LaFAYETTE — Ms. Georgia Ann Avery, 85, of LaFayette died Saturday, June 15, 2013, at LaFayette Extended Care in LaFayette.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 20 at 2 p.m. CDT at New Mt. Sellers Baptist Church of LaFayette with the Revs. Terry L. Magby, pastor, and Darryl Jordan officiating. Burial will follow at Handy Cemetery in LaFayette.

Silmon-Seroyer Funeral Home of LaFayette is handling arrangements.


LANETT — Mrs. Ruby Dean Garrett of Lanett died Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at her residence.

Funeral services and survivors to be announced by Davis Memorial Mortuary of Valley.


TYLER, Texas — Mrs. Doris Story, 85, of Tyler died Monday, June 17, 2013.

Doris M. Champion was born on April 26, 1928, in Shawmut, to Claud and Neva Champion. She grew up in the Valley and then moved to Texas where she remained.