Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Dorothy McCauley (memorial service 6pm Thursday, September 14 at the LaFayette Church of Christ)



Dorothy McGee Parham McCauley, 92, passed away peacefully at her home in LaFayette Georgia on Saturday, August 12, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James A. McCauley; one daughter and one son.

She is survived by two daughters; eight grandchildren; and 14 great grandchildren.

She was an active and loved member of the LaFayette Church of Christ and served as a volunteer on a medical mission trip to Guatemala. Serving her community and teaching young girls, she was a Girl Scout leader for ten years and was an active and fervent member of the Daughters of the American Revolution. Dorothy was kind, loving, and generous to everyone she met and was adored and greatly respected. Even in death she was an outstanding example of Christian charity by donating her remains to Emory University School of Medicine.

A memorial service will be held to celebrate her life on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at the LaFayette Church of Christ.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Elsie Lanier Crawford (visitation 6pm-9pm Wednesday, August 16 at the funeral home; funeral service 2pm Thursday, August 17 in the funeral home chapel)



Elsie Lanier Crawford, age 68, of Rock Spring passed away Tuesday, August 15, 2017. She attended Sunnyside Baptist Church. Elsie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents, J.R. Lanier and Mary Lanier; nephew, Kenneth Lanier; stepdaughter, Laura Dotson.

She is survived by her husband, Stanley Crawford; son, Mike (Tammy) Gamble; grandchildren, Carly (Stuart) Wishart, Ashley  Crawford, Katie Crawford, Mollie Crawford, Drake Crawford, Dwight Dotson, and Zachary Dotson; brother, William (Teresa) Lanier; nephews, Jeff Lanier and Greg Lanier.

Funeral service 2 p.m. Thursday, August 17, 2017 in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Randy Avans and Pastor Max Kessler officiating.

Interment in Crest-Lawn Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Jeff Lanier, Greg Lanier, Jason Cash, Danny Stout, Bruce Saine, and Greg Chapman.

Honorary pallbearer is James Lively.

Visitation at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Bobby Tucker; Visitation Monday 8/14 from 5-8pm at the funeral home; Service Tuesday, 8/15 at 2pm in the funeral home chapel



MR. BOBBY JOE TUCKER, age 76, of Rocky Face formerly of LaFayette passed away Sunday, August 13, 2017.

Bobby was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a member and deacon of the Sunnyside Baptist Church. He loved his family and church family.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Audrey Jackson Tucker; sister and brother-in-law, Mary Lou and Diriell Cameron; brother and sister-in-law, Tommy and Yvonne Tucker and brother, Ollie Tucker; and parents, J.B. and Mary Alice Raines Tucker.

Survived by wife, Polly Morrison Tucker; daughter and son-in-law, Debbie (Curtis) Broome; sons, Wayne and Heath Tucker, and Dr. Clay (Samantha) Morrison ; sister, Sue Tucker Thompson; grandchildren, Brandon (Christina) Broome, Sean (Kristin) Broome, Jesse, Briana, Heather, and Austin Tucker, Justin and Cody Morrison, and Jake Carnes; great grandchildren, Lane Brown Broome, and Harley Carnes; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral from the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel Tuesday, August 15th at 2:00 p.m. with Dr. Clay Morrison and Pastor Randy Avans officiating.

Interment in LaFayette City Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Brandon Broome, Sean Broome, Randy Cameron, Lloyd Mitchell, and Edward Mitchell.

Honorary pallbearers are Clyde Ball, John Paul Parker, Harold Jones, Christian Woods

Family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Friday, August 11, 2017

Amy Hancock Vincent (visitation 5pm-8pm Sunday, August 13 at the funeral home; funeral service 2pm Monday, August 14 in the funeral home chapel)



Amy Elizabeth Hancock Vincent, age 38, of Trion passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017.

She is survived by her husband, Darren Allan Vincent; parents, Marlin Hancock and Wylena Carmon Hancock; daughters, Amber Hancock and Savannah West; son, Cody West; stepsons, Darren Vincent Jr., and Donnie Vincent; grandchildren, Cameron Smith and Emily Smith; brothers, Shane (Kelly) Hancock and Roy Hancock; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday, August 14, 2017 in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Brandon Bishop officiating.

Interment in LaFayette City Cemetery.

Visitation 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Cynthia Bomar Williams; Visitation Wed. 8/9 from 6-9pm at the funeral home; Memorial Service Thurs. 8/10 at 11am in the funeral home chapel



Cynthia Bomar Williams, age 67, of LaFayette passed away Monday, August 07, 2017.


She was a member of the First Baptist Church of LaFayette and a member of the Women of Faith Sunday School Class. Cynthia was a Human Resource Manager for almost 20 years, most recently employed with Regions Bank and at The Home Depot. She retired in 2016 and began working as a substitute teacher for the Walker County School System. She was an amazing wife, mother, Mimi and friend.



Survived by husband of 28 years, Doug Williams of LaFayette; daughters and sons-in-law, Amanda Gazaway Shirley & Kevin of Rock Spring, and Jessica Gazaway Gaither & Daniel of Calhoun; brother and sister-in-law, Charlie Bomar & Carol; grandchildren, Megan Shirley, Sophie Gaither and Jackson Gaither; several nieces and nephews also survive.



A Memorial service will be held Thursday, August 10th at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. Todd Gaddis officiating.



Family will receive friends at the funeral home Wednesday from

6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.



In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of LaFayette or to The Cottage; 467 Longhollow Rd. Rock Spring, Ga. 30739



Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.