Mr. Felix Labron Beene (ER)

Mr. Felix Labron Beene, age 71, of Summerville, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 9, 2017, in an Augusta hospital. Born in Trenton, Georgia on July 6, 1946, He was a son of the late Cecil Beene and Dora Elizabeth Usry Beene who survives.

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Mr. James Allen Dial, Obit. (M)

Mr. James Allen Dial, age 80, of Summerville, GA, died Saturday, December 9, 2017, at his residence.

Mr. Dial was born July 26, 1937, in LaFayette, GA, son of the late James Roy and Mary Frances Henry Dial.  He was retired from the United States Air Force with 20 years of service.  He earned the Air Force Commendation Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Outstanding Unit Award, Longevity Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Roberta Dial; brother, Terry W. Henry; step-father, Ralph Henry; step-son, Todd Keiser; and great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Marie Owens.

Mr. Dial is survived by his son, Randy Eugene Dial; daughter, Wendy Kaye Dial Mann; step-son Kenny (Kathy) Keiser; brother, Steve (Joan) Henry; sisters, Brenda (Earl) Kinsey, Molly (Butch) Zablan, Jane (Bob) Hawkins, Nancy (Tim) Hester, and Faye Henry; 8 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.

Memorial services for Mr. Dial will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, December 12, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel.

There will be a gathering of family and friends from 1:30 P.M. until the hour of service on Tuesday.

Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. James Allen Dial who died on Saturday. To share your condolences with the family online, please visit our website at www.masonfuneralhome.com.

Mr. Bryant Campbell, Obit (M)

Mr. Bryant Campbell, age 83, of Trion, GA, died Saturday, December 9, 2017, at his residence.

Mr. Campbell was born June 4, 1934, in LaFayette, GA, son of the late William Luther and Bessie Lee Bryant.  He was a member of the Chapel Hill Baptist Church, and prior to his retirement, was employed with Best Manufacturing.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Louise Hampton Campbell; son, Gary Campbell; step-son, Les Tripp;     6 brothers; 4 sisters; and special friend, Thelma Faulkner.

Mr. Campbell is survived by his sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Dinah Campbell, Phillip and Pat Campbell; daughters and son-in-law, Rita and Ernie Ragland, Abby Searels; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Graveside and interment services for Mr. Campbell will be held at 2:00 P.M. Monday, December 11, 2017, from the Greenhills Memory Gardens.

There will be no formal visitation.

Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mr. Bryant Campbell who died on Saturday.

Mrs. Shirley Sue Walker, Obit (C)

Mrs. Shirley Sue Walker, age 84 of Summerville, passed away Friday, December 08, 2017 at her residence following a brief illness.

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Mr. Oliver Randolph McDaniel, Complete Obit (Willis)

MR. OLIVER RANDOLPH McDANIEL – Age 84, Of Summerville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, December 6, 2017 in Danville, Virginia.

He retired from World Carpet in Dalton, Georgia. He was born on November 27, 1933 to the late Thomas Jefferson McDaniel and Sarah Elizabeth Jones McDaniel and was preceded in death by his wife Rosie Mae Adams McDaniel, daughter, Elouise H. Rounsaville, and son, Fredrick G. McDaniel on November 28, 2017.

Survivors are his loving family; daughter, Glenda Hudgins of Summerville, GA; son, Cameron L. (Briseis) McDaniel of Elon, NC; sisters; Dorothy Brown of Atlanta, GA; Eleanor McDaniel and Patricia Jackson of Boston, MA; brothers, Lazarus (Larain) McDaniel of Gonzales, LA; Alfred (Mary) McDaniel of Lyerly, GA; Steve McDaniel of Gaylesville, AL; sister-in-law, Rebecca McDaniel of Augusta, GA; brother-in-law, Jerome Poole of Canton, GA; five grandchildren, six great grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. from Cedar Spring Baptist Church with Pastor James Clark officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 11:00 A.M. until the funeral hour. Interment, Pond Spring Cemetery. Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Georgia.

Mr. Norman Eugene Early, Sr., Obit (ER)

MR. NORMAN EUGENE EARLY SR., age 81, of Unity Church Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Monday, December 4, 2017, in a Rome hospital.

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Mr. Johnny L. Loveless, Complete Obit (M)

Mr. Johnny Lee Loveless, age 73, of Summerville, GA, passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017, at Pruitt Healthcare in LaFayette.

Mr. Loveless was born March 29, 1944, in Summerville, GA, son of the late Grady Edward Loveless, Sr. and Thelma Olivia Adams Loveless Allgood.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, James William Loveless, Larry Loveless, and Calvin Loveless; a sister, Doris Elaine Loveless Johnson; and step-father, Albert Allgood.

Mr. Loveless is survived by his sons, Kevin Phillips, Lenezro Phillips; brothers, Charles (Dorthy) Loveless, Grady (Regina) Loveless; sisters, Arbie Loveless, Judy Loveless; step-sister, Kay Francis Moody; aunts, Helen Mims, Gladys Mitchell, Wilma Warren, Dorothy O’Donal, Bea (Lee) Victorian, and Lurlene Adams; uncles, George (Doretha) Adams, Joe Barnes; 12 grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Mr. Loveless will be held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, December 9, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Timothy Williamson and Dr. Dan Barton officiating.  Interment will follow in the Summerville Cemetery.  Active pallbearers will be nephews.  Flower bearers will be nieces.

Mr. Loveless will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until the service hour on Saturday.

Mr. Russell Lee “Red” Scoggins (C) – Complete

Mr. Russell Lee “Red” Scoggins, age 93 of Summerville, passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017 at the Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

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Mrs. Lou Ellen Durham, Obit (ER)

Mrs. Lou Ellen Durham, age 93, of Summerville, Georgia, passed away Friday, December 1, 2017, evening in the local nursing home.

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Miss Darryle Patricia Ann Johnson, Obit (M)

Miss Darryle Patricia Ann Johnson, age 61, of Trion, GA, passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017, at Kindred Hospital in Rome, GA.

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