Obituaries

Patrick Lloyd Anders, MD, 87, of Peachtree City

Patrick Lloyd Anders, MD

Patrick Lloyd Anders, MD, 87, of Peachtree City died April 15, 2014.

He was born in Tulsa, Okla., on April 11, 1927. When his father, Walter Lesesne Anders, MD, Sr. died, his mother Elizabeth James Anders, RN returned to Pennsylvania to raise her four children close to family. He graduated from Liberty High School in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, in 1944, then attended summer school and one semester of college at East Stroudsburg. Read More»

John Patrick Massengale, Jr., 86 of Fayetteville

John Patrick Massengale

John Patrick Massengale, Jr., 86 of Fayetteville, Ga. passed away Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

He was born in Fayette County, Ga. on October 2, 1927, to John Patrick Massengale and Annie Ruth (Edmondson) Massengale. A Fayette County citizen whose family roots could be traced back to the founding of Fayette County with surnames including Edmondson, Kelley, Busbin, McBride, and Travis. Leaving home at 16, he went to work for the railroad, where he was employed for over 44 years, serving mainly as an agent in East Point, Ga.  Read More»

Donna Carraway Webb, 63, of Fayetteville

Mrs. Donna Carraway Webb, 63, of Fayetteville, Ga. passed away on April 4, 2014. She was born in Miami, Fla. to Ruth Wade Carraway and Merrill Ardis Carraway, Sr. on October 27, 1950.

She was a graduate of Coral Gables High School. She was a dedicated and loving wife for over 45 years. Donna was faithful friend to the pet community a very caring and generous person. She was loved by all.

She is survived by her loving husband, Cecil Webb; brother, Merrill A. Carraway, Jr.; sister, Elizabeth C. Singley; and step-mother, Sandra W. Carraway.  She is preceded in death by her parents. Read More»

Darrell Ray Phillips, 64 year, of Fayetteville

Darrell Ray Phillips

Darrell Ray Phillips, 64 year old husband of Valerie Voyles Phillips and father of Emily JoAnne Phillips, all of Fayetteville, Ga., died on Sunday, April 6, 2014 in a house fire that also claimed the lives of his wife and daughter, along with Coaster, the cat and Daisy, the dog. Read More»

Valerie Jo Voyles Phillips of Fayetteville

Valerie Jo Voyles Phillips

Valerie Jo Voyles Phillips perished in a house fire on Sunday, April 6, 2014 that also claimed the lives of her husband, Darrell Phillips and daughter, Emily Phillips, along with the well-loved four-legged family members Coaster the Cat and Daisy the Dog. Read More»

Emily JoAnne Phillips of Fayetteville

Emily JoAnne Phillips

Emily JoAnne Phillips, daughter of Darrell and Valerie Voyles Phillips, all of Fayetteville, Ga., died in a house fire that also claimed the lives of her parents and her beloved Welsh Corgi, BoBo (short for Beauregard), on Sunday, April 6, 2014. Read More»

Henry Christopher Greer, age 68, of Peachtree City

Henry Christopher Greer

Henry Christopher "Turtle" Greer, age 68, of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away on April 4, 2014 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. He was visiting his favorite country in Europe when he died of natural causes. Read More»

Donald R. Rogin, 76, of Williamson

Donald R. Rogin

Donald R. Rogin, 76, of Williamson, Ga. passed away on April 8, 2014.

He was born on April 25, 1937 to Eleanor Silverstein Rogin and Isador Rogin in Chicago, Ill. Don was an icon of Peachtree City since 1970 and is best known as a residential builder and as owner of Frank 'n' Fries restaurant. He coached soccer for 27 seasons and was an ardent golfer. Read More»

Dennis John Berkelbaugh, 72, of Fayetteville

Dennis John Berkelbaugh

Dennis John Berkelbaugh, 72, of Fayetteville, passed away April 8, 2014.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. For 27 years he worked as a manager of Eastern Airlines and later for Progressive Lighting in Braselton, Ga. Mr. Berkelbaugh was a volunteer fireman and EMT in Brooks, a former Fayette County Commissioner from 1981-1984, and more recently a volunteer at Fayette Youth Protection at Gracie's Closet/Bloom. He was a member of Fayetteville First United Methodist Church.

Mr. Berkelbaugh was preceded in death by his parents Fred & Rose Berkelbaugh. Read More»

Jeanette G. Hall of Peachtree City

Jeanette G. Hall

Jeanette (Jan) G. Hall of Peachtree City, Ga., passed away on Monday, April 7, 2014 in Houston, Texas with her children and grandchildren at her side.

She was born in Rockton, Ill., on June 13, 1928 to the late Louis and Eleanor Charboneau. She was educated in Rockford, Ill. and married Ralph (Bill) William Hall on April 3, 1948.

As a young woman, Jan was a swimming instructor and life guard and handed down her love of water to her children. Jan also worked as a librarian in Farmers Branch, Texas for many years where she passed on her passion for reading to all she touched. Read More»