Obituaries

Obits — Monday, December 31, 2018

Higgins Micheal Lewis Parham Micheal Lewis Parham, age 59, of LaGrange, passed away on December 17, 2018 at his residence. He was born on November 27, 1959 to the late Lewis Kimsey Parham and Beulah Matheson Parham in Seneca, South Carolina.  His parents preceded him in death.  Mr. Parham was Baptist by faith. Survivors include his son, Mitchell “Mitch” Parham; ...

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Obits — Monday, December 24, 2018

Higgins Lawrence Wayne “Larry” Johnson Lawrence Wayne “Larry” Johnson, age 86, of LaGrange, passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. He was born on May 03, 1932 to the late Paul Johnson and Verdie Mae Smith Johnson in LaGrange. Mr. Lawrence loved the outdoors, he loved to dance, and never met a stranger. He ...

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Obits — Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Striffler-Hamby Rayfield “Ray” J. Relihan Mr. Rayfield “Ray” J. Relihan, 98, of LaGrange, GA passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Wellstar Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Relihan was born November 28, 1920 in Walpole, NH, son of the late Dennis and Catherine Relihan.  He graduated from Stevens High School in Claremont, NH and from Embry-Riddle University.  He was a U.S. Army ...

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Obits — Monday, December 17, 2018

Striffler-Hamby Rayfield “Ray” J. Relihan Mr. Rayfield “Ray” J. Relihan, 98, of LaGrange, GA passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at Wellstar Hospice LaGrange. Mr. Relihan was born November 28, 1920 in Walpole, NH, son of the late Dennis and Catherine Relihan.  He graduated from Stevens High School in Claremont, NH and from Embry-Riddle University.  He was a U.S. Army ...

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Obits–Friday, December 14

Striffler Hamby Joseph William “Joe” Spradlin Mr. Joseph William “Joe” Spradlin was born August 1, 1969 to the late John William “J.W.” Spradlin and Gaynelle Johnson Spradlin. He was employed with Duracell as an Electrician and was a dedicated member of Roper Heights Baptist Church. Joe loved the Lord, his wife, son and entire family. He was passionate about the ...

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Obits–Wednesday, December 12

McKibben Harold Kenneth Spradlin Mr. Harold Kenneth Spradlin, 89, of Hogansville, passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018, at his home. Mr. Spradlin was born April 6, 1929, in Hogansville, son of the late George and Corrie Mae Hay Spradlin. A U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War, he retired from Bellsouth and also owned and operated Spradlin Cabinet Shop for ...

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Obits–Monday, December 10

Striffler Hamby Evelyn Barfield Jordan Evelyn Barfield Jordan’s earthly life ended at Arbor Springs Health and Rehab Center December 4, 2018. She was born in Finleyson, Georgia June 3, 1935 to the late Alton and Pauline Barfield. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband James L. Jordan, her son James L. Jordan, Jr., and ...

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Obits–Friday, December 7

Hunter-Allen-Myhand Johanna Batcha Stark Johanna Batcha Stark, 91, of LaGrange, Georgia, died Monday, December 2, 2018, at Hospice LaGrange. Jo was born December 2, 1927, in New York, daughter of the late John Batcha and Anna Batcha. Jo and her family moved to Lagrange in 1961. She joined St. Mark’s Episcopal Church and opened In Clover Restaurant with her husband. ...

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Obits–December 5, 2018

Striffler Hamby Martha Ruth Yarbrough Martha Ruth Yarbrough, 79, of LaGrange, GA passed away November 30, 2018 at Wellstar West Georgia Hospice. Mrs. Yarbrough was born June 12, 1939 in Sargent, GA to the late Curtis Franklin Holloway and Erma Ruth Cook Holloway. She retired from Playtex, Inc after many years of service and was a member of Wehadkee Baptist ...

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Obits–December 3, 2018

Striffler Hamby Sally Ann Hester Sally Ann Hester, 88, of LaGrange, GA peacefully passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Florence Hand Home. Mrs. Hester was born April 11, 1930 in LaGrange, GA to the late Edgar Word Smith and Docie Pearl Kirby Smith. She retired from Playtex, Inc. after many years of service and was a member of First ...

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