Marriage workshop coming to FFUMC Jan. 31

Cleve and Joy Kiser, Leader Couple with Better Marriages of Georgia. Photo/Special.

“Pathways to the Heart … Pathways to Growth,” an informative marriage celebration event for couples of all ages and stages of life, is coming to Fayetteville First United Methodist Church on Jan. 31 from 1 to 8:30 p.m. Childcare is provided at no charge for the entire event.

Better Marriages of Georgia will partner with FFUMC to present three workshops, a romantic dinner and an evening concert to foster healthy marriages by offering insight, practical ideas and quality time for couples. Read More»

Religion Briefs 01/07/15

GriefShare starts Jan. 8 at PTCUMC
New GriefShare classes at Peachtree City United Methodist Church will begin Thursday, Jan. 8 and continue through April 23 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. in Room 308 at the Robinson Road campus. GriefShare is a  Bible-based class for those who have lost a loved one, either recently or in the past. For more information, call Wanda Andereck, 770-716-8306, or email

OM’s Perspectives class starts Thursday Read More»

It's almost pancake time in PTC

Flap Jack is the mascot of the breakfast. Photo/Submitted.

.If you enjoy family fun and good food, then the 24th Annual Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast is the place to be Jan. 24 from 7 a.m.- 1p.m. The location for the all-you-can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast is the cafeteria at McIntosh High School at 201 Walt Banks Rd. in Peachtree City.

Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Peachtree City this event is called “Peachtree City’s premier social event of the winter”. Approximately 2,500 people are expected to attend this fun and food filled day. The menu includes fluffy pancakes, zesty sausage, orange juice, milk, coffee, and tea. Read More»

Leo Burgess, age 97

Leo Burgess was born on September 25, 1917 in Stephens County, Ga. to the late Claude Hendrix Burgess and Maude Alice Pulliam Burgess. Read More»

Patricia Suzanne Wilkerson, 89, of Peachtree City

Patricia Suzanne Wilkerson, 89, of Peachtree City, Ga. was called to her Heavenly home on January 1, 2015. She was born on February 17, 1925 in Elkhart, Ind. to Morton and Augusta (Frank) Main and grew up in Sturgis, Mich. until her senior year of high school when her family relocated to Dearborn. She graduated from Dearborn High School and lived in Dearborn most of her life. Read More»

Walter Kenneth Dunn, 82, of Fayetteville

Walter Kenneth (Kenny) Dunn, 82, of Fayetteville passed away January 3, 2015.

Mr. Dunn proudly served in the U.S. Army. He retired from Delta Air Lines in 1990 as an Inspector after 34 years of service. He was an avid bass fisherman and also loved to take care of his farm animals and collect coins. He was a proud Papa and enjoyed spending many weekends with his granddaughter, Suzanne. Read More»

Mary Finley of Peachtree City

Mrs. Mary (Lou) Finley of Peachtree City passed away December 28, 2014.

Along with her husband Clyde, Lou owned and operated Finley's Florist in East Point for many years. She is survived by her husband of 54 years Clyde Finley of Peachtree City and daughter, Holle Finley Bethune of Peachtree City.

Funeral services were held Friday, January 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home with Mrs. Susan Rumble officiating. Read More»

Barbara Bettis Reeves, 85, of Peachtree City

Barbara Bettis Reeves, 85, of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away January 1, 2015.

She was born on October 6, 1929 in Atlanta, Ga. Barbara was the only child of Louise Bettis Bruce and Ralph Bettis, and the step-daughter of John L. Bruce, Jr. of Abbeville, S.C.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Ward Reeves.

She is survived by 3 stepsons and 3 grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at Crest Lawn Memorial Park on the corner of Chattahoochee Avenue and Marietta Boulevard, Atlanta, Ga at 1 pm. No flowers please. Read More»

Betty Elvire Price, age 82 of Fayetteville

Mrs. Betty Elvire Price, age 82 of Fayetteville, passed away on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at Upson Regional Hospital.

Mrs. Price was born in Chamblee, Ga. on August 10, 1932.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ben Walker and Betsy Ann Akins Walker; husband, Roy Price. Mrs. Price was retired with the Fayette County School System and a member of the Lighthouse Tabernacle. Read More»

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