Jacqueline W. “Jill” Ray, age 73, passed away peacefully May 6, 2020, at her home due to ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). She was born March 2, 1947, in Independence, Kansas, to C. Jack Williams and Ruth Ellen Peebles. She met Gene Ray when they were college students in Kansas City and they married May 17, 1969, at Brookhaven Christian Church in Atlanta. They remained life-long residents of Atlanta. For the majority of her life, Jill was a devoted wife and mother. She was very active in churches ... Continue Reading.
Latasha Nicole Randle 42 of Marietta passed away Thursday April 16, 2020. She is survived by her children; Amarah and her husband Allante Brown, Baron Randle, and Hadiya Randle. Her parents James Pirtle, and Sharon Hood. Six siblings, Frenendez Phillips, Demetrius Johnson, James Pirtle Jr., Fredrick Pirtle, Jason Coleman, and Sidra Pirtle. She was a loving mother, sister, and best friend. She had a love for animals. She was the smile in the darkness of life and the inspiration to strive. No ... Continue Reading.
James Randall Westbrook 60, of Powder Springs passed away Friday, April 3, 2020. He is survived by his parents James and Frankie Westbrook, His daughters; Amanda (Brent) Barnett, and Leah Lopez. His sister Linda Tidwell and her family. He also has four grandchildren; Chelsee, Brooke, Calin, and Kenzlee, along with two great grandchildren; Brenleigh and Aiden. He was deeply loved and will be missed. Services to be determined. ... Continue Reading.
Terrill Robin Dietrich, 69, died Thursday, March 19th, 2020 at his home in McDonald, Tennessee following his courageous struggle with cancer. He leaves behind his wife of 47 years, Pamela (Smith) Dietrich; his daughter, Nikki (Brandon) Sutton; his son, Mark Dietrich; his four grandchildren: Hayden, Dylan, and Landon Dietrich, and Cassie Sutton; his sisters, Coleen Jenkins of Collegedale, Tennessee, and Monteal Dietrich of Grass Valley, California; his brothers, Jon Dietrich, and ... Continue Reading.
Christine Louise McDonald 69 of Woodstock passed away Saturday, March 21, 2020. She is survived by her children; Joe Robish, and Natalisa (Dave) Strickland. Her brother William Doman Jr. and seven grandchildren; Joey Robish, Chelsie Pace, Robert Robish, Daniel Hunter, Jake Hunter, Moses Hunter, and Cassidy Strickland. She also had two great-grandchildren. Christine was strong hard-working self-made woman. She earned her Registered Nursing degree and loved her family and God. She was very loved ... Continue Reading.
Lori Wayne Coppeak, 66, of Powder Springs passed away Monday, March 9, 2020 in her home. She is survived by her son Michael and his wife Jennifer Coppeak, and by her close friend that was like her daughter Brandi Johnson and her husband Doc Green. She had seven grandchildren between her son Michael & his wife Jennifer, as well as two grandchildren that belong to BrandI & her husband Doc. Lori was retired from the US Postal Service where she worked 30 plus years, she also had a part time ... Continue Reading.
Katherine Elizabeth McDonald Born May 26, 1965 Passed away Monday, February 17, 2020. She graduated with highest honors from the University of North Alabama with a degree in Accounting. Kate had a great love for her canine children. She had the most gentle soul. She will be greatly missed by her family. There will be no memorial service at her request. ... Continue Reading.
Juanita Craig passed away Friday, December 6, 2019. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia on October 6, 1957 to Charles and Ruby Craig. Juanita is survived by her niece; Danata McDowell, her nephews Mario Crowder, and Malik Baker, and a son Carlos. She is preceded in death by her sister Sheila Craig Crowder. Juanita was a free spirit that loved and was loved. She will be missed. ... Continue Reading.
Eugene Kendall Scott, 52 of Villa Rica, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. He was born in Atlanta on August 5, 1967, the son of Jackie Kendall Scott and Patricia Ann Scott. He is survived by his life partner of 19 years, Kathy Alvarez of Villa Rica; brother and sister-in-law, Tony and Dina Scott of Mableton; sister, Carla Scott of Kennesaw; nephews Jameson Butler of Kennesaw and Kayden Scott of Mableton and niece, Kendall Scott of Mableton. His step mother Diane Scott. He was preceded in ... Continue Reading.
Marilyn Denise Manns, age 60, transitioned to heavenly existence on October 18,2019. An outstanding, exceptional woman of God, always available to assist someone in need, she cannot be replaced and will be missed. One of 4 children born to the union of Reverend Sam Jr. and Barbara Jean Chase, she was proceeded in death by them and her oldest brother, Sam III. Following her high school graduation from John Adams High School (South Bend, Indiana) she furthered her education at Beulah ... Continue Reading.