Obituaries

Obits — November 10, 2019

Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Mary Lou Russell Gray A Time to Be Born: Mary Lou Russell Gray was born October 22, 1958 in LaGrange, Georgia to Willie Bridges and the late, Louise Russell. A Time to Be Gain: She accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior at an early age. A Time to Be Planted: She was educated in Troup County Schools System and attended East ...

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Obits — November 8, 2019

Higgins Sammy Lanier Moore Sammy Lanier Moore, age 67, of LaGrange, passed away on Tuesday, November 5th, 2019 at WellStar West Georgia Hospice. He was born in LaGrange, Georgia on June 7th, 1952 to the late Sam Moore and Agnes Patterson Harris. The family will receive friends for visitation on Friday, November 8th, 2019 at Higgins LaGrange Chapel from 6:00 ...

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Obits — November 6, 2019

McKibben Sgt. Billy Joe Maxwell SGT Billy Joe Maxwell, of Hogansville, was killed in action near the Chosin Reservoir in North Korea on November 30, 1950. As American and United Nations troops pulled back during this battle and were never able to return to that area, SGT Maxwell was not recovered. However, in 2018 the North Koreans released the remains ...

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Obits — November 3, 2019

Higgins James Irvin Robinson Mr. James Irvin Robinson, age 70, of LaGrange, passed away on October 30, 2019 at the WellStar Kennestone Hospital. Mr. Robinson was born on September 24, 1949 in Lee County, Alabama. His parents, Harvey and Gladys Taylor Robinson preceded him in death. Mr. Robinson proudly served his country in the United States Navy and worked for ...

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Obits — November 1, 2019

Higgins Betty Sue Houk (Phelps) Mrs. Betty Sue Houk, of LaGrange, passed away on October 31, 2019. She was born in Jetson, Kentucky to the late Albert and Elsie Phelps. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Houk is preceded in death by her husband, Richard Houk; her son, Charles Jeffrey Green; her brothers, Charles Eugene Phelps and Leo Clinton Phelps. ...

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Obits — September 18, 2019

 McKibben  James R. Farmer Mr. James R. Farmer, 82, of Hogansville, passed away Friday, September 13, 2019, at Wellstar West Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Farmer was born October 2, 1936, in LaGrange, son of the late Jim and Beatrice Grizzle Farmer Powell. A veteran of service in the U.S. Navy, he retired as a service man from Newnan Utilities and ...

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Obits — September 15, 2019

Higgins Sally Louise Burt Harrison Dr. Sally Louise Harrison, age 68, of LaGrange, passed away on September 5, 2019. She was born on May 7, 1951 to the late Jackson Burt and Lorraine Bishop in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her brother, Samuel Burt.  Survivors include her husband, Joseph Miller; sons, Jeff ...

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Obits — September 13, 2019

Higgins Mae Dean Stewart Johnston Mae Dean Stewart Johnston, of LaGrange, passed away on September 10, 2019 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. She was born on May 5, 1925 to the late Olin Stewart and Lily Mae Stone Stewart in Randolph County, Alabama. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Albert Thomas Johnston, ...

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Obits — September 11, 2019

Higgins Barbara Ann Shaw Mrs. Barbara Ann Shaw, of LaGrange, passed away on Saturday, September 7, 2019 at the Florence Hand Home.  She was born on December 30, 1933 in Roanoke, Alabama to the late Bryan Landers and Carrie Lee Jones Landers.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Shaw is preceded in death by her husband, James Jasper Shaw; brothers, Jimmy Landers and Albert ...

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Obits — September 8, 2019

Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Nell Rachell Dowell “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith.” — 2 Timothy 4:7  Nell Rachel “Virginia” Dowell, affectionately known as “Gin” was the eighth child of ten children born to the late Emmett and Mildred Boykin on October 13, 1947 in Bremen, Georgia. She was educated in the Heard ...

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