Obituaries

Louis M. Werner, 88, of Ohatchee, Ala.

Funeral services was Thursday, Aug. 23, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church for Louis M. Werner, 88, of Ohatchee, Ala.

Father Gray Bean officiated. Burial was at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012 at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Roslindale, Ma. Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services is directing.

Mr. Werner was a native of Boston, Ma. and served in the Army from 1946-1947. He was employed as a mechanic with Northeastern/Delta Airlines for 40 years. He loved traveling, photography and was a model train buff. Read More»

Robin Messer Tucker, 54, of Brooks

Robin Messer Tucker, 54, Brooks, Ga., died Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012.

She was preceded in death by her father, Horace Ransom Messer and is survived by her husband, Charles Howell Tucker M.D., daughters, Bunny Tucker, Roxann Tucker and Scarlett Tucker, mother, Ann Messer Healey, sisters, Lisa Messer Timmons and Melanie Messer Harris, nieces, Suzanne Timmons, Baylor Harris and Scout Harris, nephews, Jeffrey Timmons and Kyle Harris Timmons.

Robin's greatest passion was loving her family. She was an intensely loyal friend and found the cheerful side of life at every turn. Read More»

Alan Jeffrey Blackburn, CDR USNR-(Ret), age 58

Jeff Blackburn passed away in his sleep Friday Aug.17, 2012 following a short illness. He was 58 years old.

Born in Oakland Calif. on Feb. 23, 1954, Jeff graduated from the University of California, Berkeley and was commissioned an Ensign in the US Navy. Read More»

James Theodore Sanders, 78, of Fayetteville

James Theodore Sanders (J.T.) of Fayetteville Ga. was born on Aug. 27, 1933, he left this earthly life on Aug. 18, 2012.

James was born in Taylor County, Ga. and was reared in Thomaston, Ga. and had lived in Fayetteville Ga. since 1972. Prior to that he lived in Atlanta Ga.

He was proceeded in death by his parents Katie Martin Sanders Small and Benjamin Franklin Sanders and his sister Hazel Ussery. He took his final breath in the loving arms of his beloved wife Betty and daughter Debbie who he adored. Read More»

Glinda Garland of Moreland

Mrs. Glinda Garland of Moreland passed away Aug. 16, 2012.

She was the owner of New and Used Bargains in Newnan and is survived by her husband, Gary Garland of Moreland; mother, Bessie Petty of Sargeant, GA; sons, Ricky Davenport and his wife Sharon of Palmetto; Max Wood of Moreland; sisters, Bonnie Cheek of Sargeant; Linda Mitchell of Tyrone; brother, Joey Cheek and his wife Tara of Sharpsburg; grandchildren, Andy Davenport; Brittany Davenport; Austin Davenport; Brandon Knapp; Tatum Knapp and Stormy Mickler. Read More»

Lewis Doyle Griggs, age 75, of Newnan

Mr. Lewis Doyle Griggs, age 75, of Newnan, passed away at his home on August 7, 2012. He was born in Fayette County on November 14, 1936 to the late James Lewis Griggs and Estelle Parrott Griggs.

Doyle is survived by his wife, Harriette Padgett Griggs; children, Gary Lewis Griggs, Gayla Griggs Agrifolio and Greta Griggs Hannah (Darrell); grandchildren, Joshua Aaron Hannah, Courtney Lauren Hannah and Brooke Nicole Wayman; niece, Jennifer Thomas Hopper (Jon) and great nieces, Emma and Ella Hopper. He was preceded in death by his sister, Beverly Griggs Thomas. Read More»

Theo Cooley Scott, 75, of Peachtree City

Theo Cooley Scott

Theo Cooley Scott is now in Heaven with his Lord and Savior. He is safe in the arms of Jesus having left his earthly body on Monday, August 13, 2012. He fought bravely for 4 months against a killer disease known to us as Cancer and won the battle. Now his body is whole again, clean, healthy and pain free. We are the ones who lost. Theo was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-granddaddy. He was also a loving brother and loyal friend to many. Read More»

Nancy Sue Rosch Brown, 71, of Jonesboro

Mrs. Nancy Sue Rosch Brown, of Jonesboro, Ga., passed away on August 7, 2012, at the age of 71.

She was a loving and supportive wife, mother, "Grandma", "Nana Brown", and friend to many. Her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren were the apple of her eye. Nancy was by her husband's side as they raised their family, and worked together to turn a small family chiropractic practice, into a household name with locations throughout Georgia. She was a faithful member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Stockbridge. Read More»

Etha Cook, age 85, of Newnan

Mrs. Etha Cook, age 85, of Newnan passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2012.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Hulan Cook and is survived by her daughter, Debbie Marjenhoff and husband, Buddy of Newnan; sister, Carolyn Welch of Newnan; grandchildren, Brian Simmons, Greg Simmons, Andrew Marjenhoff, all of Newnan; 3 great grandchildren.

A funeral service was held Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home with Dr. David Chancey officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. Read More»

Jerry L. Darby of Fayetteville

Mr. Jerry L. Darby, loving husband, father and grandfather, of Fayetteville, passed away Wednesday, August 8, 2012.

Mr. Darby was a graduate of Campbell High School. He was an Airborne Ranger in the U.S. Army serving in Korea. He retired from Owens Illinois Glass Company and was a longtime member of Flat Creek Baptist Church in Fayetteville. Like Christ he served others and was a Godly example to many. He will be missed by all who knew him, but not forgotten. Read More»