Our Obituaries

Sherry Lee Vesely

December 20, 1971 - October 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Judy A. Dunn

August 16, 1949 - October 19, 2017

Judy A. Dunn, 68 of Columbus, Georgia died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital.Visitation will be from 1-2:30pm, Monday, October 23, 2017 in the St. Elmo Room of Striffler-Hamby 4071 Macon Road Columbus, GA.Graveside services will follow in Parkhill Cemetery at 3:00pm, Monday, October 23, 2017.Mrs. Dunn was born August 16, 1949 in Snow town, Jefferson County, Alabama to the late...
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Benjamin Hardaway

September 28, 1919 - October 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Hannelore G. Edwards

August 19, 1932 - October 18, 2017

Hannelore G. Edwards, age 85, of Columbus, GA, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Funeral Services will be Monday October 23, 2017 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, 4400 Reese Rd, Columbus. A Visitation will be held Sunday, October 22, at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, from 3:00 - 5:00 pm and one prior to the services on Monday at the church. Hannelore, was born on August 19,...
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Asa Vernon Swift,

September 28, 1991 - October 17, 2017

Asa Vernon Swift, Jr. passed away on Tuesday, October 17th at his home in Chattanooga, Tennessee; he was 26. Funeral services will be held Friday, October 20, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Paul United Methodist Church, 2101 Wildwood Avenue, Columbus, Georgia according to Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA. A private family interment will follow in Parkhill Cemetery.Asa, the son of Asa Vernon and...
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Sue E. Taylor

July 24, 1930 - October 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA. Sue E. Taylor, 87, of Columbus, GA, passed away peacefully at home, under the care of Columbus Hospice.The family will welcome guests for visitation Friday, October 20, 2017 6:00-8:00 pm in the St. Elmo Room of Striffler-Hamby, 4071 Macon Road Columbus, GA. Funeral services will be Saturday, October 21, 2017 11:00 am at...
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Cindy Harris and CJ Berni, Jr.

October 4, 1988 - October 15, 2017

Cynthia Lynn "Cindy" Harris, 29, and her infant son Christopher Lee "CJ" Berni, Jr. of Phenix City, Alabama died Sunday, October 15, 2017. Visitation will be from 5-7pm, Friday, October 20, 2017 in Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby 4071 Macon Road Columbus, GA.Funeral services will be 3:00pm, Saturday, October 22, 2017 in Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby. In memory of Cindy those attending are...
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Freda Mae Renfroe

December 8, 1935 - October 14, 2017

Freda Mae Renfroe, age 81, passed away, Saturday, October 14, 2017. A visitation will be held Tuesday October 17, 2017 at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, from 5:00 until 7:00 pm. Pastor Ricky Ward from Grace Free Will Baptist Church of Phenix City, will be conducting, Freda's Graveside Service on Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in Parkhill Cemetery, at 11:00 am. Freda was born in Phenix City, AL,...
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Gloria Jean Stover

April 9, 1933 - October 14, 2017

Gloria Jean Timmons Stover of Columbus, Georgia, died on October 14, 2017. Funeral services will be held at St. Paul United Methodist Church on Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 10 a.m. with Reverend John Fugh officiating, according to Striffler-Hamby, Columbus. Burial will be at Rose Hill Cemetery in Ashburn, Georgia.Gloria was born in Batavia, New York, on April 9, 1933. Her parents were the late...
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James Richard Stephens

September 14, 1923 - October 13, 2017

James Richard Stephens, 94, of Columbus, died on Friday, October 13, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital. A Graveside Service will be held on Monday, October 16, 2017 at 3:00pm in Parkhill Cemetery, 4161 Macon Road Columbus, with Dr. Jimmy Elder officiating. The family will receive friends at Striffler-Hamby, 4071 Macon Road Columbus, on Monday from 1:30-3:00pm prior to the service beginning.Mr....
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Virginia Illges Norman

December 19, 1926 - October 13, 2017

Virginia Illges Norman, daughter of Abraham and Virginia Howard Illges, died in her home at 90 years of age on October 13, 2017. A graveside service is scheduled for 10:00 AM Monday, October 16 at Parkhill Cemetery with Reverend Joel Alvis, Jr presiding.She was preceded in death by her husband of 53 years, Francis; her two siblings Mary Lou Illges Brown and A. Illges, Jr; and is survived by her...
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Hattie Fay Tripp

January 1, 1946 - October 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Helen Marie Hrabley

August 27, 1922 - October 11, 2017

Helen Marie Hrabley, age 95, of Columbus, Georgia, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. A Rosary will be held on Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 4:00 pm at Stiffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Rd., Columbus, GA, and friends will visit until 6:00 pm. A Funeral Mass will take place at the Church of the Holy Family in Columbus, on Monday, October 16, 2017 at 12:10 PM. Interment will be...
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David Williford Land

April 23, 1916 - October 9, 2017

David Williford LandApril 23, 1916 - October 9, 2017David Williford Land, 101, of Columbus, Georgia, peacefully passed away Monday, October 9, 2017.Mr. Land was born April 23, 1916 in Chipley, Georgia, now known as Pine Mountain, Georgia, to M.J.C. and Allie Sanders Land. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife who was the love of his life, Joyce Ball Land; and his...
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Kenneth B. Perry

November 20, 1937 - October 7, 2017

Kenneth Brewer Perry, 80 years of age, of Jacksonville, Alabama, formerly of Columbus, Georgia passed away on October 7, 2017 at Diversicare of Oxford surrounded by his family.Memorial Service will be held at First Baptist Church of Jacksonville, Alabama at 10:00 AM CST Thursday, October 12, 2017 with Dr. Derek Staples officiating. A graveside service will then be held at Parkhill Cemetery in...
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Leonard Cecil McGuire

September 16, 1928 - October 6, 2017

Chaplain Leonard C. McGuire (1928-2017)Leonard Cecil McGuire "Chappy" 89, of Columbus, GA. passed away Friday, October 6, 2017 at St. Francis hospital.A visitation will be held from 11 a.m. till 12 p.m. at Wrenn-Yeatts Funeral Home in Danville on Friday, October 13, 2017. Graveside services will be held at 12:30 at Highland Burial Park Cemetery in Danville, VA.Mr. McGuire was born September 16,...
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Louise Hackett

January 17, 1927 - October 5, 2017

Louise Hackett, 90, of Columbus, Georgia died Thursday, October 5, 2017 at her residence.Mrs. Hackett was born January 17, 1927 in Macon, Georgia to the late William Royce Nolan and Helen McKinley Nolan. She graduated from Columbus High School in 1943.In 1950 Louise married the love of her life Paul Hackett and raised a family as a military spouse to an officer who fought in three overseas...
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Zoe Ann Gunnels

December 16, 1930 - October 5, 2017

Zoe Ann Gunnels, 86, of Columbus, Georgia passed away Thursday, October 5, 2017 at the Columbus Hospice House surrounded by her loving family.Visitation will be from 5-7pm, on Monday, October 9, 2017 at Striffler-Hamby 4071 Macon Road Columbus, GA. Graveside services will be held at 3:00pm, on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 at Parkhill Cemetery.Mrs. Gunnels was born December 16, 1930 in Columbus,...
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Jacqueline Castaneda

December 29, 1939 - October 4, 2017

Jacqueline Castaneda, 77, of Columbus, Georgia passed away on October 4, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Funeral services will be held at Fort Benning, on October 11, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Jerry Sauls officiating. Visitation will be at 9:30 at Striffler Hamby. She was born in France where she later moved to the United States after marrying her husband John Castaneda whom...
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Charlotte Swann

October 31, 1931 - October 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Yung Ja Lee

September 9, 1937 - October 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Jimmy Sewell,

September 25, 1964 - October 2, 2017

Jay Sewell passed from this life to the next in the early morning hours of October 2nd, at the Columbus Hospice House. He passed peacefully in his sleep after spending his last days surrounded by cherished family and friends.Jay was loved by many. He would give you the shirt off his back. He loved cooking and was known for his BBQ all over town. He worked for many years in the HVAC community. Jay...
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Mary Enola Steib

May 8, 1940 - October 2, 2017

Major Mary Enola Steib United States Army, Retired, died peacefully in her home at Covenant Woods in Columbus, Georgia on Monday, October 2, 2017. She was 77 years old.The daughter of Ulysse Steib Jr. and Enola Bourgeois, Mary Enola was born on May 8, 1940 in New Orleans. She grew up in Paulina, Louisiana and graduated from Lutcher High School, Hotel Dieu School of Nursing, and Northwestern State...
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Ronale Sharon Young-Smith

March 19, 1955 - September 30, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Franklin Andrew Venable

September 18, 1936 - September 27, 2017

Franklin Andrew Venable, 81, of Eastpoint, Florida, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, in Mandeville, Louisiana, with his daughter D. Winn Venable at his side.Born in LaGrange, Georgia on September 18, 1936, son of his loving parents George McKoy Venable and Josephine Franklin Venable, the family moved to Columbus, Georgia in 1944 where Frank attended St. Elmo for grade...
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Nancy Florence Casey

October 26, 1930 - September 27, 2017

Nancy Jones Casey, age 86, of Cataula, GA, passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. Funeral services will be Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 11:00 at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus. A visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Nancy was born on October 26, 1930, to Q.R. Jones and Gertrude White Jones. She was raised here in Columbus and was a graduate of Jordan High School. After...
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Allen G. SIMMONS

June 29, 1960 - September 27, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Lois Turner McCosh

November 1, 1919 - September 26, 2017

Lois Geeslin McCosh, 97, passed away Tuesday, September 26th at Kindred Hospice surrounded by her family. A private burial for family will be held Friday morning followed by a memorial service open to everyone at First Baptist Church at 11:00 am. Visitation will be held at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus on Thursday, September 28th from 5:00 to 7:00 pm.Mrs. McCosh was born November 1, 1919 in...
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Larry Wayne Lunceford

November 14, 1946 - September 25, 2017

Larry W. Lunceford, age 70, of Columbus, Georgia, passed away on Monday, September 25, 2017. A funeral servicewill be Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 11:00 am at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Rd., Columbus. A visitation willbe held one hour prior to services on Thursday morning. Committal services, will be on Friday, September 29, 2017 at 1:30 pm at,Fort Benning Cemetery. Family and...
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Susan Carol Davidson

July 1, 1956 - September 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Katy Lou Linder

June 3, 1934 - September 24, 2017

Katy L Linder, 83, of Columbus, GA, passed away peacefully September 24, 2017 under the loving care of Kinder Hospice. Mrs. Linder was born July 3, 1934 in Brookhaven, MS to her late parents Perlie and Bertha Lofton. She was a former Sales Manager, Customer Service Manager and Retail Manager at Fort Benning's PX for over 22 years. Katy loved to read, work crossword puzzles; watch CNN, The Weather...
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Joseph J. Cardona

April 5, 1956 - September 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.Joseph J. Cardona,61, of Cataula, GA passed away suddenly, September 24, 2017. Joseph was born April 4, 1956 in Ft. Benning, GA to his mother Nilda Cardona and his late father Jose Cardona. He was an avid Tennis player and family man who loved spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren, and his dog Buddy. Joseph...
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Margaret Vera Rockwell

July 27, 1929 - September 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Betty Jean Lyonnais

December 9, 1926 - September 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Margarethe Anna Coleman

April 22, 1923 - September 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Lonnie Ray Smith

February 28, 1948 - September 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Dallas L. Greene

July 26, 1937 - September 22, 2017

Dallas L. Greene, 80, of Columbus, GA passed away on Friday, September 22 2017.Funeral Services will be on Monday, September 25, 2017 at 11:00 AM in Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby located at 4071 Macon Road Columbus, GA 31907. Visitation for family and friends will begin at 10:00AM followed by a funeral service at 11:00AM. Afterwards burial will take place in adjacent Parkhill Cemetary. Dallas...
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Guy Wayne Strickland

February 14, 1955 - September 20, 2017

SSG (Ret.) Guy "Wayne" Strickland, 62, of Columbus, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, September 23, 2017, 1:00pm, at Morningside Presbyterian Church with Reverend Stephanie Boaz officiating. Mr. Strickland, son of the late Guy Raymond Strickland and Nellie Louise Henderson Strickland, was born February 14, 1955. He was born and...
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Robyn L. Wright

September 5, 1978 - September 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Vaughn Robert Ricks

November 9, 1942 - September 19, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Annie Guthrie

January 22, 1941 - September 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Sharon H. Thompson

September 15, 1950 - September 17, 2017

Sharon H. Thompson our loving mother and sister passed away at home on September 17, 2017 surrounded by her loving family.Family will visit with friends on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 2:00 until 3:00 in the afternoon at Chapel of Pines Mausoleum in Parkhill Cemetery with a service to begin at 3:00. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to Columbus Hospice, Valley Rescue Mission,...
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Sara Ilene Lanford

January 3, 1927 - September 16, 2017

Sara Ilene DeVane Lanford, 90, of Columbus, Georgia passed away Saturday, September 16, 2017 at her residence.Mrs. Lanford was born January 3, 1927 in Americus, Georgia to the late Leon Harris DeVane and Gladys Horne DeVane. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband John S. Lanford. She was a graduate of Norman Junior College as well as Georgia State College and...
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Sfc Robert Allen Breedon

August 25, 1959 - September 15, 2017

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Robert Allen Breedon, age 58. Bob was born on August 25, 1959, in Greensboro, NC and died on September 15, 2017, in Columbus, GA. Bob's life was dedicated to others and his family. Funeral Services are scheduled on Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 11:00am in Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby, 4071 Macon Road Columbus. The family will receive...
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Frankie Wells Wickham

October 24, 1934 - September 15, 2017

Frankie Wells Wickham, 82, of Columbus, Georgia, died on Friday, September 15, 2017.A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 18, 2017 at Trinity Episcopal Church with the Rev. Donna Gafford officiating. Frankie was born October 24, 1934 in Jenkins County, Georgia, the only child of Frank PhillipsWells and Kathleen Hatcher Wells. She lived and attended school in...
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E.Lorraine Mcbarron

November 23, 1919 - September 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Deborah Ann Bridier

April 11, 1955 - September 14, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Ronnie Jay Cobb

September 3, 1963 - September 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Walter Arthur Pollock

June 25, 1947 - September 13, 2017

Walter Arthur Pollock, Jr, 70, of Columbus, GA, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 with his family by his side at Midtown Medical Center.A graveside service to celebrate Walt's life will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, September, 18, 2017 at Main Post Cemetery, Ft. Benning, GA with the Reverend Robert Beckum officiating according to Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus, GA,...
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Shantese LaShawn Clay

October 27, 1975 - September 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Annie Margaret Watson

February 5, 1924 - September 13, 2017

Annie Margaret (Brock) Forrester Watson, age 93 of Columbus, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2017. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 11:00 am at Altman Memorial Baptist Church, with Pastor Udell Addison officiating. A visitation will be held on Friday September 15, 2017 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary and one hour prior to services at the...
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Doris Nell Douglas

February 8, 1937 - September 13, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Margot M. Knowles

March 15, 1937 - September 10, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Helen Carolyn Edwards

June 28, 1929 - September 9, 2017

Helen Carolyn Hamby Edwards, 88 of Columbus, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Brookside Glen Assisted Living. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM in Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus, Georgia with Mike Joyner officiating. Family will visit with friends Wednesday evening at the funeral home from 5:00 PM until 7:00...
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Estelle Farris Simmons

June 7, 1929 - September 9, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Anna S. Sanger

April 25, 1934 - September 7, 2017

Anna Bess Stephens Sanger, age 83, of Columbus, died Thursday, September 7, 2017. A memorial service will be held 10:00 A.M. Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Morningside Baptist Church. The Reverend T. Thad Smith will officiate. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society or another charity of your choice.Mrs. Sanger was born April 25, 1934 in Pampa,...
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George Arthur Meehan

September 26, 1933 - September 6, 2017

George Arthur Meehan, 83, of Columbus, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at Midtown Medical Center. A Graveside Service will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 2:00pm in Parkhill Cemetery with Pastor Danny Courtney officiating. The family will receive friends at Striffler-Hamby Columbus from 12:00-1:30pm prior to the service beginning. Mr. Meehan, son of the late Frank and Mae...
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Judy Anne Rhodes

March 21, 1951 - September 5, 2017

Judy Anne Rhodes, 66, of Columbus, GA, passed away on Tuesday September 5, 2017. Funeral services will be held on Saturday September 9, 2017 at 3:00 pm. The family will have visitations on Friday September 8, 2017 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm and on Saturday afternoon Sept. 9, 2017, one hour prior to services.Judy was born in Columbus, Georgia on Wednesday, March 21, 1951 to Hansel Daniels and...
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Jean McKinney Nutt

December 16, 1925 - September 5, 2017

Jean McKinney Nutt, 91 of Columbus, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. A loving mother, sister, grandmother, and great-grandmother, who loved to laugh and enjoyed spending time with her family will be laid to rest on Friday, September 8, 2017. Family will visit with friends Friday, September 8, 2017 from 1:00 PM until 2:30 PM at Striffler-Hamby in Columbus with a graveside service...
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Ricky Lanier Scarborough

November 15, 1953 - September 4, 2017

Ricky passed away September 4, 2017. He was born November 15, 1953 in Porterdale, Georgia to Frank N. Scarborough and Allene Knight Scarborough.He was preceded in death by his father, SSgt. (retired) Frank Scarborough.He is survived by his mother, Allene K. Scarborough of Columbus, Sister Charlotte S. Wakefield of Columbus,brother Ken W. Scarborough of Donalsonville, Danny W. Scarborough of...
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James Marion Fuller

July 1, 1965 - September 4, 2017

James Marion Fuller, 52, of Columbus, Georgia, passed away Monday, September 4, 2017.James was born July 1, 1965 in Corpus Christi, Texas to Lamar and Gloria (Lamb) Fuller. He graduated from Ingleside High School in 1983 and from Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi in August 2001. James worked at his family's business, North Shore Boat Works, as a young teen through his mid adult years...
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Helen Inez Barton

August 22, 1917 - September 4, 2017

"We share the passing of our beautiful grandmother, Helen Inez Barton, of Phenix City, Alabama. The angels carried her home on September 4, 2017, in peaceful repose at the age of 100, in Cumming, Georgia. Helen was born in Columbus, Georgia on August 22, 1917, the daughter of Thomas and Emily Boyd McManus, where she lived most of her life. She worked in the cotton mills as a young woman and...
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Ethel B. Moore

May 31, 1948 - September 4, 2017

Ethel B. Moore, 69, of 4335 Braddock Dr., Columbus, GA, expired on Monday, September 4, 2017, at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus. Graveside services will be held on Ft. Benning on September 11, 2017, at 1:00PM. The family will receive friends on September 10, from 3:00PM until 5:00PM at Striffler Hamby Mortuary, Macon Road, Columbus, GA. Mrs. Moore was born May 31, 1948 in Columbus, GA to the...
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Alton E. Taylor

June 7, 1930 - September 3, 2017

Alton E. Taylor, 87, of Columbus, GA, passed away on Sunday, September 3, 2017, surrounded by his family.A funeral service will be held at 3 pm on Sunday, September 10, 2017, at Striffler Hamby Mortuary with Ben Giselbach and Roger Johnson officiating. The family will receive friends after the funeral service on Sunday. A private burial will be at Ft. Mitchell on Monday. Mr. Taylor was born in...
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Virginia A. Tarno

September 3, 1923 - September 3, 2017

Virginia A. Tarno, 94, of Columbus, Georgia passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital on her 94th birthday. Visitation will be from 1-3pm, on Thursday September 7, 2017 followed by funeral services at 3:00 pm, in Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby, 4071 Macon Road Columbus, GA. Interment will follow in Parkhill Cemetery. Mrs. Tarno was born September 3, 1923 in Jamestown, North...
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Takako M. Keaton

November 30, 1929 - September 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Beth Ann Robinson

April 18, 1955 - September 2, 2017

Beth Ann Robinson, 62 of Columbus, Georgia passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born on April 18, 1955 in Newark, Ohio to Barbra Dunlap Bolton and Richard Bolton. Beth was married to the late Charles Edward Robinson while Charles was enlisted in the U.S. Army they traveled from Army base to Army base settling in the Columbus area where they...
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Annie Laura Peed Rosella

April 17, 1928 - September 2, 2017

Annie Laura Peed Rosella, 89, of Columbus, passed away on Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Kindred Hospice. A Graveside Service is scheduled on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 11:00am in Parkhill Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening, September 4, 2017, from 5:00-7:00pm at Striffler-Hamby in Columbus.Mrs. Rosella, daughter of the late Coleman Clinton Peed and Annie Bell Peed Helms,...
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James Thomas Wooters

June 18, 1922 - September 1, 2017

James Thomas Wooters, 95, of Columbus, Ga, passed away on Friday, September 1, 2017. His funeral service will be Saturday September 9, 2017 at 11:00 am at Striffler - Hamby Mortuary. A visitation will be held on Friday, September 8, 2017, from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm and again one hour prior to services at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary.James was born on June 18, 1922 in Pitt County, North Carolina to...
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John William Sackie

February 2, 1956 - August 29, 2017

John William Sackie Jr., 61, of Columbus, passed away on August 29, 2017. Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday September 2, 2017 at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary at 11:00 am. Visitations will be held on Friday September 1, 2017 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm, and one hour prior to services on Saturday at Striffler- Hamby Mortuary. John was born on February 2, 1956 to John William Sackie Sr. and...
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Vincent Siering Haneman

February 19, 1924 - August 29, 2017

Vincent Siering "Vince" Haneman, Jr., resident of Columbus, died peacefully at age 93 on August 29, 2017. Services will be held at St. Luke United Methodist Church on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 4:00 pm. The Reverend Robert Beckum will officiate. Vince was the first of two sons born to the late Associate Justice Vincent Siering Haneman, New Jersey Supreme Court, and Helen Harris Haneman in...
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Michael Alex Fountain

September 8, 1948 - August 29, 2017

Michael Alex Fountain, 68, of Columbus, GA, passed away August 27, 2017, at Midtown Medical Center. Visitation will be held on Friday September 1, 2017 at 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary followed by Graveside Services at 2:00 pm at Parkhill Cemetery. Michael was born in Dodge County, Ga to the late Homer Fountain and Lavata M. Fountain. Mr. Fountain was preceded in death by a...
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Mary Gracie Romine

June 28, 1924 - August 28, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Mary Jane UNDERWOOD

September 9, 1927 - August 27, 2017

Funeral services for Mary Jane Underwood, 89, of Columbus, will be at 1 PM, Saturday, September 2nd, 2017 at Striffler-Hamby Funeral Home on Macon Road, with Scott Brown officiating. Visitation will be from 12 PM until service time; interment will be in Parkhill Cemetery. Mary Jane passed away August 27th at her residence. She was born September 2nd, 1927 to Melvin and Willie B. Dudley...
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Shirley Temple Phillips

September 29, 1935 - August 27, 2017

Shirley Temple PhillipsSeptember 29, 1935-August 27, 2017 COLUMBUS, GA- Shirley Temple Phillips, 81, of Columbus, GA, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, Sunday, August 27, 2017 at Columbus Hospice House. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 PM Thursday, August 31, 2017 at Main Post Cemetery, Ft. Benning, GA, with Dr. Mike Stevens officiating according to Striffler-Hamby Funeral...
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Lois J. Baggett

August 9, 1928 - August 27, 2017

Lois Jackson Baggett passed away peacefully at home with her daughter by her side and into the loving arms of God on August 27, 2017. She was born in Dothan, AL and resided in Columbus, GA since 1962.She left behind a grieving only child Susan (Albert) Elgar and a loving sister Margaret Jackson McCracken of Newton, AL.Her husband of 67 years, Wilbur Colley Baggett, preceded her in death on...
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C.B. Dougherty

April 5, 1946 - August 26, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Perry Leonard Dickerson

May 28, 1942 - August 25, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Sarah Dowis

January 15, 1929 - August 24, 2017

Sarah Rush Dowis, 88, Panama City, Florida, formerly of Columbus, Georgia passed away Thursday, August 24, 2017.She was born January 15, 1929 in Columbus, Georgia to the late Loomis R. Rush and Mary Lucille Roberts Rush. She resided in Panama City Beach, Florida for the past 15 years and was a member of First Baptist Church of Sunnyside. She is survived by four sons: William Edgar Dowis, James...
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Tatiana Vlasenko

January 19, 1925 - August 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Earl R. Archer

June 7, 1921 - August 23, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Thomas Edward Chadwick

November 16, 1955 - August 23, 2017

Thomas Edward Chadwick, 61, of Columbus, passed away on Tuesday, August 23, 2017.Visitation will be held at 4:00 pm on Monday, August 28, 2017 at St. Luke United Methodist Church. The service will follow at 4:30 pm with the Rev. Robert Beckum officiating.Jack of all trades and master of none is a reference to someone who dabbles in many skills but doesn't gain expertise in one. Tom was a...
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Barbara Waddell Page

February 16, 1931 - August 23, 2017

Barbara Brown Waddell Page, 86, affectionately known by many as "B," died Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 at Spring Harbor Retirement Community.A service celebrating her life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 26th at First Presbyterian Church, 1100 First Avenue with Reverend Joel Alvis and The Reverend Timothy H. Graham officiating followed by burial in Linwood Cemetery. In lieu of...
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Boots Wynn Woodruff

December 9, 1924 - August 22, 2017

Boots Wynn Woodruff, 92 of Columbus, Georgia passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 22, 2017.She was born on December 9, 1924 in Columbus, Georgia to the late Mary Borger Wynn and William Wynn. Mrs. Boots was married to the late Laurence A. Woodruff, she was a homemaker. She was an avid reader and reading her Bible with devotionals daily. Mrs. Boots enjoyed doing word search puzzles, watching...
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Bruce Carlin Zimmerman

November 2, 1941 - August 21, 2017

Bruce Carlin Zimmerman, 75, of Columbus, GA, passed away August 21, 2017. Bruce was born November 2, 1941 in Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. He was still in the hospital during the bombing of Pearl Harbor. He was an MP in the army from 1958-1966 and worked at the post office from 1967-1974. Bruce had a bachelor's, a master's, and a Specialist degree in teaching. He started teaching in 1975 at...
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Jose Mendoza

March 15, 1936 - August 21, 2017

Ret 1SG Jose (Joe) Mendoza, 81, died August 21, 2017 at Columbus Hospice after courageously enduring Alzheimer's Disease. He will always be remembered as "A soldier who stood his guard in times of challenge and in peace."He was born in Round Rock, Texas, the son of Timoteo and Sabina ("Lily") Mendoza. His career in the military began early in service to the U.S. Army Reserves. He entered in the...
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Marjorie Downer

January 15, 1930 - August 21, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Edward Gustav Swensen

July 11, 1930 - August 20, 2017

Ed Swensen, age 87, resident of Newville, Alabama, passed away on Sunday, August 20, 2017 at his Phenix City, Alabama residence. Funeral services are scheduled at Edgewood Hall of Striffler-Hamby, Columbus on Thursday, August 24, 2017, 11 a.m. with Reverend Joe Brown and Reverend Anita Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Parkhill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral...
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Ann L. Cason

October 5, 1922 - August 19, 2017

The life of Ann Lee Cason began in South Georgia in a large Timber and Farming family of Dan J. and Annie Davis Lee of Ware County in the early 1920's.She graduated from Wacona High School in Bickley, GA and married Quillian C. (QC) Cason in 1940, and after World War II moved to Columbus, GA, to raise their family. They had two children, a daughter Annette Cason Booth and a son, William (Billy)...
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Johnny William Whitener

September 18, 1948 - August 19, 2017

Johnny William Whitener, 67, of Columbus, passed away on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Columbus Hospice House. A Celebration of Life will be held Tuesday evening, from 4:00-6:00pm, August 22, 2017, with Pastor Seth Hon beginning with prayer. Mr. Whitener was the son of the late Charlie Frances Whitener and Bertha Mae Smith Whitener. He was born September 19, 1949 in Atlanta, Georgia before moving...
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Margaret Ann Hardy Mahon

September 10, 1930 - August 18, 2017

Margaret "Peggy" Ann Hardy Mahon, 86, of Columbus, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017 in Valrico, Florida. Funeral Services are scheduled on Monday, August 28, 2017, 11:00am, at St. Anne Catholic Church with Father Jeremiah McCarthy officiating. Burial will follow at Parkhill. Mrs. Mahon, daughter of the late Horace Alton Hardy and Marguerite Bowen Hardy, was born September 10, 1930 in...
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Nan Bufogle

April 28, 1956 - August 18, 2017

Nan Morgan Bufogle, 61, of Columbus, Georgia, died August 18, 2017, peacefully at her home. Nan was born on April 28, 1956 in Jacksonville, Florida to Finis Morgan and Marjorie Nan Johnston Morgan. She was the oldest of two children. Her family lived in Jacksonville, Florida, Pensacola, Florida, and St. Louis, Connecticut while her father served in numerous management positions with Monsanto. ...
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Minnie Irene Lilly

August 5, 1920 - August 18, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, GA.
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Sidney Hayes Dykes

July 31, 1946 - August 18, 2017

Sid Dykes, affectionately known by many as Possum, of Columbus, GA, passed away on Friday, August 18, 2017.A Memorial Service will be held at 11:00 am, on Wednesday, August 23rd 2017 at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, with Pastor Tom Neville officiating. Visitation will follow the service at Mt. Zion.Son of the late Sidney Hayes Dykes Sr. and Natilu McKenney Dykes, he was born July 31, 1946 in Columbus,...
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Suzanne Renee Sass

June 29, 1955 - August 17, 2017

Suzanne Renee Lord Sass, 62, passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017, at her home in Pensacola, FL.She was born on June 29, 1955, in Atlanta, Georgia, to Eleanor Louise Rogers Fowler and Claude C. Rogers. A graduate of Tucker High School and Gwinnett Technical Institute, she launched a successful telecommunications career and traveled across the United States and abroad, adventures that inspired...
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Elizabeth Grathwol

August 12, 1927 - August 17, 2017

Elizabeth Bell Grathwol, 90, of Columbus passed away at home on Thursday, August 17, 2017. A celebration of her life will be held at 2 pm on Saturday August 26 at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus.Elizabeth Grathwol was born Ada Elizabeth Bell in Columbus Georgia. Her parents were Samps K. Bell of Preston, GA and Ruth McElvany Bell of Conyers, GA.During her childhood,...
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Edith Emily May

January 28, 1955 - August 16, 2017

Edith Emily Lampard May, 62, of Columbus, passed away on August 16, 2017. A Graveside Service is scheduled in Parkhill Cemetery on Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 2:00pm with Dr. Ken Cochran officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday, August 23, 2017 from 5:00-7:00pm. Mrs. May, daughter of the late Charles Lampard Sr. and Joyce Hemming Lampard, was born January 28, 1955 in Rosedale,...
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Roy Eugene Dickson

April 4, 1928 - August 16, 2017

Roy Eugene "Gene" Dickson, age 89, resident of Columbus, passed away on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Columbus Hospice House. Funeral services are scheduled at St. Luke United Methodist Church on Saturday, August 19, 2017, 2:00 PM with Reverend Robert Beckham officiating. Interment will follow at Parkhill Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Striffler-Hamby, Columbus, on Friday, August...
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Judith Ann Parker

February 2, 2017 - August 16, 2017

Judith Ann Parker, 69, of Fortson, Georgia, passed away of August 16, 2017. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, August 20, 2017, at 4:00 pm at Striffler - Hamby Mortuary in Columbus, Georgia. A visitation will be held on Saturday August 19, 2017 at Striffler - Hamby Mortuary, from 5:00 until 7:00 pm and again one hour prior to services on Sunday. Burial will be at Restlawn Cemetery on Monday,...
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Robert Edward Rooks

November 21, 1956 - August 15, 2017

Robert Edward Rooks, 60 of Columbus, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital.His family will gather to visit with friends on Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 1:30 PM until 2:30 PM at Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, Columbus, Georgia with a graveside funeral service in Parkhill Cemetery at 3:00 PM.Robert was born on November 21, 1956 in Columbus, Georgia to Annie Childers...
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