Monthly Archives: April 2015

Gwendolyn Stegall, 60

Posted on April 30, 2015 9:09 pm by Katelyn Moore

Stegall obit   Funeral services for Gwendolyn Stegall, 60, were held Sunday, April 19, 2015 at William Grove Holiness Church at 11 a.m. with Bishop Bertha Jones officiating.

   Mrs. Stegall was born to Sinclair Tobler and the late Mable Ricks on May 12, 1954 in Wheeler County, Ga. She graduated from Swainsboro High School in 1972. She was married to the late Bobby Don Stegall. Mrs. Stegall had been a faithful and dedicated … Read More


Reeves named Green Jacket recipient

Posted on April 30, 2015 8:08 pm by Katelyn Moore

Congratulations to Daisy Reeves, who was named Pine Tree Festival Green Jacket recipient at the annual banquet this evening. She will be the Grand Marshal at Saturday’s parade. Don’t miss any of the great Pine Tree Festival events happening this weekend!


Marion Shearouse “Butch” Watson

Posted on April 30, 2015 7:07 pm by Katelyn Moore

   Memorial services for Marion Shearouse “Butch” Watson were held April 25, 2015 at the Central Methodist Church, Spartanburg. He died April 16, 2015 at Spartanburg Medical Center.

   A native of Swainsboro, he graduated from Swainsboro High School and the Georgia Institute of Technology. He was a Vice President of Spartan Mills and was preceded in death by his father, Dr. Reid Watson; mother, Virginia Shearouse Watson; and son, Marion Austin … Read More


Johnny Ray Smith, 79

Posted on April 30, 2015 5:05 pm by Katelyn Moore

   Funeral services for Johnny Ray Smith, 79, were held Monday, April 20, 2015 at 2 p.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Elder Tommy Rountree officiating. Interment followed in the Sardis Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery in Swiansboro. He died Friday, April 17, 2015 at his residence in Swainsboro.

   Mr. Smith was born in Kite to the late John Lofton and Rentha Bell Hopkins Smith and was a retired machinery operator … Read More


The Great Pine Cone Hunt is Over!

Posted on April 30, 2015 5:05 pm by Trey Cox

All entries are now in for the Great Pine Cone Hunt. Who will it be?? Tune in tomorrow for the results!


Charles Seabrough, 68

Posted on April 30, 2015 3:03 pm by Katelyn Moore

Seabrough obit   Funeral services for Charles Seabrough, 68, were held Sunday, April 19, 2015 at 3 p.m. at the Greater St. James Baptist Church with Rev. Stanley Moore officiating. He died Tuesday, April 14, 2015 following an extended illness.

   Mr. Seabrough was born October 2, 1946 in Emanuel County. He attended Emanuel County public schools and was a well-known brick mason by trade. He was a very gifted singer and for many … Read More


Pine Tree Festival T-Shirts Are Here!

Posted on April 30, 2015 3:03 pm by Katelyn Moore

Pine Tree T   If you would like to purchase a Pine Tree Festival t-shirt, visit Citizens Bank and see Becky Wilkerson on the teller line. They are $10 each or two for $15.


John C. Samples, Jr., 67

Posted on April 30, 2015 1:01 pm by Katelyn Moore

   Funeral services for John C. Samples, Jr., 67, were held Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 10 a.m. at Living Worship International Ministries in Decator with Pastor Richard Johnson and Pastor Veronica Johnson officiating. Interment was held Monday, April 20, 2015 at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. He died Wednesday, April 8, 2015.

   Mr. Samples was born December 11, 1947 to Mr. and Mrs. John Carl Samples, Sr. in Swainsboro. He … Read More


Eugene Curtis Pope, 94

Posted on April 30, 2015 11:11 am by Katelyn Moore

   Eugene Curtis Pope, 94, of Soperton, died Monday, April 13, 2015 at Scott Health and Rehab. Interment was in Westview Cemetery in Soperton.

   Mr. Pope was born in Laurens County, where he grew up, and lived in Soperton for most of his life. He was of the Church of God faith. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was retired from the Georgia Department of Transportation. He … Read More


Southland Insurance is moving!

Posted on April 30, 2015 9:09 am by Trey Cox

On Monday, May 4th, Southland Insurance is moving to 212 Mable Avenue, Swainsboro, directly across from Walmart Garden Center. Stop by then to see Mitch Proctor, Penny Woods and Matt Hart! For more information, call Southland at 478.237.7500.


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