Wednesday, October 17, 2012
By Obit Clerk



Willie L. Battle
Funeral services for Willie Louis Battle, 58, of Warrenton, Ga., son of Rosa Mae Williams, companion of Marie Evans, & father of Shantavia Battle & Rodriqrus Evans, will be held on Sat., Oct. 13, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Lithonia Baptist Church in Camak, Ga.
Dawson's Mortuary is handling the arrangements.

Richard Blair
Richard "Ricky" Blair, 44, of Grovetown, Ga., son of Bryan Ellis, the late James Blair & the late Janie Lou Inglett Ellis, entered into rest on Oct. 10, 2012.
Graveside services will be held at 12 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 13, at Walker Cemetery in Dearing, Ga. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at Starling Funeral Home in Harlem, Ga.

William Thomas Griffith, Sr.
William Thomas “Griff” Griffith, Sr., 82, of Jonesboro, Ga., died at home on Oct. 11, 2012.
Funeral services were held on Sun., Oct. 14, at 2 p.m. in the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Beverly Casstevens officiating. Burial followed in Johnson Cemetery.
Beggs Funeral Home, Thomson, Ga. 706-595-4100.

Linton C. Langham
Linton Cason Langham, 72, of Warrenton, Ga., husband of Nyra Wood Langham, died on Sun., Oct. 14, 2012.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tues., Oct. 16, at Mill Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Glascock County, Ga.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Mon., Oct. 15, at Lowe Funeral Home in Warrenton.

Linda McGahee
Linda Gail Hughes McGahee, 71, of Douglasville, Ga., wife of Herbert McGahee, passed away on Thurs., Oct. 11, 2012.
The family will receive friends at Rosehaven Funeral Home in Douglasville on Mon., Oct. 15, from 5-8 p.m.
Funeral services will be held on Tues., Oct. 16, at 11 a.m. in Rosehaven Chapel. Interment will be at 3 p.m. at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens in Thomson, Ga.

William H. Mims
William H. "Billy" Mims, 85, of Lincolnton, Ga., husband of Frances Godwin Mims, died on Sat., Oct. 13, 2012.
Funeral services were held on Sun., Oct. 14, at Anthony's Chapel in Lincoln Co. Interment followed in Resthaven Cemetery in Washington, Ga. Visitation was held prior to the service.
Beggs Funeral Home of Lincolnton handled the arrangements.

Virginia Rosier
Virginia Rosier, 49, of Thomson, Ga., wife of Larry Rosier & mother of Justin & Jessica Rosier, died on Thurs., Oct. 11, 2012.
Funeral services were held on Sun., Oct. 14, at Curtis Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Adams Chapel Cemetery.
The family received friends on Sat., Oct. 13, at the funeral home.

Hazel S. Williford
Hazel Scarber Williford, 84, of Stapleton, Ga., wife of the late James Hubert Williford, entered into rest on Sun., Oct. 14, 2012.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tues., Oct. 16, at Stapleton Baptist Church. Interment will be in Stapleton Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Mon., Oct. 15, at James Funeral Home.


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