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Harvey Lee Anglin

Mr. Harvey Lee Anglin, age 83, of Covington passed away March 31, 2015.  He was born September 1, 1931 in Atlanta, Georgia to Albert Thomas and Elizabeth Payne Anglin.  Mr. Anglin enjoyed racing and is a member of The Georgia Racing Hall of Fame.  He raced at the Peach Bowl, Lakewood and Sonoma.  Mr. Anglin retired from General Motors and was a member of UAW Local 34.  Mr. Anglin was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather who together with his wife personified family and were role models for not only their family but for all that were blessed ...

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Mrs. Marion Crenshaw Henderson

Mrs. Marion Crenshaw Henderson, age 85, of Covington passed away March 28, 2015.  She was born November 3, 1929 in Walton County, Georgia to James Leonard and Mary Irene Chandler Crenshaw.  Mrs. Henderson was a people person; she worked as a cashier for many years, first at the Old Hickory House and then for Jim Stalvey at both the Crest Restaurant and Stalvey’s Restaurant.  She was the oldest member of Solid Rock Baptist Church and volunteered at the food ministry every week.  Mrs. Henderson was a loving wife, mother, grandmother great grandmother, great-great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend.  She ...

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Posted: mar. 28, 2015 8:40 p.m.
Mr. Willie Oscar McKibben Jr.

Mr. Willie Oscar McKibben Jr.

Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.

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Posted: mar. 27, 2015 8:39 a.m.
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Mr. Willie Oscar McKibben Jr.

Mr. Willie Oscar McKibben Jr.

Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home Inc.

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Posted: mar. 27, 2015 8:39 a.m.
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Eric Ellington

Mr. Eric Ellington, age 57, of Monticello formerly of Covington passed away March 24, 2015.  He was born June 1, 1957 in Covington, Georgia to Charles Aaron and Nellie Wilkerson Ellington who have preceded him in death.  Mr. Ellington retired from Golden State Foods in Conyers.  He loved to travel, enjoyed fishing and loved spending time with his family. 

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Posted: mar. 24, 2015 3:37 p.m.

Betty Lou Wolf Morris

Betty Lou Wolf Morris, 69, of Covington, died Wednesday, March 18, 2015 at Newton Medical Center. Mrs. Morris was born to the late Joseph and Lulumae Craig Wolf in Sharon, Pennsylvania. Mrs. Morris worked at the Georgia Department of Agriculture for 12 years. She enjoyed ceramics, crocheting, and spoiling her grandchildren.

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Posted: mar. 20, 2015 1:38 p.m.

Ricky Gray

Ricky Gray of Covington, passed away March 19, 2015, at the age of 52. Ricky and his wife, Donna, shared a very special love for each other. A wonderful husband, father, grandfather and son, he was respected by all who knew him. Ricky was a very patient, kind and genuine person. He loved animals and had a special way with them. Ricky will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him. He was preceded in death by his father, Richard M. Gray, Sr.

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Posted: mar. 19, 2015 4:29 p.m.

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