Dorothy Mae Post, 74, of Winston, died Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018.

Linda Joyce McKinnon, age 69, of Douglasville, GA, formerly of Tampa, FL, passed away on Monday, January 15, 2018. She was born August 31, 1948 in Jacksonsille, FL, daughter of the late Robert Eugene Waldrep and the late Mary H. Smith Waldrep. Linda retired as a Senior Administrator at Hewle…

Cora Plunkett Tush passed away on January 13, 2018. She was born on July 19, 1949 and was preceded in death by her parents, Effie and Ewell Plunkett; brother, John David Plunkett; and sister, Estelle Plunkett.

Mr. James Cris Hoskins, 49, of Lithia Springs, died Friday, Jan. 12, 2018.

Mr. Billy Clyde Austin peacefully entered his heavenly home on January 14,2018 following a brief illness. Billy was born on October 9, 1933, the son of Clyde Asbury Austin and Irma Nona Robbins Austin. He resided on the family farm for 79 years. Farming was the only occupation he had known o…

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Richard Dennis “Ricky” Blair, age 59, of Villa Rica, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018. He was born in Douglas County, Georgia on March 31, 1958, the son of Mary Frances Cox Blair and the late Leon Alfred Blair. Ricky has worked for Greystone Power Corporation for 28 years as a Right-of…

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Mrs. Billie Jean Lawler Hollis, age 83, of Winston, Georgia, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018. She was born in Atlanta, GA on June 11, 1934, the daughter of the late Roy Lawler and the late Clestelle Bryant Lawler. She was a homemaker and of the Methodist faith.

Mr. Jason Lee Kidd, 42, of Douglasville, died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018.

Mr. Gary Vincent Brown, 61, of Lithia Springs, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018.

Robert Owen “Coochie” Jacobs, age 59, of Douglasville, passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018. He was born on September 16, 1958 in Austell, Georgia, son of the late William Tommie Jacobs, II and the late JoAnn Sanders Jacobs. Coochie loved roller skating, drag racing and driving dump tru…

Mr. Cecil Leroy Newman, age 81, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018. He was born February 17, 1936 in Villa Rica, Georgia. Mr. Newman retired as a school bus driver for Clayton County School System. He loved spending time with his family and enjoyed gardening. Mr.…

Flora Bea Jenkins Wilkie, age 74, of Douglasville, passed away January 8, 2018. She was born in Searcy County, Arkansas on February 14, 1943, the daughter of the late William B. Jenkins and the late Martha Gifford Jenkins. She graduated from Morrilton High School in 1961. She was a Pecking I…

Mr. Leo Johnny Blasczyk, age 85, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018. One of 14 children, he was born April 21, 1932 in Pulaski, Wisconsin. Mr. Blasczyk was a Veteran of the U.S. Army, having served his country in the Korean War. He retired from Lockheed with 35 y…

Ernest Fielder Jr., 94, of Villa Rica, formerly of Douglasville, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at the Golden Memorial UMC, 6903 James D. Simpson Ave., Douglasville, GA 30134. Dr. Gregory Williams, Pastor, and Eulogist. Interment will fo…

Doris H. Moore, age 88, of Douglasville passed away Sunday, January 07, 2018. She was born in Sylacauga, AL on December 17, 1929, daughter of the late Earl John Hendrix and the late Ollie Arizona Dixon Hendrix. Doris retired after 40 years of service with AT&T, and she was a member of He…

Mrs. Mildred James Dukes, age 88, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away January 11, 2018. She was born on June 7, 1929 in Douglas County.

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Anna Bethke, 94, of Douglasville, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018.

Doris Moore, 88, of Douglasville, died Jan. 7, 2018. Private graveside services were held on Jan. 11.

Mr. Jason Lee Kidd, 42, of Douglasville, died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018.

Lynda Hester, 70, of Douglasville, died Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018.

Mrs. Violet (Vicky) June McCreary 81, of Moberly, Missouri, formerly of Villa Rica, Georgia, died Friday, 5 Jan. 2018 in San Pedro, CA.

Mrs. Ruth “Marvene” Parson Williams, age 89, of Temple, passed away, Tuesday, January 9, 2018. She was born January 26, 1928 in Paulding County, the daughter of the late Mr. Marvin Bealor Parson and the late Mrs. Flora Mae Judkins Parson. Mrs. Williams was a skilled seamstress, a wonderful c…

Lonnie Lee Koen, 64, of Douglasville, died Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018.  

James Roger Smith, 63, of Lithia Springs, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.  

Mr. Davis Neal Meherg, 80, of Carrollton, died Monday, Jan. 8, 2018.

Linda Ann Lumpkin, age 68, of Smyrna, GA, formally of Wilmington, OH, passed away Monday, January 8th under the care of Hospice, after a short battle with cancer. Linda approached the battle with the strength and determination to fight, and in the end, with courage and acceptance. Linda was …

Mr. Douglas M. Chatham Sr., 79, of Acworth, formerly Douglasville, died Saturday, Jan. 6, 2017.

Essie Charlene Bruns, 81, of Lithia Springs, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.

Mr. David Louis Kaiser, 84, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018. He was born April 26, 1933 in Baltimore, Maryland, the son of the late Mr. Karl Kaiser and the late Mrs. Marion Longfellow Kaiser. He married Judith Dziedzic on July 18, 1959 in Florida. He served in …

Ernest Fielder Jr., 94, of Villa Rica, formerly of Douglasville, died Monday, Jan. 1, 2018.

Violet June McCreary, formerly of Villa Rica, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2018.

Mrs. Sally Cosby Smith, 65, of Villa Rica, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017. She was born March 20, 1952 in Carrollton, Georgia the daughter of the late Mr. Henry Harold Cosby and the late Mrs. Frances Horne Cosby. She was a homemaker and devoted to her family.

Ms. Jacquelyn McCarty Crawford, age 69, of Carrollton, passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Carrollton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Quinton Gary Parks, 70, of Douglasville, died Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017.

Ruth Mandt, 74, passed away Friday, December 15, 2017.

Mrs. Sally Cosby Smith, 65, of Villa Rica, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017.

Quinton Gary Parks, 70, of Douglasville, died Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017.

Austin J. Hamrick, age 83, of Winston, passed away Saturday, December 30, 2017. He was born in Douglas County, Georgia on October 29, 1934 son of the late Jack Glen Hamrick and the late Louise Tyson Hamrick. Austin was a 1953 graduate of Douglas County High School. Following high school, Aus…

Mr. James Edward Johnson, 85, of Villa Rica, died Saturday, Dec. 30, 2017.