Obituaries - 08.31.16
Milton Lee Ferrell
Mr. Milton Lee Ferrell, age 86 of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away July 31, 2016.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, August 3, 2016 at Henry Baptist Church with Pastor Archie Norman officiating. Contributions may be made to Henry Baptist Church, 4035 Jodeco Road, McDonough, GA 30253 in memory of Milton. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.
Coletta Merle Dunn
Mrs. Coletta Merle Dunn, age 92 of McDonough, Ga., passed away August 1, 2016.
Services will be held Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, Ga. handled the arrangements.
Robert Aubry Phillips
Mr. Robert Aubry Phillips, better known as Robbie, age 58, of McDonough, Ga., passed away on August 2, 2016.
A service to honor Robbie’s life was held on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Salem Baptist Church with Rev. Rick Statham officiating. Interment was held at Camp Memorial Park in Fayetteville. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, Ga. handled the arrangements.
Alma Jean Cornwell
Alma Jean (Knoppel) Cornwell, age 86, of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away Saturday, August 6, 2016.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, August 10, 2016, at Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel. Interment at Fairview Memorial Gardens in Stockbridge. Condolences may be offered online at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Fairview Chapel, Stockbridge, 770-474-1231
Peggy Drinnon Southern
Peggy Drinnon Southern, age 84, passed away on August 17, 2016.
Funeral services were held at Cannon Cleveland on Sunday, August 21. A short service and interment was held on Wednesday, August 24 at the chapel of East Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, 2200 E Governor John Sevier Hwy., Knoxville, TN. The Rev. Fred Young officiated both services. Donations may be made to Timberridge Presbyterian Church, 2704 Conyers Rd, McDonough, GA 30252. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon clevelandfunerals.com.
Tommie Woodward, of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, August 23, in the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland. Interment at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com.
Nancy Louise Kramer
Ms. Nancy Louise Kramer, age 78, of McDonough, Ga., passed away August 23, 2016. Nancy was born in Wyomissing, Pa., and graduated from Henry County High School. She was a member of McDonough First Assembly of God. She worked for the Henry County Police department as a Radio Dispatcher; she worked for Zacks, Food Village and Zips, and her most recent jobs were as a caregiver. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, painting, fishing, camping, and watching sports on TV. Nancy was preceded in death by a son, Edward Sowder.
Survivors are her son, Jimmy Johnson of N.C.; step daughter, Rebecca Carver; step sons, Greg and Michael Carver; 2 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.
A memorial service for Nancy Kramer was held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 1 p.m. at McDonough First Assembly of God with Rev. Steve Snider officiating. For those who wish, donations may be made to McDonough First Assembly of God. Arrangements are being handled under the direction of Haisten Funeral Home in McDonough 770-914-8833.
Jake Charles Stone
Mr. Jake Charles Stone, age 95 of Locust Grove, Ga., passed away August 24, 2016. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia and faithfully served his country in the United States Army during WWII. He and his wife, Lois owned and operated an upholstery business in Atlanta, reupholstering furniture, making curtains and covering church pews. Jake was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed fishing. He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Hill Stone.
His sole survivor is his God-daughter, Glenda House of McDonough.
A graveside service was conducted Saturday, August 28, 2016 at 10 a.m. at Floral Hills Memory Gardens in Tucker. Pastor Dave Riley officiated. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, www.hais tenfunerals.com.