Constance Lee Vincent Warr, 78, of Fayetteville

Constance Lee Vincent Warr, 78, of Fayetteville, Ga. passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. She graduated from Russell High School in East Point, Georgia in 1957, and then graduated from Georgia State College for Women in Milledgeville, Georgia.  Connie taught Mathematics at Russell High School and French at Headland High […]

Franklin Delano Jackson, 78, of Fayetteville

Franklin “Frankie” Delano Jackson, 78, of Fayetteville passed away on March 26, 2018 at his home after a lengthy illness. He was born on September 21, 1939 in Ponce, Puerto Rico to the late Pedro and Juanita Jackson.  He was a retired sheet metal mechanic at Delta Air Lines.  He proudly served his country in […]

Jerry Blanchard Ray, Sr., 89, of Fayetteville

Jerry Blanchard Ray, Sr., 89, of Fayetteville passed away March 27, 2018. Jerry was born on January 30, 1929 in McColl, South Carolina to Walter James and Claudia Ann Lee Ray. In 1985, he retired after 30 years of service with General Motors Lakewood Assembly Plant. He loved gardening and fishing and was a faithful […]

Marcy Curry Williams, 73, Fayetteville, Ga.

Marcy Curry Williams, 73, Fayetteville, Ga.

Longtime Peachtree City Recreation Department administrator and Atlanta property manager Marcy Curry Williams, of Fayetteville, passed away on Saturday, March 24. Marcy was born Marisela Alegret in Puebla, Mexico on July 9, 1944. Her father, Juan was originally from Spain and was forced to leave during the Spanish Civil War. Marcy’s parents divorced when she […]

Thomas W. Sheddan, 83, of Fayetteville

Thomas W. Sheddan, 83, of Fayetteville, Ga., passed away March 14, 2018 with his wife, Sue, by his side. He was the youngest of six children, born February 23, 1935 in Knoxville, Tenn. to Luora Gould Sheddan and Lillian Elizabeth Wolfe. Tom graduated from East High School, Cleveland, Ohio in June 1953, proudly served in […]

Robert Willis Farmer, 92

Robert “Bobby” Willis Farmer, 92, of Suwanee passed away on March 20, 2018. He was born in Morrow, Ga. on November 5, 1925 to the late Arthur and Nell Farmer. He proudly served his country during World War II in the United States Army, and spent his 46 year work career at Otis Elevator Company […]

Treehouses approved as residences, businesses in Fayetteville

Treehouses approved as residences, businesses in Fayetteville

City changes rules to allow you to live in canopy or ‘tiny homes’ Want to live in a treehouse? Then come to Fayetteville, specifically to Pinewood Forest. The Fayetteville City Council on March 15 approved revisions to the Pinewood Forest development agreement dealing with the size and number of accessory buildings on residential lots and […]

Piedmont Fayette Hospital expands with wellness center at Pinewood Forest

Piedmont Fayette Hospital expands with wellness center at Pinewood Forest

Groundbreaking ceremonies held March 16 for the Piedmont Wellness Center at Pinewood Forest in Fayetteville will soon lead to the construction of a 60,000 sq. ft. medically-integrated wellness center that will be open to the public. Above, March 16 groundbreaking activities for the Piedmont Wellness Center at Pinewood Forest in Fayetteville included, from left, Pace […]

36 acres on North Hwy. 85 gets commercial-residential zoning

36 acres on North Hwy. 85 gets commercial-residential zoning

A proposal to rezone approximately 36 acres on Ga. Highway 85 North in Fayetteville for commercial and residential uses received unanimous approval from the Fayetteville City Council at the March 15 meeting. Above, the Fayetteville City Council hears a presentation. Photo/Ben Nelms. Currently zoned single-family residential, C-3 (highway commercial), rezoning was approved for the commercial […]