Westbrook, Travis "Pop" Dean (Rising Fawn)

Thursday, September 19, 2019
Travis “Pop” Dean Westbrook, 89, of Rising Fawn, passed away September 19, 2019. He was a member of Lea’s Chapel Baptist Church, Valley Head, Al. Mr. Westbrook proudly served his country in the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Westbrook and parents, Lloyd and Exa De Alva Westbrook.

Survivors include his daughters, Linda (Danny) Swafford, of Apison, Susan (Randy) Gross, of Birchwood, Christine Westbrook, of Henagar, Al. and Emily Westbrook, of Flat Rock, Al.; sons, Travis “Tab” (Robin) Westbrook, Jr., of Rising Fawn and David (Brenda) Westbrook, of Madison, Ga.; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.

Memorial services will be held Tuesday, Sept. 24 at 2 p.m. CDT at Lea’s Chapel Baptist Church, Valley Head, Al., with Brother Richard Ellis officiating. Interment will follow in the church’s cemetery with full military honors.

The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to the service.

McGuire, Kathy Lynn (Summerville)

Chapman, Wileen McElhaney (Wildwood)

Peinado, Lupe Alonzo (Dalton)


Kathy Lynn McGuire, age 60, of Summerville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at Floyd Medical Center in Rome, Ga. Ms. McGuire was born May 5, 1959, in Floyd County, Ga., a ... (click for more)

Wileen McElhaney Chapman, 75, of Wildwood, GA, passed away on Sunday, February 23, 2020. Mrs. Chapman was a member of the North Georgia Worship Center and retired from the East Ridge Retirement ... (click for more)

Senor Lupe Alonzo Peinado, age 27, of Dalton, Georgia, departed this life early Friday, February 21, 2020. He was born in Atlanta, Ga. Lupe is survived by his loving parents, Robert Peinado ... (click for more)




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Gordon Lawrence Hixson, Sr.

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