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Neal Harris

Neal Harris, 85, of Covington, passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016. Harris retired from the Army National Guard after 35 years, where he worked as ...

June 17, 2016 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Louise Fraser Cook

Louise Fraser Cook, age 96, passed away on June 15, 2016. Louise was born in and grew up in Atlanta, GA. She attended North Avenue ...

June 16, 2016 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Ms. Janice Cheney

Celebration of Life

June 12, 2016 | Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home | OBITUARIES


Tremayne Marcell Johnson

Homegoing Celebration

June 12, 2016 | Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home | OBITUARIES


Carolyn Harris

Carolyn Harris, 75, of Covington, passed away June 6, 2016. Harris was a member of the First Baptist Church, in Social Circle, and former member ...

June 07, 2016 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Earnest (Bro) Johnson

In Loving Memory

June 06, 2016 | Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home | OBITUARIES


Eugene ‘Gene’ Lee McCord

Eugene "Gene" Lee McCord, 76, formerly of Covington, passed away Saturday, May 28, 2016. He was born in Newton County, graduated from Newton County High ...

June 06, 2016 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Sibyl Bowman Thompson

Sibyl Bowman Thompson, 87 of Oxford, passed away June 5, 2016. Thompson was a longtime member of Salem United Methodist Church where she faithfully attended ...

June 06, 2016 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Gail Parker

Gail Parker, age 62, of Covington, passed away May 31, 2016. A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, June 11 ...

June 01, 2016 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


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Katherine W. Alliston

Mrs. Katherine W. Alliston, 96, of Oxford passed away Aug. 15, at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle. She was preceded in death by her husband Tommy Alliston and her parents George Murza and Ovie Elizabeth (Freeman) Wilson.

Mrs. Alliston was accomplished at crocheting, needlepoint and cross stitching. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church and was retired from Belk Department Store in Covington.

August 16, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


T.J. Bell

Mr. T.J. Bell of Monticello, 26, passed away Aug. 13. T.J. loved his son Hunter dearly and loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed music, writing poetry, always lived life to the fullest and loved his Lord. T.J. was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Riley Henry Jackson and paternal grandparents Billy Gene and Lillie Mae Bell.

Survivors include his son Hunter Bell; parents Billy and Angela Bell; sister and brother-in-law Cynthia Bell and Andrew Rogers, all of Monticello; brother and sister-in-law Billy and Candi Bell of Covington; grandmother Mary Ann Jackson of Monticello; aunts ...

August 16, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Adell Digby

Mr. Adell Digby, 91, passed away Aug. 16. Mr. Digby was briefly employed by Bibb Manufacturing Company, before opening Digby Trim Shop which he owned and operated for 28 years. He ran the Porterdale Recreation Department for a number of years, and served as custodian for County Line Baptist Church for 17 years. While at County Line Baptist he taught the fourth grade Sunday school class.

He enjoyed deer hunting, and often composed and wrote lyrics, music, poems and short stories. He played several musical instruments and sang Christian and country music.

August 16, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


James William Lassiter

Dr. James William (Bill) Lassiter, 92, of Covington, passed away Aug. 12, at Dogwood Forest Assisted Living, in Gainesville.

August 14, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


James William Lassiter

Dr. James William (Bill) Lassiter, 92, of Covington, passed away Aug. 12, at Dogwood Forest Assisted Living, in Gainesville.

The son of Elwood Gray and Georgia (Salter) Lassiter, he was born in 1920 in Covington. Dr. Lassiter graduated from Covington High School and received his bachelor's degree in animal husbandry from the University of Georgia in 1941. He received a reserve commission as a 2nd Lt. in the 9th Calvary, one of two regiments of the Buffalo Soldiers in the U.S. Army. In 1943, he was ordered to the Pacific and served on Guam until World War II ...

August 14, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Sandra Womack

Mrs. Sandra Diane Womack of Porterdale, died Monday, Aug. 6, at her home. She was born on March 12, to Edward and Mildred Thompson.

August 11, 2012 | Wheeler Funeral Home | OBITUARIES


Mary Ellington

Mrs. Mary Henry Ellington, 87, a lifelong resident of Newton County, passed away Aug. 9. She was a member of High Point Baptist Church.

August 11, 2012 | Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home | OBITUARIES


Barbara Annette Aiken

Barbara Annette Aiken died peacefully with her family at her side on Aug. 5. She was born in Jackson in 1932. She was the daughter of Howard and Ruth Greer of Jackson. In 1949, she married William Roy Aiken Jr. of Covington.

August 07, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Sandra Womack

Sandra Diane Womack of Porterdale, GA died Monday, August 6, 2012 at her home. She was born on March 12, 1953 in Porterdale, GA to Edward and Mildred Thompson.

August 07, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Ms. Bettye Tribble

Bettye Tribble, of Oxford passed away August 4, 2012 at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle, Georgia. She was born March 23, 1923 in Monroe to the late Dr. and Mrs. E.L. Tribble. Ms. Tribble was a loving and devoted mother, aunt and friend, she was also a longtime member of Allen Memorial United Methodist Church.

August 04, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Melvin R. Whaley

Mr. Melvin R. Whaley, 71, of Covington, passed away July 31. Mr. Whaley was a veteran of the United States Army, and served his country during the Vietnam War. He worked for Mobil Chemical for 25 years, before retiring as a supervisor at the age of 54. He enjoyed NASCAR, golf and wrestling. Mr. Whaley was a loving, devoted father and grandfather. He was preceded in death by his parents Kenneth and Dixie (Sutton) Whaley and his son Terry McCullers.

August 02, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Gladys Beatty Wessling

Mrs. Gladys Beatty Wessling, 78, of Mansfield, died Thursday, July 26, at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle. The daughter of John Daniel Beatty and Emma Lou Tindell Beatty, she was born in 1933 in South Berlin, Tenn. She worked for a number of years at the Griffin Insurance Agency in Morrow until her retirement in 2005. While in Morrow, she was an active and beloved member of the Saint Augustin's Episcopal Church. She moved to Mansfield in 2008 where she attended the Mansfield United Methodist Church. She was a kind, gentle and compassionate woman as well as a woman ...

August 02, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Mary Rachels

Mrs. Mary Rachels died Aug. 1. The daughter of Walter H. and Sally Cox, she was born in Jefferson County. For the 24 years she lived in Covington, she was a member of the Sergeant Newton DAR chapter and the First United Methodist Church. Mrs. Rachels enjoyed walking with Nell Nixon and working with ceramics at Turner Lake. She was preceded in death by her husband Wesley Rachels.

August 02, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Rita Labowicz

Mrs. Rita Labowicz, 56, passed away July 29 at her home in Covington. Mrs. Labowicz was preceded in death by her parents Charles and Betty Hinman and brother, Joseph Hunt. She loved to spend time with her grandson Christopher. She also enjoyed spending time with her dogs Nina and Daphne, and shopping.

August 02, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


Monty Lee Kite

Mr. Monty Kite, 53, of Covington died July 28 at Emory Hospital in Atlanta. He was born January 26, 1959, in Newton County. Mr. Kite was the son of Roy Lee Kite and is survived by his mother Clara Kite, son Rodney Kite, daughter Misty Kite, brothers Wade Kite and Wes Kite and sister Lisa Miller, all of Covington. Mr. Kite has three grandchildren and several aunts and uncles.

August 02, 2012 | Staff Report | OBITUARIES


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