Monthly Archives: September 2016

Updated: Father found ‘not guilty’ of murdering infant son

The Georgia Bureau of Investigations’ deputy chief medical examiner said she is certain 10-week-old Justin Carl Marshall, II died from blunt-force trauma on Nov. 5, 2014, and the Fayette County Sheriff’s Department narrowed the suspects down to the victim’s father, Justin Carl Marshall, but a jury on Thursday declared the Fayette County man “not guilty”…

Mildred Elizabeth Whitlock

Mrs. Mildred Elizabeth Whitlock, 84, of Peachtree City, died on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at her home. She was preceded in death by her husband Floyd Whitlock and granddaughter Autumn Cavender. Mildred is survived by her children: Gene Whitlock of Tyrone, Bobby and Becky French of Pike County, Eddie and Kim Whitlock of Sharpsburg, Vickie…

Paul Raymond Murphy

Paul Raymond Murphy, 78, of Fayetteville, passed away on September 19, 2016 in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.  He was born in Columbus, Indiana on November 17, 1937 to Clarence and Floa Murphy.  He proudly served his country in the United States Marines.  A former Captain, he flew for Eastern Airlines for 25 years.  He was a…

PTC Police rescue pine straw salesman, arrest resident for aggravated assault

A pine straw salesman was rescued by Peachtree City Police officers Wednesday afternoon not long after the man was attacked inside a Sturdivant Court home, according to police reports. Public Information Officer Lt. Mark Brown said a concerned resident in that southeastern Peachtree City neighborhood alerted them that an unknown man was walking with a…

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