Obituaries

Richard B. ("Dick") North, a lifetime resident of Rossville, passed away on July 23, 2020, after a brief illness. He was 88 years old. Dick was born on September 10, 1931, the son of Grace and John Henry North. He was the 6th of 7 North brothers who were a force in local athletics in the lat…

William Mitchell Puryear, age 83, of Lafayette, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 22, 2020. He was born on February 27, 1937. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse Ward Puryear and Martha Frances Puryear; brothers, Anson Puryear, and Richard Puryear. He is survived by his wife, Ma…