Margaret Turner Nixon

Aug 19, 2022


Sara Margaret Turner Nixon, 90, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on August 19, 2022.  She was born on January 11, 1932.  She is the daughter of the late Oscar Leon Turner and the late Willie Mae Turner. She married Harold Edward Nixon, Sr., on October 21, 1949. 

She retired from Arrow Shirt Company in Bremen after 25 plus...

Eva Ruth Roberts Holder

Aug 19, 2022


Eva Ruth Holder, age 90, passed away on Friday, August 19, 2022, at her residence in Temple, Georgia. Mrs. Holder was born in Carrollton on January 23, 1932, daughter of the late Samuel Watson, Sr., and the late Marjorie Claire Otwell Roberts.

Ruth graduated from Villa Rica High School in 1948 and attended West Georgia College from 1948 to...

Louis Marshall Sadowsky

Aug 17, 2022

Mr. Louis M. Sadowsky, 74, of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2022. He was born on November 15, 1947, the son of Mr. Milton Sadowsky and Mrs. Ellen Sadowsky. He loved woodworking, motorcycles, driving his Gold Wing and gardening. He always looked forward to being Santa Claus at Christmas time. He enjoyed time with family mostly his grandchildren...

Mattie Queen Lindsey

Aug 17, 2022


Madaline “Mattie” Queen Lindsey, age 81, of Douglasville, passed away, Wednesday, August 17, 2022. She was born February 6, 1941, daughter of the late Mr. Walt Howard Queen and the late Mrs. Lula Mae Henry Queen. Mrs. Lindsey loved to work in her yard and kept a tidy, healthy home. Mattie enjoyed reading, working cross-word puzzles and sitting on...

Robert Douglas Newborn

Aug 16, 2022


Mr. Robert “Doug” Newborn, 75, of Lithia Springs, Georgia passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2022. He was born July 2, 1947 in Austell, Georgia the son of Mr. Amos Bullard Newborn, Jr. and Mrs. Ruby Jane Pass Newborn. He worked as a Mechanic in the Automobile Industry. He loved fishing, hunting, and drag racing. He loved spending time with...

Josie Cornelia Starnes

Aug 16, 2022


Josie Cornelia Starnes, age 97, of Douglasville, passed away, Tuesday, August 16, 2022. She was born April 26, 1925, daughter of the late Mr. Coleman James Ertzberger and the late Mrs. Effie Spencer Womack. Mrs. Starnes was a very independent woman. She was a caregiver and loved her family, friends and her church.

In addition to her parents she...

Susanna Ranck Drewski

Aug 10, 2022


Susanna Ranck Drewski, 62, of Douglasville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, August 10, 2022. She was born on June 10, 1960. She is the daughter of the late Paul Delbert Ranck and the late Mae Enders Ranck Thompson.

Susanna loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them.  She was a member of County Line Baptist Church, where she...

Reverend John "Riley" Powell

Aug 9, 2022


Reverend John “Riley” Powell, 98, of Villa Rica, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2022. He was born on April 2, 1924. He is the son of the late John Thomas Powell and the late Katie Maude Ray Powell.

Riley loved his family more than life. He was a lifelong, devoted minister and church pastor for over twenty...

Betty Ann Patterson

Aug 8, 2022


Betty Ann Patterson, age 77, of LaGrange, passed away, Monday, August 8, 2022. She was born March 27, 1945 in Atlanta, Georgia, daughter of the late Mr. Olin Beavers Northcutt and the late Mrs. Ruby Lee Strickland. Mrs. Patterson spent a lot of time working on the family farm. She enjoyed cooking, gardening and flowers. She loved her family...

Garrett William Carrara

Aug 6, 2022


Garrett William Carrara, 63, of Villa Rica, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, August 6, 2022. He was born on June 20, 1959. He is the son of Richard Carrara and the late Carli Carrara.

Garrett was a compassionate person, who loved to help others. He always carried himself with a positive attitude. He was a family man who adored...