Published Friday, December 28, 2012

• Olan Anthony “Tony” Beckom of Newnan, GA, died Dec. 26, 2012, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. The family will receive friends Friday 6 - 8 p.m. at McKoon Funeral Home, Newnan. The funeral service will be Saturday, Dec. 29, at 2 p.m. Burial will be in Calvary Baptist Church cemetery.

• Sherman Brown, 74, of Fayetteville, GA, died Dec. 26, 2012. The funeral will be Sunday, Dec. 30, at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Burial will follow at Camp Memorial Park, Fayetteville. The family will receive friends Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

• Annie Clements, 72, of Greenville, GA, the Zion Hill community, died Dec. 26, 2012. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Sewell Mortuary Inc., Grantville, GA.

• Funeral services for Donald Colbert Sr. will be held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Christ Christian Church in Providence, Rhode Island at 1 p.m. Viewing was held at Sellers-Smith Funeral Home Inc., Newnan, on Dec. 26. Local arrangements by Sellers-Smith Funeral Home. Final arrangements entrusted to Bell Funeral Home in Rhode Island.

• Beulah (Jean) Reese Haynes, 67, of Grantville, GA, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Greater Jehovah Baptist Church in Grantville. Burial will be in the Grantville City Cemetery. Thrash and Sons Funeral Home, Hogansville, Ga.

• Melissa Lang, 59, died Nov. 25, 2012, at her home in Atlanta, GA.A private family service will be held. Arrangements by Southern Cremations & Funerals at Cheatham Hill.

• Zettie (Lisa) Mastenbrook of Sharpsburg, GA, died Dec. 24, 2012. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Newnan, GA, at 1 p.m. Dec. 28 with a small graveside service. Carmichael-Hemperley Funeral Home & Crematory in Peachtree City, GA.

• Ruby Irene Roberts Rigsby, 89, of Newnan, GA, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at her residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 28, at Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel, Carrollton, GA. Burial will be in Cross Plains Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday, Dec. 28, from noon until 2 p.m.

• Juanita Simpson, 79, of Hogansville, GA, died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at St. Mary United Methodist Church in Hogansville. Burial will be in Myrtle Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday 7 - 8 p.m. at Thrash and Sons Funeral Home, Hogansville.

• Ann Stripling died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012. Services were held Thursday, Dec. 27, at 2 p.m. at McKoon Funeral Home, Newnan, GA. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.

• Mary Eva Warren, 85 of Lawrenceville, GA, died on Dec. 24, 2012. Funeral services will be held 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, GA, with burial in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today, Friday, noon-2 p.m.

• Funeral services for Earnest T. Watson will be held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Summer Hill Baptist Church. Instate viewing will be 11:30 a.m. until the hour of the service. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Viewing at the funeral home is Friday, Dec. 28, from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. Sellers-Smith Funeral Home Inc., Newnan, GA.

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