Jill Foddrill Jackson, 87

Jill Foddrill Jackson, 87, stepped over on March 14, 2017 in Peachtree City, Ga.  Jill was born in Mitchell, Ind. to the late John A. and Eulah Carpenter Foddrill. Jill graduated from DePauw University. At DePauw she met the love of her life, Bob Jackson, and the two of them enjoyed a life of travel, […]

William Beaudry Farrell, of Peachtree City

William Beaudry Farrell, formerly of Cortland, N.Y. and Raleigh, N.C. passed away peacefully at his apartment in Peachtree City, Ga. on March 17, 2017. He was born Dec 5, 1925 in Cortland, N.Y. to the late Frank and May Beaudry Farrell. William and Marie Braun were married June 16, 1951 in Cortland N.Y. They moved […]

Paul Henry Steadman, 65

Paul Henry Steadman, 65, passed away on Thursday, March 16, 2017. He was born on February 4, 1952 in Atlanta, Ga., son of the late Dr. Henry Eugene and Ruth Cowart Steadman.  Paul was a long-time police officer for the City of East Point and a member of Prince of Peace Lutheran Church. Paul was […]

Storytellers honor trailblazing women

Storytellers honor trailblazing women

The National Women’s History Project has selected a timely theme for 2017’s Women’s History Month: Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Business. In celebration, the Southern Crescent Storytellers and the Friends of the Peachtree City Library are sponsoring a storytelling program featuring stories from and about trailblazing working women right here in our own community. […]

Grace Burke Wood, 97

Grace Burke Wood, 97, passed away on March 12, 2017, at Southland Health and Rehab in Peachtree City, Ga. She was born on November 27, 1919 in Millen, Ga. to the late Mandon Joseph Burke and Ola Mae Norris Burke. Grace grew up in Millen and attended Jenkins County Schools. After high school she went […]

A Fayette Woman event celebrating women’s successes

A Fayette Woman event celebrating women’s successes

Dr. Adrienne Johnson (standing), retired Coca Cola executive, moderated the panel, “Secrets of Her Success,” at the inaugural Fayette Woman LIVE on Saturday, held at the Pinewood Atlanta Studios Production Centre in Fayetteville. Panelists included (L-R) Kim Jones, manager of the Fayetteville Belk store, Tameca White, county clerk of Fayette County, Judy Suitor, owner of […]

Public invited to Christian City Open House March 16

Public invited to Christian City Open House March 16

If you’re like most people who live or work on the south side of metro Atlanta, you have heard of Christian City. Some know about the 52-year-old nonprofit’s mission to care for abused and abandoned children, while others know Christian City as a faith-based senior living community. To celebrate newly completed renovations to the Assisted […]

Susan Sylvia Casavan, 74, of Fayetteville

Susan Sylvia Casavan, 74, of Fayetteville passed away March 13, 2017. Susan was preceded in death by her husband, James Bernard Casavan, who passed away in 2011, and her parents, Ralph and Anna Sylvia. She is survived by her daughter, Sarah Casavan; sons, James Casavan and Travis Bruce; brother, Ralph Lawrence Sylvia; and sister, Sally Miko. She was a devoted wife, […]

Ask Father Paul – Best advice for young people

Answers to your questions about life, religion and the Bible Dear Father Paul: I am a college student just starting my life as an adult. I read your column and respect your wisdom. So what is the one, single, best piece of advice you’d give a young person like me? — Matt Dear Matt: Thank […]

Heritage’s WinShape kickoff week runs through March 19

Heritage’s WinShape kickoff week runs through March 19

Campers at last year’s camp participate in LaCrosse, one of the 21 skills to be offered at WinShape Camp at Heritage Christian Church this summer. Camp is set for July 10 to 14. Photo/Special.   Kickoff is this week for this summer’s WinShape Day camp at Heritage Christian Church in Fayetteville. Registration opened Sunday and […]