chattooga County Local Emergency Planning Committe meeting

The Chattooga County Local Emergency Planning Committee will be held a the Chattooga County Civic Center on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at 8:15 a.m.  All current members, local law enforcement and elected officials are encouraged to attend.

Mrs. Barbara Jean Gill Obit (M)

Mrs. Barbara Jean Gill, age 67, of LaFayette, GA, died Monday, June 12, 2017, at the home of her daughter.
 
Mrs. Gill was born May 10, 1950, in Fort Payne, AL, daughter of the late Joe Willis Galloway and Verna Virginia Shankles Galloway.  She attended the Faith Worship Center, and prior to her retirement, was employed with Mount Vernon Mills.  Mrs. Gill was a loving mama, nanna, and mother-in-law.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Gill; sister, Beverly Green; brothers, Edward Galloway and Wayne Galloway.
 
Mrs. Gill is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Rebecca and Kenny Clark, Regina and Eric Hurley; brothers and sister-in-law, Danny and Andrea Galloway, Roger Galloway; sisters and brothers-in-law, Katherine and Bobby McCarty, Sandy Timmons and Brian Steele; grandchildren, Joshua and Tori Smallan, Joseph Smallan, Chelsey Smallan, Zack Clark, Katie Saine, Nathan Clark, and Erica Hurley; great-grandchild, Lawson Saine.
 
Funeral services for Mrs. Gill will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, June 16, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Russell Swafford and Rev. Gary “Bucky” Brown officiating.  Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery.  Active pallbearers will be Kenny Clark, Joshua Smallan, Joseph Smallan, Eric Hurley, Danny Galloway, and Lake Smith.  Honorary pallbearers will be Jeff Sitton, Donnie Smith, Doug Gill, and the staff at Harbin Clinic Dialysis Center of Summerville.
 
Mrs. Gill will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. Thursday, June 15, 2017.
 
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Barbara Jean Gill who passed away on Monday.

ARCC Meeting

The next ARCC meeting will be held on Tuesday, June 13th, 5:30 at the Senior Center on Senior Drive. The public is always invited to attend.

Bee Keeper

Everyone is invited to hear Mary Cahill-Roberts speak at the June 13  Chattoga Beekeepers meeting.  Mary is a Master Beekeeper and past president of the GA Association of Beekeepers.  The meeting wilk be held at the Ag Building at 7 pm.

Probate Office Closed Next Tuesday for Training

Judge Jon Payne announces that his office will be closed on Tuesday June 13th for training….

 

Mr. Albert Reynolds “Cotton” Ingle Obit (M)

Mr. Albert Reynolds “Cotton” Ingle, age 90, of Jamestown, AL, died Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at the Cherokee Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Mr. Ingle was born December 3, 1926, in Menlo, GA, son of the late John W. and Rosa Reynolds Ingle.  He served as a Deacon and Sunday School Teacher at the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church # 1, and prior to his retirement, was employed with General Electric.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Grace Ingle; sisters, Bertha Mitchell and Gertrude Maples; brothers, T. J. Ingle, Wesley Ingle, Billy Ingle, and Ernest Ingle.

Mr. Ingle is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Gwynne and Nancy Ingle; daughter and son-in-law, Rebecca and Phil Whisenant; a brother, Earl Ingle; grandchildren, Kristy Hammond, Monica Whisenant, and Trent Whisenant; great-grandchildren, CarolAnn Cash and RosaLee Hammond.

Funeral services for Mr. Ingle will be held at 2:00 P.M. (E.S.T.) Friday, June 2, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ronald Berry and Rev. George Moses officiating.  Interment will follow in the Moseley Cemetery.  Active pallbearers will be Larry Ferguson, Gene Agan, Stanley Koonce, Tim Hogg, Art Choate, and Glen Campbell.  Honorary pallbearers will be Danny and Helen Burnett, Billy and Denise Crowe, Denise Harris, Jan Carr, Don Ballard, Tommy Ballard, and the staff of Cherokee Health and Rehabilitation Section 5.

Mr. Ingle will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. (E.S.T.) Thursday, June 1, 2017.

Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Albert Reynolds “Cotton” Ingle who died on Tuesday. 

 

Mr. Johnny Franklin Jenkins Obit (C)

Mr. Johnny Franklin Jenkins, age 79 of Trion, Georgia formerly of Dalton, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the Floyd Medical Center.

 

Mr. Jenkins was born in Monroe County, Tennessee on November 4, 1937,  son of the late Leslie Marsellus Jenkins and Ella Carolyn Van Winkle Jenkins.  He was a member of the Harvest Worship Center in Trion, was retired from Brown Printing and was an avid and talented stringed instrument musician.  In addition to his parents, Mr. Jenkins was preceded in death by infant twins, Terry and Perry Jenkins; brother, Robert James Jenkins and sister, Lula Mae Reed.

 

Mr. Jenkins is survived by his wife, Betty Jenkins; sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Stephanie Jenkins and Gary and Anne Jenkins; daughter and son-in-law, Teresa and Mike Rankin; grandchildren, Mason Jenkins, Madicyn Morrisette; Ashley Rankin and Jacob Rankin; two great grandchildren, Kinsley Rankin and Alyssa Stephens, and a number of nieces and nephews.

 

Funeral Services for Mr. Jenkins will be held Wednesday, May 31, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Bishop Phil Minter officiating.  Private Interment will be in Whitfield Memorial Gardens.

 

Mr. Jenkins will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends Wednesday afternoon from 3:00 P.M. until the funeral hour.

 

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel, is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Johnny Franklin Jenkins.  Please visit www.coffmanfh.net to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences

Mr. George O’Neal Powell Obit (C)

Mr. George O’Neal Powell age 81 of Summerville, passed away Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Oak View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

 

Mr. Powell was born in Lafayette, Georgia on May 1, 1936, son of the late William Powell, Sr. and Minnie Lee Morton Powell.  He attended the Solid Rock Baptist Church, loved to garden and work in the yard, and prior to retirement, was employed as a Caretaker at the Mt. Vernon Lodge.  In addition to his parents, Mr. Powell was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Price Powell; brother, William “Sonny” Price, Jr., step-son, Ray Price, Sr., and a granddaughter, Jerica London.

 

Mr. Powell is survived by his children, Betsy Perry, Angelia Powell and Homer and Debra Price; sister-in-law, Ann Price; special friends, Steve Lanham and Rev. David Hayes; 10 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; and a number nieces and nephews.

 

Funeral Services for Mr. Powell will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Rev. David Hayes officiating.  Interment will be in the Allgood Cemetery.

 

Mr. Powell will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Friday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M.

 

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mr. George O’Neal Powell.  

Miss Jessica Elizabeth “Jessie” Tudor Obit (M)

Miss Jessica Elizabeth “Jessie” Tudor, age 23, of Lyerly, GA, died Monday, May 15, 2017, from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Miss Tudor was born May 31, 1993, in Athens, GA, daughter of Vergil Francis and Christy Lynn Dooley Tudor.  She was a member of the Lyerly United Methodist Church and was the assistant manager of the Zaxby’s of Dalton.  Jessie was an honor graduate of the Darlington Class of 2011 and had also attended the North Georgia College where she was a member of the Alpha Gamma Delta Sorority.  She was an avid animal lover and enjoyed anything that involved being outside with her dad.  She also loved deer hunting, fishing, singing, doing makeup, and sunbathing with her mom.  Jessie had a heart of gold and was fiercely loyal and protective of her family, friends, and anyone who was considered an “underdog.”  She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Tommy Hughes Dooley and several great-grandparents.
Miss Tudor is survived by her parents, Vergil and Christy Dooley Tudor; sisters and brother-in-law, Kristin Baylee and Zack Taylor Carpenter, Abbey LeeAnn Tudor; grandparents, Peggy Dooley, Charles and Martha Tudor; great-grandmother, Annie Mae Williams; aunts and uncles, Rusty Dooley, Susan and Rusty Webb, Doug and Jennifer Tudor, Jan and Britt Willingham, and David Tudor; several cousins; and her dogs that she considered her babies, Harlee, Maverick, and Delilah.
Funeral services for Miss Tudor will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, May 18, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel.  Interment will follow in the Lyerly Cemetery.  Active pallbearers will be Zack Carpenter, Rusty Dooley, Doug Tudor, Rusty Webb, Britt Willingham, David Tudor, Anna Swafford, and Tina McRae.  Honorary pallbearers will be Isaiah Foster, Hunter Wilkerson, Brad Brumbelow, Meagan Hurley, Tori Willingham, Amos Willingham, and Kelsey Fletcher.
Miss Tudor will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 17, 2017.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests donations be made to the Boys and Girls Club of Chattooga County (P.O. Box 636, Summerville, GA 30747).
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Miss Jessica Elizabeth “Jessie” Tudor who died on Monday.  

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