Mr. Thomas Wade Duke, 50, of Carrollton, Georgia, died Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Melba Patterson Huff, 81, of Bowdon, Georgia, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018. Robert (Bobby) George Huff, age 83, of Bowdon, Georgia, passed away Friday, May 18, 2018.
Little Miss Zola Storm Sears of Carrollton, Georgia, infant daughter of Amanda Adams-Butler and Thearon Benjamin “Jamie” Sears, passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. In accordance with the family’s wishes, the body will be cremated and a private memorial service will be planned at a later date.
Betty Bartlett Davis was born in 1927 in Wedowee, Alabama, to the late James Donald and Addie Lou Roop Bartlett. Her grandparents were the late Mr. and Mrs. Daniel M. Bartlett and the late Mr. and Mrs. George W. Roop of Bowdon, Georgia. She was married to Dr. John W. Davis, a professor of history, from 1959 to 1976.
Mr. Wesley Andrew “W.A.” Dingler, 70, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Saturday morning, May 12, 2018. He was born Dec. 6, 1947, in Carroll County, Georgia, the son of the late Melvin G. Dingler and the late Thelma L. Hunt Dingler.
Mrs. Annie Ruth Hall Wester, 96, of Villa Rica passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018. She was born June 7, 1921, in Villa Rica, the daughter of the late Mr. Martin Alonzo Penzon Hall and the late Mrs. Flora Miriam Layton Hall.
Memorial service for Mr. Radie P. Green of Villa Rica will be Saturday, May 19, at 11 a.m. at the Mount Prospect Baptist Church Chapel in Villa Rica with Dr. James E Potts, pastor, officiating.
Baby A’Riyah Thornton Bynum, 6 months old, daughter of Aaron Bynum and Naliyah Thornton, died May 8, 2018. Services will be Thursday, May 17, at 1 p.m. at Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel.
Evelyn Tallent Baxter Tamplin, 98, of Carrollton passed away May 13, 2018. She was born Sept. 29, 1919, in Centre, Alabama, daughter of the late L.W. Tallent and the late Exie Lee Ashley Tallent.
Dr. Dean Beaury Talley, 76, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Saturday morning, May 12, 2018, at Tanner Medical Center. He was born March 6, 1942, in Carroll County, Georgia, the son of the late Beaury Aaron Talley and the late Loyce Delia Dean Talley.
Mr. Hugh Lee Young, age 95, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018. He was born March 11, 1923 in Carroll County, Georgia, the son of the late Charlie B. Young and the late Parrie Potts Young. He was a WWII Army Air Corps veteran, having enlisted and entered service on October 20, 1942. On his 27th mission, his plane was shot down on December 28, 1943. He was taken as a Prisoner of War and was held in a German POW camp for 18 months.
Larry G. Griffin was born in Glennville, Georgia, to Slater Griffin and Eardean Griffin. He was one of five siblings: Lt. Col. Evelyn Griffin, Clyde Griffin (wife Madalyne Griffin), Maridean Waters (Fiance’ Dail Moore) and Herman Griffin (wife, Becky Griffin).
Linda “Gayle” Yates, age 72, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at her residence. She was born January 14, 1946, in Carroll County, Georgia, the daughter of the late Earl Rigsby and the late Vera Doris Ward Rigsby.
Baby Kelsey Williams-Chism, 5 months old, daughter of Fredrick Chism Jr. and Shalynne Williams, died May 6, 2018. Services will be Friday May 11, at 4 p.m. at Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel.
Baby A’Riyah Thornton Bynum, 6 months old, daughter of Aaron Bynum and Nalliyah Thornton, died May 6, 2018. Services will be Thursday May 17, 2018 at 1 PM at Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel.