Burke County authorities seek missing Girard woman

Burke County authorities are asking for the public's help to find a Girard, Ga., woman who has been missing since last week.Angela Odum Freeman, 44, was last seen April 2 driving a 2002 white Nissan...

Many Georgia counties lack animal control services

...malnourished, with only dirty rainwater to drink. They called Girard Lifesaver, Burke County's only animal rescue group, to help...had grown into the skin on its neck, said Samantha Holton, Girard Lifesaver founder."They were just in terrible conditions...

Burke County vehicle fire victim identified by officials

...been hunting on public wildlife land in Burke County, suffered cardiac arrest while driving near Ebenezer Church Road near Girard, Ga., Nov. 8. His Ford Windstar ran off the roadway, cut through some brush and struck a tree before igniting.No foul...

Mamie Dixon

GIRARD, Ga. - Mrs. Mamie Dixon entered into eternal rest on Monday, December...Sunday, December 14, 2014, 1:00 p.m. at Smith Chapel AME Zion Church in Girard, GA. There will also be a viewing held Sunday, December 14, 2014 at the...

Estelle Royal Godbee (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Estelle Royal Godbee, 90, entered...long-time member of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Girard. Mrs. Godbee was preceded in death by...Ernest Godbee of Sylvania, Mary Howard of Girard, Alice Jenkins (Franklin) of Sardis...

Larry Lewis Flake (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Larry Lewis Flake, 53, entered...member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Girard, GA. Funeral services will be held on...Bethany United Methodist Church Cemetery in Girard, GA. The family will receive friends on...

Jimmy Long   (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Mr. Jimmy Long, 66, of Millhaven...Long was born on the old home place in Girard on February 7th, 1943 to the late J.P...a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church in Girard. He is survived by his loving wife of 46...

Nathaniel Turner (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Elder Nathaniel Turner, Jr. departed...two daughters, Shalonda and Natalie Turner, Girard, Ga.; parents, Nathaniel Turner, Sr. and Alice Williams Turner, Girard, Ga.; one sister, Grindel (Derrick) Larry...

Gloria Jean Finch Hayman (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Gloria Jean Finch Hayman, 60...United Methodist Church, a former Mayor of Girard, was a homemaker, and a retired cosmetologist...son-in-law, Kim Hayman and Steve Reddick, Girard; a son and daughter-in-law, Jamie...

Ruth Flakes (GIRARD, Ga.)

GIRARD, Ga. - Ruth Flakes, 72, entered into...home. She was born on March 30, 1937 in Girard, Georgia to the late Jim Weeks and Estelle...Weeks. She was co-owner of Pork Place in Girard for 22 years. She was a member of Bethlehem...