Obituaries - 02.04.15


Talitha Branan
Talitha “TyTy” Branan, age 86, of McDonough, GA died Tuesday, January 27, 2015. She was born in McDonough, GA to the late Robert Dayton and Lorene Elliott Branan. She was preceded in death by her siblings, Ralph Branan, Ruby Phillips, Annie Ola Carmichael, and Ellen Nail.
Ms. Branan is survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends whom she loved very dearly.
Funeral Services were held on Thursday, January 29, 2015 at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Interment McDonough City Cemetery. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

Josephine Miller Rodgers
Josephine Miller Rodgers, died Wednesday, January 28, 2015 at Piedmont Henry Hospital. She was 84 years of age and was a lifetime member of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church, McDonough, Henry County. She retired from the State of Georgia, Division of Youth Services in 1993 after 29 years service with the Juvenile Court in Henry County. Her first love in the church was the children, having taught them in Sunday School for fifty plus years; and her second love was the United Methodist Women, serving as President for many, many years, and other various local offices. She was a Griffin District Officer for twelve years. Preceding her in death were her parents, Fannie Tolleson Miller and Lorenza Lee Miller, husband, Harold R. Rodgers, Sr., and two brothers, Bernard Lee and Wesley Jackson Miller.
She is survived by her sons, Harold R. Rodgers, Jr. (Buddy) and wife, Kathleen Rodgers, Dana Lee Rodgers; granddaughter, Gwendolynn Noel Rodgers; brother, Bobby (Beth) Miller; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church with Rev. Michael Nickolich and Rev. Renfroe Watson officiating. Interment Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Building Fund, Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church, McDonough, GA. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

Loyd E. Hunter, Sr.
Rev. Lloyd E. Hunter, Sr., age 77, of Morrow, GA died Thursday, January 15, 2015.
Funeral Services were held on Monday, January 19, 2015 at Union Grove Baptist Church. Interment Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

Herbert Raymond Turner
Mr. Herbert Raymond Turner, age 91, of Locust Grove, GA passed away January 15, 2015.
Funeral services for Mr. Turner were held Sunday, January 18, 2015 at Philippi Baptist Church in Locust Grove with Rev. Joey Seabolt officiating. Interment East View Cemetery in Atlanta. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.

Mary V. Plemmons
Mary V. Plemmons (Evelyn), age 80, of McDonough, GA passed away January 11, 2015.
Funeral services were held Thursday, January 15 at Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel. Condol-ences may be offered at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com.

Dukyea Lim
Mrs. Dukyea Lim, age 81, of Jonesboro, GA passed away January 15, 2015.
The family held a memorial service at their home. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.

Charlene Ann
Dunham Maiolo
Charlene Ann Dunham Maiolo, age 56, of Stockbridge, GA passed away January 12, 2015.
A memorial service was held at Horis A. Ward funeral home on Saturday, January 17. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK. Condolences may be offered at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com.

Alma Lee Wallace Bowles
Mrs. Alma Lee Wallace Bowles, age 75, of Locust Grove, GA passed away January 17, 2015.
Funeral services for Alma were held Tuesday, January 20, 2015 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Entombment Eastlawn Memorial Park. Donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

Pierce Haynie
Pierce Haynie, age 92, of Stockbridge, GA died Wednesday, January 21, 2015.
Funeral services were held Friday, January 23, 2015 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Interment Sherwood Memorial Park. Donations may be made to GA Baptist Children’s Home, P.O. Box 329, Palmetto, GA 30268. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com, 770-914-1414.

Carroll Brown Guthrie, Sr.
Mr. Carroll Brown Guthrie, Sr., “Pop”, age 77, of McDonough, GA passed away January 20, 2015.
A memorial service for Mr. Guthrie was held Saturday, January 31, 2015 in the chapel of Haisten Funerals Home. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

Homer Gregory
Homer Gregory, age 96, of Stockbridge, GA died Wednes-day, January 21, 2015.
Graveside services were held Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Fairview Memorial Gardens with Rev. Mary Kollarik officiating. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com, 770-914-1414.

William Armour Nix, Jr.
Mr. William Armour Nix, Jr., age 65 of McDonough, Georgia passed away January 22, 2015.
Funeral services were held Sunday, January 25, 2015 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Pastor Danny Gentry officiated. In lieu of flowers, contributions are asked to be made to the National Kidney Foundation in memory of Bill. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, GA 30253, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.

Thomas Anthony Mattee
Thomas Anthony Mattee, 52, of Stockbridge, GA died Thursday, January 22, 2015
A memorial service was held Saturday, January 3, 2015 in the East Chapel of Cannon Cleve-land Funeral Directors. The family requests donations be made to an animal welfare or veterans’ charity of your choice in Tom’s name. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com, 770-914-1414.