Martille T. Floyd, a lifelong resident of Newton County, passed away December 7, 2015, at the age of 95. Mrs. Floyd retired from Bibb Manufacturing ...
Vianne Kelly Peay of Oxford passed away December 12, 2015, at the age of 57. A devout Christian, Vianne enjoyed knitting, gardening, reading, following politics ...
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Doby E. White, 86 of Covington, passed away Monday, December 7, 2015 at home. He was born in Decatur to the late Oscar and Annie ...
Coach Wilbur "Bo" Fisher, 79 of Oxford, passed away Sunday, December 6, 2015 at Emory University Hospital. He was born in Porterdale to the late ...
Clara King, of Social Circle, died September 29, 2015. She retired from Tucker High School where she worked in the cafeteria for many years. Clara was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Lee King; son, Edward S. King; parents, George W. and Vera Watson Smith; brother, James Blissett. Surviving are son, Walter Phillip King, of Social Circle; sister-in-law, Barbara Ann King Carter, of Social Circle; grandsons, David King Saladino, and George W. King; many nieces and nephews.
Stephen Andrew Chambers, 59, of Covington, passed away September 27, 2015. Andy was a faithful member of Canaan Baptist Church. In 58 years, he never once missed a Sunday School class. While in high school, Andy began working for The Covington News, and it was there that he met his wife, Cathy. Following his employment with the newspaper, he worked for Naylor for 30 years, before his most recent service at Marshall's Distribution Center. He enjoyed vegetable gardening and was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting and working with the cows and horses at his farm. It was ...
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Mr. Stan Shannon, 72 of Covington, passed away peacefully at home Tuesday, September 22, 2015. Stan was born in Athens to the late Grady and Doretha Lewis Shannon. He was a former owner/operator of Monroe Auto Brokers.
Jill Elizabeth Beck Bramble, age 39, of Roswell passed away September 20, 2015. She was born January 19, 1976 in Tucker, Georgia. Jill graduated from Gatewood Academy in Eatonton in 1995 and from Brenau College for Women in 1999. She worked as a corporate recruiter in and around the Atlanta area her entire career. Jill enjoyed vacationing at the beach and loved her family and friends very much. She was preceded in death her father, Dr. Earl Beck.
Donald Glen Bollinger loved to tell stories. Until his death on September 21, 2015, at age 87 while at home after an extended illness, he regaled family, friends and caregivers with stories of experiences and adventures.
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Kelly Reese Stewart, 53, of Conyers, passed away Thursday, September 17, 2015 at Southwest Christian Care in Union City, Georgia. Kelly was born in LaGrange, Georgia. to Don and Beverly Reese Stewart. She was a graduate of Georgia State University. Kelly was a P.E. teacher at Richard B. Russell Elementary School for 29 years. She was a member of Salem United Methodist Church for most of her life. Kelly was a collegiate athlete where she played softball, loved all things outdoors, biking, kayaking and hiking. She especially loved her family. Kelly is preceded in death by her brother Pat ...
Ret. TSgt. Charles Leon Slaton, Sr., age 77 of Griffin, passed away Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at Spalding Regional Hospital.
Edna Knapp, of Newborn, passed away September 6, 2015, at the age of 88. She enjoyed crocheting, reading, playing bingo and her Atlanta Braves. However, her favorite thing was being at the ballfield watching her great-grandkids "play ball." Edna was a very special lady who was loved by many. She was preceded in death by her husband, Calvin Knapp; and parents, Edwin and Stella Tamm.
James "Jimmy" Douglas Womack, 68 of Porterdale, passed away peacefully at his home, Wednesday, August 26, 2015. He was born in Porterdale to the late Felton and Mary Lewis Womack. Jimmy was a loving husband, father, Papaw, brother and friend. He was the most kind hearted man you would ever know, always took care of everyone he met. Jimmy loved the lake, fishing and working in his garden. He is preceded in death by his parents, his loving wife of 41 years Sandy Womack in 2012, son Harold Womack, and daughters Tammy Daniels and Lisa Womack.
Tandy Annette Haney Hall, 55, of Rutledge, Georgia passed away August 22, 2015. Annette was born in Atlanta to T.A. and Eleanor Haney. Annette was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Addy Hall.
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