James Foster Gilreath

Oct 22, 2022


James Foster Gilreath, 72, of Villa Rica, Georgia, passed away on October 22, 2022. He was born on December 14, 1949. He is the son of the late James Fred Gilreath and the late Laura Mae Morrow.

Mr. Gilreath was a hard worker in the construction field. He was an active member of Heritage Baptist Church in Villa Rica....

Ray Edward McGill

Oct 21, 2022


Ray Edward McGill, 96, of Winston, Georgia, formerly of McGregor, Iowa and Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, passed away on October 21, 2022.

Ray was born on September 13, 1926 to Ray Wallace McGill and Nellie May Pettit McGill at their farm near McGregor, Iowa. His mother and family called him Bud. The name stayed with him until adult life.


Terry Leroy Adams, Sr.

Oct 21, 2022


Terry Leroy Adams, Sr., age 54, of Douglasville, passed away Friday, October 21, 2022. He was born September 9, 1968 son of the late Mr. Raymond Ben Adams and the late Mrs. Virginia Myrtle Hulsey Adams. Mr. Adams loved his grandkids and spending time with them. He had a giving heart. KISS was his favorite band; and enjoyed NASCAR...

Glenn Dukes

Oct 16, 2022



Barry Glenn Dukes, age 59, of Douglasville, passed away Sunday, October 16, 2022. He was born June 1, 1963 in Waycross, Georgia, son of the late Mr. Graham Bagley Dukes, Sr. and the late Mrs. Peggy Joyce Cannady Dukes. Glenn earned his BBA in Finance from Georgia Southern University in 1985, a Master of Business Administration from Kennesaw...

Dr. Kanshio Christopher Iye

Oct 15, 2022


Dr. Kanshio Christopher Iye, age 67, of Atlanta, passed away Saturday, October 15, 2022. He was born March 9, 1955 in Udei, Nigeria, son of the late Mr. Bemeor Paul Iye and the late Mrs. Josephine. Dr. Iye had a passion for education and was very hard working. He was a good catholic man and was charismatic and got...

"Cracker" James Arthur Pierce

Oct 14, 2022


“Cracker” James Arthur Pierce, age 63, of Douglasville, passed away Friday, October 14, 2022. He was born February 11, 1959 in Atlanta, Georgia, son of the late Mr. James Arthur Pierce, II and the late Mrs. Carol Rose Lukens. Mr. Pierce enjoyed NASCAR and classic vehicles. He liked guns and worked very hard at his construction job.

He is...

Clarence Nick Nixon

Oct 12, 2022


Clarence “Nick” Nixon, 85, of Cedartown, Georgia, passed away on October 12, 2022. He was born on April 1, 1937. He is the son of the late William Carl Nixon and the late Ethel Meline Pruitt Nixon. 

Mr. Nixon was a retired Army Veteran, having served in the Korean War. He was a very hard worker and he was...

Shirley Burdette Tucker

Oct 10, 2022



Shirley Burdette Tucker, age 83, of Douglasville, passed away Monday, October 10, 2022. She was born March 21, 1939, daughter of the late Mr. Marvin Andrew Burdett, Sr. and the late Mrs. Mary Garrett Burdett. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Douglasville of 60 years where she taught Sunday school and VBS. She was active...

Stephen David Sampler

Oct 9, 2022


Stephen David Sampler, 67, of Carrollton, passed away on October 9, 2022. He was born on April 7, 1955, in Atlanta, Georgia. He is the son of the late William Clyde Sampler and the late Molly Ann Farr Martin.

Stephen is survived by his son, Taylor Sampler and his sister and brother in law Kay and Ken Lawrence...

Velma Estelle Wright

Oct 7, 2022


Velma Estelle Wright, age 94, of Lithia Springs, Georgia, passed away Friday, October 7, 2022. She was born on April 2, 1928 in Paulding County, Georgia, and was the daughter of the late John Richard White and the late Dora Viola Locklear. Mrs. Wright was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.  She had a great sense of humor that...