Mr. Clifford Franklin Pledger (C)

Mr. Clifford Franklin Pledger, age 99 of the Pennville Community, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness.

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Mr. Clifford Franklin Pledger, Obit (C)

Mr. Clifford Franklin Pledger, age 99 of the Pennville Community, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 at his residence following an extended illness.

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Mr. Thomas Harold “Butch” Westbrook, Obit (C)

Mr. Thomas Harold “Butch” Westbrook, age 48 of Lyerly, passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center.

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Mr. Jack B. Allen, Sr. Obit (ER)

MR. JACK B. ALLEN, SR., age 80, of Unity Church Road, Summerville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017, in a Rome hospital.

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Mr. Atlas Hudgins, Obit (M)

Mr. Atlas Hudgins, age 57, of Trion, GA, died Friday, November 17, 2017, at Floyd Medical Center.

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Mrs. Juanita Lawless Ham Incomplete Obit (ER)

MRS. JUANITA LAWLESS HAM, of Menlo, Georgia passed away Tuesday in a Rome hospital following a brief illness. Mrs. Ham was born on August 1, 1930; was retired from the Chattooga County DFCS after many years of service. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Zane B. Ham on May 29, 1987.

Surviving are daughter, Ginger Ham Copeland; son, Zane Ham; several Grandchildren also survive.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Earle Rainwater Funeral Home.

Rev. James S. Loveless Obit (Willis)

REV. JAMES S. LOVELESS – Age 70, of LaFayette, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 19, 2017 at a local healthcare.

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Mrs. Martha Ann Ybarra, Obit. (M)

Mrs. Martha Ann Ybarra, age 77, of Summerville, GA, died Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Floyd Medical Center.

Mrs. Ybarra was born November 15, 1940, in Carrollton, GA, daughter of the late Marvin Ragsdale and Lucille Golden-Buchanan. She was a member of the Chelsea Baptist Church, and prior to her retirement, was employed at Sewell’s in Bowden, GA. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Jerry Traylor; second husband, B.C. Mills; son, Randy Traylor; step-sons, Keith Mills and Tony Mills.

Mrs. Ybarra is survived by her husband, Ysidro Servin-Ybarra; children, Teresa (Frankie) Wilburn, Shenia (John) Glass, Samantha (Robert) Patterson; brothers, Michael (Risha) Buchanan, Steve (Kathie) Buchanan, Dalton (Lisa) Buchanan; sister, Debbie (Harvey) Kendricks; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Ybarra will be held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, November 20, 2017, from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Debbie Kendricks and Rev. John McGraw officiating. Interment will follow in the Chelsea Cemetery. Pallbearers will be J.B. Glass, Everett Glass, Robert Patterson, Paul Lyons, Brad Traylor, and Earl Holloway.

Mrs. Ybarra will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 11:00 A.M. until the hour of service on Monday.

Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements for Mrs. Martha Ann Ybarra who died on Thursday. To share your condolences with the family online, please visit our website at www.masonfuneralhome.com.

Mr. Kenneth Dale Stanfield (C)

Mr. Kenneth Dale Stanfield, age 58 of Trion, Georgia passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the Floyd Medical Center.

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Mr. Roy J. Starkey, Obit (M)

Mr. Roy J. Starkey, age 81, of Trion, GA, died Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Redmond Regional Medical Center.

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