Dorothy Dixon

...preceded in death by her parents; loving husband of 71 years, Rev. Ray S. Dixon; daughter, Gloria Ann Davis and husband Billy Joe Davis; and great-grandchildren, Keith Bridges and Kyle Davis. Survivors include her son, Marvin Dixon, Sr. and...

B.J., Billy Joe headline opera house

Two famous Billy Joes -- Billy Joe Royal and Billy Joe Thomas (better known as B.J. Thomas) -- perform...changed his show business name to B.J. because Billy Joe Royal was famous. The first hit for Mr. Royal...

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Billy Joe Pulley (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Billy Joe "Papa Bill" Pulley, 75, entered into rest Monday, February 18...Pulley, and a brother, Jack Pulley. He is survived by four children, Billy Joe Pulley, Jr., James Michael Pulley (Debra), both of Dahlonega...

Mr. Billy Joe Barnett, Sr. (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. Billy Joe Barnett, Sr., 70, of Horseshoe Rd. Augusta, entered into rest...Wayne Stewart and Danny Lawrence. Survivors include his sons, Billy Joe Barnett, Jr. of Augusta and James Randall Barnett of Grovetown...

Billy Joe McCorkle IV "B.J"

COVINGTON, Ga. - Billy Joe and Marcie McCorkle III of Covington...announce the birth of their son, Billy Joe "B.J", born February 1, 2007...Marlene Fogle of Fairburn, Ga. and Billy Joe, Jr. and Stacy McCorkle of Harlem...

Claims against former Richmond County coroner detailed

...and five counts of violation of oath of office ? misappropriated funds from the estate of 79-year-old Army veteran Billy Joe Fletcher on Sept. 28, 2010. That was the same day the family paid the coroner $3,224, records on file in Richmond...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Johnson ready to release second CD 'How Bout Tonight'

...Road near Gordon Highway. The nightclub was known for its revolving bar and the major performers it featured, including Billy Joe Royal, Ronnie Dove, B.J. Thomas, Brenda Lee, Jerry Lee Lewis and, for "one week only," Kenny Rogers and his...

Billy Hill

U.S. Army (RET)MARTINEZ, Ga. - Billy Joe Hill, 80, husband of the late Lenora E. Hill, entered into rest on Monday, May 19, 2014. Funeral Services will be held at...

The best of the new books about golf

...the spotlight on Masters champions Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer and Sam Snead along with lesser-known players such as Billy Joe Patton and Bert Yancey, who both had close calls at Augusta National. Fields is known for seeking out the most interesting...

Augusta's par-5s still put excitement in play 80 years later

...shot at No. 15 as part of a handful of shots that are dangerous.Famous disasters on the par-5 holes include amateur Billy Joe Patton in 1954 and Curtis Strange in 1985. Each player found the water on both incoming par-5 holes and lost in their...