Obituaries

Katherine Paulk, 34, of Decatur

Katherine Paulk

Miss Katherine (Katie) Paulk of Decatur passed away Nov. 13, 2011. She was born July 19, 1977 in Montgomery, Ala. and was a 1995 graduate of Cherokee County High School.

Katie attended Young Harris College and graduated from Georgia State University in 2000 with a degree in Journalism. She was a graduate from the Paralegal program at Emory University and employed by the law firm of Dorough and Dorough in Decatur, Ga. She served as a mentor with the Big Brother/Big Sister program, volunteered with local soup kitchens, and attended Episcopal Church of the Epiphany in Atlanta. Read More»

Hugh David Vaughan, 70, of Fayetteville

Hugh David Vaughan, 70, of Fayetteville, Ga., passed away Nov. 14, 2011.

Mr. Vaughan was born in Atlanta on Jan. 11, 1941 to James D. Vaughan and Jessie Mae Gazeway Vaughan. He is preceded in death by his son Brian Vaughan. Read More»

arry Hugh Wilkinson, 49, of Fayetteville

Barry Hugh Wilkinson

Barry Hugh Wilkinson, 49, died suddenly on Thursday, Oct. 13 2011 at his home in Fayetteville, Ga. He was a loving husband and father; his greatest pastime was spending time with his family.

Barry was born to Hugh and Mildred Wilkinson in 1962 in Glendale, Calif. He married Sherry Fetterolf in May of 1987. Barry was a graduate of the University of Southern California and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force and a pilot for Delta Airlines. Read More»

Becky Wyatt, 51, of Senioa

Becky Wyatt, 51, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011. Born April 8, 1960 in Atlanta, Ga., Becky lived in Senoia and worked with her husband, Donald in a family business. Becky was an avid fundraiser for The Alzheimerís Association and intrepid traveler of the Western World.

Survivors include husband, Donald Bulloch of Senoia, Ga., mother, Genetha Wyatt and father, Tommy Wyatt, both of Fayetteville, Ga., sister, Rhonda Wyatt-Frizzell, brother-in-law, Scott Frizzell and Nephew, Keaton Wyatt of Brooks, Ga., a multitude of loving family members and close friends. Read More»

Mrs. Maxine Jones, age 79, of Fayetteville

Mrs. Maxine Jones, age 79, of Fayetteville, passed away Monday, Nov. 7, 2011. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church of Fayetteville.

She was retired from Delta Air Lines.

She is survived by husband; Lewis Jones of Fayetteville, daughter and son-in-law, Renee and Richard Piercy of Italy, brother and sister-in-law, Clark and Judy West of Fayetteville, grandchildren, Kimberly (Terry) Blanton, Leslie Clay, great grandchildren, Olivia Mitchell, London Blanton, Gage Blanton, Emma Blanton. Read More»

Bette Priest Carlton, 82, of Watkinsville

Bette Priest Carlton, 82, of Watkinsville, Ga., formerly from Peachtree City, died Friday, Nov. 4, 2011.

Born on Dec. 17, 1928 in Wilkinson County, Miss., she was the daughter of the late Earnest Birtan and Johny Olivia Priest and was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, James Conner Carlton; son Jack Conner Carlton; three brothers, Carl, Birtan and Lionel Priest; and sister Myrtle Priest Butler. Read More»

H. Lee Jackson, 61, of Fayetteville

H. Lee Jackson, 61, of Fayetteville passed away on October 30, 2011.  He was a caring, loving person who enjoyed playing golf.    Read More»

Jerry Nolan Carr, Sr., 71, of Fayetteville

Mr. Jerry Nolan Carr, Sr., 71, of Fayetteville, passed away on Oct. 27, 2011.

Mr. Carr was a loving husband, father, and friend. At seventeen, he married his childhood sweetheart.

He worked for Sonoco Corporation for fifty years as an electrician. He was a godly man, who humbly served in many positions of responsibility in church throughout the years. Most recently he was a member of the First Baptist Church of Jonesboro, where he was a deacon and sang in the choir.

Mr. Carr was preceded in death by his daughter Pamela Yvonne Carr and his brother Leon Carr. Read More»

Brittney Tenish Selora Simpson, 23, of Atlanta

Brittney Tenish Selora Simpson

Brittney Tenish Selora Simpson was born March 10, 1988 in Atlanta, Ga., to the proud parents of Gregory Simpson and Lorraine Dozier. She was educated in the Atlanta Public School System and graduated from Mundy's Mill High School. She studied Business Administration at Strayer University.

She was baptized at New Springfield Baptist Church where she served on the Young Peoples Usher Board, Red Circle Junior Mission, Sunday School and sang in the Early Morning Choir. She was currently attending Word of Life Healing and Deliverance Ministries. Her passion was singing praises to God. Read More»

Connie Lucille Seymour Miles, 75, of Newnan

Connie Lucille Seymour Miles, 75, of Newnan, Ga., passed away Monday, Oct. 24, 2011 with her family beside her during her final hours.

Mrs. Miles was born to James Emmett Seymour, Sr. and Lucille Tidwell Seymour on August 8, 1936 in Macon, Ga. Connie loved life, her family and friends. Read More»

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