Refrigeration firm moves headquarters from Peachtree City to Fayetteville

Refrigeration firm moves headquarters from Peachtree City to Fayetteville

Peachtree City-based commercial refrigeration and cold storage firm Cool Runnings International (CRI) will be moving its corporate headquarters to Fayetteville. The site off Ga. Highway 85 North is expected to open in late 2018, with the potential for a mixed-use development on adjacent property coming in 2020. Above, graphic of planned headquarters building. There is […]

Thieves bust into dozen vehicles, steal one with motor left running

Thieves bust into dozen vehicles, steal one with motor left running

The period of Dec. 29 through Jan. 5 included 11 entering auto incidents in Peachtree City, nine of which occurred at Camden Peachtree City Apartments off Ga. Highway 54 West. Eight of the nine entering auto incidents at Camden occurred on Dec. 29. Officers found that each of the vehicles had a window broken out, […]

Lt. Colonel (Ret.) James Donald Martin

Lt. Colonel (Ret.) James (Jim) Donald Martin, husband, father, brother, and friend, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018. He had been fighting Parkinson’s Disease for the last 10 years. Jim recently celebrated his 77th birthday on December 8th. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Clyde and Louise Thomas Martin, sister Carolyn […]

Margaret Anne Hendricks, 84

Miss Margaret “Meg” Anne Hendricks, 84, passed away at Ashley Glenn Assisted Living in Peachtree City, Ga. on January 5, 2018. Meg Hendricks was born on December 12, 1933 to Dr. Herman Hendricks and Mrs. Helen Combs Hedger Hendricks in Nashville, Tenn.  Growing up in Knoxville, Tenn. and Richmond, Ky., she was valedictorian of her […]

Elizabeth S. Brunner, 90, of Peachtree City

Elizabeth S. Brunner, 90, of Peachtree City, and formerly of Arlington, Virginia passed away on December 26, 2017 at Southwest Christian Hospice. Elizabeth is survived by her daughter, Karen B. (James) Esteppe of Peachtree City; sons, Thomas E. (Susan) Brunner John R. (Felice) Brunner, both of Arlington, Virginia; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces […]

Russell E. Hudson, Jr., 83

Russell E. Hudson, Jr., 83, passed away December 25, 2017. A native of Columbus, Mississippi, son of the late Russell E. Hudson, Sr. and Eva Byrd Fraser Hudson, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran and a retired employee of Toyota Material Handling USA and a former employee of Nissan North America (Industrial Div.) Surviving are […]

William Dan McGee, of Peachtree City

William Dan McGee of Peachtree City, Georgia passed away on January 1, 2018 at the age of 89. He was born on September 1, 1928 in Thomaston, Georgia to Elmo and Fannie Lee McGee.  He grew up in Thomaston and attended elementary and high school there. He enlisted in the U. S. Army Air Corps […]

Gerald E. Carr, Jr., 89, of Peachtree City

Gerald E. Carr, Jr., 89, of Peachtree City, passed away January 2, 2018. Captain Jerry was born on April 10, 1928 in Youngstown, Ohio, but spent most of his life in Peachtree City, Georgia.  He served his country in World War II and Korea in the United States Marine Corp.  He joined Delta Airlines in […]

Charles Marshall Wilson, age 78

December 14, 1939 – December 30, 2017  Today he went home to be with his Heavenly Father, Chuck Wilson who was a Godly Man, Family Man, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Uncle, and Friend.  He loved life and his family to the fullest. Chuck is survived by his wife, Sue; daughter, Holly; grandsons, Cameron and Kyle; and […]

Roy Lynn Mathis, age 74, of Peachtree City

Roy Lynn Mathis, age 74, of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away peacefully on December 30, 2017 under the loving care of his wife, Anna, and the tender care of Southwest Christian Care Hospice. Originally from San Marcos, Texas, Roy’s early career in Sr. Management in the heavy construction field, moved him to LA, San Francisco, […]