Atlanta Journal-Constitution Obituaries

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December 13, 2018

Betty Jane Adamson (Kelly)

Betty Jane Adamson (Kelly)

Decatur, Georgia

Age 88, of Stone Mountain, GA passed away on December 10, 2018 after a long illness with cancer. She was born in Decatur, GA on September 20, 1930, the youngest of seven children born to the late Mittie Lou and James Lester Kelly. She was a graduate of South West DeKalb High...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Jane Alexander

Jane Alexander

Snellville, Georgia

Jane Alexander of Lawrenceville, GA passed away December 11, 2018 at her daughter's home. She was born April 21, 1920 as Liza Jane Thigpen to Uyziah and Pearl Thigpen of Adrian, GA. She worked hard, while growing up with her nine brothers and sisters on the family farm. School...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Ruth Berry

Ruth Berry

Atlanta, Georgia

Ruth Berry, 89, of Atlanta, Georgia, passed away in Marietta, Georgia, on December 5th from complications of end-stage Alzheimer's disease. Memorial services will be held at 2 PM, Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at North Avenue Presbyterian Church. (607 Peachtree Street,...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 13 to Dec. 14, 2018.
In Memoriam

Charlie Ruth BROWNLEE

In Memoriam

Charlie Ruth BROWNLEE

Atlanta, Georgia

In Loving Memory of Charlie Ruth Brownlee "Pokie" My wife, the love of my life that God gave to me 60 yrs. ago to love, honor and cherish forever, I know that she is in the loving care of the Lord. My heart beats daily with the love I have for her. My tears are ever present...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Dec. 13, 2018.

Bonny K. Burtz

Bonny K. Burtz

Marietta, Georgia

Bonny K. Burtz, 70, of Marietta passed away Monday, December 10, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2pm Friday, December 14, 2018 at Crossview Church in Marietta with Rev. Grayson Jones officiating. Burial will be in New Providence Baptist Church Cemetery in Marietta....

Frederick CASSELS

Frederick CASSELS

Atlanta, Georgia

CASSELS, Frederick Frederick Horne Cassels, 69, of Huntington, West Virginia, and formerly of Atlanta, Georgia passed away Tuesday, December 4, 2018 by natural causes at his residence. Born in Atlanta, Georgia on September 17, 1949, he was the third child of Robert Quarterman...

Kenneth Frankel

Kenneth Frankel

Atlanta, Georgia

Kenneth Philip Frankel passed away on December 11, 2018 after a short but fierce battle with lung cancer. Kenneth lived in the Atlanta area all of his life. He attended Grady High School and then Ridgeview High School, after which he attended Georgia State University on what...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 13 to Dec. 14, 2018.

Early Hill Jr.

Early Hill Jr.

Atlanta, Georgia

Jr. Early Hill of Cumming, GA passed away on December 7, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 40 years Tammy Hill, a sister Mary Ganeus of Decatur, GA, five children Rochelle Hill of Memphis, TN, Early Hill, III of Alpharetta, GA, Jennifer Hill of Madison, WI, Todd Geiger of...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Harold Johnson Jr.

Harold Johnson Jr.

Riverdale, Georgia

JOHNSON, Jr., Harold Mr. Harold Thomas Johnson, Jr. of Riverdale, GA passed away December 6, 2018. His Celebration of Life Service will be Saturday, December 15, 2018 at 12:00 Noon at Greater New Life Baptist Church, 6930 Dodd Rd, Riverdale, GA 30296. Instate 11:00 AM....

Evelyn JONES

Evelyn JONES

Atlanta, Georgia

JONES, Evelyn Phillips Ms. Evelyn Phillips Jones Celebration of Life Saturday, December 15, 2018, 12 Noon, Greater Bethany Baptist Church, 786 Thurmond St. NW, Atlanta, GA. Rev. Dr. Curtis Lester Senior Pastor. Interment South-View Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 9 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Jefferson David "Jeff" Kirby III

Jefferson David "Jeff" Kirby III

Pawleys Island, Sc

Pawleys Island, SC Jefferson ("Jeff") D. Kirby III, scholar, athlete, lawyer, dancer, lover, and champion of his family and many friends, passed away on December 10, 2018 at his home in Pawleys Island, South Carolina surrounded by those who loved and adored him. Jeff was...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Lynwood MADDOX

Lynwood MADDOX

Atlanta, Georgia

MADDOX, Lynwood A. Lynwood A. Maddox of Tucker, passed away December 10, 2018, at the age of 88. As a man of unwavering faith, he lived his entire life in a manner that reflected his Christian views. As a practicing attorney for more than 64 years, Mr. Maddox was guided by his...

Anna Joyce Morton (Williams)

Anna Joyce Morton (Williams)

Atlanta, Georgia

Mrs. Anna Joyce Morton, 78, of SW Atlanta, passed Wednesday, December 12th, 2018. Celebration of Life Service will be held Saturday, December 15th, 11 AM, at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church 17 Fairburn Rd. SW. Reverend Dr. Douglas E. Stowers, Pastor. Interment Lincoln Cemetery....

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 13 to Dec. 14, 2018.

Charles OWENS

Charles OWENS

Atlanta, Georgia

OWENS, Charles Charles Plaxico Owens passed away on December 12, 2018. He was born December 29, 1928, in Augusta, Georgia to Charles Calloway Owens and Nan Plaxico Owens. Charles graduated from the Academy of Richmond County in Augusta, Georgia, in 1946, and earned his...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 13 to Dec. 14, 2018.

Lucius "Jake" Shields Jr.

Lucius "Jake" Shields Jr.

Decatur, Georgia

Jr. Celebration of Life Service for Mr. Lucius Shields, Jr., of Decatur will be held Thursday, December 13, 2018, 11:30 A.M. at The Donald Trimble Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Antonio Proctor, St. James Baptist Church, Forsyth, GA, Pastor Officiating. Interment, Lincoln Cemetery,...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

James THOMASSON

James THOMASSON

Atlanta, Georgia

THOMASSON, James Mr. James Homer Thomasson, Husband, Father, and Grandfather, passed away on Monday, December 10th, 2018, at the age of 84. He was born on August 1, 1934, in Murphy, North Carolina. The son of the late James Garlin Thomasson and Flora Stephens Thomasson. Homer...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Dec. 13, 2018.

Steven TRAUB

Steven TRAUB

Canton, Georgia

TRAUB, Steven D. Steven D. Traub, 47, passed away peacefully, December 10, 2018, after waging a courageous battle for over a year against cancer. He did so with the bravery, grace, determination, and thoughtfulness of others- personality traits that earmarked his entire life....

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Alfred E. Turner

Alfred E. Turner

Morrow, Georgia

Alfred Eugene Turner was born June 14, 1929 in Carroll County, Georgia, the son of the late Coleman Clay and Nettie Roena James Turner. He was a graduate of Russell High School in East Point, Georgia, the U.S. Maritime Service School in St. Petersburg, Florida, and Georgia...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 13 to Dec. 14, 2018.

Marion Dewey "Pete" Waldrop Sr.

Marion Dewey "Pete" Waldrop Sr.

Fayetteville, Georgia

Marion "Pete" Dewey Waldrop, Sr., of Fayetteville, a well-known business man, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018, following four days of complications from a surgical procedure at Fayette Piedmont Hospital. He was born and raised in Greenville, SC, son to the late Edgar...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

Thomas Lane Wright Jr.

Thomas Lane Wright Jr.

Loganville, Georgia

Jr. WRIGHT, JR. - Thomas Lane Wright, Jr., age 18 of Loganville, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018. A Celebration of Life will be held at 6:30 PM on Friday, December 14, 2018 in the Loganville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 4:30...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2018.

December 12, 2018

Lora Coleman

Lora Coleman

Atlanta, Georgia

Lora Stern Coleman, age 88, passed away peacefully at home from complications from Alzheimer's on December 9, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, Dean; parents, Hedwig and Arnold Stern; and brother, Henry Stern, of blessed memory. She is survived by her daughters,...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2018.

Roger CRITTENDEN

Roger CRITTENDEN

Atlanta, Georgia

CRITTENDEN, Roger Carter Roger Carter Crittenden, son of the late Roger S. and Daisie B. Carter Crittenden, was born of October 2, 1929, in Randolph County, GA. He passed away suddenly after a fall on December 6, 2018. He was married to Marjorie McGregor and they have a son,...

Betty Zuidema Darden

Betty Zuidema Darden

Cumming, Georgia

Betty Zuidema Darden, 92, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Friday, December 6, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, William E. Darden, and son, Stanley Minor Darden. Mrs. Darden was born in Norfolk, Virginia, on December 24, 1925, to Minor and Eva Callahan...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 10 to Dec. 12, 2018.

Mary Lou Donahue

Mary Lou Donahue

Atlanta, Georgia

Mary Lou Donahue, 86, of Atlanta passed away in her sleep on Friday, December 7, 2018. A Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. at The Catholic Cathedral of Christ the King Church, Atlanta. The church is located at 2699 Peachtree Road, N.E.,...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2018.

Michael Allen Giles

Michael Allen Giles

Monroe, Georgia

Celebration of Life will be held 1 P.M. Wednesday, December 12 at New Beginnings Bible Church, with interment in Hill Haven Memory Gardens. Visitation TUESDAY, December 11 from 12-8 with family hour 6-8. Cortege will assemble at 329 Parkway Place, Monroe, GA. Young-Levett...

Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2018.
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