Obits — April 10, 2019
Michael Brennan Coffman
Mr. Michael Brennan Coffman, age 85, of LaGrange, passed away on April 6, 2019 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. Mr. Coffman was born on October 29, 1933 in Baltimore, Maryland to the late Charles DeWitt Coffman and Katherine Luttrell Coffman. He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. Coffman received a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from the University of Miami and was the Director of Sales at the Doral Country Club for many years. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Bailey Coffman. Survivors include his children, Charlie Coffman and his wife Yoly, Vicki Garcia and her husband Jorge, Liz Mesa and her husband Joe and Teri Coffman; 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; extended family. A family time of memorial will be held. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginsfuneralhomes.com. Higgins LaGrange Chapel, 706-884-7117.
Paul R. Bugg III
Mr. Paul R. “Sonny” Bugg III, 82, of Grantville, passed away Friday, April 5, 2019, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Mr. Bugg was born January 26, 1937, in Newnan, son of the late Paul R. Bugg, Jr. and Lottie Stone Bugg. A resident of Grantville most of his life, he earned a Bachelor’s degree from LaGrange College and retired after teaching 32 years in the Coweta County School System. He was a member of the Grantville First United Methodist Church, was a Mason, and was an avid fisherman. Survivors include his wife, Kay Bugg of Grantville; daughter and son in-law, April and Kevin Lefebvre, also of Grantville; grandchildren, Morgan White and her husband David, Abigail Vance and her partner Amanda Kraupner, John Vance, Matthew Lefebvre, Mark Lefebvre. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Sharon Vance, whose husband Edmund survives; and was also preceded in death by his brother Ronald Bugg and sister in-law Sara Bugg, and is survived by their children Samantha Stitcher and her husband Brad, Robert Bugg and his wife Robin, Jeff Bugg and his wife Beatrice. A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 13, at the Grantville First United Methodist Church, with the Reverend Kory Trinrud and the Reverend Jimmy Lee officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 1 until 2 Saturday.