Mrs. Dorothy Jean Rosa Olivia Edwards, daughter of the late Elder and Georgia Ward, was born February 15, 1925, in Eatonton, Georgia. Dorothy was the fourth child of four siblings. She also had a step-mother, Sophie Ward, and three step-sisters. After moving to Atlanta, Dorothy met and married Ralph Edwards in 1951, and together they had five children. In 1957, Dorothy started studying the Bible with Callie Owens and in 1961, she symbolized her dedication to Jehovah God at Yankee Stadium, ... Continue Reading.
Mrs. Tanya A. Yearta, age 35, of Bowdon, Georgia died suddenly on August 12, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 pm on August 26 at Crossroads Church, 5960 Stewart Parkway, Douglasville. ... Continue Reading.
Margaret Ann Mills, age 84 of Douglasville, died Wednesday, August 3, 2017. She was a CNA with Brian Center Nursing and Rehab, and also a homemaker. ... Continue Reading.
The staff of West Georgia Crematory is honored to have been entrusted with the arrangements for Mr. Martino. Following his cremation, no services are scheduled at this time. ... Continue Reading.
Mr. Bobby Lucas, age 71, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away suddenly on June 19, 2017 surrounded by his loving family. In his spare time, he enjoyed automobile racing, rebuilding engines, and his passion was anything related to seafood. Mr. Lucas is preceded in death by his parents, Joel & Mabel Lucas. He leaves to cherish his loving memory, his loving wife, Beverly Lucas; sons, Ray Tate and Brandon Lucas; daughters, LaTonya Lucas, Colleen Davis and Yolanda Coachman; step-sons, Andre ... Continue Reading.
Mr. Harold Paul Tillander, age 64, of Temple, Georgia, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on June 5, 2017. Mr. Tillander is preceded in death by his parents, George and Sarah Tillander. He leaves to cherish his loving memory, his sisters, Edna Sullivan and Susie Carrigan; and brothers, Steve Tillander and George Tillander. Mr. Tillander was retired from the historic Fox Theater in Atlanta, spending over thirty years as a restoration painter. Following his cremation, his family ... Continue Reading.
Ms. Tulisia Lee Carroll, age 39, of Dallas, Georgia, passed away on May 25, 2017. Ms. Carroll is the daughter of Tracy & Rita Carroll. In her spare time, she loved being outdoors surrounded by nature. She also enjoyed fishing and gardening. She is survived by her parents; her children, Adam Grimm, Matthew Grimm, and Haley Grimm; and a host of family, loved ones and friends. The family invites you to join them for a Celebration of Life Service on Tuesday, May 30, 2017 at 6:00 pm in the Chapel ... Continue Reading.
Mr. Phillip Lamar Jeffares, age 65, of Carrollton, Georgia passed away on May 24, 2017. Following his cremation, no services are schedule at this time. Please send all expressions of sympathy to the family directly. ... Continue Reading.
It is with great sadness and regret that we announce the death of our longtime friend and colleague, Mr. Scotty Chastain, age 58, of Memphis, Texas formerly of Carrollton, GA & Polk County who passed away May 17, 2017 in Texas. Scotty Chastain was born on July 16, 1958 in Polk County, GA to William Doyal Chastain and Bonnie Smith Chastain. He worked most of his life as a funeral assistant. He was a member of the West Georgia Funeral Association as well as a member of the Masonic ... Continue Reading.
Woodrow Wilson Rowland, age 84 of Atlanta died Saturday, May 13, 2017. A celebration of life service will be held 1:00 pm, Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Decision Point Church, 5450 Campbellton Road, Atlanta, GA 30331. ... Continue Reading.