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Lovic Pierce "Buddy" Baker, 86, Peachtree City

Lovic Pierce Baker — Named Buddy at birth by an older sister Margaret, Buddy Baker died September 26, 2010 at Wesley Woods of Newnan-Peachtree City, GA. He was born January 25, 1924 to Leonard Pierce (Buck) Baker of Ben Hill, GA and Marie Agnes Lescouet of St. Nazaire, France . Read More»

Ellen “A” Bentley, 81, of Fayetteville

Ellen “A” Bentley, age 81, of Fayetteville, died on September 29, 2010, of natural causes.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Marvin Bentley and daughter, Cheryl Smith.

She was a doting mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Ellen was very generous, loved her family, and loved family gatherings. She liked pretty things, pretty clothes, and loved to always have a fresh bouquet of flowers on her table. She enjoyed shopping and buying for others. Read More»

New Kiwanis officers installed

New Kiwanis officers installed

The new officers for the 90-member Kiwanis Club of Peachtree City were recently installed at a banquet at the Flat Creek Golf Club.  Each officer assumes their duties on Oct. 1.  Installation ceremonies were conducted by Dr. Lucy Hayden, Lt. Read More»

PTC Kiwanis Club installs new officers

New officers of the Peachtree City Kiwanis Club.

The new officers for the 90-member Kiwanis Club of Peachtree City were recently installed at a banquet at the Flat Creek Golf Club. The officers assume their duties on Oct. 1. Installation ceremonies were conducted by Dr. Lucy Hayden, Lt. Governor of Georgia Division 23. Also in attendance was Nancy Walden, Georgia District Governor. The guest speaker was Rob Parker, past CEO of Kiwanis International. Pictured from the left are T.J. Read More»

Dr. Gerald Calvin Webb, D.D.S., of Sharpsburg

Dr. Gerald Calvin Webb, D.D.S., of Sharpsburg, passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2010.

Dr. Webb is preceded in death by his parents, Ballard Gerome Webb and Mary Etta Price Webb.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Webb; three sons, Stephen Webb of Forest Park, Allan (Debbie) Webb of Fayetteville and Barry (Brenda) Webb of Auburn, GA; daughter Laura (Jim) Hurst of Fayetteville; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Read More»

Anita Nell Cofer Juhan, 88, East Point

Anita Nell Cofer Juhan, age 88, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2010 at her daughter’s home.

Anita was born on July 29, 1922 to the late Warner Seay Cofer and Lavinia Gilland Cofer. As a native Atlantan, Anita grew up in West End, attended Joe Brown Junior High School and graduated from Commercial High School. She made lasting friendships at school and at her former church, Gordon Street Baptist Church. After graduating from high school, she proudly worked at the Federal Reserve Bank. Read More»

Fielding McGhee Flemister, Jr., 80, of Fayetteville

Fielding McGhee Flemister, Jr., 80, of Fayetteville, died September 27, 2010.

He retired from Delta Airlines with 29 years of service as Lead Mechanic in the landing gear department. He also was past President of South Fulton Shrine Club and a member of Yaarab Temple. Mr. Flemister was a member of Forest Park Masonic Lodge #399. Read More»

James Rudolph Wojcik, 68, of Jonesboro

James Rudolph Wojcik, 68, of Jonesboro, formerly of Buffalo, NY, died September 22, 2010.

Mr. Wojcik served his country as a Seabee in the United States Navy. He retired from US ARC after 23 years of service where he worked as civilian for the US Army Reserves at Ft. McPherson. Read More»

Bryce Judson Dunaway, 71, of Fayetteville

Bryce Judson Dunaway of Fayetteville, GA , died September 27, 2010 at his home after a long battle with cancer. Read More»

Pregnancy Resource Center has groundbreaking Oct. 2

Present at the groundbreaking of the Pregnancy Resource Center are from left: Doug Higgins, Dave Conley, Billy Padgett, Kevin McCormick, and Carl Avett. These gentlemen will be hard at work for a number of weeks in constructing the Center’s permanent home. It is hoped it can officially open in January. Photo/Special.

The Pregnancy Resource Center of Fayette County will be building a new home, with the Frame Up to be on Saturday, Oct. 2.

It will be located on Ga. Highway 54 East in Fayetteville across from Pies on Pizza and beside Right On Thyme Catering.

The construction is in conjunction with Square Foot Ministry, and the 6,000-square-foot building will be available to offer free ultrasounds and exams to new moms who are considering abortions, and will house all training, classes and clothing storage on site. Read More»