Columbus Obituaries

Columbus Obituaries

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  • Monday Feb 13 | via 

    Funeral arrangements announced for Hal Moore

    Funeral arrangements have been announced for retired Lt. Gen. Hal Moore, the commander at the Battle of Ia Drang in 1965 that led him to co-author the book, "We Were Soldiers Once and Young."


  • Monday Feb 13 | via Pike County Journal and Reporter 

    Alva Gardner

    Mrs. Gardner was born on July 29, 1919 in Marshall County Al, to the late William and Gracie McLendon Mayes. She was formerly employed with Fieldcrest Mill where she worked as a spinner for 32 years.


  • Thursday Feb 9 | via 

    Vehicle homicide charge filed in fatal Interstate 18...

    A man who was already facing charges in the Feb. 3 collision on Interstate 185 was in Columbus Recorder's Court on Thursday to face more serious charges. Daniel Anthony Dottle, 29, was charged initially with driving under the influence, driving too fast for conditions and driving in the improper lane shortly after the 10:22 p.m. crash south of the Buena Vista Road exit.


  • Friday Jan 27 | via WALB-TV Albany 

    Memorial held for Columbus teen shot and killed at B...

    More than a week ago a Columbus teen was shot to death inside of a Bull Creek Apartment Unit, and on Friday many loved ones of Destiny Nelson's are expected to honor her life as police continue to search for the person responsible for the deadly shooting. Today people can start to say their goodbyes during a viewing at Progressive Funeral Home at 4235 St. Marys Road in Columbus.


  • Thursday Jan 26 | via 

    Funeral for teenage girl killed at Bull Creek Apartm...

    A homegoing celebration for Destiny Janell Nelson, the teenage girl killed at Bull Creek Apartments on the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday, will be held Saturday. The service will begin 11 a.m. at St. John African Methodist Episcopal Church, 3980 Steam Mill Road, followed by the interment in Green Acres Cemetery on Schatulga Road.


  • Wednesday Jan 25 | via 

    Suspect charged with murder after victim dies at Mid...

    Felton Davis, Jr., now faces murder charges in a Nov. 2016 case after the victim died at Midtown Medical Center. Davis appeared in Columbus Recorder's Court Wednesday morning and pleaded not guilty in the stabbing death of Korby Berry, 31 of Columbus.


  • Friday Jan 20 | via 

    Sam E. "Sonny" Loftin, Jr

    Sam E. "Sonny" Loftin, Jr., 67 of Phenix City, AL, died January 18, 2017 at St. Francis Hospital in Columbus, GA. Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm EST, on Saturday, January 21, 2017, at Lakewood Baptist Church with Rev.


  • Thursday Jan 19 | via 

    Man, 64, dies after collision on Whitesville Road

    A 64-year-old Columbus man died about three hours after his vehicle collided with another on Whitesville Road on Thursday afternoon, authorities said. Bobby Lee Crowder Jr. was pronounced dead at 7:59 p.m in the emergency room at Midtown Medical Center, Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan said.


  • Jan 16, 2017 | via 

    Online poll reveals most popular choice for Columbus arts school name

    This is an artist's rendering of the Muscogee County School District's yet-to-be-named arts academy for middle and high school students. It is being constructed at 1700 Midtown Drive, behind the Columbus Public Library and Columbus Aquatic Center off Macon Road and next to Rigdon Road Elementary School. 8 comments