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Mr. Dannie “Dan” Charles Ogletree, 64, of Woodstock

Mr. Dannie “Dan” Charles Ogletree, 64, of Woodstock, passed away on January 18, 2011.

Mr. Ogletree had a love for antique cars.

He is survived by his daughter Wendi Ogletree; sons, Jason Ogletree, Tim and Tina Ogletree, and Adam and Jill Ogletree; daughter of his heart Rachel Stencil; nine grandchildren; mother Hildred Ogletree; brothers, Gary and Debbie Ogletree, and Rick Ogletree. Read More»

Mr. Franklin Ellis Thompson, 78, of Fayetteville

Mr. Franklin Ellis Thompson, of Fayetteville, GA, passed away on January 17, 2011 at the age of 78. Read More»

Mrs. Susan Katherine Rosa, 88, of Brooks

Mrs. Susan Katherine Rosa, 88, of Brooks, passed away on January 17, 2011.

Mrs. Rosa moved to Georgia from Florida in 1994. After her son passed away, she began crocheting blankets and newborn caps for the Project Linus. When she wasn’t spending time with her family, she loved reading and playing cards.

Mrs. Rosa is preceded in death by her husband Angelo Frank Rosa and her son Alan Rosa. Read More»

Today may be rough, but God is good, all the time

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Several years ago, I shared one of my more embarrassing moments with our Sunday evening congregation. I locked my keys in my car. In all of my years of driving, and of all the other dumb things I’ve ever done, I’ve prided myself in the fact that I’ve never locked my keys in my car (I have to admit I’ve done it one other time since). I always make sure that I have my keys in my hand or in my pocket before I close the car door. The crazy thing was, I didn’t just lock my keys in the car. I also left the motor running. Read More»

Mike Speck Trio to appear in Newnan

Two local Newnan churches, Westside Baptist Church and New Lebanon Baptist Church, will host the Mike Speck Trio when it comes to Newnan Sunday, Jan. 23.

Westside Baptist Church will host the singing group for the 11 a.m. morning worship hour. New Lebanon Baptist Church will host the group at the 6 p.m. evening service. Read More»

PTC UMC will start new GriefShare session Jan. 20

Peachtree City United Methodist Church will begin its new series of GriefShare meetings on Thursday, Jan. 20 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 308 at 225 Robinson Rd.

This is a support group for persons experiencing grief following the death of a friend or family member.

The cost is $15 dollars for workbooks. Scholarships are available.

The group meets for 14 weeks and no preregistration is required.

For more information call the church office, 770-716-6499, or either of the facilitators, Wanda Andereck, 770-716-8306, or Sherry Landers 770-631-4914.

Shroud of Turin presentation coming to Fayette’s Summit Church February 13

Shroud Encounter, a highly acclaimed 90-minute multi-media presentation, is coming to The Summit Church on Sunday, Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. The presentation is free and open to the public.

Shroud Encounter is a production of Shroud of Turin Education Project, Inc. and will be presented by renowned international expert Russ Breault. The presentation is a fast moving, big-screen experience using over 150 images covering all aspects of Shroud research. Read More»

Religion Briefs 01/19/11

Bethany moves to Parrott’s temporarily
Because of the filming of a movie at the church, Bethany United Methodist Church is holding services at Parrott’s Funeral Home chapel now through Feb. 20. Services are expected to resume at the church on Feb. 27. Choir rehearsal will be suspended until after the filming. The movie, “Joyful Noise,” will star Dolly Parton, Queen Latifah, and Kris Kristoferson. Projected release date is January 2012.

PTCUMC starts DivorceCare Jan. 19 Read More»

Clark-Friel - wedding

Mrs. Anna Lane Friel

Anna Lane Clark and Justin Thomas Friel were married Saturday, February 27, 2010 at 4:00 pm at First Fayetteville United Methodist Church in Fayetteville, Georgia.  The officiating minister was Reverend Daniel Scott Hagan of Waverly Hall, Georgia. 

The bride was given in marriage by her father, Michael Eugene Clark.  Her Maids of Honor were sisters Suzanne Whitfield Clark and Catherine Lee Clark.  Other bridesmaids were cousins Mary Margaret Lee of Atlanta and Elizabeth Lee Beck of Atlanta, and friends Kathryn Gray Lyall of Atlanta and Megan Ruth McLees of Atlanta.    Read More»

Schneider-Lake - engaged

Brittany Ann Schneider engaged to Michael Brandon Lake

Mr. and Mrs. Andrew H. Schneider of Tyrone announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittany Ann Schneider, to Michael Brandon Lake, son of Mr. and Mrs. Mac Lake of Dallas, Ga.

The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of McIntosh High School, a 2010 graduate of College of Charleston where she received her bachelor’s degree in world religion and was captain of the women’s soccer team. She is currently employed as a nanny. Read More»

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