December 14, 2017 RSS feed / Obituaries

Fred Lee Moss

Funeral services for Fred Lee Moss, 74, were held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2017, at Pole Branch Baptist Church in Tignall. Interment followed at the Trinity Baptist Church cemetery in Tignall. More...

Charles Leonard Danner

Graveside services for Charles Leonard Danner, 53, of Sandtown Road, were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017, at the Fishing Creek Baptist Church cemetery with Rev. Barry McAvoy officiating. He died Thursday, December 7, 2017, at the St. More...

Marshall Allen McAvoy

Memorial services for Marshall Allen McAvoy, 68, of U.S. Hwy 29 in Athens, will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 16, 2017, at Hopkins Funeral Home with Rev. Chris Townsend officiating. He died at home on December 6, 2017.  More...

Elizabeth Pope

Funeral services for Elizabeth Pope, 73, were conducted at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, December 9, at the Washington First Baptist Church. Interment was at the New Springhill Baptist Church cemetery in Philomath. More...

Rebecca Vann Ellison

Rebecca (Becky) Vann Ellison, 95, passed away peacefully at her home in Tucker, Georgia, on Sunday November 26, 2017. A memorial service is planned for January.  She was predeceased by her husband of 71 years, William Sam Ellison Jr. More...

Where in the world is The News-Reporter...

... at the largest amphitheatre ever built

Hope Twum-Ampofo, granddaughter of the late Eddie and Mildred Jenkins of Tignall, took The News-Reporter to Rome, Italy, this past October as she traveled all the way to the Colosseum to walk among t More...