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Religion Briefs 08/10//11

Carriage Lane yard sale is Friday, Saturday
Carriage Lane Presbyterian Church in Peachtree City is hosting its sixth benefit yard sale for Ranch on Jesus Orphanage in Uganda, East Africa Aug. 12 and 13. The sale runs from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 12 and from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 13. Donations can be dropped off through Wednesday at the church. Carriage Lane is on the corner of Walt Banks Road and Ga. Highway 54.

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Plott-Kok engagement

Amie Plott engaged to Wickus Kok

Pastor Greg and and Mrs Evie Plott of Peachtree City announce the engagement of their daughter, Amie Plott, to Wickus Kok, son of Mr. Andre’ and Mrs. Amor Kok of Peachtree City.

An African Safari wedding is planned for Friday, July, 6, 2012 at JayDee Game Lodge, Mapumalanga, South Africa.

Following a honeymoon in South Africa, the couple will reside in Peachtree City.

Islamic Community Center hosts Ramdan Interfaith Dinner

The Islamic Community Center of Atlanta (ICCA) will host an open invitation, free of cost, Ramadan Interfaith Dinner to be held Sunday, August 14 from 7:30 -10 p.m. Muslims world-wide are currently observing the month of Ramadan, fasting from dawn to sunset. The local Islamic center in Fayetteville is extending an invitation to all Fayette county residents to come break the fast (for dinner) with their Muslim neighbors. It will be an evening of international cuisine and a learning opportunity for the entire family. Read More»

Bernard Berl “B.B.” Morrison, 91, of Fayetteville

Bernard Berl “B.B.” Morrison, 91, of Fayetteville, GA, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2011 of heart failure.

Mr. Morrison was born November 15, 1919 in Linton, IN, the son of the late Berl McKinley Morrison and Jenny Lynn. Read More»

Mr. William Henry “Stonie” Stonier, III, 51, of Peachtree City

Mr. William Henry “Stonie” Stonier, III of Peachtree City, GA, passed away on August 4, 2011 at the age of 51.

Mr. Stonier was a proud member of the United States Marine Corps, and later in the Colorado National Guard serving in Operation Desert Storm with 12 years of service. He was a loving husband, father and son who was dedicated to his family and believed in living life to the fullest.

He is preceded in death by his father, William Henry Stonier, II and his brother, Lewis Stonier. Read More»

Blanche Kelley Stanton, 85, of Peachtree City

Blanche Kelley Stanton, age 85, passed away on July 20, 2011 in her home in Peachtree City, Georgia.

Mrs. Stanton was the beloved daughter of Carrie Waters Kelley and Charlie Hoke Kelley. She was born in Pickens County, South Carolina on September 18, 1925.

Mrs. Stanton was an excellent student and served as a member of the National Beta Club in High School. After her high school graduation, she attended Michigan State University where she studied Geography and Home Economics. Read More»

Brunson W. “Bunny” Bolin, 87, of Tyrone

Brunson W. “Bunny” Bolin, 87, husband of Hazel Stroud Bolin of Tyrone, Ga., passed away on Aug. 3, 2011 at his residence.

Mr. Bolin was born in Greenville, S.C., on Feb. 15, 1924.

The relatives and friends of Brunson “Bunny” Bolin are invited to attend his committal service on Monday, Aug. 8, 2011 at 2:30 p.m. at the VA Georgia National Cemetery, 1080 Veterans Cemetery Road, Canton, Georgia.

Mr. Bolin was preceded in death by his parents, James W. D. Bolin and Addie McWhirter Bolin; grandson Timothy Bolin and daughter-in-law Sandy Wilson Bolin. Read More»

Cheryl Lyn Neely, 50, of Peachtree City

Cheryl Lyn Neely, of Peachtree City, passed away Friday, August 05, 2011.

She was born May 9, 1961 in Bedford, Ohio and graduated from R. B. Chamberlin High School in Twinsburg, Ohio in 1979. Cheryl served in the U. S. Army and Ready Reserve. She attended Ohio State University, then completed her nursing degree at Niagra Community College in Buffalo, New York. Cheryl loved her job at Piedmont Newnan Hospital working with babies in the N.I.C.U. Read More»

PTC Girl Scouts earn Bronze Award

Members of the Peachtree City Girl Scout Troop 436 with the donations collected for the Fayette County Animal Shelter as part of their Bronze Award Service Project. Standing are Mary Katherine Adcox and Rachel Fox. Sitting (front row, L-R) are Madison Martin, Erin Macke and Morgan Beck. Back row, Hannah Price, Ainslie Schmidt, Carolyn Sanders, Sarah O’Toole and Katherine Farrell. Not pictured: Lilly Carter and Troop Leaders Sandy Macke and Karen Sanders. Photo/Special.

Peachtree City Girl Scout Troop 436 was recognized in a formal ceremony in May for earning the highest award in Junior Girl Scouting, the Girl Scout Bronze Award. Each of these girls has achieved the high ideals and goals expressed by Juliette Gordon Low, who founded the Girl Scout movement in 1912. These 11 girls have served their country, community, and God with their hard work and skills. Read More»

PTC CAP squadron welcomes new commander

Major Randall S. “Randy” Stastny of Fayetteville. Photo/Special.

Major Randall S. “Randy” Stastny of Fayetteville assumed command of Civil Air Patrol’s Peachtree City — Falcon Field Composite Squadron, GA116, from Lt. Col. David “Dave” Mitchell on June 16. Maj. Stastny has been a member of Civil Air Patrol and the local squadron since 2008. Read More»

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