Luther Welsh Funeral
Family sit near the casket of Luther Welsh during memorial services Saturday, July 16, 2011 at Thomson High School in Thomson, Ga. Luther Welsh passed away July 14, 2011 after suffering a heart attack, one week after his wife Anne, passed from a battle with cancer. Luther was one of the most winning coaches in Georgia state football history with a 333-181-6 record. Welsh won 13 region titles (11 at Thomson High School) and three state titles in 1984, 1985, and 2002. He ranks fourth all time in the Peach State. He was 79.