Mr. Stanislaw “Stanley” Brodzik, age 57 of McDonough, Georgia, passed away June 7, 2013. He was born in Poland to Waclaw and Genowefa Ropiak Brodzik. He served his country of Poland in the Army Airborne Division and was Roman Catholic. He owned and operated New England Carpenter, was a member of GIN and enjoyed traveling.
Survivors include his wife Grace Byczkowska; children, Michael (Dana Cochran) Brodzik, Anna (Yashar Mehrjooya) Byczkows-ka, Sylvia Brodzik, Sebastian Byczkowski, Przemyslaw Andrej (Jennifer) Brodzik; grandchildren, Ava and Ashton Brodzik, Jelenna Mateo, Nicholas and Juliana Mehrjooya; parents, Waclaw and Genowefa Brodzik; brother, Jeff (Maria) Brodzik; sisters, Justyna (Thomas) Dziuba, Krystyna (Jozef) Lech; mother and father-in-law, Regina and Mieczyslaw Marchewka; sister-in-law, Anna (Victor) Bielecka; numerous nieces and nephews.
Services were June 21 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Deacon Pat Gillespie officiated. Contributions may be made to the Stanislaw Brodzik Memorial Fund at any Wells Fargo Bank location. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com.
Garth K. Kocher
Garth K. Kocher age 76 of Locust Grove passed away June 17, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Norene Kocher.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Ned and Frankey Kocher of Ola; daughter and son-in-law, Patty and Marty Fricks of Cartersville; daughter, Cristine Noel of Locust Grove; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
A memorial service for Mr. Kocher will be held at a later date. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833.
Faye Jeanette Clark Phillips
Faye Jeanette Clark Phillips peacefully departed for her heavenly home on June 18, 2013 with her family by her side. She was preceded in death by her parents, James A. and Voncille Heard Clark.
Faye moved to the Atlanta area in 1963 and began her first job working for Ed Voyles, Nash-Rambler car dealership in East Point. After a year, she left the dealership and began her banking career with Atlanta Federal Savings at the West End office. Faye had many positions of increasing responsibility, becoming a successful Branch Manager at Stewart-Lakewood and College Park. She enjoyed helping people and treated her business colleagues and employees as if they were part of her family. Faye was a true leader and role model to many people she worked with and trained during her 28 years in the banking business. She was loved, admired and valued by all who worked with her. She was revered by her customers such that many of them followed her to different branches so that she could continue to personally assist them. Faye was valued in the service community of College Park and Stewart Lakewood as she worked tirelessly to make them better communities in which to work and live. She retired in 1993 due to ill health.
She is survived by her husband of 42 years: Kenneth L. Phillips; children: Kenneth Craig Phillips, Robin Phillips Williamson; grandchildren: Steven M. Williamson, Cole P. Williamson, Daniel Cristan Williamson, Braden Phillips; brother: Charles Adon (Pete) Clark; many nieces and nephews who she dearly loved. She will be truly missed.
Services were held June 20 at Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church in Hampton with Rev. Michelle Rawdin officiating. Interment Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Mt. Carmel United Methodist Church Cemetery, P.O. Box 1473, McDonough, GA, 30253. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Annette Hall Weigle
Mrs. Annette Hall Weigle, age 53 of McDonough, Georgia, passed away June 18, 2013. She was born in Chillicothe, Ohio, to John and Betty Hays Hall. She was a graduate of Paint Valley High School, Class of 1977 and was a member of the Chillicothe Baptist Church. Annette had been employed with SONAT Natural Gas Company as a dispatcher and enjoyed making jewelry.
Survivors include her husband, Jim Weigle of McDonough; mother, Betty (Lewis) Adair of Leesburg, FL; father, John C. Hall of Chillicothe, OH; brother, Jon Mark Hall of Bainbridge, OH; sisters, Vikki Lynn Bobb of Merritt Island, FL and Dawn Knauff of Bainbridge, OH; numerous nieces and nephews and one great niece and three great nephews.
A memorial service for Annette will take place later in the summer in Chillicothe. In lieu of flowers, contributions are asked to be made to Teen Missions International, 885 E. Hall Road, Merritt Island, FL 32953 in memory of Annette. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com.
Edward Dellano McMillan
Mr. Edward Dellano “Eddie” McMillan, age 61 of Hampton, Georgia, passed away June 19, 2013. Eddie was born in Portsmouth, Virginia to the late Roy Brian McMillan, Sr. and Betty Ann Curtis McMillan. He had been employed with Old Dominion for 28 years and most recently with Benton Express. He was a member of GraceWay Church in Hampton. He had coached baseball for his son and grandsons, enjoyed fishing, watching sports, especially the Atlanta Braves, tinkering and working on cars.
Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Mary Byrd McMillan of Hampton; children, Kelly (Jonathan) Carter of Locust Grove, Karyn (Randy) Dorris of Griffin, Shane (Candace) McMillan of Hampton; grandchildren, Micah-Shane, Mariya, Skylar, Jadyn, Sara, Julia and Lennon; brothers, Brian (Thao) McMIllan of Greer, SC, Steve (Lisa) McMillan of Griffin; sister, Georgeann Taylor of N.C.
Funeral services were held June 22 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Pastor Chuck Holt officiated. Interment Berea Cemetery in Hampton. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.
James Edward Emory, Jr.
Mr. James Edward Emory, Jr., 60 of McDonough, GA, passed away June 18, 2013. James was born in Copperhill, TN, the son of the late Shirley Sue Owen and James Edward Emory, Sr. James worked most of his career at his painting business, Emory Custom Painting. He enjoyed spending time with his grandkids and watching NASCAR on Sundays.
Survivors are his soul mate Kandi Phillips of McDonough; children Todd Emory of Atlanta, Beth Emory White of Rhode Island and three children that he called his own and loved just like they were his own Kristi Phillips Caldwell, Misti Phillips and Jacob Phillips all of McDonough, 14 grandchildren, one brother Joseph Emory of Tybee Island and sisters Sherrie Garner and Donna Nisperly.
James’ wishes were to be cremated with no viewing or service and his family is honoring this. SouthCare Cremation and Funeral Society in charge of arrangements.
Pat Stuckey, age 67, of McDonough, GA died June 20, 2013. She was born in Miami, FL to the late Linwood Ray and Catherine Wyndora Hardy Larsen. Pat was a member of Bethany Baptist Church. She owned and operated Someday Creations.
She is survived by her husband of 48 years: George Clark Stuckey, Jr., McDonough; son: George Clark Stuckey, III, Amherst, VA, daughter: Catherine Stuckey (Anthony) Pippin, Stockbridge; sister: Dora (Don) Dill, McDonough; grandchildren: Chris, Jonathan, Hannah, Sammy, Savannah; as well as many wonderful family members.
Funeral Services were held June 24 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Anthony Pippin officiating. Interment Fairview Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
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