Wilma Louise Morris Abernathy passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, Sept. 15, after an extended illness. She was born on Sept. 26, 1927, in Lula, Georgia, to Marjorie Cagle Morris and Edwin Martin Morris.

James W. Cranford Jr., 82, of Carrollton, entered his heavenly home on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.

Steven “Steve” Wayne Miller, 53, of Lithia Springs, Georgia, died on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Larry Perkins, 75, of Bremen, Georgia, died on Sept. 11, 2020.

Jimmie Daniel, 80, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 11, 2020.

Dudley A. McDonald entered the gates of Heaven on Sept. 15, 2020.

Mrs. Grace Lee Smith Brown, 86, of Tallapoosa, passed away on Sept. 15, 2020, in a local healthcare facility.

Melanie Leigh Knight, 36, of Senoia, Georgia, died on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Ms. Lena Mae Ray Thrower, 89, of Bremen, Georgia, passed away on Sept. 6, 2020.

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Mr. James Edward Brown, Jr. known to his friends as Jim Brown and to his family as Poppy, age 62 of Douglasville, Georgia passed away Friday, September 11, 2020.

Wayne Douglas Ledbetter, 73, passed away on Sept. 12, 2020, surrounded by his family.

Francis “Judine” Hutton, 70, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020.

Deborah Louise “Debbie” Webster, 65, of Roopville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020.

Sue Price Braswell, 88, of Huntsville, Alabama, ended her long battle with the debilities of Alzheimer’s on Sept. 11, 2020.

Robbie Dewey Smith, 73, of Carrollton, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at his residence.

Laura Luther Carnes, 56, of Villa Rica, Georgia, died on Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020.

Jimmie Daniel, 80, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 11, 2020.

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Mr. Willie Hendrix, age 76, of Carrollton, GA died on September 14, 2020. Final arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel 770-836-0044.

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Ms. Maria Kight, age 42, died on died September 11, 2020. Final arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel 770-836-0044.

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Mr. Tommy Zachery, age 71, of Atlanta, GA died on September 12, 2020. Final arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel 770-836-0044.

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Mr. Larry Perkins, age 75, of Bremen, GA died on September 11, 2020. Final arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel 770-836-0044.

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Mr. Donald Holland, age 70, of Carrollton, died on September 9, 2020.

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Mr. James Steven Curtis, 64, of Villa Rica, Georgia, passed away on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.

Gloria Jean Sutton, 72, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Friday, Sept. 11, 2020.

Gertrude Bray, 77, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 9, 2020.

James Wood II, 22, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 7, 2020.

Donald Holland, 70, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 9, 2020.

Deacon James Mullins, 62, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 6, 2020.

Julia Hughes Stamps, 93, of Carrollton, passed away on Sept. 8, 2020.

Robert “Bobby” Jay Thomason Sr., 78 of Bremen, passed away on Sept. 7, 2020 after an extended battle with cancer at his residence surrounded by his family.

Tiajuana McNeal, 40, of Atlanta, Georgia, died on Sept. 6, 2020.

Dorothy Jean Owensby Cousin, 70, of Tallapoosa, Georgia, died on Sept. 4, 2020.

Mr. Virgil Paul Snow, Jr., 89, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, formerly of Carrollton, passed away on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.

Michael Allen Riley, Sr., 61, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on September 5, 2020.

Master Miller Jaxx Hillyard died on Saturday, September 5, 2020.

Gertrude Bray, 77, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 9, 2020.

Pure Energy, 48, of Atlanta, Georgia, died on Sept. 6, 2020. Final arrangements will be announced by Willie A. Watkins Funeral Home Carrollton Chapel, 770.836.0044.

Patrick Kevin Fleming, 66, of Carrollton, passed away on Sept. 6, 2020.

James Edward “Eddie B” Bivins, 43, of Temple, Georgia, passed away on Sept. 8, 2020, at his residence.

Steve Wilson Wade, 76, of Bremen, died on Sept. 5, 2020.

William “Roy” Parrish, 96, of Carrollton, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020.

Deacon James Mullins, 62 of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 6, 2020.

Jimmy Little, 74, of Bowdon, Georgia, died on Sept. 3, 2020. Graveside services will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, at 11 a.m. (Georgia Time) at Bethenea United Methodist Church Cemetery, 891 CR 435 Graham, Alabama 36263.

Michael Allen Riley Sr., 61, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 5, 2020.

Hal Francis Gamble, 90, of Prattville, Alabama, died on Monday, Sept. 7, 2020.

James Wood, 22, of Carrollton, Georgia, died on Sept. 7, 2020.

Martha Hall Stallings died on Sept. 7, 2020, after a long battle with congestive heart failure.