Area Obituaries

Marie Houser

MRS. MARIE HOUSER, age 80, of Trion, Georgia passed away Friday, September 27, 2019, at her residence.  A native of Trion, Georgia, she was born to the late Felton Joseph and Addie Jewel Hollis Westbrook, on November 16, 1938.  Mrs. Houser took pride in being a homemaker.  She was preceded in death by her husband, the late James Edward…

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Carl Padgett Rollins

Carl Padgett Rollins, 76, passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at Dalton Place Assisted Living Facility. Born on July 8, 1943, in Tallahassee, Florida, he was the son of the late Mack Arthur and Perdita Padgett Rollins. He was also preceded in death by his infant brother, Dennis Brendan Rollins. Carl grew up in…

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Rev. Wilber Lewis Pope

Rev. Wilber Lewis Pope, age 87, of Silver Creek, passed away Tuesday evening, September 24, 2019, in a local hospital. Rev. Pope was born in Lebanon, TN on July 21, 1932, son of the late James Wilber Pope and the late Obera Andrews Pope.  He was also preceded in death by a sister, Maebell Balding,…

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(Updated) Larry Joe Canada, Sr.

Mr. Larry Joe Canada, Sr., age 76, of Menlo, GA, died Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at his residence. Mr. Canada was born February 13, 1943, in Trion, GA, son of the late Richard Albert “Dyke” Canada and Foy Lee Hardwick Canada Styles. He was a member of the Menlo First Baptist Church, and prior to…

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(Updated) Shirley Ann Daniel

Miss Shirley Daniel age 66 of Summerville, GA passed away peacefully Saturday- September 21, 2019, at Floyd Medical Center. Miss Daniel was born July 24, 1953, in Summerville, GA, daughter of the late Luther Daniel, II and Rose Ella McCuldon Daniel. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, John…

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(Updated) James Harris

Mr. James “Ronnie” Harris, Age 63 of Lyerly, GA passed away Tuesday- September 24, 2019 at this residence. Mr. Harris was born July 20, 1956 in Trion, GA to the late Ralph Harris and Pauline Blevins Heath. He was retired from Old Dominion. He is survived by his wife; Gayle Erdman Harris, daughter; Brandi Harris…

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Daryl Lee Marsh

MR. DARYL LEE MARSH – Age 46 – of Lyerly, Georgia passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2019. He was born on October 29, 1972 to Samuel Frank Marsh, Sr. and the late Barbara “Beebob” Irene Foster Marsh. He was preceded in death by his companion, Joe Edward Brown. He graduated from Ridgeland High School…

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Miss Shirley Ann Daniel

Miss Shirley Ann Daniel, 66, Graveside Memorial services will be held at 5:00 PM Saturday- September 28 at Finley Chapel Cemetery. A complete obituary will be available at a later time.

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Rev. Marvin Grady Perkins, Jr.

Rev. Marvin Grady Perkins, Jr., age 87, of Lyerly, GA, died Saturday, September 21, 2019, at Redmond Regional Medical Center. Rev. Perkins was born December 14, 1931, in Summerville, GA, son of the late Marvin Grady Perkins, Sr. and Daisy Dean Wofford Perkins.  He was a member of Sardis Baptist Church, and prior to his…

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Mary Ellen Selman Cook

Mary Ellen Selman Cook, 89, of Atlanta, Georgia, went to be with her precious Lord on September 16, 2019. She is now with her beloved Mother, Mary Thompson Selman, who predeceased her in the 1990’s. Her Father, William Penn Selman, died in the 1940’s, and her brother, William Penn Selman, Jr. predeceased her also. She…

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Vilma Bankey Hudson

Vilma Bankey Hudson, age 92, a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully at St. Joseph Carpenter House in Baton Rouge, LA on Sunday, September 8, 2019. She and her husband, Bill, lived in Marietta, Ga for over 50 years before moving to Walker, Louisiana in 2005. Vilma was a very loving and caring…

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Gary Wayne Carroll

Gary Wayne Carroll, age 60 of Summerville, GA died Monday, September 16, 2019, at Floyd Medical Center. Mr. Carroll was born January 9, 1959, in Summerville, GA, son of Mary Frances Owens Carroll and the late Jerry Frederick Bennett Carroll.  He attended Berryton Church of God, and prior to his retirement, was employed with Mount…

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