Celebration of Life
Mrs. Louise Shropshire, 89, of Covington passed away Dec. 4, at the age of 89. Mrs. Shropshire was considered a good friend by many people. She cherished her family dearly and will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Lanny Moody of Covington, 54, beloved husband, father and grandfather, died suddenly Dec. 3. Mr. Moody was born in Covington in 1959. He had many passions in life, one of which was sharing the gospel and bringing people to Christ. Through his outgoing personality and his comedic skills, he demonstrated God's love through fun and laughter and was able to touch so many lives through his ministry, Upside Down Comedy.
Celebration Of Life
Celebration of Life
Billy Hugh Aaron of Covington passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at the age of 81.
Walker Sams Kirkpatrick, 82, of Covington, passed away Dec. 2, 2013. Mr. Kirkpatrick was a member of High Point Baptist Church but often attended Gaithers United Methodist Church in Covington. He loved his family dearly and will be missed by those who knew and loved him. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen B. Kirkpatrick; parents, Robert and Maggie (Loyd) Kirkpatrick; and his sister, Myrtle Harper.
Sandra Smith, 69, of Mansfield passed away Nov. 30, 2013. Ms. Smith worked 48 years for Yates Insurance Agency as an agent and office manager. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She enjoyed reading, especially at the beach, and was an avid NASCAR fan. Ms. Smith was preceded in death by her parents, Branson Farr and Jessie Dean Smith, grandson James Harley Smith, great-grandson Justin Chase Moon, and sister Betty Faye Smith.
Celebrating The Homegoing
Mrs. Sue Brewer, age 62, of Mansfield passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013. She was born June 7, 1951 in Kelleytown Community of Henry County to the late Charles Albert and Nellie Sue Wilkerson Ellington. Mrs. Brewer enjoyed fishing, going to flea markets, antique stores and shopping. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Mrs. Brewer was preceded in death by her husband Joe Brewer.
In Loving Memory
Celebration of Life
Earl Elsworth Goddard, 91, of Decatur passed away Nov. 19. He was a veteran of the United States Army and proudly served his country as a paratrooper during World War II. Mr. Goddard was of the Southern Baptist faith and cherished his time reading his Bible. He enjoyed meeting new people and talking about horses. Mr. Goddard was a strong, independent man who loved life and his family, especially his wife Mary and ...
James Daryl Ford, age 59, of Mansfield, passed away after a two-and-one-half year battle with cancer.
Celebrating The Life
Carrie Inez Wilson, of Covington, passed away Sept. 27, 2013, at the age of 91. She devoted her life to her family and her God. Mrs. Wilson was a member of Newton Baptist Church and the Ambassadors Sunday School Class. She enjoyed cross-stitch, embroidery, quilting, tending to her flowers and writing. A fabulous cook, she was famous for her fried peach pies. Collecting porcelain dolls was a hobby that brought her much joy. ...
Homegoing Celebration For Ms. Elizabeth R. Albert
W.K. Lunsford Jr., 90, of Covington, passed away Sept. 22. Mr. Lunsford was a decorated veteran of the United States Army Air Force, served his country during World War II and completed more than 35 combat missions over Europe. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Covington, but had attended Covington First United Methodist Church for many years with his wife, Mary.
Homegoing Celebration For Ms. Carolyn Evonne Jenkins (Boot Boot) Thursday, September 26, 2013 1:00 P.M. Crosspointe Baptist Church 252 Byrd Road, Oxford , Georgia 30054 Rev. Allan Posey, Pastor, Eulogist Assisted By Others. Ms. Carolyn Evonne Jenkins (Boot Boot) was born March 10, 1969 to the late Mr. Thomas L. Jenkins, Sr. and Mrs. Obera Sims Jenkins. Born in Newton County, she was the seventh of nine children. God called Carolyn home September 17, 2013. ...
Richard J. Katenkamp, 81, of Covington, passed away Sept. 22. Mr. Katenkamp was a commercial draftsman for 50 years. He faithfully served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War and also served in the Naval Reserve.
Mr. Gary Douglas Ingram Sr., 71 of Mansfield, died Sept. 23 at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle. Mr. Ingram was born in Thomaston, the son of the late Aubry and Lenora Morris Ingram. He was a retired machinist with Nunley Tool & Die Company and enjoyed golf, fishing and woodworking, and he loved "dog."
Mrs. Sally G. Phillips, age 74, of Mansfield passed away September 21, 2013 at Newton Medical Center. She was born March 9, 1939 in Opelika, Alabama to the late John Henry and Nonnie Mason Colson. Mrs. Phillips was of the Baptist faith and a member at Cornish Mountain Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing; she was an Atlanta Braves and University of Alabama fan. Mrs. Phillips was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She ...
Charles Williams of Oakwood, Ga., formerly of Covington, passed away Sept. 21, 2013, at the age of 68.
Michael David Roberds, of Covington, passed away Sept. 19, 2013, at the age of 18. Michael David was a loving son. He was a graduate of Alpha Omega High School in Covington, and he attended Eastridge Community Church and The Orchard Church in Loganville. Michael David enjoyed all types of fishing, jet skiing and loved all sports. Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Kathryn "Katbird" and Mark Lord of Covington; father, Michael Roberds of Loganville; ...
Homegoing Celebration For Ms. Bertha Mae Morris September 10, 1937~September 16, 2013 Saturday, September 21, 2013 11:00 A.M. Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Newborn, Georgia Rev. Vincent Casey, Pastor Rev. Annette Nash, Eulogist Assister By Others Obituary Ms. Bertha Mae Morris (Tootsie) was ...
The family of Etha Kathleen (Wilson) Carter Johnson announces the permanent relocation of the "Happy House." Born in 1915, in Walton County, Mrs. Johnson celebrated her heavenly flight at the age of 97 on September 15.
Barbara Rachel Shepherd Johnson, 77, of Covington, passed away Sept. 15. Mrs. Johnson was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Covington, for more than 50 years. Her dedication to her church included serving as an elder, participating with the Circle Lady Bible Study, and working with the finance committee.
Sterling Burney, 77, of Covington, passed away Sept. 12, 2013. Mr. Burney was a member of Almon Baptist Church for 54 years. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy. Mr. Burney was a loving father and friend and enjoyed gardening and traveling. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Essie Ruth Fuller Burney; parents, Roy and Frances Burney; and brothers, Larry and Jerry Burney. Survivors include his wife, Mary Lou ...
Zachary Matthew Sarvis, 29, a beloved son, was called home on Thursday, September 12, 2013, to be with our Lord Jesus Christ.