Barnesville-Lamar County lost two public servants in a 24-hour period.
Joe Keadle, former Barnesville city councilman and mayor pro tem, died Thursday night. He operated Keadle Hardware downtown with his late brother, Haygood, for generations. Visitation with the Keadle family is set for 5 p.m. Sunday at Williams Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, December 14, 2015 at 1 p.m. in the Bethel Baptist Church in Milner.
Former Lamar County commissioner Ray Brinkley died early Friday. Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 12, 2015 from 5-7 p.m. at Conner-Westbury Funeral Home in Griffin. A funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, December 13, 2015 at 3 p.m. at the Barnesville Church of the Nazarene.