Visitation and funeral service for Mrs. Evelyn Margaret Barrett Gibbs, 98, will be Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, at Rainwater Funeral Home in Bowdon, Georgia. Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. (Eastern time), with the funeral service at 3 p.m. (Eastern time) with Dr. Barry Cosper and the Rev. T.J. Morgan officiating.
Carolyn Raye Fincher Ledbetter of Muscadine, Alabama, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017, in a local health facility. She was born in Bremen, October 19, 1937, daughter of the late Isaac Joe Fincher and Sara Elizabeth Boggs Fincher.
Mr. Kenneth Lamar Ledbetter, age 69, of Temple, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017. He was born April 19, 1948, in Atlanta, the son of the late Mr. Ernest William Ledbetter and the late Mrs. Lorraine Donaldson Ledbetter Glover.
Thomas Emile Spencer of Bremen passed away Friday, September 22, 2017, at his residence. He was born in Houston, Texas, January 17, 1947, son of the late Thomas Spencer and Sylvia Gonzalez Campbell.
Mrs. Alice Ruth Turner, age 73, of Temple passed away on Tuesday, September 19, 2017. Mrs. Turner was born on Thursday, November 4, 1943, in Cleburne County, Alabama. She was the daughter of the late Melvin Earnest Smith and the late Levada (Skinner) Smith.
Dr. James Donald Hawk, age 86, died Friday, September 15, 2017, at his home in Statesboro, Georgia. Born in Heard County near the town of Centralhatchee, he was the son of Robert E. Hawk and Maude McWaters Hawk.
Mr. Harold Lloyd Calhoun, age 89, of Carrollton passed away Monday, September 18, 2017. Mr. Calhoun was born in Bowdon, Georgia, on October 3, 1927. He was the son of the late Landon and Ivydell Calhoun.
Roger Louis Abbott, affectionately known as Bubba, passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017, at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton. He was born May 22, 1963, in Carroll County, Georgia, the son of the late Robert L. Abbott and the late Lois Jean McRae Faulkner.
Dorothy “Dot” Marion Stripling Steed, age 89, of Roopville, Georgia, passed away Monday, Sept. 18, 2017. She was born June 18, 1928, in Carroll County, Georgia, the daughter of the late Lafayette Allen Striplin and Jennie Lee Cammon Striplin. She was the owner and operator of Dot’s Beauty Shop.
Dewey Frontis Garvin, age 83, of Franklin, Georgia, passed away Sept. 16, 2017. He was born Sept. 18, 1933, in Aiken County, South Carolina, son of the late Dewey Garvin and Alma Scott Garvin.
Betty Joyce Stephens, 85, of Carrollton, Georgia, died Thursday, September 14, 2017. She was born March 26, 1932, in Fulton County, Georgia, the daughter of the late Clarence Johnson and the late Gertrude Childers Johnson.
Mary (Beth) Elizabeth Bowman of Buchanan passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017, in an Anniston, Alabama, hospital. She was born in Byron, Georgia, August 10, 1955, daughter of Durwood Fuller and the late Gladys White Blakley.
Mrs. Hazel Ruth Ivey Camp, age 90, of Villa Rica passed away Wednesday, September 13, 2017. She was born January 21, 1927, in Carroll County the daughter of the late Mr. William Lee Ivey and the late Mrs. Mary Clifti Broadwater Ivey.