Jan. 10, 1943—Feb. 3, 2013
Mr. Philip E. Chiges, of Zebulon, has passed away at age 69.
Mr. Chiges was born in Chicago, Ill. on Jan. 10, 1943 to the late George G Chiges and the late Edith Wilson Chiges. Philip did auto body work and owned his own car and truck upholstery business before retiring. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, fishing, traveling and enjoyed going to the Pike County Senior Center on a weekly basis. He was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Zebulon.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Phillip E. Chiges, Jr. and Dianne of Forsyth; daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia D. Pollette and Larry of Hampton; three granddaughters; one grandson; and two great-grandsons.
Memorial services for Mr. Philip E. Chiges will be conducted Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Faith Baptist Church in Zebulon. Pastor Nesbit Odom will officiate. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations may be made to the fund set up in his name at United Bank to help cover funeral and estate expenses.
Heritage Funeral Home, 1512 Williamson Road, Griffin, GA 30224 is in charge of the arrangements. www.heritagefhgriffin.com.
Mrs. Ruth Moore Smith, 95, of Barnesville, died March 13, 2013 in a Barnesville healthcare facility. Funeral will be March 15, 2013 at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Barnesville with the Rev. Garth Foster officiating. Interment will follow at Greenwood Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, March 15, 2013 from 1 p.m. until the service hour at First Baptist Church of Barnesville, 200 Zebulon St., Barnesville. Williams Funeral Home of Barnesville is in charge of arrangements. 770-358-1678, www.williamsfh.net.
Ms. Martha Campbell, 62, of 615 Northside Drive, Apt B4, Griffin, died Thursday, March 14, 2013 at Spalding Regional Hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date by McDowell’s Funeral Home, Inc., 305 N. Hill St., Griffin.
Mr. James “Sweet” Willis Sr., of Dublin, Ga., died Thursday, March 14, 2013. Watkins Funeral Home-Griffin Chapel, Inc., 426 Melrose Ave., Griffin. 770-229-0803, www.watkinsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Mrs. Irene Newton Caldwell Murray, age 75 of Griffin, departed this earthly life and entered into rest on Saturday, March 9, 2013 at Brightmoor Hospice. Visitation for Mrs. Irene C. Murray will be on Friday, March 15, 2013 from 6:00pm until 8:00 pm at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at 2:00pm at Shoal Creek Baptist Church, 99 Locust Grove-Griffin Rd., Locust Grove, GA 30248. Pastor Michael Price will officiate. Interment will follow in Shoal Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Conner-Westbury Funeral Home, 1891 West McIntosh Road, Griffin, GA is in charge of arrangements. www.conner-westburyfuneralhome.com.
Funeral services for Mr. Richard Folds Jr. will be Saturday, March 16, 2013 at noon at Haven Chapel UMC, 1816 Haven Chapel Church Road, Griffin. Interment will be in the church yard cemetery. The cortege will assemble at 1723 Park Circle at 11:15 a.m. Miller’s Family Mortuary, 332 E. Chappel St. 770-228-4077.