Mrs. Helen Farnsworth Worthen
Mrs. Helen Farnsworth Worthen, 81, of North Andover, MA and Naples, FL died Thursday, July 10, 2003 in Newport, VT.
She was born in Brookline, MA on Sept. 10, 1921, daughter of the late Charles E. and Helen M. Farnsworth.
Mrs. Worthen was a graduate of the Winsor School in Boston and the Edgewood Park Junior College of Briarcliff, NY. She resided in Andover and North Andover for more than 50 years and summered in Georgeville, Quebec.
She was the wife of the late Frederic P. Worthen.
Family members include five children, Peter T. Worthen and his wife Sally of Birmingham, AL, Frederic P. Worthen Jr. and his wife Nancy of Newnan, Ga., Robert F. Worthen and his wife Susan of No. Andover, MA, Helen F. Berns and her husband Frederic of Peabody, KS, Davis S. Worthen and his wife Gail of Wilton, NH; 14 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sister, Rebecca F. Avery of Brookfield, NH; brother, James D. Farnsworth of Sarasota, FL; nieces and nephews.
Private services will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be made to Windrush Farm Therapeutic Equitation Inc., 30 Brookview Road, Boxford, MA 01921 or The Nature Conservancy of South West Florida, 1450 Merrihue Drive, Naples, FL 34102.
Arrangements by Curtis-Britch & Converse-Rushford Funeral Homes, Newport, Vermont.
Mr. Keith Charles Lichty
Mr. Keith Charles Lichty, 85, of Newnan went home to be with the Lord at 11:35 p.m. Friday while surrounded by three generations of loved ones.
He was born Dec. 12, 1917 in Fillmore County, Minn., the son of Earl Jay and Vida (Miller) Lichty.
On Dec. 26, 1940, Mr. Lichty married Mildred M. Segebarth in Waterloo, Iowa, where they farmed until 1956 when they moved back to Fillmore County.
Mr. Lichty was a dairy farmer until 1955 when he purchased a farm in Rochester, Minn., and he retired from milking.
In 1978, he retired from farming and moved to Cedarville, Ohio, where he helped his son in construction. In 1992, they moved to Newnan, where he helped his sons in construction until ill health forced his retirement.
He was a member of First Baptist Church in Newnan.
Survivors include his loving wife, Mildred; daughter, Deanna (Tom) Nash; sons, Galen and Dan (Donna) and daughter-in-law, Elaine of Newnan, eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, a sister, Ardis Grady of Waterloo; a brother, Robert (Gina) of Mount Home, Ark.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Wallace and Russell and a great-granddaughter, Savannah.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. today at McKoon Funeral Home with Dr. Gene Tyre officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home at 1 p.m. today. Burial will be at Orange Township Cemetery in South Waterloo, Iowa, on Friday.
Memorials are suggested to Baptist Children's Home, 354 West St., Valparaiso, Ind., 46383.
Arrangements by McKoon Funeral Home.
Mrs. Curline Woodard
Mrs. Curline Woodard of 522 Smith Road, Sargent, died Friday at Newnan Hospital East.
The family may be contacted at the home of her daughter, Ms. Angelia Woodard, 39 Wilcoxson St., Newnan.
A celebration of life service will be 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Sellers-Smith R.W.S. Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Irish Adams officiating. Burial will be in the Eastview Cemetery in Newnan.
Pallbearers will be Johnny C. Miller, Lawrence Barber, Lamar Barber, Phillip Crowder, Curtis Davenport and Tommy Brown Sr. Flower bearers will be Monica Ballard, Melissa Bolton, LaSonya Henderson, Tonisha Ward, Yolando Ward, Shirley Vaughn and Tiara Woodward.
Mrs. Curline Woodard was born Oct. 18, 1935 in Carrollton. She was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. J.C. Miller (Pearl Lee). She joined Mount Calvary Baptist Church at an early age and later attended New Horizon Praise and Worship Center.
She was the widow of Nathaniel Woodard Sr. and preceded in death by her brother-in-law, Horace Crowder.
Survivors include eight children, Angelia Woodard, Newnan; Mr. and Mrs. Nathaniel Woodard Jr. (Mattie Lois) of Louisiana, Mr. and Mrs. Willie C. Colton (Shelia) of Newnan, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Bolton (Pearline) of Newnan, Mr. and Mrs. Boris Woodard (Susan) of Marietta, Stetlinius Woodard of Sargent, Mr. and Mrs. Larry D. Woodard (Gwen) of Newnan and Mr. and Mrs. Kelvin Woodard Sr. (Linda) of Senoia; brother-in-law Mr. and Mrs. William Donald (Annie Ruth); three sisters, Mrs. Parthenia Crowder, Mr. and Mrs. Lamar Barber Sr. (Julie Mae) and Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Price (Helen); 25 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; lifelong friend Ms. Wansley Harris; special devoted friend Ms. Luly Price; nieces, nephews and friends.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m. today. On the day of the service, the family will assemble at 1:30 p.m. at the above address.
Arrangements by Sellers-Smith Funeral Home Inc.
Mr. Theodore 'Ted' Carl Blankenship
Mr. Theodore 'Ted' Carl Blankenship, 63, of Newnan, died Monday, July 7, 2003, at Emory University Hospital.
A time of family prayer, led by Reverend David Ferneyhough, was conducted Wednesday, July 9, 2003, followed on Thursday by a time of prayer and song led by Reverend Wayne Webb.
Music was provided by Leesa Stutts Cothran.
Mr. Blankenshipo was born in Washington D.C. on March 30, 1940, to the late Carl Sims Blankenship and Mae Belle Davis Blankenship.
He was a restaurant manager and a member of the Church of Christ. He was loved by all who knew him and will be greatly missed.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Howe Blankenship of Newnan; three daughters, Sherry Pass of Newnan, Tracy McGouirk of Griffin and Claudia Turner of Franklin; one son, Theodore Blankenship II of Mobile, Ala.; one brother, Robert Blankenship of Houston; and six grandchildren.
Donations may be made to the Diabetis Association.
Tom Stutts and Sons Funeral Home, Franklin.
Mr. James B. Camp Sr.
Mr. James B. Camp Sr., 86, of Phenix City, Ala., died Friday, July 11, 2003, at the St. Francis Hospital in Columbus.
Born December 2, 1916, Mr. Camp was a manager at an electrical supply house and was a staff Sargent in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a member of Epworth United Methodist Church, of the Ruth Mathews S.S. Class, of the VGW and of the American Legion Post #57.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James W. Camp and Mary Camp; and his first wife, Mary Elizabeth Camp.
A funeral service will be held Monday, July 14, 2003, at 11:30 a.m. at Epworth United Methodist Church, with Reverend Mike McKnight officiating. Interment will be at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery.
Visitation will be today from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Colonial Funeral Home in Phenix City.
Survivors include his wife, Lucille L. Camp; two daughters, Marilyn Anita and Paul Liddell of Kansas City, and Shirley Vrana and Tom Hunt of Houston; a son, James B. and Eloise Boren Camp Jr. of Newnan; step-sons, William and June Boren of Phenix City, Curtis and Marilyn Boren of Dallas, Ga., and Leslie and Jane Boren of Dothan, Ala.; seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
The family will accept flowers but those desiring may make contributions to Epworth United Methodist Church, 3763 Highway 431 N. Phenix City, Ala. 36867.
Colonial Funeral Home, Phenix City, Ala.
Mr. Paul A. Parlier
Mrs. Paul A. Parlier, 70, of Edith Drive, Albany, died Wednesday, July 9, 2003.
A native of Fulton County, Mr. Parlier had lived in Albany since 1995 when he moved from Riverdale. He was a Korean War veteran of the U. S. Navy and was retired from Consolidated Freightways.
Mr. Parlier was a member of Avalon United Methodist Church in Albany and American Legion Post 30.
A funeral was held Saturday, July 12, in the chapel of Mathews Funeral Home in Albany with the Rev. Dale Thornton officiating. Burial followed that afternoon at College Park Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Betty Simpson Parlier of Albany; brothers-in-law, Frank Simpson of Panama City, Fla., Jack Simpson of Albany; nieces, including Donna Beery of Newnan; and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Avalon United Methodist Church, 3018 Gillionville Road, Albany, GA 31721.
Mathews Funeral Home, Albany.
Mrs. Mattie Hinton Roberts
Mrs. Mattie Hinton Roberts died Friday, July 11, 2003.
A funeral service for Mrs. Roberts will be held today at 2:30 p.m. at Piney Grove Baptist Church in Haralson, Ga., with Reverend Johnny Strickland officiating and assisted by other ministers. Interment will be at the church cemetery.
Mrs. Roberts was the seventh child born to the late Matthew and Annie Mae Hinton in Meriwether County on Sept. 11, 1941.
On April 12, 1972, she began working with Southern Mills at Plant Ellis and remained there for the next 30 years. She was a mainstay in the twisting department.
She is preceded in death by three brothers, Phillip, Lewis and John Henry.
Survivors include a daughter, Sara Lavern Hinton of Atlanta; five sons, Leslie Lee Roberts of Hogansville, Mr. and Mrs. Michael Glenn (Dorothy) Roberts of Grantville, Phillip Grady Roberts of Greenville, Willie George (Celese) Roberts of Grantville, and Mr. and Mrs. Quentin Carl (Pamela) Roberts of Newnan; a brother, Mr. and Mrs. J.B. (Shirley) Hinton; sisters, Mrs. Ovenia Gates of Senoia, Mrs. Annie Maude Matthews of Newnan, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry (Lillie) White, Mr. and Mrs. John (Sara) Griffin of Jonesboro, Ms. Florene Hinton of Miami, Mrs. Constance (Connie) Pittman of Atlanta, Ms. Margire McGhee of Luthersville, and Dorothy Beathea of New Jersey; 20 grandchildren; three great grandchildren; God daughter, Eliza Edward; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Roscoe-Jenkins Funeral Home.
Mr. Thomas T. "Tom" Cann
Mr. Thomas T. "Tom" Cann of Fairburn, Ga., died July 11, 2003.
He is survived by wife, Mrs. Tinkey Cann, Fairburn; daughter and son-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Rob and Tammy C. Young, Newnan; son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. T. Alan and Carla Cann, Fairburn; brothers, Mr. Samuel H. Cann, Oxford; Mr. John F. Cann, Commerce, Ga.; Mr. Ray E. Cann, Dewey Rose, Ga.; Mr. Jesse Cann, Raleigh, N.C.; sister-in-law, Mrs. George (Sarah M.) Cann, Tucker; grandchildren, Tyler and Kennedy Cann and Abby, Ashley and Adam Young.
A funeral will be Monday, July 14 at 2 p.m. at Corinth Baptist Church with remains placed in state at 1 p.m. Rev. Chuck Kitchens and Rev. Fred Martin officiating. Burial in Westview Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers make donations to Southwest Christian Hospice, 7225 Lester Road, Union City, Ga. 30291.
The family will receive friends Sunday, July 13 from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Parrott Funeral Home, Fairburn, Ga.
Mr. Bob Hadaway
Mr. Benjamin B. "Bob" Hadaway, 80, of Grantville, Ga., died Friday, July 11, 2003 at Hospice LaGrange.
A memorial service will be conducted 2 p.m. Sunday, July 13 in the chapel of the Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville. Minister John Hambrick will officiate and burial will be in the Fairfax Cemetery in Valley, Alabama.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday, July 13 from noon to 2 p.m.
Mr. Hadaway was born June 4, 1923, in Lanett, Ala., son of the late Jesse and Mary Barber Hadaway. A veteran of service in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War Two, he lived in Macon for a number of years before making his home in Grantville in 1990. He rtired from Georgia Kaolin in Dry Branch, was a former member of the Macon Lions Club, and was a member of the First Christian Church in Newnan.
Surviving are his wife, Louise Chapman Hadaway of Grantville; son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Patricia Hadaway of LaGrange; five sisters, Jessie Pless of Dadeville, Ala., Ann Hudson of Huntsville, Ala., Nedra Pinney of Lanett, Ala., Nell Haynes of Wedowee, Ala., and LaTayne Haynes of Guntersville, Ala.; one brother, Rance Hadaway of Five Points, Ala.; and four gradchildren, Dori Pelley, Jason Hadaway, Blake Hadaway, and Ethan Hadaway.
It is the desire of the family that flowers be omitted and that contributions in memory of Mr. Hadaway be made to Hospice LaGrange Charitable Trust, 1510 Vernon Rd., LaGrange, Ga. 30241.
Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home, Hogansville, Ga.
Mrs. Mary Lee Hudson
Mrs. Mary Lee Hudson, 82, of Wedowee, Alabama, formerly of South Fulton County, died July 10, 2003 at Clay County Hospital in Ashland, Ala.
She was born August 2, 1920 in Fulton County, Ga. She was a member of Line Villa Church of Christ. She was a Girl Scout leader for many years -- and had the first troop in Fairburn, Ga. She was preceded in death by husband, Jim Hudson.
A funeral will be at Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Saturday, July 12 at 4 p.m. with Minister Don F. Walker officiating. Burial will be in Westminster Memorial Gardens in Peachtree City.
The family was receiving friends Friday, July 11 from 6-8 p.m.
Surviving are daughters, Brenda and Jack Routon of Wedowee, Ala. and Carol and Don Walker of Sharpsburg; brothers, Dewey Shaw of Dallas and Warren Shaw of College Park; sister, Martha Mabrey of Texas; grandchildren, Tonya Reynolds, Heath Routon, Leigh Ann Lynn, Chris Lynn, Amber Lynn, Eric Walker; great-grandchildren, Jadan Hall, Christiana Lynn, McCoy Routon, Kiley Smith, Raegan Routon, Griffin Reynolds, Hudson Reynolds, Mary Mercer Reynolds.
Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, Ga.
Mr. Ronald 'Ronnie' Banks
Mr. Ronald "Ronnie" Banks of Moreland, Ga. died July 4, 2003.
Surviving are wife, Mrs. Aleidy Banks, Moreland; son, Kevin Banks, Moreland; parents, Mr. and Mrs. Silas and Shirley Lawrence, Newnan; sister, Ms. Sherry Lawrence, Union City; brother, George Lawrence, Moreland.
A funeral was Tuesday, July 8 at 10 a.m. at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Fayetteville, Ga. Pastor Justin Kollmeyer officiating. Burial in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
The family was receiving friends Monday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Parrott Funeral Home, Fairburn, Ga.
Mr. James A. Campbell
Mr. James A. Campbell of College Park died July 9, 2003.
He was born September 11, 1932, in Colquitt County, Ga.
Surviving are wife, Ruth Campbell of College Park; daughters and son-in-law, Cheryl C. Acree of Newnan, Carol E. and Don Fisher of McDonough; son and daughter-in-law, Frank and Terri Campbell of Conyers; sister, Vivian Bittinger of Bristol, TN; brother, Alister Russell Campbell of Virginia Beach, VA; six grandchildren.
A memorial service will be Sunday, July 13 at 3 p.m. at Cliftondale United Methodist Church. Rev. Sally Oakes and Rev. Terry DeLand officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cliftondale United Methodist Church, 4095 Stonewall Tell Road, College Park, Ga. 30349 or Southwest Christian Hospice, 7225 Lester Road, Union City, Ga. 30291.
Parrott Funeral Home, Fairburn, Ga.
Mr. Jerry Allan Coggin
Mr. Jerry Allan Coggin, 75, of Atlanta, Ga., died Wednesday, July 9, 2003 at Manor Care in Atlanta, Ga.
He is survivied by two daughters, Donna (Coggin) Buffington of Atlanta, Ga., and Cindy (Coggin) Coggin of Jacksonville, Fla.; sister, Joyce Casper of Newnan,Ga.; two brothers, Raleigh Coggin of Newnan, Ga. and Larry Coggin of Atlanta, Ga.; grandchild, Brad Buffington.
A funeral will be at graveside in Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan at 11 a.m. Friday, July 11. Rev. Fred Shelnutt officiating.
McKoon Funeral Home, Newnan, Ga.
Mrs. Clarice P. Killian
Mrs. Clarice P. Killian of Newnan died July 3, 2003.
She was a resident of Sunbridge Nursing Home in Riverdale. She was born in Lauderdale County, Mississippi January 15, 1927 to the late William and Belle Purvis.
A funeral will be at graveside Sunday, July 13 at 3 p.m. at the Andrews Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery in Meridian, Mississippi.
Mrs. Killian was retired after 27 years of service with the Ford Motor Company as an inspector. She was an active member of Local No. 849 where she was a chairperson for the United Way campaign. She was C.A.P. chairperson for more than 10 years and instrumental in the Washtenaw County Hospice.
Mrs. Killian was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Killian and several aunts and uncles.
Surviving are daughter, Mrs. Gwendolyn Gay Dalton of Newnan; brother, Mr. Ray Purvis of Michigan; grandchildren, Alicia Dalton, Charles and Laura Lynn Dalton, all of Newnan; great-grandchildren, Grant Dalton, Grace Dalton, Chris Dalton, all of Newnan; son-in-law, Gary Dalton of Michigan; many cousins.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Arbor Hospice in Ann Arbor Michigan.
Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, Newnan, Ga.
Mrs. Opal Stokes
Mrs. Opal Stokes of Palmetto, Ga., died July 3, 2003.
She was born October 8, 1914 in Fayette County, Ga. to Noah Turner and Camilla Driver Turner.
She is survived by daughters and son-in-law, Frankie Storey of Palmetto; Judy and Billy Stokes of Palmetto; sister, Arlene Adams of Union City; brother, Hubert G. "Buck" Turner of Sandersville; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
A funeral was Saturday, July 5, at 11 a.m. at graveside at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. Rev. Wendell Burdette officiating.
Parrott Funeral Home, Fairburn, Ga.