Deaths - Wednesday, March 27

James Robert Barber, 62, of LaGrange, GA, and formerly of Luthersville, GA, died Saturday, March 23, 2013. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 27 in the chapel of Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville, with burial in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery in the Rocky Mount Community of Meriwether County.

• Katherine Carmichael, 85, of Decatur, GA, died March 24, 2013. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. March 28 at Faith Temple Baptist Church, 341 Hill St., Atlanta, GA. Burial will be in Lincoln Memorial Garden, Atlanta. Visitation is Wednesday, March 27 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sewell Mortuary Inc., Grantville, GA.

• Frank A. “Doc” Godfrey Sr., 86, of Moreland, GA, died at Piedmont Newnan Hospital on Sunday, March 24, 2013. The funeral will be Thursday, March 28 at 1 p.m. at Zion Hill Baptist Church, Luthersville. In-state viewing will be held at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Roscoe Jenkins Funeral Home, Inc., Newnan, GA

• Judy Cathcart Rigsby, 58, of LaGrange, GA, formerly of Hogansville, GA, died Friday, March 22, 2013. Funeral services were 4 p.m., Monday, March 25 in the chapel of Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville, with interment in Myrtle Hill Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home from 6 until 9 Sunday night.

• Johnny Shy Jr., 65, of Grantville, GA, died March 21, 2013. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, March 28 at Macedonia Baptist Church, Grantville, GA. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday, March 27 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sewell Mortuary Inc., Grantville, GA


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