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.
Many church members at Cornerstone United Methodist Church at Thomas Crossroads in Coweta County again this year braved cold temperatures to produce the sixth annual drive-thru nativity, “The Greatest Gift,” presented Dec. 7-10. Photo/Ben Nelms.
Frigid temperatures notwithstanding, the annual Newnan Christmas parade through the city’s downtown area on Dec. 9 brought out a flood of spectators, all bundled up and ready for the excitement that always comes with the annual spectacle. This parade entry even provided its own snow. Photo/Ben Nelms.
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 […]
The Reverend Raymond J. Greiner age 87, of Peachtree City went to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 9, 2017. He was born on April 6, 1930, in Altoona, Penn., to the late Edwin and Alice Greiner. Raymond is a veteran having served in the United States Army. He also ran for the United […]
Patricia Jane “Patty” Lyden (née Hale), loving mother, grandmother, sister, and friend, passed away December 7, 2017 in Griffin, Ga. She is preceded in death by her parents Maynard George Hale and Pollyanna Pozniko Hale. Patricia is survived by her son, Matthew Lyden; grandson, Andrew Batko-Lyden; brother, Arthur Hale and his wife, Frances; stepmother, Constance […]
Mr. Cecil Richard Harrison, age 79, of Fayetteville, passed away on December 3, 2017. Mr. Harrison was born on July 16, 1938 to the late Everett and Clemmie Harrison. Along with his parents, Mr. Harrison is preceded in death by his two brothers: Rex and Raymond Harrison. He is survived by his wife: Alice Harrison […]
Over the next two weeks, Fayette’s churches will be filled with the sounds of the season. The young string players of the Fayette Fiddlers will present beautiful Christmas music at Carriage Lane Presbyterian Church in Peachtree City. The free concert is on Tuesday, December 12 at 6:30 pm. Join us for this family event. Information […]
Rayford B. Smith, 83, of Fayetteville, went to be with the Lord on December 2nd 2017. He was born in Bainbridge Ga. to William and Susie Smith. Rayford was a Marine in the Korean War and retired from USPS. He was a member of Community Bible Church and past Deacon of Riverdale First Baptist. He […]