Friday, July 19, 2019

Charles William Benson, 90, of Warner Robins, died Thursday July 18, 2019. He was born February 24, 1929, to Kate and Charlie Benson of Smarr, Georgia. He was a graduate of Mary Persons High School in Forsyth and attended Young Harris College. He entered the U.S. Air Force, achieving the ran…

Forsyth - Michael Randolf Howard (Randy) passed away July 15, 2019. Memorial services will be held at Abundant Life Church of Forsyth at 5 p.m. Sunday, August 4, 2019, 962 Juliette Rd., Forsyth. Pastor Harold Clark will officiate.

Monday, July 15, 2019

Forsyth  . . . . Alana Nicole Burch passed away Friday, July 12, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, July 15, 2019, at Maynard Baptist Church, with the family greeting friends from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m.  Rev. Matthew Bishop will officiate.  Interment will be pri…

Monday, July 08, 2019

Forsyth . . . .   Kay Hilsman Lariscy, 75, of Forsyth, Georgia went to be with the Lord on July 4, 2019.

Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Forsyth . . . Mary Lynda Stevenson Pitts passed away peacefully on July 2, 2019, surrounded by her family.  She was born in Lincoln County, Georgia on September 26, the middle daughter of Lois Drinkard and Newton Hamlyn Stevenson.  She was graduated from Lincolnton High School where she was …

Forsyth . . . . Paul Allen Vandagriff died peacefully with a sister at his side on June 17, in the care of Pine Pointe Hospice, Macon. He is survived by sons William Schultek (Suzanne) and Anthony Bryant, of Forsyth; granddaughter Haley Thompson; brother Lyle Vandagriff (Kari) of New Braunfe…

Friday, June 28, 2019
Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Culloden . . . Hubert Giddens passed away Monday, June 24, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, June 27, 2019 at The Sanctuary Baptist Church with burial in Russellville Baptist Church Cemetery.  Rev. Jeff Dean will officiate.  The family will greet friends one hour pr…

Juliette . . . Joseph Tommy Jackson passed away Monday, June 24, 2019.  Funeral services with military honors will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 29, 2019, at East Juliette Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery.  Rev. J. R. Jones will officiate. The family will greet frien…

Monday, June 24, 2019

Forsyth . . . Stephen Wesley Terry passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at Forsyth City Cemetery. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.

Thursday, June 20, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Hank Stephens, 61, of Forsyth, Georgia passed away peacefully at his home on June 19, 2019.  A celebration of his life will be held at Mt. Zion United Methodist Church on June 22, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. with the Rev. Keith Harris and the Rev. Stanley Harrell officiating.  Visitati…

Monday, June 10, 2019

Tifton . . . . Timothy Mark Owens passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at New Providence Baptist Church in Smarr, GA.  Rev. Brian Moore will officiate.  Burial will be private in Tift Memorial Gardens, Tifton, Georgia. The…

Wednesday, June 05, 2019

High Falls . . . Joel Brooks “Joe” Wasden passed away Monday, June 3, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 7, 2019, at First Baptist Church of High Falls  with burial in the church cemetery.  Dr. Glenn Canup will officiate. The family will greet friends from 10:00 …

Monday, June 03, 2019

Gordon McDougall went home to be with the Lord on Friday, May 31, 2019. Born in Detroit on Oct. 24, 1930, he was the son of the late Frank and Marie Fenker McDougall of Melvindale, Mich. After moving to Sarasota, Fla. in 1950, he served two years in the United States Army in Germany during t…

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Maria Theresia (Ria) Jackson passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Bethany Baptist Church.  Rev. Jimmy Corbitt will officiate.  Burial will be private. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the s…

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Forsyth . . . PV2 Kolton Lane Bush, US Army passed away Sunday, May 19, 2019, following an automobile accident.  Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens.  Rev. Larry Letson will officiate. The family will greet friends from 6:00 …

Friday, May 17, 2019

Mary Lizabeth Johnson Rose passed away peacefully on May 17, 2019, at home in Jemison, Alabama surrounded by her family. Open memorial services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, May 24th at Sharpsburg Baptist Church, 6413 Hwy. 54, Sharpsburg, Ga. conducted by their pastor and friend Dr. Wats…

Forsyth . . . J Hugh Barnes passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 18, 2019, at Vineville Baptist Church with visitation one hour prior to the service.   Dr. William Richard Kremer and Dr. H. Darrell Watson will officiate.  Burial will…

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Carol Patricia Stuart Millwood passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday May 19, 2019, at Ebenezer United Methodist Church with burial in Monroe Memorial Gardens.  Rev. Pam Johnston and Dr. Benny Tate will officiate.  The family …

Thursday, May 09, 2019

Juliette . . . John Wesley Tolbert, 87, of Juliette, Georgia, died peacefully at home on Wednesday, May 8, 2019, after a long illness. Services will be held at Juliette United Methodist Church on Monday, May 13, 2019, at 3:00 p.m. Visitation will be held in the fellowship hall from 2:00 p.m.…

Wednesday, May 08, 2019

Ralph Guerry Mosely, 85, of Macon, passed away Monday, May 6, 2019. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 12:00 noon at Hart’s Mortuary, Jones County Chapel with the Reverend John Sheeley officiating. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service. Burial will b…

Monday, May 06, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Eddie Joe Spence passed away Saturday, May 4, 2019.  The family will greet friends at 12:00 p.m., Wednesday, May 8, 2019, with the service following at 1:00 p.m., at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.  Burial will follow at 4:00 p.m. in Mt. Olive Church of the Nazarene Cemetery, …

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Robert Kendrick (Ken) Grant, loving husband, daddy, granddaddy and great granddaddy, uncle, brother and father in law passed away surrounded by his family Sunday evening April 28, 2019 at the age of 79.  Ken was born in Griffin, Georgia to the late Florrie Eugenia Swint Grant and Joseph Floy…

Monday, April 29, 2019

Forsyth . . . . BG Paul Hamilton Jossey, Jr., GaARNG (RET) died Sunday, April 28, 2019.  He was the son of the late Ruby Goggans Jossey and Paul Hamilton Jossey, Sr.  Born in Macon, Georgia, he and his family moved to Forsyth, Georgia when he was twelve years old.  He graduated from Mary Per…

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Johnnie Allen Parker, Sr. passed away Wednesday, April 24, 2019.  Allen’s wishes were to be cremated.  Service and burial will be private. The family will greet friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Friday, April 26, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.

Friday, April 19, 2019

Forsyth . . . Timothy Steven Johnson passed away Thursday April 18, 2019 peacefully at his home at 9:10 pm. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at Rocky Creek Baptist Church.  A private burial for family will be in the church cemetery.  Rev. Danny Clark will …

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Shirley Short, devoted wife, mother, sister and friend passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019, at the age of 73.  Visitation will be Thursday, April 18, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. with the service following at 4:00 p.m., at Bethany Baptist Church.  Interment will be in …

Monday, April 15, 2019

Benjamin “Gary” Banks, 72, of Fortson, GA passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at the Columbus Hospice House.  A funeral service will be held at Vance Brooks Funeral Home, 4048 Macon Road, Columbus, GA on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 1:00 PM.  The interment will conclude at Parkhill Cemeter…

Thursday, April 11, 2019

H P Creel, of Forsyth, Georgia passed away on Tuesday April 9, 2019. A celebration of life visitation for H P will be held Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Ridout's Gardendale Chapel, 2029 Decatur Highway, Gardendale, AL. 35071. A celebration of life service will be held S…

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

 Ernest Elmer Jackson, age 88, died peacefully at home on 9 April 2019.  He was born in Rochelle, Wilcox County, Georgia, on 21 August 1930 (his actual birthdate; his legal birthday was 21 September 1930).  He was the sixth of the six sons of William Joseph and Suzanna Eliza (Sudie) DuBose Jackson.

Tuesday, April 09, 2019

Rachel went home to be with her Lord on Monday, April 1, 2019. A Memorial Service to celebrate her life will be held on Saturday, April 13 at 11 a.m. at Fredonia Congregational Methodist Church in Barnesville, where she was a member.

Monday, April 08, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Gary Steven Pressley passed away Friday, April 5, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, April 11, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel with military honors.  Burial will be in Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens.  Rev. Matthew Bishop will officiate.  The fa…

Forsyth . . . . Robert “Bob” Sylvester Cox passed away Thursday, April 4, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday April 7, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Mark Goolsby will officiate.  The family will greet friends following the service at the funeral home.

Wednesday, April 03, 2019
Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Donna Lynn Wilkerson passed away Sunday, March 31, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 6, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.  The family suggests casual attire.  Burial will be private.  Rev. Jason Mullis will officiate. The family will …

Monday, March 25, 2019

Forsyth . . . .  Kevin Lamar Bush passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019.  Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens.  Rev. Kevin Hobbs will officiate. The family will greet friends following the service at the residence, 778 Spe…

Monday, March 18, 2019

Ms. Lois B. Lantz was born in Union City, Indiana, on July 8, 1928, died March 16, 2019.  Her funeral service will be held March 18, 2019 at 2:30 p.m., at First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), Macon, GA, with the Reverend Will Johnson, officiating.  Calling hours will be at First Chr…

Monday, March 11, 2019

Forsyth . . . Gerry Monroe Elliott passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 12, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel with burial in Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens.  Rev. Mark Goolsby will officiate.  The family will greet friends the da…

Thursday, March 07, 2019

Forsyth … Dorothy Ann Abernathy Edge passed away on March 7, 2019, at her home in Forsyth, Georgia. Visitation will be on Friday, March 8, 2019, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.  Funeral services will be on Saturday, March 9, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. at Ebenezer United Method…

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Robert (Bob) Herman Jones, age 81, of Neenah, Wisconsin passed into eternity on February 18th in Menasha.

Monday, February 18, 2019

Forsyth . . . . Mary Marie Hayes Vandagriff passed away Friday, December 21, 2018.  Graveside Services will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at Monroe Memorial Gardens.  

Jackson . . . Melvin Samuel Ross passed away Friday, February 15, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, February 21, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel.  Chaplain Tom Livengood will officiate. The family will greet friends following the service at the funeral home.

Jackson . . . Thomas Wiley Wright passed away Saturday, February 16, 2019.  

Friday, February 15, 2019

Forsyth . . . George Larry Williams passed away Wednesday, February 13, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, February 17, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel with burial in Forsyth City Cemetery.  Rev. Mark Goolsby will officiate.  The family will greet friends from …

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Forsyth . . . Gloria Joyce Starr Smith passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019.  A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 16, 2019, at Maynard Baptist Church.  Rev. Matthew Bishop will officiate. The family will greet friends following the service at the church.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Forsyth . . . Frank Durden was born on May 24, 1936 in Macon, Ga.  His parents were A.C. Durden, Sr. and Ruth Dunbar Durden. Frank grew up in the Methodist Children’s Home on Pierce Ave in Macon where his parents were the superintendents for many years. His graduation from Lanier High School…

Monday, February 11, 2019

Forsyth . . . Brian Wade Neal passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019.  A Celebration of Life will be held at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, February 9, 2019, at the residence, 370 Stokes Store Road, Forsyth, GA 31029.

Dennis Paul Shell, age 63, of Lakemont, Georgia, passed away on February 7, 2019.

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Forsyth . . . Barbara Sims Harkness passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m., Saturday, February 9, 2019, at Monroe County Memorial Chapel with burial in Forsyth City Cemetery.  Dr. H. Darrell Watson will officiate. The family will greet friends the…

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Forsyth . . . Eric James Stevenson passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019.  Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, February 9, 2019, at New Providence Baptist Church with burial in Monroe Hills Memorial Gardens.  Rev. Brian Moore will officiate. The family will greet friends t…