Every year the CARE (Children at Risk in Education) Angel Tree project collects gifts to fulfill the Christmas wishes of students in the Fayette County Public School System whose families are struggling to make ends meet. Above, warehouse supervisor Ron Ross (center) and two of his staffers help load Angel Tree gifts on to trucks […]
Anna Marie Young-Hooks was born November 27, 1928, in Meridian, Mississippi, to the late Bishop Roy Lee Young, Sr. and Estella Oatis-Young of Meridian, Mississippi. Anna transitioned peacefully on December 5, 2017. Days prior to her death she celebrated her 89th birthday surrounded by family and friends. Anna graduated in May 1946 from Mississippi Industrial […]
“She is clothed with strength and dignity, and she laughs without fear of the future.” There are no truer words than Proverbs 31:25 to describe the spirit of Gladys Moore Williamson. Born in LaGrange, Georgia during the height of World War I, Gladys lost her father to that war at just four years of age. […]
Rebecca S. (Sue) Slagle, 87, of Fayetteville passed into eternity on November 28, 2017. Sue was born in Richmond, Ky. on April 29, 1930, to the late Richard and Lucy Parks into their family of fourteen children. She graduated from Madison County High School in Richmond, Ky. and from Georgetown College in Georgetown, Ky. In […]
Mrs. Bobbie Foles of Peachtree City passed away December 11, 2017. She is survived by her husband, Willie Foles of Peachtree City; children, Shelby Foles and his wife Ellen of Rex; Cindy Bradley and her husband Larry of Peachtree City; Selina Dailey and her husband Clark of Fayetteville; grandchildren, Ryan Foles and his wife Michelle; […]
J.C. Booth 8th Grade Chorus students performed seasonal music at the Georgia Governor’s Mansion on Dec. 5. They were treated to a tour of the mansion by First Lady Mrs. Sandra Deal and enjoyed refreshments after their concert in the ballroom. The Booth Chorus director is Ms. Kara Post. Photo/Submitted.
Members of the Braelinn Elementary School chorus in Peachtree City were in the holiday spirit at the school’s annual chorus concert. Photo/Submitted.
These two children were two of the many who visited with Santa during the Dec. 3 Tree Lighting event at Shamrock Park in Tyrone. Photo/Tyrone Recreation Department.
Dr. Robert Elton Johnson, Jr. passed peacefully into the arms of his Lord at 9:06 p.m. on Monday evening, December 4th, 2017. Born November 18, 1933, he ran a magnificent race until the distinguished age of 84. He is survived by his devoted wife of 61 years, Joy Le Anne Emery Johnson, and his four […]
Mary Frances Bingham, 72, loving mother, grandmother, and sister, of Brooks, passed away December 7, 2017. She was born in Anniston, Ala. on April 9, 1945 to the late Mr. Irving and Mrs. Tommie Lee Cox. She was very involved in the lives of her children and grandchildren. Mary was preceded in death by her […]