James "Jim" Leroy Black, 68, Ringgold, Ga.

James "Jim" Leroy Black, 68, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Friday, October 27, 2017.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Georgia.

An online register book may be signed at

Hyal "H.N." Angland Sr., 91, LaFayette, Ga.

Hyal "H.N." Angland Sr., age 91, of LaFayette passed away Thursday, October 26, 2017. He was a member of the LaFayette Optimist Club and Fairview South Baptist Church and was an active helper with the Boy Scouts of America. H.N. was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jo Tutton Angland.

He is survived by his daughter, Sheree Brown of LaFayette; sons, Butch (Edna) Angland and Roger (Donna) Angland both of LaFayette; six grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; brother, Donald (Barbara) Angland of Hixson, Tenn.; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services: 2 p.m. Sunday, October 29, 2017 in the Wilbanks Memorial Chapel with Pastor Lowell Cantrell officiating.

No interment.

Visitation: 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.

Bessie Peppers Goodwin Hester, 102, LaFayette, Ga.

Bessie Peppers Goodwin Hester, age 102, of LaFayette passed away Tuesday, October 31, 2017.

She was born on July 3, 1915 to the late Tom and Daisy Perry Peppers and is a member of the LaFayette Church of Christ.

Bessie was preceded in death by her first husband Charlie Goodwin; sisters, Lena Ruth Peppers and Margaret Peppers; brothers, Charles Peppers and Robert (Pep) Peppers.

Survived by several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. A special thanks to the staff of Pruitt Health at Shepherd Hills for their many years of care.

Graveside service: Wednesday, November 1st at 3:00 p.m. in the LaFayette City Cemetery with Minister David Paden officiating.

Arrangements by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.