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Wesley David Driggers

  Mr. Wesley David Driggers, age 81 of McDonough, Georgia passed away May 27, 2014.  He was born in Camden, South Carolina to the late David Daniel and Cleia Rogers Driggers.   Wesley served his country in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He was employed with Ford Motor Company for sixteen years and with Turner Broadcasting for ten years.  He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church for 25 years and was an avid Atlanta Braves fan.  He was proud of being a 23 year heart transplant recipient. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathy Johnson and by four sisters. 

  Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Betty Catoe Driggers of McDonough; daughters, Gail (W.T.) Mahon of Middleburg, Florida, Cindy (Dan) Hardy of McDonough; grandchildren, Tommy (Mary) Mahon of Orange Park, Florida, Michael (Leslie) Mahon of Jacksonville, Florida, Phillip (Carrie) Johnson of McDonough, Amy (Robert Echols) Johnson of McDonough, Katie (Josh) Black of Locust Grove; 18 great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren; sister, Marie (Frank) Usher of Charleston, South Carolina. 

  Funeral services were held May 31 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home.  Rev. Al O’Quinn officiated. Interment Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions are asked to be made to the Bethany Baptist Church Building Fund, 4 N. Bethany Road, McDonough, Georgia  30252 in memory of Mr. Driggers.  Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

 

Irene Brown Jenkins

  Mrs. Irene Brown Jenkins, age 97, of McDonough, GA passed away May 27, 2014.  Mrs. Jenkins was born in Henry County the daughter of the late William Walter and Jennie Lou McCollum Brown. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ruben Woodrow Jenkins; a son, Reuben Jenkins; brother, William and Iler Brown; grandson, Anthony Rogers.   

  Survivors are her daughter, Orion Holder of Jonesboro; son and daughter-in-law, Ronald and Valerie Jenkins of McDonough; and a daughter-in-law, Emily Jenkins of McDonough; 6 grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. 

  Funeral services for Mrs. Jenkins were held May 31 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home with Rev. Derick Keeter and Rev. Mike Smith officiating.  Interment Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Oakland Baptist Church Building Fund.   Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

Helen McLaren

  Helen McLaren, age 76, Hampton, GA died Saturday, May 31, 2014. She was born in Bronx, NY to the late Henry and Helen Francis (McMahon) St. John. She was preceded in death by her beloved son Robert McLaren 

  Helen is survived by her husband of 49 years, Robert: daughter, Elizabeth  McLaren and son-in-law, Curtis Myers and her grandchildren (the Lights of her life), Katherine, Anna, Robert, William, Evelyn and Chelsea, McDonough: sister, Frances Rubino and family of Tucson, AZ.

  Graveside services were held  June 4 at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com, 770-914-1414.

 

Dolores Ann Proper

  Mrs. Dolores Ann Proper, age 79, of Locust Grove, Georgia passed away Tuesday, May 27, 2014.

  Services were held June 2 at St. James Catholic Church in McDonough. Wheeler Funeral Home in charge of arrangements, 770-786-7111.

 

Charles M. Colston, Sr.

  Charles M. Colston, Sr, age 89, of Forest Park, GA died Sunday, May 25, 2014.

  Funeral Services were held May 29 at Henry Baptist Church (4035 Jodeco Road in McDonough with Rev. Archie Norman, officiating. Interment Sherwood Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org). Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

 

William Porter Young, Jr.

  William Porter Young, Jr., age 67, of Newton, Georgia died May 29, 2014.

  Services were held June 2 from the chapel of Wheeler Funeral Home. Interment Lawnwood Memorial Park.

 

Charles M. Colston, Sr.

  Charles M. Colston, Sr, age 89, of Forest Park, GA died Sunday, May 25, 2014.

  Funeral Services were held May 29 at Henry Baptist Church (4035 Jodeco Rd, McDonough, GA 30253) with Rev. Archie Norman, officiating. Interment Sherwood Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project (www.woundedwarriorproject.org) Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

 

Sandy K. Jarrell

  Sandy K. Jarrell age 57 of McDonough passed away May 28, 2014.

  A funeral service was held June 2 at Haisten Funeral Home. Haisten Funeral Home,  McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

 

Kathryn Eskew Hambrick

  Kathryn Eskew Hambrick, age 88, of McDonough, GA died Sunday, May 25, 2014.

  Funeral services were held May 29 at Salem Baptist Church, McDonough with Pastor Rick Statham officiating. Interment Sherwood Memorial Park. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

 

William Allen Davenport, III

  Mr. William Allen Davenport III, age 89, of Hampton, GA passed away June 1, 2014.

  Funeral services for Bill Davenport will be held June 4 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home with Rev. Terry Smithson officiating. Interment Park Hill Cemetery in Columbus. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

 

Faye Tolleson

  Faye Tolleson, age 79, of Locust Grove, GA died Wednesday, May 28, 2014.

  Funeral Services were held May 31 at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Terry Hedden officiating. Interment Fairview Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

 

 

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