Published Wednesday, January 02, 2013
• Mr. Alvin Colon Gilbert, age 69, of Riverdale, died at LaFayette Nursing and Rehabilitation on Dec. 30, 2012. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel. Interment will follow at Oak Hill Cemetry. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan.
• Mrs. Patricia Pearl (Miller) Haage, age 85, of Fairburn, formerly of Minneapolis, died on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. A memorial service was held Jan. 1, 2013 in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home. Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.parrottfuneralhome.com . Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.
• The Reverend W.J. Johnson, 71, pastor of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Newnan, passed on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Final arrangements entrusted to Sellers Smith Funeral Home, Inc., 770-253-1607. www.sellersmithfh.com .
• Samuel G. McKoy, 56, of Newnan died Sunday, December 30, 2012 at his home. The funeral service will be Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of McKoon Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Grantville City Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 from 10-11 a.m. at McKoon Funeral Home.
• Howard “Rob” Robbins, 64, of Newnan died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012. Funeral was Dec. 31, 2012 in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home. Visitation was Monday afternoon at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St, Newnan. Condolences can be expressed online at www.mckoon.com . McKoon Funeral Home (770) 253-4580.
• Mr. Richard Harmon Scoggins, age 60, of McDonough, died on Dec. 30, 2012 at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home. Interment will follow at 3 p.m. at the College Park Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Thursday morning from at 11 a.m. until service time. Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, 770-253-4723