Bono, William J. October 18, 2013
Beloved husband of Mary A. (Dundon) Bono; loving father of John (Ann) Bono, Kathy (Wayne) Champagne and the late Michael Bono; loving father in-law of Diane Bono; loving grandfather of 8 grandchildren; brother of Harry (Louise) Bono; survived by many nieces and nephews. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at St. James Church 1000 Decatur Rd., McDonough at 5 pm.
Nancy Marie McCall Holley
Nancy Marie McCall Holley, age 84, of Ellenwood , GA died October 14, 2013. She was born in Ft. Sumner, NM to the late Waldon Henry and Priscilla Luetta Cole McCall. Nancy was a member of Ellenwood Oaks Community Church, Ellenwood, GA. She worked for 10 years for Campers on a Mission serving GA, FL, NM, ND and SD.
Nancy is survived by her children: Waldon Anthony (Wanda) Holley, Gayle Holley (Craig) Spangler, Linda Holley, and Daniel Lewis ( Emily) Holley; grandchildren: Shawn Anthony Holley, Lance Elliott Holley, Ashley Miles Holley, Angela Marie Spangler, Jodie Renee Zerega, Wendy Michelle Risko, Kelli Rae McDonald, Andrew Lewis Holley and 16 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services were held October 18 at Ellenwood Oaks Community Church with Daniel Holley officiating. Interment Tolar Cemetery, NM. A Memorial Service was held October 20 at Mt. View Baptist Church, 5500 Second Street, SW, Albuquerque, NM 87105. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mt. View Baptist Church. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Jamie Lynn Ivie
Jamie Lynn Ivie, age 50, of Dacula, GA died October 15, 2013. She was born in Riverdale to the late James Edward and Isbella Ruth McCredie Folker. She was preceded in death by her sister, Cathy Ann Williams.
Jamie is survived by her husband: Arvel Michael Ivie, Dacula; children: Kristen Leigh Ivie, Dacula; Rachel Melanie Odom, Locust Grove; Jason Michael Ivie, McDonough; Michael Jacob Ivie, El Paso, TX; sister: Lori Jay Decker, Griffin,; and brother: Randall Jay Clockey, Fayetteville.
Funeral Services were held October 19 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Interment Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Buford "Bo" Bonds, age 73, of Stockbridge, GA died October 15, 2013. He was born in Scottsboro, AL to the late William Harlan and Birdie Lou Pruitt Bonds. He attended Salem Baptist Church, McDonough.
Bo is survived by his wife of 48 years, Betty Joyce Bonds, Stockbridge; daughters, Jackie (Sammy) Wilkes, Fayetteville; Belinda (Nathan Gibbs) Mickler, McDonough; sisters, Edna (Billy) Smith, Albertville, AL; Phylis (Sam) Brawley, Albert-ville, AL; brother, Lester Bonds, Guntersville, AL; grandchildren: Daniel, Dannah, Cayman, Maverick, Justin, Kayla, Austin, and Samantha; great-grandchildren: Reese, Collyns, Lucy and Charlie.
Funeral Services were held October 18 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. Richard C. Statham officiating. Interment Hemphill Memorial Presbyterian Cemetery. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Frances French Johnson
Frances French Johnson, age 86, of McDonough, GA died Wednesday, October 16, 2013. She was born in LaGrange, GA to the late James Monroe and Mary Ella Sikes French. Frances was preceded in death by her son, Geoffrey Johnson, 7 brothers and 6 sisters. She was a member of Trinity Lakeside Church.
Frances is survived by her husband: Sylvester Johnson, McDonough; children: Phillip Johnson, Griffin; Melissa (Mark) Chute, McDonough; grandchildren: Chase and Christian Chute, McDonough; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral Services were held October 19 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors with Rev. W. Bryan Lee officiating. Interment Meadoway Gardens in La-Grange. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors.
Laurenze Tingle Pittman
Mrs. Laurenze Tingle Pittman, age 83 of Locust Grove, Georgia passed away October 18, 2013. She was born in Locust Grove to the late Horace Leon and Lucy Mae Moore Tingle. Laurenze was a member of the First Baptist Church of Locust Grove and was known as a caretaker to everyone. She enjoyed cooking and baking fantastic cakes. She was preceded in death by her sisters, Opal White and Martha Maloch.
Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Lloyd Pittman of Locust Grove; children, Leon (Katherine) Pittman of Auburn, Lesley (Jackie) Pittman of Locust Grove, Jeff (Christa) Pittman of Locust Grove; grandchildren, Michelle (Jeff) Maddox, P.J. (Leanne) Pittman, Rachel (Allen) Aspinwall, Tim (Agnes) Pittman, Todd Pittman, Kaitlyn Pittman, Cameron Pittman, Julie Kriston and Elizabeth Clough; great grandchildren, Avery, Justin, Casey, Zackary and Emily; cousin, Ralph (Marie) Moore; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held October 21 from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Pastor Dave Riley officiated. Interment Locust Grove Cemetery. Contributions are asked to be made to the First Baptist Church of Locust Grove in memory of Laurenze Pittman. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.
Era Conner Roberts
Era Conner Roberts, age 83, of McDonough, GA died October 17, 2013. Her parents were the late William Luther Conner and Minny Pearl Conner. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jay Edward Roberts, Jr., after 33 year of marriage. She joins her other four sisters, Mary, Louise, Grace and Vera (her twin) at peace with Jesus.
Era is survived by her only son, Edward Michael Roberts and baby sister, Rose. Her last act of kindness to her son was to wash his bedclothes. She will be truly missed by a myriad of souls, but most especially her “little boy”, Michael.
Memorial Services will be held October 23 at Southside Christ-ian Fellowship Church. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleve land Funeral Directors.
Charles M. Davis
Mr. Charles M. Davis, age 68, of McDonough, Georgia passed away October 19, 2013. Charles was born in Fulton County the son of the late Lila Jewel Thurston Davis and James Elred Davis. He was an Elder in the Presbyterian Church and a member of Timberridge Presbyterian Church. He owned and operated Davis Plumbing before his retirement. Charles was a simple man who enjoyed the simple things of life, spending time with family, attending all the activities and sports of his children and grandchildren. He was a good cook and enjoyed cooking for family and friends, he enjoyed Shingleroof Camp Meeting, NASCAR, Braves and celebrating holidays with family.
Charles was the loving husband of 48 years to Barbara Ann Austin Davis of McDonough; proud father of Michael and Lynn Davis of Calhoun, Fran Davis of Acworth, and Julie and Jeff Fuller of Dallas; four precious grandchildren, Calli, Lyndi Rae, Davis and Dallas; siblings, Benida Helms, Bill Davis, Warren Davis, Jim (Linda) Davis, Clayton (Cheryl) Davis and Betty Lynn (Fred) Purcell; numerous nieces and nephews and special friends the Sorrow family (Donnie, Angie, Paul, Cody and Hunter).
Funeral services for Charles were held on October 22 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home with his daughter Rev. Julie Fuller and Rev. Joe Brice officiating. Interment Haisten/Eastlawn Memorial Park. For those who wish, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shingleroof Campground, P.O. Box 1928, McDonough, GA 30253 in his memory. Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough, 770-914-8833, www.haistenfunerals.com.
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