Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:37 pm
Funeral services for Nannie Lee Radford, 88, of Swainsboro were held Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at 3 p.m. in the Peebles-Curry Memorial Chapel with Rev. Joe Bedgood officiating. Interment followed in the Swainsboro City Cemetery. She passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, surrounded by her loving family.
Mrs. Nannie Lee Radford was born August 7, 1929, in Wadley to the late Sampson and Mary Williford Newsome. She was a homemaker, … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:35 pm
Funeral services for James Roy Morton, 74, of Garfield were held in the Chapel of Chapman Funeral Home at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, with Reverend George Archer officiating. Interment followed in the Hebron Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He passed away Monday, Oct. 23, at his residence following a brief illness.
Mr. James Roy Morton was born July 17, 1943, in Morehead City, N.C., to the late Walter … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:33 pm
Funeral Services for Earl Robinson, 68, were held in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home on Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. He entered into eternal rest on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017.
Mr. Earl Robinson was born to the late James Robinson Sr. and Geraldine Singleton-Carwell in Atmore, Ala. He grew up in Somerset, N.J. After graduating from Franklin High School in Somerset, he attended Benedict College in Columbia, … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:31 pm
Funeral services for Georgia Lee Anderson, 85, were held Friday, Oct. 27, 2017, in the chapel of Tomlinson Funeral Home at 3 p.m., officiated by David Anderson. Interment followed in the Swainsboro City Cemetery. She passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, at her residence in Swainsboro.
Mrs. Georgia Lee Anderson was born on October 9, 1932, in Bristow, Okla., to the late Aretis Haskell and Beulah Mizell Johnson. On … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:22 pm
Funeral services for Adele Strobridge, 87, were held Saturday, October 28, 2017, at 12:30 p.m. at Greater St. James Missionary Baptist Church with Reverend Stanley Moore officiating. She was called home on Monday, Oct. 23, 2017, following an extended illness.
Mrs. Adele Strowbridge was born July 6, 1930, to the late Jessie C. Strobridge and Millie Brown Strobridge. She confessed religion at an early age and became a member of … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:20 pm
Funeral services for Michael Todd Durden, 48, of Metter were held Monday, Oct. 30., 2017, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Wood Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Williams officiating. Burial was held at Antioch Cemetery in Emanuel County. He died on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2017 at his residence after a long, hard battle with leukemia.
Mr. Michael Todd Durden was preceded in death by his father, Gary Durden.
Survivors … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:18 pm
Graveside services for Syble Hutcheson, 87, of Soperton were held in Hutcheson Cemetery in Treutlen County on Friday, October 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. with Reverend John Daughtry officiating. She died Tuesday, October 24.
Mrs. Syble Hutcheson was born in Montgomery County to the late Lewis and Annie Lee Huett Hall. She was a homemaker and attended Zaidee Advent Christian Church. Hutcheson was preceded in death by her parents; husband, … Read More
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:16 pm
In Emanuel County Superior Court’s July 2017 term, Lashawn Antonio Tarver negotiated a plea of guilty on one count burglary (reduced to criminal trespass) and one count interference with government property. He was sentenced to five years probation.
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:13 pm
Emanuel County Relay for Life will meet November 2 at 6 p.m. at Franklin Memorial Library for the purpose of discussing how our community will continue the fight against cancer. If you are interested in this project, make plans to join this short meeting.
Posted by Halei Lamb | November 1, 2017 3:09 pm
Mayoral candidate Dr. Shellie Louis recently donated $500 to Community Action for Youth. The program was started three years ago.