Obituaries - 10.12.16
Aletha Fay Martin
Aletha Fay Martin (Doogie), age 94, of Stockbridge, Ga., died Sunday, September 11, 2016.
Funeral services were held at Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel in Stockbridge on Wednesday, September 14. Burial at Rest Haven Cemetery in Decatur. Condolences may be offered online at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Fairview Chapel, Stockbridge, 770-474-1231.
Wyman A. George
Wyman A. George, age 88, of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel. Interment at Union United Methodist Church Cemetery in Stockbridge. Condolences may be offered online at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Fairview Chapel, Stockbridge, 770-474-1231.
Hazel Diane Clayton
Hazel Diane Clayton, age 71 of Stockbridge, Ga., passed away Tuesday, September 13, 2016.
Graveside services were held on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Bascomb Methodist Church Cemetery in Woodstock, Ga., with Rev. Steve Clayton, and Steve Crane officiating. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon clevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.
John Darryl Jaynes
Mr. John Darryl Jaynes, age 64 of East Point, Ga., passed away September 14, 2016.
Funeral services were held Saturday, September 17, 2016 at Haisten Funeral Home. Contributions may be made to the American Liver Foundation at www.liverfoundation.org in memory of Darryl. Haisten Funeral Home in McDonough, 770-914-8833. To leave an online condolence for the family, visit www.haistenfunerals.com.
Howard Klauss, age 76, of Locust Grove, Ga., passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2016.
Memorial services were held on Monday, September 19, 2016, at Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel. Condolences may be offered online at www.horisawardfairviewchapel.com. Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Fairview Chapel, Stockbridge, 770-474-1231.
Helen Babb Berry
Mrs. Helen Babb Berry, age 87 of McDonough, Ga., passed away October 6, 2016. Helen was born June 11, 1929 in McDonough, Ga., and a native of Flippen, Ga. She was a lifelong member of Flippen United Methodist Church, United Methodist Women, and loved singing in the choir. Helen is also a former member of the Eastern Star. She was the youngest of four children born to the late Andrew Clay and Annie Mae Steele Babb. After retiring from Trust Company Bank for 26 years, Helen began her second career as a Court Bailiff for Henry County Sheriff’s Department for 19 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and many friends. She was an avid reader and loved her time with the Book Club. She also loved cooking for her family and friends. Recently, she was a resident of Benton Village in Stockbridge, Ga., where she reconnected with life-long friends and enjoyed her new friends and life there. Helen loved her church family and her God of grace, with great faith, devotion and service. Helen was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Lamar Berry, her brothers, J.C. Babb, Robert Babb and Wesley Babb.
Survivors include her six children, Rick Berry (Jewell), Debby Berry Thompson (Buck), Brenda Berry Villa (Manny), Connie Berry Elrod (Mike), Gloria Berry Strait (Jonathan) and Andy Berry (Linda); 11 grandchildren; five great grandchildren; many nieces, great nieces, nephews, great nephews and a sister-in-law.
Funeral Services were held on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at the Flippen United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. Pastor Ken Huff and Rev. Gary DeMore officiated. Interment in the church cemetery. Friends visited the family Saturday from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. The family requests contributions be made to Flippen United Methodist Church in memory of Helen Berry. Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, www.haistenfunerals.com.