Susie Robeno Hash Huggin
Susie (Sue) Robena Hash Huggin, age 84, of McDonough, Georgia, died July 12, 2009. She was born in Fox, Virginia, to the late Charles G. and Christie Halsey Hash. Mrs. Huggin retired as an Executive Secretary at Ft. McPherson and was a charter member of the International Training Communication, Ft. McPherson Chapter. She was a member of Salem Baptist Church, where she was active in her Sunday School class and had once served as the secretary for the Prayer Room.
Mrs. Huggin is survived by sons, Charles Bennett (Ben) and Karen Huggin, III, Jefferson, Kenneth Lee (Ken)and Lucinda Huggin, Hampton; grandchildren, Olivia Huggin and Nathan Huggin; siblings, Ruth H. Phipps, Mouth of Wilson, Virginia, Virginia Sullivan, Chilhowie, Virginia, Charlotte H. Ashley, Grassy Creek, North Carolina, June H. Miller, Bluefield, West Virginia, Kathleen Arrington, Vinton, Virginia, Kelly G. Hash, Galax, Virginia, Alex Hash, Clemson, South Carolina, Joseph D. Hash, Galax, Virginia; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services were held July 16 at Salem Baptist Church, with Rev. Bobby Swafford officiating. Interment at Lone Oak Methodist Church Cemetery in Hogansille. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Vicky Lynn Hearn Gardner
Vicky Lynn Hearn Gardner, age 54, of Atlanta, Georgia, formerly of McDonough, died July 13, 2009. Mrs. Gardner was born in Fulton County. She graduated from Forest Park High School Class of 1973. Her husband, Roger Michael Gardner, preceded her in death.
Survivors are her parents, Lake and Betty Hearn of McDonough; sister and brother-in-law, Debbie and Randy Martin of Mansfield; brother and sister-in-law, Scott and Susan Hearn of McDonough; nephew, Jacob and Kristin Hearn of McDonough; niece, Miranda Hearn of McDonough; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services for Mrs. Gardner were July 17 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home, with Rev. Tommy Wilborn officiating. Interment at Haisten/Eastlawn Memorial Park. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833.
Dorothy Jean Miller
Dorothy Jean Miller, age 84, of Stockbridge, Georgia, died July 20, 2009. She was born in Goshen, Indiana, to the late Miles and Mary Reiff Troyer. Mrs. Miller was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald M. Miller. She was a member of North Henry Baptist Church.
Mrs. Miller is survived by her daughter, Beccy (John) Daniel, Locust Grove; son, Randy (Karen) Miller, Sarasota, Florida; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; siblings, Becky Bixler, Iowa City, Iowa, Margaret Miller, Walnut Creek, Ohio, Grace Helmuth, Bedford, Ohio, Fern Erb, Harrisonburg, Virginia, Vera Weaver, Goshen, Indiana, and Darda Troyer, Greenville, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on July 23 at The Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. Stan Jordan officiating. Interment at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends July 22 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial donations may be made to Sacred Journey Hospice, 138 Peach Drive, McDonough, GA 30253. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Wayne Andrew Pinney
Wayne Andrew Pinney, age 51, of Norcross, Georgia died June 28, 2009. He was predeceased by his mother, Pauline Pinney.
He is survived by his wife, Li Penny, father, Brace C. Pinney Jr. of Stockbridge; children, Brace Pinney and Erin Hurn, both of Blue Ridge; two grandchildren, three sisters, Donna and Harold Lawrence of McDonough, Pamela Askew of Stockbridge and Debra Harrington of Villa Rica, brother, Mark and Katherine Pinney of Stockbridge, several nieces, nephews and extended family.
Services were held July 3 in the Fairview Chapel of Horis A. Ward, Pastor Leavel Sanders officiating. Horis A. Ward, Fairview Chapel.
Alfred Daniel Fears, Sr.
Alfred Daniel Fears, Sr., of Jackson, Georgia, died June 30, 2009. He was born April 23, 1919 to the late Georgia Alberta Pope and the late Robert Lee Fears. Mr. Fears was admitted to the practice of law February 2, 1948, when he entered private practice in Jackson and taught business law at Georgia State University. In the 1950's, Mr. Fears began his political career by serving in the Georgia General Assembly as a representative from Butts County. He was instrumental in appropriating funds which created the lake at Indian Springs State Park. During the 1960's, Mr. Fears concentrated on his law practice. He served as city attorney for the City of Jackson for many years. Mr. Fears was admitted to every inferior, superior and appellate court in the State of Georgia. Additionally, he was admitted to practice in the U.S. Tax Courts, the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of
Georgia, the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Fifth and Eleventh Circuits and to the Supreme Court of the United States of America. In 1968, he successfully ran for and was elected to two terms as a Butts County Commissioner, serving as Chairman of the Board. Mr. Fears was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jackson. He was a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason, receiving his sixty-year award this past February. He was a member of the old Flint Circuit Bar Association, the Towaliga Bar Association, and a sixty-year member of the State Bar of Georgia. He was a former member of the American Bar Association and the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of forty-six years, Mildred Andrews Fears.
Mr. Fears is survived by their four children, Denise F. Hemmann of Jackson, Deborah F. and Mike Samford of Alpharetta, Dan Fears Jr. and Linda Fears of Jackson, and Honorable William A. Fears and Joyce Fears of Jackson; eight grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Evelyn F. Lambert of Jackson, Mrs. Mervin F. Bryan of Flovilla; a brother, Mr. and Mrs. David Eugene Fears of Montgomery, Alabama; sister-in-law, Mrs. Bernice Andrews Waters of Savannah; and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held July 2 at First Baptist Church of Jackson, with Dr. Ed Hoard and Rev. Robert L. Henderson, Sr. officiating. Interment at Jackson City
Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Alfred D. Fears Endowed Fund, Berry College, P.O. Box 490069, Mt. Berry, Georgia 30149. Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson.
Terry Milling, age 12, of Stockbridge, Georgia, died July 1, 2009, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Through-out her battle, Terry maintained her feisty spirit and enjoyed many activities including soccer, ballet, swimming, rock wall climbing, pottery painting, crafts, American Girl Dolls, shopping and decorating. Terry appreciated all of her family and friends who supported her during her journey. She considered all of her doctors, nurses and caregivers as family and hoped to work with them as an oncologist at Scottish Rite. She was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 4, 1997.
She is survived by her parents Pam Cawley Milling of Stockbridge, and Charles Gordon Milling III of Griffin. Terry is also survived by sisters, Mary Corinne Milling of Griffin, and India Cawley Milling of Stock-bridge; grandparents Ret. Colonel and Mrs. T. E Cawley, Valdosta, and Ellen Milling of Griffin; aunts Melissa (George) Dick of Charlotte, North Carolina, Sue (Tom) Bartlett, Richmond Virginia, Sarah Cawley, Atlanta, and Vivian (James) Jackson, Marietta; cousins Lauren and Jordan Dick, Charlotte, North Carolina, Emily, Parker and Blaire Bartlett, Richmond, Virginia, Ellen and Merrill Jackson, Marietta.
Her memorial service will Saturday, July 18, at 11:30 a.m., at St. James Catholic Church in McDonough. Terry’s wish was for donations to go to one of her favorite charities: Camp Sunshine, www.mycampsunshine.com; Cure Childhood Cancer www.curechildhoodcancer.org; or AFLAC Cancer Center, www.choa.org.
Lloyd Burl C. Flynn
Lloyd Burl C. Flynn, age 67, of Stockbridge, Georgia died July 2, 2009. Mr. Flynn was born in Mascott, Tennessee to the late Andrew James Flynn and Laverta Cupp-Maples. He served faithfully in the U.S. Army for 8 years. Mr. Flynn was an inventive fix-it man and was a retired machinist. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, tinkering and NASCAR. Mr. Flynn was preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Jean and a grandfather, Peter H. Cupp.
He is survived by his loving wife, Linda Flynn of Stock-bridge; daughter and son in-law Tamila and Dean Kittrell of Stockbridge; sons and daughter-in-law, Stephen Flynn of Knoxville, Tennessee, and Timo and Jenny Flynn of Seligenstadt Germany; grandchildren Zane, Anna, Marilyn; sisters, Betty Hodges of Kodak, Tennessee, Anne Anderson of Las Vegas, Nevada, Pam Cantwell of Knoxville, Tennesee, Robin Davis of Kodak, Tennessee; brothers, Don Flynn of Heiskel, Tennessee, Jerry Flynn of Mansfield, Chris Flynn, Rick Flynn, and Randy Flynn of Knoxville, Tennessee; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services were held July 7 at Ward’s Fairview Chapel with Minister Hank Melton officiating. Please visit www.mem.com to sign the online guest book and send condolences to the family. Horis A. Ward, Fairview Chapel.