Mr. Walter Ross Cole Sr.
Mr. Walter Ross Cole Sr., 83, of Moreland, GA, passed away Nov. 13, 2012. Walter served in the Navy from 1946-1949. He was a Mason, Shriner, and was an avid sportsman with a love of the outdoors. He worked many years in auto repair. He founded Cole Transmission Service in Hapeville in 1958. Walter was a faithful member of East Newnan Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Ruby Harper Cole; sister, Christine Sullivan; and is survived by his wife, Frances Cole, also of Moreland; daughters, Robin Cole Funk, of Moreland, Connie Cole Williams, of Dallas; son, Ross Cole, of Sharpsburg; sisters, Mary Thurman, of Stockbridge, Joyce Sorrells, of Stockbridge; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16 in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home with Rev. Pat Latta and Rev. Frank Powers officiating. Interment will follow at Camp Memorial Park, in Fayetteville.
Those desiring may send an online condolence to www.mckoon.com .
The family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 p.m., and prior to the service on Friday from 9 a.m. until service time at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan, GA 30263; 770-253-4580.

More Obituaries

Mr. Terry Russell Smarr

Mr. Terry Smarr, 53 of Greenville, passed away at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on March 30, 2015. Mr. Smarr was born on January 11, 1962, in At ... Read More


Mr. Elward ‘Woody' Rigsby

Mr. Elward “Woody” Rigsby, age 77, of Sharpsburg, passed away Monday, March 30, 2015. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Rigsby ... Read More


Mrs. Geneva Leola Jones

Geneva Leola Jones, age 84, of, Palmetto, GA, passed away on Monday, March 30, 2015, in Powder Springs. She was born in Newnan on February 1 ... Read More


Mr. George Edward Johnson Jr.

George Edward Johnson, Jr. passed away on the evening of March 27, 2015. Mr. Johnson was born on May 24, 1949, in Newnan, Coweta County, to ... Read More


Ms. Denise Dudley

Ms. Denise Dudley of Newnan passed away March 26, 2015. She was preceded in death by her father, Charles Dudley, and is survived by her moth ... Read More

Mr. Terry Nevil Hancock

Terry "Bobo" Nevil Hancock, age 55, of Newnan, GA, died while visiting family in Winter Haven, FL, Saturday, March 28, 2015, only a day afte ... Read More