Rocky Ford, Georgia

historic rocky ford ga photograph copyright brian brown vanishing south georgia usa 2010

After putting much of her personal wealth and energy into the restoration of her beloved hometown of Rocky Ford, Greta Newton is now offering its historic commercial core for sale. Without her passion for the history of this place, it would have suffered the same fate as so many of our forgotten small towns in Georgia.

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  1. Greetings,
    I am in search of the genealogy of my great grand parents, their parents and their parents . I know my mom Dora Elizabeth Coleman was the the daughter of Eli Coleman and Carrie Lee Jones Coleman, my great grandmother was Eliza Wiggins Jones and I believe my great grandfather was Joseph Jones. I would love to know as much as possible. I have heard so many stories about Rockyford. I may be contacted at dillardsheryl@yahoo.com or 6785954096. Also they were raised on Sid Newton Place.

  2. i am trying to find out about my fathers family they lived in rocky ford i know in 1940 my grandpas name was martigue lastinger.would you have any information

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