Obituaries - 10.21.15


Minnie Mae Farrell

Minnie Mae (Mindy) Farrell of McDonough, Ga., formerly of Irwin, Pa., and Miami, Fla. passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2015 in Atlanta, Ga.
She is survived by her loving children Ruth (Johnny) Rucker of McDonough, Ga., John (Susan) Farrell of Atlanta, Ga., Jonee Farrell of Cleveland, Ohio, Suzan (Gary) Schultz of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Scott (Denise) Farrell of Johns Creek, Ga., 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Ruth Tubbs of McDonough, Ga., (formerly of Medina, Ohio) and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her most loving husband and best friend John Joseph (Jack) Farrell who passed away September 9, 1993. Mindy was born June 5, 1926 in Irwin, Pa. to the late Lloyd and Grace Lauffer and was the youngest of six children. She had a great sense of humor and a beautiful style for which she will always be remembered.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 31 at 2 p.m. at McDonough Presbyter-ian Church, 427 McGarity Road, McDonough, GA 30252. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Hands of Hope Clinic, 1010 Hospital Drive, Stockbridge, GA 30281 or to the McDonough Presbyterian Chur-ch. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www. cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

Lamar Langston
Lamar Langston age 88 of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away on September 23, 2015.
Memorial services were held Thursday, October 1, 2015 in the Fairview Chapel of Horis A. Ward with Pastor Joe Hughes officiating. Interment in Fairview Memorial Gardens with Military Honors. Condolences may be offered at www.horisawardfair viewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Fairview Chapel, 770-474-1231.

Raleigh Bethea Gilmore
Mr. Raleigh Bethea Gilmore, age 74, of McDonough, Ga., passed awaySeptember 5, 2015.
A memorial service was held in Columbia, S.C. at Springdale Baptist Church on Saturday, September 19, 2015. A private inurnment will be held by the family at Celestial Memorial Gardens in South Carolina. Donations may be made to the American Lung Association, 2452 Spring Road SE, Smyrna, GA 30080 or to the charity of your choice. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.hais tenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.

Leandro Manalo Tolentino
Leandro “Lee” Manalo Tolentino, age 74, of McDon-ough, Ga., passed away Friday, September 25, 2015.
Funeral mass was held on Thursday, October 1, 2015 at St. James The Apostle Catholic Church with Father Liam Coyne officiating. Interment at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the Salvation Army. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannoncleve landfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

Betty Ann Bunn Bonner
Betty Ann Bunn Bonner, age 80, of McDonough, Ga., passed away September 5, 2015.
A memorial service for Betty was held on Monday, September 14, 2015 at Bethany Baptist Church with Rev. Al O’Quinn officiating. A private inurnment will be held at a later date. Haisten Funeral Home, McDon-ough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.

Wayne Jackson Brown
Mr. Wayne Jackson Brown, age 75, of McDonough, Ga., passed away September 9, 2015.
Funeral service were held Saturday, September 12, 2015 at McDonough Church of Christ with Minister J. J. Turner and Chris Belk officiating. Interment at Eastlawn Memorial Park. Donations may be made to McDonough Church of Christ, 400 Lake Dow Road, McDon-ough, GA 30252. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.

Ramona Pauline Cantrell
Ramona Pauline Cantrell, age 76, of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away on October 5, 2015.
Funeral services were held Saturday, October 10 at Horis A. Ward Funeral Home – Fairview Chapel. Interment at Fairview Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be offered at www.horis awardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Fair-view Chapel, 770-474-1231.

Ruby Williams
Ruby Williams, age 90, of Stockbridge, Ga., died Tuesday, September 29, 2015.
Private Services will be held at a later date. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals .com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.

Joyce LaWanda Rutledge
Ms. Joyce LaWanda Rutledge, age 62, of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away September 21, 2015.
A graveside service for LaWanda was held Sunday, September 27 at Eastlawn Mem-orial Park with Pastor Steve Hedgecoth officiating. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com, 770-914-8833.