MR. JONATHAN SHORE, age 17, of Trion, Georgia passed away Thursday night in a Rome hospital following a sudden attack. Born on January 7, 1998 in Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, to His mother, Sarah Shore, of Trion, who survives. He was a member of the Highway #27 South church of Christ, in LaFayette, attended Trion High School and was a member of the Trion High School Band.

Surviving besides His mother are grandparents, Jay and Ellie Shore of Trion; sisters, Mary Louise Shore of Trion and Taylor Hutchins of Summerville; uncles and aunts, John Bohannon of Atlanta, Casey and Hager Bohannon of Michigan, and Mark and Missy Hogin of Summerville.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, January 27th, at 1:00 P. M. from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Ministers David Curtis, Mark Hogan, and Hugh Glaze officiating, interment in West Hill Cemetery. Active Pallbearers Jon Payne, Ryan Ledford, Chase DeParlier, Dennis Rodriguez, Andy Cox, and Adam Ledford; Honorary Pallbearers the Young People of Highway #27 South church of Christ. The Family will receive friends at the Funeral Home Monday, from 6 until 8 P. M. 

Earle Rainwater Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for Mr. Jonathan Shore.


Mrs. Nancy Wingate Garnett, age 75, of Culloden, GA, passed away Saturday January
24, 2015, in Pine Point Hospice in Macon, GA. She was born on October 17, 1939 in Lexington, Missouri. The daughter of the late Herbert Walter and Alece Shelby Wingate of Lexington, Missouri. Mrs. Garnett was a member of the First Baptist Church of Summerville.  She was preceded in death by her husband the late Charles Milton Garnett of Summerville, GA to whom she was married for 44 years.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Charles Neal and Amanda Garnett of Culloden, Georgia. Nancy Garnett has three granddaughters Lily Elizabeth (19), Emily Anne (18), and Mary Abigail (16) all of Culloden, GA. Nancy is also survived by her brother Kent Shelby Wingate of Higginsville, Missouri. And a host of nieces and nephews , Vicki (Galen) Church, Kim Goodlove (Duane),, and Michael Wingate. 
Funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday January 27, 2015 from the Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. David Hunter officiating with interment in Myrtle Hill Cemetery, Rome, GA.
Mrs. Garnett will be in state at the Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends Monday January 26, 2015, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Mason Funeral Home is in charge of the funeral arrangements for Mrs. Nancy Wingate Garnett who died on Saturday.


MRS. MAE WILLIE CHRISTOPHER – Age 72, of Summerville, Georgia passed away Saturday, January 24, 2015 at her residence. She was born on December 26, 1942 in Monroe, Georgia and was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Lee Christopher, parents, Frank Farmer, Sr. and Mary Lee Gober Farmer, sisters, Margaret Farmer and Ossie Wheeler, and brothers, Frank Farmer, Jr. and Lewis Farmer.

She is survived by her children, Rebecca Farmer Adams, Keitha Farmer, Quintus (Toni) Christopher, Virgil Odell Christopher, Yvette Christopher Wallace, Erika Christopher Ramsey, and Venneta (Kennon) Jackson; sister, Carolyn Bradley; two brothers, Larry Farmer and Jimmy Dorsey of New York; sister-in-law, Katherine Christopher; brother-in-laws, Johnny Christopher and Mardell (Renee) Christopher; eighteen grandchildren; twenty-three great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. at West Fifth Street Church of Christ with Bro. L.D. Ludy, Eulogist, Bro. J.J. Bankston, Pastor John Lewis officiating. The Family will receive friends one hour before the service. Interment, Allgood Cemetery.

Willis Funeral Home, Dalton, GA is in charge.


Mr. William Fred Scoggins, age 86, of Summerville, GA passed away Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Oakview Health and Rehab in Summerville.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.

Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, North Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.