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Vincent Francis Rossetti of Peachtree City

Vincent Francis Rossetti

Vincent Francis Rossetti, a retired custom homebuilder, whose company worked in dozens of Georgia communities, died of cancer Wednesday at his home in Peachtree City. He was 85. Read More»

Cody Wayne Phillips of Senoia

Mr. Cody Wayne Phillips of Senoia passed away September 21, 2014. Read More»

Marcus Glenn Howell, 72, of Fayetteville

Marcus Glenn Howell, 72, of Fayetteville, passed away September 23, 2014.
He was preceded in death by his parents Alvin and Opal Howell and brother Jimmy Howell.
He is survived by his wife Cathy Howell of Fayetteville; son Marcus Glenn (Emily) of Rowlett, Texas; son David Wayne of Fayetteville; and son Christopher James (Kimber) of Atlanta; 5 grandchildren; brother Dr. Douglas (Deborah) Howell of Peachtree City; and nieces & nephews. Read More»

Joseph F. Langdon, 77, of Peachtree City

Joseph F. Langdon, 77, of Peachtree City, passed away September 26, 2014. Read More»

James Richard Boykin, Jr 45, of Fayetteville

James Richard Boykin, Jr 45, of Fayetteville, Ga., passed away September 24, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his father James Boykin Sr.

He is survived by his daughter Jamie Boykin; son James Boykin III; mother Ruth Boykin; sisters Ann Boykin (David Tilton partner); Donna (Allen) Romero; Susan (Eric) Leister-Cero; also grandchildren Lily Cosby and Kylie Cosby.

Jimbo had a heart the size of the moon and will forever be missed. Read More»

Manuel Adams of Peachtree City

On Wednesday September 10, 2014 Manuel "Hamby" Adams passed from this world following complications from lung cancer.

Born to Mary (Adams) Owens and James Arthur Adams on June 23, 1938 in Haralson County, Ga., Hamby loved growing up in a small town where everyone knows your name and friendships come easily. Hamby kept that kind spirit with him every day of his life. Read More»

Lawanda Jean Corley, 65, of Roswell

Lawanda Jean Corley, 65, of Roswell, Ga. passed away on September 23, 2014 following a lengthy illness.

She was born on October 17, 1948 in St. Petersburg, Fla. to Herman Otto and Margie Eugenia DuBose. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Richard Allan Corley of Birmingham, Ala. and second husband, William Bonds of Docena, Ala. Read More»

Celebrating history

Celebrating history

Members of the Frankie Lyle Chapter 2074 of the United Daughters of the Confederacy, Fayetteville, participated in the 150th commemoration of Kilpatrick's Raid on Lovejoy's Station. They unveiled a monument honoring both Confederate and Union soldiers who died at the battle. It was held at Nash Farm Battlefield. From left to right: Ruth Smith, past president of No.2074, Linda Robinson, Georgia Division President, and Linda Jones, registrar No. 2074. Photo/Submitted.

A close-up to history

A close-up to history

Cub Scout Bears, third graders, from Den 9 of Peachtree City’s Pack 75 took a tour of the Dixie Wing for their “What Makes America Great” meeting. Scouts, parents and siblings had a great time learning about WWII and getting a close look at all of the airplanes from a Dixie Wing Colonel, Willard Womack (standing in the back on the right). For more information about Pack 75, please visit http://ptcpack75.mypack.us/; for more information about the Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing, please visit http://www.dixiewing.org/. Photo/Submitted.

Memory Walk is Oct.4

Walking is great exercise. People of all ages can participate to keep physically fit. Walking alone affords the opportunity to clear and refresh your mind. Walking with others, whether with friends or family, lets you share the latest news or personal thoughts. But did you know walking can also help end Alzheimer’s disease and aid those stricken by that fatal disease?

Your opportunity to help comes at 8 a.m. Oct. 4 by participating in the 15th annual Southern Crescent Walk To End Alzheimer’s. Read More»

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