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Juanita A. Booth

Juanita A. Booth, 83, Fayetteville, died Jan. 14, 2010. A Memorial serviced was held at Ephesus Baptist Church, Winston, Ga. Cremation Society of Georgia was in charge.

Jim Cooper

Jim Cooper, 82, Hampton, died Jan. 17, 2010. He was born Mary 5, 1927 in Fayette County. He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Annie Mae Hembre Cooper. He was a veteran of the United States Army and a retired brick mason. Read More»

Charles Edward Young

Charles Edward Young, 58, Fayetteville, died Jan. 17, 2010. He had served in the United States Air Force. He was a sales manager for Bairstow Lifting Products and was an active member of Harp’s Crossing Baptist Church. Memorial services were at Harps Crossing Baptist Church.

Survivors include daughters, Alison and Michael Welckum, Newnan, Jessica and Patrick Massey, Warner Robins, Jennifer Young, Smyrna, and Jaclyn Young, Cumming; grandchildren, Hunter and Kristin Welckum; and sisters, Lynn Musarra and Reda McCoy, both of Birmingham, Ala.

Richard Lee Daniels

Richard Lee Daniels, Peachtree City, died Jan. 20, 2010 after a long battle with cancer. He was born in 1937 in Owosso, Mich., where he developed a love for the outdoors and fly fishing. He and his wife served faithfully at several churches in Palm Beach County for nearly 25 years.

Services were at the Carl J. Mowell Funeral Home. Survivors include his wife, Peggy; a brother, John; and children, Virginia, Genevieve, Richard, Donald, and Marlene. Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City, was in charge.

Bradford Lee McCollum Sr.

Bradford Lee McCollum Sr., 69, Fayetteville, died Jan. 21, 2010. He coached for several years in Fayette County Little League where he was known as "Coach Brad." He was always active in sports with his sons and grandchildren and loved to watch them play. Services were at the Carl J. Mowell chapel with the Rev. Jim Willis officiating. Interment was at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens, Forest Park. Read More»

Carolyn Lee Clark

Carolyn Lee Clark, 61, Fayetteville, died Jan. 22, 2010. She was retired with 30 years of teaching at the Church Street Elementary School in Riverdale. She was a member of the Riverdale Ladies Auxiliary of the VFW, 30th Infantry Division of the Ladies Auxiliary, the Ethel Taylor Circle at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church, Kappa Kappa IOTA National Teacher Sorority, MU Conclave, and was a retired member of the NEA and GAE, Fayette County Retired Educators and the Georgia Retired Educators. Read More»

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Answers to your questions about life, religion and the Bible

Pastors get some of the most interesting questions from people they meet and people in their congregations. Here are some questions that I’ve gotten over the years of my ministry and via email for this column. Read More»

See the Yaraeis at PCF

Kamran and Suzy Yaraei will appear at Peachtree Christian Fellowship Friday and Saturday, Jan. 29 and 30, at 7 p.m. each night.

Kamran Yaraei is a former Shiite Muslim.

“His conversion to a Spirit-filled passionate Christian is an amazing testimony, which has led many into Jesus’ love,” a spokesperson said. “ Kamran speaks from His heart connection with God, entertwining his testimony of conversion from a Shiite Muslim to a lover of Jesus.” Read More»

Gifts for Emmaus House

Gifts for Emmaus House

In December, the St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church Community Outreach Ministry collected, wrapped and delivered over 300 gifts to Emmaus House, Atlanta. The ministry also collected gifts appropriate for adults so that the children were able to purchase gifts for parents and grandparents for 5 -10 cents a gift. Emmaus House provides a safe haven for children with after school projects and enrichment programs. Read More»

Hopewell’s Social Networking class starts tomorrow evening

Hopewell United Methodist Church will host a free Social Networking class, open to the entire community, on Thursday, Jan. 28, from 6 to 8 p.m. Although there is no fee for the class, everyone planning to attend is asked to register.

Detective Adam Castings will teach the class. Castings is a detective with the Tyrone Police Department and is also attached to the GBI internet predator task force. Read More»