Obituaries

Ellen “A” Bentley, 81, of Fayetteville

Ellen “A” Bentley, age 81, of Fayetteville, died on September 29, 2010, of natural causes.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Marvin Bentley and daughter, Cheryl Smith.

She was a doting mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Ellen was very generous, loved her family, and loved family gatherings. She liked pretty things, pretty clothes, and loved to always have a fresh bouquet of flowers on her table. She enjoyed shopping and buying for others. Read More»

Dr. Gerald Calvin Webb, D.D.S., of Sharpsburg

Dr. Gerald Calvin Webb, D.D.S., of Sharpsburg, passed away on Tuesday, September 28, 2010.

Dr. Webb is preceded in death by his parents, Ballard Gerome Webb and Mary Etta Price Webb.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Webb; three sons, Stephen Webb of Forest Park, Allan (Debbie) Webb of Fayetteville and Barry (Brenda) Webb of Auburn, GA; daughter Laura (Jim) Hurst of Fayetteville; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Read More»

Anita Nell Cofer Juhan, 88, East Point

Anita Nell Cofer Juhan, age 88, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2010 at her daughter’s home.

Anita was born on July 29, 1922 to the late Warner Seay Cofer and Lavinia Gilland Cofer. As a native Atlantan, Anita grew up in West End, attended Joe Brown Junior High School and graduated from Commercial High School. She made lasting friendships at school and at her former church, Gordon Street Baptist Church. After graduating from high school, she proudly worked at the Federal Reserve Bank. Read More»

Fielding McGhee Flemister, Jr., 80, of Fayetteville

Fielding McGhee Flemister, Jr., 80, of Fayetteville, died September 27, 2010.

He retired from Delta Airlines with 29 years of service as Lead Mechanic in the landing gear department. He also was past President of South Fulton Shrine Club and a member of Yaarab Temple. Mr. Flemister was a member of Forest Park Masonic Lodge #399. Read More»

James Rudolph Wojcik, 68, of Jonesboro

James Rudolph Wojcik, 68, of Jonesboro, formerly of Buffalo, NY, died September 22, 2010.

Mr. Wojcik served his country as a Seabee in the United States Navy. He retired from US ARC after 23 years of service where he worked as civilian for the US Army Reserves at Ft. McPherson. Read More»

Bryce Judson Dunaway, 71, of Fayetteville

Bryce Judson Dunaway of Fayetteville, GA , died September 27, 2010 at his home after a long battle with cancer. Read More»

Marsha Ann Christine Bentley Chafardon, 58, of Peachtree City

Marsha Ann Christine Bentley Chafardon, 58, of Peachtree City, GA died on Sunday, September 19, 2010 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital.

She was born February 22, 1952 in Chester, PA to Layman "Fireball" Richard Bentley and the late Marcella Ann Dolezal Bentley. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and for her love of her relatives, life, nature and patriotism. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by infant son, Gregory Francis Chafardon. Read More»

Harry T. Smith, 74, of Newnan

Harry T. Smith, 74, of Newnan, Ga. passed away on Friday, September 24, 2010 after a four-year battle with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF).

He was born in 1936 in Charleston, Illinois and was raised in Toledo, Ohio. He retired from the U. S. Air Force in 1980 after over 20 years of service. He then joined Universal Studios in Los Angeles, Ca. where he retired in 1997 as a Senior Vice President. He later moved to Peachtree City, GA. then on to Colorado Springs, CO. until he was diagnosed with IPF, at which time he then returned to Georgia. Read More»

Roxanna Austin, 91, of Decatur

Roxanna Austin, 91, of Decatur, passed away on Wednesday, September 22, 2010.

Ms. Austin was born July 5, 1919 in Kenwood, GA and dedicated her life to teach others both as an educator and as a librarian. She was an active member of 2nd Ponce de Leon Baptist. Read More»

Jim H. Winslett, Jr., 66, of Fayetteville

Jim H. Winslett, Jr., 66, of Fayetteville passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2010, and is now with our Lord and Savior. Read More»