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Robert LaFayette "Bobby" Harrison, Jr.

Sep 22, 2022


Robert LaFayette “Bobby” Harrison, Jr., age 59 of Calhoun, GA, passed away on Thursday, September 22, 2022 at his residence.


Bobby was born on October 7, 1962 in Richmond, VA, son of the late Robert LaFayette Harrison, Sr. and Inell Carter Harrison. He has been a resident of Calhoun, GA for the past 59 years and worked as...

James Hugh "Jim" Phillips

Sep 20, 2022



James Hugh “Jim” Phillips died at his home on September 20, 2022.


Born in Calhoun, GA on July 31, 1929 to the late J.W. and Lillie Henry Phillips, Jim was the youngest of eight children and the only boy. He graduated from Calhoun High School in 1946 and went on to attend Emory at Oxford and...

Guenn Stanley

Sep 20, 2022


Guenn Stanley, age 75 of Calhoun, GA, passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at his residence.


Guenn was born on April 26, 1947 in Dade City, FL son of the late James and Ocie Bush Stanley. Guenn was a member of Calhoun Community Church.


Guenn is survived by: his wife, Martha Mize Stanley; four children,...

Glenda Sue Bagley

Sep 20, 2022


Glenda Sue Bagley, age 67 of Calhoun, passed away on Tuesday, September 20th at AdventHealth Gordon surrounded by her loving family.


Glenda was born on December 5, 1954, in Gordon County to the late Clifford Lowe and Dimple Lowe. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church. Prior to retirement she was employed by Springs Industries....

Phyllis Brenda Wall Purdy

Sep 19, 2022

Phyllis Brenda Wall Purdy, age 85 of Calhoun, GA, passed away on Monday, September 19, 2022 at AdventHealth Gordon.


Phyllis was born on June 17, 1937 in Raleigh, NC to Roger I. and Phyllis Stier Wall. She was raised in Raleigh, NC with her three sisters, Linda, Audrey, and Barbara. She graduated from Needham Broughton High School in...

Doug Ponder Nesbitt

Sep 18, 2022


Doug Ponder Nesbitt, age 74 of the Oostanaula Community, passed away Sunday, September 18th at AdventHealth Gordon.


Doug was born on August 19, 1948, in Gordon County, son of the late Bill Nesbitt and Marguerite Ponder Nesbitt. He was a member of Oostanaula Baptist Church, prior to retirement he was employed by Calhoun Auto Outlet, and Springs Industries....

Patricia Lee Patterson

Sep 17, 2022


Patricia Lee Owens Patterson, age 82 of the Oostanaula Community passed away early Saturday, September 17th at her residence.


Pat was born in Gordon County on December 8, 1939, the daughter of the late Hugh Dorsey Owens and Imogene Thornbrough Owens. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Hollis Patterson; son, Russell...

Ernest Edward Clark

Sep 17, 2022


Ernest Edward Clark, age 89 of Calhoun, passed away on Saturday, September 17 at his residence.


Edward was born December 13, 1932, in Gordon County, the son of the late Robert Lee Clark and Katie Stone Clark. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by several brothers and sisters, R.L. Clark, Orvin Clark, Geneva Clark...

Christopher Allen "Chris" West

Sep 13, 2022



Christopher Allen “Chris” West, age 44 of Adairsville, GA, passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at his residence.


Chris was born on March 29, 1978 in Dalton, GA, son of David Curtis Wests and Susan Gale Keene Hall. He was preceded in death by: grandparents, Howell J. West, William E. Keene, and Judy Fowler Keene. Chris...

Charles "Chuck" Langston

Sep 12, 2022



Charles "Chuck" Langston, aged 71 of Fairmount, passed away on Monday, September 12th at his residence surrounded by his loving family.


Chuck was born on October 8, 1950, in Calhoun to the late James Richard Langston, Sr., and Ione Self Langston. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church. Chuck spent his life doing carpentry work....

Richard Bernard Surdykowski

Sep 9, 2022

  On Friday, September 9, 2022, Richard Bernard Surdykowski, loving husband and father, passed away at age 83.


Richard was born on March 24, 1939 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Catherine Schneider Surdykowski and Theodore Surdykowski.  He served in the Coast Guard for eight years and received his undergraduate degree from St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA.  On November 17,...

Dwight Lamar Walraven

Sep 8, 2022


 Dwight Lamar Walraven, age eighty, of the Oostanaula community passed away at his home on September 8, 2022, after several months of declining health.  Dwight was preceded in death by his parents, Dennis Bowles Walraven and Rose Amos Walraven. 


Dwight was born on August 26, 1942, in a cabin on the Walraven family farm in Curryville, Georgia. ...

Dr. William Robert Thompson

Sep 5, 2022

   Doctor William Robert Thompson died at his home in Calhoun, Georgia on Labor Day, September 5, 2022.   He was born November 16, 1922, and was just shy of 100 at the time of his death.  His parents were Bob and Mamie Thompson.  He was the youngest of the family of six brothers and sisters, Paul Thompson, Prudence Thompson, Ottie...

Ross Wilburn, Jr

Sep 4, 2022

Ross Wilburn, Jr, age 84, passed way Sunday September 4th in Advent Health Gordon.


Ross was born April 29, 1938, in Decatur, Georgia, son of the late Walter Ross Wilburn, Sr. and Catherine Carson Wilburn. He held a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Tech and was employed as a licensed professional engineer by the City of Calhoun...

Johnny Edward Ford

Sep 3, 2022

Johnny Edward Ford, age 52 of Calhoun passed away on Saturday, September 3, 2022 at his residence.


Johnny was born June 23, 1970, in Floyd County. He was the son of Mary Sue Holbert Ford and the late Cecil Edward Ford. In addition to his father Johnny was also preceded in death by a brother, David Dewayne Ford....

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