Betty J. Mallett, of Covington, passed away January 10, 2014, at the age of 82. A homemaker and mother of three, she loved her family dearly. She volunteered with the Hospital Auxiliary and was involved with the Women's Club and PTA. She enjoyed amateur art and gardening. Mrs. Mallett was preceded in death by her parents, William T. and Lelia (Harrison) Martin; and brothers, Wayne H. Martin and James Martin.
Marshalene Cromer Love, of Covington, died Thursday, January 9, 2014, at Piedmont Hospital. She was born June 1, 1937, in Royston, Ga., to Jim and Gertrude Cromer.
Mrs. Margaret Blomberg, age 92, of Conyers formerly of Stone Mountain passed away Thursday, January 9, 2014. She was born July 22, 1921 in Glasgow, Scotland to the late Ebenezer and Margaret Barrie Bauchop. Mrs. Blomberg retired at age 72 from Bank of America. After her retirement she worked for ten years as the church secretary at Prospect United Methodist where she was also a member. Mrs. Blomberg attended church with her daughters at both First Baptist Church of Conyers and at The Church at Covington. She was preceded in death by her husband Arthur Blomberg and her son Bob ...
Saleta Lunsford, age 70, a lifelong resident of the Covington and Social Circle area passed away Saturday, January 4, 2014. She was born in Porterdale on July 27, 1943 to the late Horace and Magnolia Barnes Lunsford. Saleta retired from Bellsouth and was a loving mother, grandmother and friend. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and loved going to the beach. Ms. Lunsford was preceded in death by her brother H. Lamar Lunsford. She is survived by her daughters Nona Findley of Social Circle, Nikki Fountain of Oxford and Nina and Gregory Pickett of Covington and 6 grandchildren. She ...
Mr. Elisha "Junior" Hardy, age 79, of Covington passed away at his residence Wednesday, January 8, 2014. He was born October 8, 1934 in Jasper Georgia to the late Elisha Frances and Lillie Mae Carter Hardy. Mr. Hardy was an avid outdoors man who enjoyed gardening, animals, especially feeding the fish in the pond behind his house, and enjoyed going to flea markets and thrift stores. He owned and operated Hardy's Citgo in Social Circle for many years. Mr. Hardy was preceded in death by his wife Gloria Kay Hardy and his grandson Andy Harville.
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 is survived by her husband Dean Phillips of Mansfield and their children; Lisa and Tim Wayt of Mansfield, Angie Phillips and Mickey Cook of Porterdale ...
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.
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.
Zachary Matthew Sarvis, 29, a beloved son, was called home on Thursday, September 12, 2013, to be with our Lord Jesus Christ.
Jimmy Ray Payne of Covington passed away September 10, 2013, at the age of 79. Mr. Payne was born in Porterdale to the late Ardell and Eva (Jones) Payne. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Gussie Lou (Ivy) Payne, and his brother, Ardell Payne Jr.
Crystal Anne Taner, age 54, of Monticello passed away September 10, 2013. She was born September 4, 1959 in Covington, Georgia to the late Anne King. Crystal was a loving person whose motto in life was "Peace, Love and Happiness". She loved spending time with her family and friends; she enjoyed photography and arranging flowers. Crystal is survived by her longtime boyfriend Mike Cole of Monticello, her father Buddy Coyner and his wife Margaret of Oxford, her son Courtlee Wilton Taner of Madison, her daughters Tiffany Nichole Smith and her husband Justin of Mansfield and Cassie Anne Taner of Madison ...
Mikey Ingle, age 36, of Porterdale, formerly of Conyers and Covington, passed away September 7, 2013 at his residence. He was born in Fort Bragg, NC and grew up in the Conyers and Covington area. Mikey was a loving father, son, brother and friend he was always giving to others of his time, love and friendship. He attended Solid Rock Baptist Church. Mikey is survived by his children Michael Ingle, Jr. Jordan Ingle and Danielle Ingle all of Conyers his mother and step father Cindy and Tim Maughon of Covington, his father Robert and Betty Jean Ingle of North Carolina ...
Mrs. Lucille Hall, age 91, of Monroe passed away September 10, 2013 surrounded by her loving family. Born January 18, 1922 in Section, Alabama to the late Wiley and Mary Rooks Stewart, she was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great-great grandmother. Mrs. Hall enjoyed cooking, baking and gardening. She loved spending time with her family; she was of the Baptist faith and a member at Youth Baptist Church. Mrs. Hall was preceded in death by her husband Melvin Hall, her son Edwin Thomas Hall, her daughter Linda Ann Golden and her grandson Bryan Cotner.