Wallace Albert Smith 96, of Acworth died Tuesday, August 19 at Cartersville Medical Center. ""Wally Gator"" retired at the age of 84 from Yellow Freight, breaking the record as their oldest driver. He served honorably in the Navy during WWII and when he wasn't on the road for work he was at the golf course. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Acworth and finally made it to Augusta this year to watch the Masters. Mr. Smith was preceded in death by his parents, Anna and William Smith; ... Continue Reading.
Archives for August 2014
Jerry Dale Martin Jr., age 33 of Dallas, died Sunday, August 17, 2014 at his residence. He is survived by his father, Jerry Dale Sr. of Cleveland, TN; mother, Gloria Chavez Velasquez of Reidsville; sisters, Jessica Neal of Dallas, Maudie Hamilton of Cleveland, TN; 2 nieces, Tess Martin and Taylor Neal. A private service is planned at a later time. ... Continue Reading.
Erwin Lance Bishop, age 78 of Atlanta, died Saturday, August 16, 2014 at his home in Atlanta. He was born on February 3, 1936 to the late Lance and Gladys Bishop in Bremerton, Washington. He was a hospital system engineer with Kettering Medical Center. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Arlene Bishop and family. ... Continue Reading.
Olivia is survived by her Fiancée Mark Joye, Mother Katie & Emilio Cummings, father David & Caneil Kabzinski, Step Father Brian Mihalek, daughter Zoey Joye, son Maddox Bradford, brother Devin Kabzinski, sisters Rachel Cummings, Harley Mihalek and Kelsea Mihalek, Grandmother Sonja Kabzinski, Grandfather Joseph Gause. Many Aunts and Uncles and friends. She was preceded in death by Brenda and Paul Hollifield. ... Continue Reading.
Nita Collier, age 75 of Hiram, formerly of Fort Valley, died Monday, August 11, 2014. Born on March 16, 1939; she is the daughter of the late Howard and Lorraine Simmons. She worked as a loan company manager with Southern Finance and was a home maker. She is survived by two daughters, Maria Dean of Hiram and Monica Barker of Fort Valley; several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Saturday, August 16th, at 1:00 pm and a memorial service will follow at 2:00 ... Continue Reading.
Carol Elaine Petty, age 57 of Austell died Monday, August 11, 2014 at Wellstar Cobb Hospital. She is survived by her sons, Jason Gilliland of Austell, Jeremy Gilliland of Cartersville; daughter, Julie G. Hernandez of Austell; sisters, pam, Allison, Cindy and Amy; mother, Bertha Vaughn of Lithia Springs; 2 grandchildren. A memorial service is scheduled for 6:00 pm, Thursday, August 14, 2014 at Calvary Baptist Church, Austell with Rev. Chris Humphries officiating. She was a homemaker, loving ... Continue Reading.
Jeremy Malak Kinyati, infant son of David Kinyati Kingangi and Virginia Wambui Macharia. ... Continue Reading.
Bettie P. Lewis, 83, of Decatur, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 2, 2014, at her home. Mrs. Lewis was employed as a long distance operator at Southern Bell and later with the Georgia Highway Department, from which she retired. She was a member of the Brockett Ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. A native Atlantan, Mrs. Lewis is the daughter of Willie Arlene Esther (Billie) Templeton Williams Priest Cochran and Silas Priest. Following her parents’ divorce, she was ... Continue Reading.
Jacqueline Frances Singleton, age, 65 of Powder Springs, died Friday, August 1, 2014 at Tranquility Hospice in Austell. She is survived by her daughters, Stacey Silva and La Tonya Silva; sons, Albert Silva and Michael Silva; 1 brother, 2 sisters, 9 grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. Jacqueline was a veteran, proudly serving in the United States Armed Forces. She was a homemaker, loving mother, grandmother. ... Continue Reading.