Obituaries - 06.17.15


J.C. Huffman
Mr. J.C. Huffman, age 95 of McDonough, Ga. passed away June 9, 2015. He was born in Chatsworth, Georgia to the late Jim and Artie Dunn Huffman. He worked for Clyde Turpin Dairy for 28 years, Broder’s Dairy for ten years and the Baptist Inn for 17 years. J.C. was preceded in death by his wife of 73 years, Alma Holmes Huffman and by children, Jerry Huffman and Brenda Lee.

Survivors include his daughters, Geraldine (Allen) Clotfelter of McDonough and Effie Patterson of Forest Park; daughter-in-law, JoAnn Huffman of Forsyth; son-in-law, Martin Lee of Stockbridge; 11 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren and 18 great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, June 11, 2015 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Rev. James Lee officiated. Interment at Eastlawn Memorial Park. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.


George Stovall Moore, Jr.
Mr. George Stovall Moore, Jr., age 87, of McDonough, Ga. passed away June 9, 2015. Mr. Moore was born in Bowman, Ga the son of the late Mina Almond Moore and George Stovall Moore, Sr. Mr. Moore was a member of First Baptist Church of McDonough where he was also a member of the Bob Chick Sunday School Class. He served his country in the US Navy and was a graduate of Emory University. Mr. Moore enjoyed spending time with family and friends, gardening, sports, and wood working. He was an avid golfer and a member of the Senior Golfers Association of Atlanta. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Laura Camille Moore and a son, George Stovall Moore III.

Survivors are his loving wife of 63 years, Carolyn Payne Moore of McDonough; children, Kimberly Moore of McDon-ough, Steven Moore (Kathy) of Fayetteville, David Moore (Sharon) of McDonough; daughter-in-law, Kathy Spencer (Tracy) of Columbus, Ga.; grandchildren, George Stovall Moore IV (Christy) of Birmingham, Ala., Emily Mullins (Ryan) of Indianapolis, Ind., Jonathan Moore of Columbus, Ga., Laura Robinson (Will) of LaGrange, Jacob Moore of Fayetteville, Meredith Moore of McDonough and Macy Moore of McDonough; great grandchildren, Madelyn and Ada Moore; niece, Jaye Goddard (George) of Kennesaw, Ga.; nephews, Gawyn Mitchell (Dawn) of Columbus, Miss., Billy Mitchell (Sheryl) of Monroe, Ga., Clay Mitchell of Monroe, Ga. Funeral services for Mr. Moore will be held on Friday, June 19, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, June 18, 2015 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Interment will be at the Bowman City Cemetery in Bowman, GA at 4 p.m. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Baptist Church of McDonough, 101 Macon Street, McDonough, Ga 30253. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.


Dorothy E. Fuller Denton
Mrs. Dorothy E. Fuller Denton, age 83 of Blairsville, Ga. left this earth to have eternal life with our Lord and Savior in Heaven. She was born in College Park, Ga. to the late Hiram and Thelma Inez Gibson Fuller. Dot was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and retired from Southern Regional Medical Center. She was an avid reader who enjoyed cooking, bird watching, crossword puzzles and painting. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Allen Denton.

Survivors include her children, Randy Denton of McDonough, Debbie Denton Polston and Sandra Denton Harbin both of Blairsville and Angela Denton Telenko of McDonough; ten grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren; brother, Jack Fuller of Buckhead.

Funeral services were conducted Tuesday, June 16, 2015 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Rev. Dan McKay officiated. Interment at Concord Cemetery in College Park. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.


Roger Lee Pitts, Sr.
Roger Lee Pitts, Sr., age 81, of Covington, Ga. died Friday, May 29, 2015.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 1 at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. Harold Simmons officiating. The family prefers a donation to be made to support the fight against diabetes. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors 770-914-1414.


Jerome Krieger
Jerry Krieger, age 74, of McDonough, Ga. died Thursday, June 4, 2015.

Funeral services were held on Monday, June 8, 2015 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Interment at Forest Lawn Gardens Cemetery, Anniston, Ala. Donations may be made to: EOD Memorial Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 309, Bluemont, VA 20135 or www.eodwarriorfoundation.org. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors 770-914-1414.


Ralph B. Beard
Ralph B. Beard, age 71, of Stockbridge, Ga. passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015.

Condolences may be offered at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel, 770-474-1231.


Glenn Crews
Mr. Glenn Crews, age 76, of McDonough, Ga. passed away May 29, 2015.

Funeral services for Mr. Crews were held Tuesday, June 2, 2015 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Interment Eastlawn Memorial Park. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.


Mark D. Truka
Mark D. Truka, age 63, of Stockbridge, Ga. passed away Sunday, May 31, 2015.

Memorial services will be held on Friday, June 19 at St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors 770-914-1414.


Randy Bowen
Randy Bowen, age 58, of Stockbridge, Ga. passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
Memorial services were held Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at Horis A. Ward Funeral Home. Condolences may be offered at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel, 770-474-1231.


Carla Deese Shea
Mrs. Carla Deese Shea, age 59 of Locust Grove, Ga. passed away June 1, 2015.

Memorial services were held Wednesday, June 3, 2015 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Pastor Dave Riley officiated. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.