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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Mrs. Barbara Sue Weaver, Obit (C)

Mrs. Barbara Sue Weaver, age 76 of Summerville,  passed away Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at the Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Mrs. Weaver was born in Lafayette, Georgia on April 7, 1941, daughter of the late Woodrow Cole and Dorothy Ballenger Cole.  She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking and working in her flower gardens.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. Weaver was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Weaver; daughters, Johnny Thornton and Angela Marlene Weaver; grandson, Clarence Joey Thornton; sister, Jennifer Cole, and a brother, William Calvin Cole.

Mrs. Weaver is survived by two sons, Randy (Jackie)Weaver and Steve Weaver (Andra Hughes); brother, Jimmy Cole; special friend Margaret Rich; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Weaver will be held Friday, November 17, 2017 at 3:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Howell and Rev. David Thompson officiating.  Interment will follow in the Bryan Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Randy Ballenger, Joe Ballenger, Eric Ballenger, Jeff Green, Lebron Jackson, William Benefield, Michael Weaver and Jay Cole.  Honorary Pallbearers will be the Staff of Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Buck Brown, Shannon Romine and Randy Broome.

Mrs. Weaver will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Friday afternoon from 1:00 P.M. until the funeral hour.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Barbara Sue Weaver.

Mrs. Wanda Cadle Durham (M)

Mrs. Wanda Cadle Durham, age 65, of Cloudland, GA, died Monday, November 13, 2017, at her residence.

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Mr. Billy James White (M)

Mr. Billy James White, age 70, of Summerville, GA, passed away Monday November 13, 2017, at the residence.

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Mrs. Bertha Eulene “Nanny” Timmons (C)

Mrs. Bertha Eulene “Nanny” Timmons, age 78 of Trion, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017.

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Mrs. Juanita Baker (ER)

Mrs. Juanita Westmoreland Baker, age 90, of Summerville, Georgia passed away Saturday, November 11, 2017, afternoon following an extended illness. A native of Bridgeport, Tennessee, She was born to the late Samuel and Frances Aquila Brown Duke on October 5, 1927. She was Baptist by Faith and was preceded in death by husbands, the late Charles Westmoreland and John Baker, and sons, the late William Westmoreland and Charles D. Westmoreland.

Surviving are daughters & spouses, Janice and Bill Lloyd of Summerville and Rose and Sam Koler of Trion; sons & spouses, Kenneth and Faye Westmoreland of Berryton and James and Michele Westmoreland of Menlo; numerous Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren, Great Great Grandchildren, Nieces, and Nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 14th, at 1:30 P.M. from the J.D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home; Rev Michael Westmoreland officiating, interment in Summerville Cemetery. Active Pallbearers Brian Woods, Thomas Maddux, Brandon Reynolds, Rick Chesley, Jason Pelham, and David Tapp; Honorary Pallbearers the Staff of Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. The Family will receive friends at the Funeral Home Monday evening from 6 until 8 P.M.

Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mrs. Juanita Westmoreland Baker.

Mrs. Margaret Jeanette “Nana” McGraw (C)

Mrs. Margaret Jeanette “Nana” McGraw, age 87 of Summerville, passed away Thursday, November 09, 2017 at the Redmond Regional Medical Center. 

 

Mrs. McGraw was born in Sand Rock, Alabama on November 2, 1930, daughter of the late George Edward Helms and Orlean Moseley Helms.  She was a member of the Welcome Hill Baptist Church and prior to retirement, was employed in the weave room at Riegel Textile and was also personal care-giver and sitter.  She loved to cook, work in the garden and spend time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.  In addition to her parents, Mrs. McGraw was preceded in death by her brothers, Johnny Helms, Buddy Helms and George Helms; and a son-in-law, Max Reece.\

 

Mrs. McGraw is survived by her children, Chris McGraw, Susan Barnes, Kathy Reece; brother, Bobby Helms; sister, Gumelda (Carlton) Cargle; grandchildren, April Mitchell, Jimmy Reece, Jeremy Reece, Jenna Barnes and Ragen McGraw; great grandchildren, Abbey Mitchell, Judd Mitchell, Tayor Mitchell, Emma Reece and Olivia Reece; sisters-in-law, Peggy Helms and Nancy Helms; father of her children, Jimmy McGraw; and a number of nieces and nephews.

 

Funeral Services for Mrs. McGraw will be held Saturday, November 11, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Shores and Rev. Tom Russell officiating.  Interment will follow in the Green Hills Memory Gardens.

 

Pallbearers will be Dewayne Crabtree, Danny Helms, Mike Barnes, Marc Hogg, Danny Helms, Gary Witt, Mike Barnes, and Jeff Mitchell.  Honorary Pallbearers will be Patty Lou Barnes, Betty McCord, Annie Martin, Lisa Hall, the staff of Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and the staff of the Harbin Dialysis Center.

 

Mrs. McGraw will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Friday evening from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M.

 

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Margaret Jeanette “Nana” McGraw.  Please visit www.coffmanfh.net to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.

Mr. Herbert H. “Nub” Stoker (ER) – INCOMPLETE

Mr. Herbert H. “Nub” Stoker, age 88, of Berryton, Georgia passed away Wednesday, November 8, 2017, in Berryton. A native of Chattooga County, Georgia, he was born to the late Henry and Mammie Moses Stoker on April 15, 1929. Mr. Stoker was self employed roofing contractor and was preceded in death by his wife, the late Myrtle Bryson Stoker and siblings Susie Leaphart, Margaret Brock, and Amos Stoker.

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