Mamie Buxton

GIRARD, Ga. - Mrs. Mamie Lou Buxton entered into eternal rest on Thursday, November 13, 2014. Funeral services will be held Saturday, November 22, 2014, 1:00 p.m., at Smith Chapel AME Church in Girard, GA. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

As temperatures drop, outdoor pets need attention

...extreme weather because their risk for frostbite and hypothermia increases even with a fur coat.Samantha Holton, the founder of Girard Lifesaver animal rescue, filed a complaint with the sheriff's office Tuesday about the two dogs off Highway 24. She said...

R. L. Flakes

GIRARD, Ga. - Mr. R.L. Flakes, 86, entered...home. He was born on October 11, 1928 in Girard to the late Marvin and Malvia Flakes. Mr...founder/ co-owner of the Pork Place in Girard. He was a long time member of Bethlehem...

Lloyd Davidson

...Newton III (Rhonda) of Waynesboro; 3 stepdaughters, Jan Holt and Jennie Williams of Millen, and Cyndy Lane (Ray) of Girard; a sister, Hazel Baugh of Indianapolis, IN; a brother, Robert Davidson of Pensacola, FL; 15 grandchildren and 18 great...

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...

Coroner suggests possible medical problem might be linked to fiery Burke County car crash

...happened to the unidentified victim whose remains were found Saturday in a crashed Ford Windstar near Ebenezer Church Road close to Girard, Ga.The body, which was burned beyond recognition after the vehicle crashed and caught fire, was taken to the Georgia Bureau...

Otis Mobley

...rest Sunday, November 9, 2014, Otis Washington Mobley, 89, husband of Ruth Bauguss Mobley. Mr. Mobley was a native of Girard, GA in Burke County but lived in Augusta, GA. He graduated in 1942 from Waynesboro High School. He served in the United...

Charles McGregor III

...rest Monday, November 10, 2014. He was born on February 3, 1938 to the late Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. McGregor, Jr. of Girard. He retired from Georgia Power after serving as a Quality Control Specialist for Plant Vogtle for 13 years. Charles always...

Paul Givens Sr.

...GA. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Givens Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Girard, GA. He leaves to cherish his memories: his wife, Margaret Griffin Givens; his children: Dwain Givens, Felecia (Russell...

Charles Kight

...and the Army National Guard (Desert Storm). Family members in addition to his wife include his daughter: Angela Hicks of Girard, GA; son: Charles Thomas Kight of Keysville, GA; grandchildren: Jessica Miller, Thomas Charles Cardover; 3 great grandchildren...