Ben F. Moon
Ben F. Moon, Sr., age 69, of Stockbridge, Georgia, died Wednesday, July 8, 2009. Mr. Moon was born in Atlanta, to the late David and Lillie Mae Moon.
He is survived by his loving wife, Rebecca E. Moon of Stockbridge; sons and daughter in-law, Ben F. Moon, Jr., Terry and Jackie Moon, and Chris Moon; sister, Gladys Stone; brothers William Moon, Donald Moon, and Lawrence Moon; and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A memorial service was held July 11 at Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel. Visit www.mem.com to send condolences and to view Mr. Moon’s video tribute. Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel.
Carole O’Neal Burdette
Carole O'Neal Burdette, age 65, of McDonough, Georgia, died July 8. She was born in Atlanta, to the late Howell Edward and Lucile Kirbow O'Neal. Mrs. Burdette was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon W. Burdette. She attended Liberty Baptist Tabernacle, was a member of the Red Hats Society and Tricity Business and Professional Womens Organization.
Mrs. Burdette is survived by her daughter, Vickye and son-in-law Duke Claussen; grandchildren, Kasey, Jessica, and Connor Claussen, all of Kennesaw; sister, Gail Bassett, and brother, Bob E. O'Neal, both of Stockbridge; brother-in-law, Bill and wife Darlene Brue; and many uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were held July 11 at The Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, with Rev. Glenn Anderson officiating. A private interment followed. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
William Albert Prince, Jr.
William Albert Prince Jr., age 55, of Stockbridge, Georgia, died July 9, 2009. He was born in Etowah, Tennessee. He was a devoted family man who enjoyed being with his family. He liked hot rod cars and oldies music. His father, William Albert Prince Sr. preceded him in death.
Survivors are his wife of 36 years, Jo Lynn Prince of Stockbridge; children, Christina Prince (John Zubal) of Jonesboro, Chandra Roberts (John) of Locust Grove, Brandy Butz (John) of Stockbridge; mother, Barbara Prince of Dallas; grandchildren, Joshua Roberts, Autumn Roberts, Alex Roberts, Emilee Roberts, Grace Butz, and Noah Butz; sisters, Cindy Herman (Jim) of California and Carol Waters (Rick) of Dallas; several nieces and nephews.
` A memorial service for Mr. Prince was held July 18 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home, with Rev. Buddy Norton officiating. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833.
David Morris Strickland
David Morris Strickland, age 48, of Locust Grove, Georgia passed away Thursday, July 9, 2009. He was born in Atlanta. He is preceded in death by his father, Harold T. Strickland.
He is survived by his sons, Adam Strickland, and Steven Strickland; mother Nellie Strickland; sisters, Sandra Clayton, Barbara Smith, Mary Johnson, and a host of family members.
Funeral services were held July 13 at Ward’s Fairview Chapel. Visit www.mem.com to sign the online guest registry and to view the video tribute of David’s life. Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel.
Francisco Fernando Miranda
Francisco Fernando Miranda, age 86, of McDonough, Georgia, died July 11, 2009. Mr. Miranda was born in Havana, Cuba, the son of the late Adela Munoz and Fernando Miranda. He was retired from the IBEW local 613. He enjoyed fishing, baseball, the Braves, and spending time with his family.
Survivors are his wife, Maria Miranda of McDonough; son, Raul Delgado (Tammy) of McDonough; grandchildren, Raul Delgado and Teresa Delgado; sister, Aida Amoedo, and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service for Mr. Miranda was July 14 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home, with Father Jose Kochuparampil officiating. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833.
Clay Graham, age 35, of Hampton, Georgia, died July 11, 2009. He was born in Atlanta to Deborah Kay Elrod Graham and the late Donald Gene Graham. Clay worked for Professional Truck Towing, Inc. and was a member of The Atlanta Black Pistons MC.
Survivors include his wife of 10 years, Jennifer Allen Graham of Hampton; daughters, Rachel and Allison; mother, Deborah Graham of Douglasville; sister, Sheena Thompson of Temple.
Funeral services were conducted July 15 from the Lighthouse Baptist Church, Pastor Jeff McBurnette officiating. Interment at Fairview Memorial Gardens. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833.
Jane Phillips Sommer
Jane Phillips Sommer, age 70, of Hampton, Georgia, died July 12, 2009. She was born in Atlanta to the late Roma and Virginia Foy Phillips.
Mrs. Sommer is survived by her husband, William "Bill" Henry Sommer, Hampton; sons, Ben Sommer, Simpsonville, South Carolina, and Warren Sommer, Canton; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services were held July 15 at The Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, with Dr. Terry Quick officiating. Interment at Berea Cemetery.
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