Obituaries

Mrs. Vera F. Houston, 84, of Jonesboro

Mrs. Vera F. Houston, of Jonesboro, and a long-time Fayette County resident, passed away on November 13, 2010 at the age of 84.

Mrs. Houston was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother who enjoyed all types of sewing and cooking.

She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Mr. James Houston of Jonesboro; sons, Raymond Fuqua and his wife Shirley of Marietta, Lamar Fuqua and his wife Diane of Fayetteville; daughter Judy Policka of Jonesboro ; seven grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Read More»

Mr. Paul A. Rice, 59, of Fayetteville

Mr. Paul A. Rice, 59, of Fayetteville, died November 14, 2010.

He was a deacon at McDonough Road Baptist Church. His childhood love for planes led him to a career in aviation and membership into the Commerative Air Force in Peachtree City.

He is survived by his wife Lisa Rice and son Matt Rice of Fayetteville, his brother Greg & Kathy Rice of Athens, GA ; his uncle Peyton & Mazie Smith of Covington, TN as well as two nieces and several cousins. Read More»

Bonnie “Bon Bon” Louise Hawkins, 83, of Fayetteville

Bonnie “Bon Bon” Louise Hawkins, 83, of Fayetteville, died November 12, 2010.

She is preceded in death by her granddaughter Amanda Tanquary, son-in-law Ivey Godbee, Jr., and brother Dwain Sykes.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years William L. “Doodle” Hawkins, Sr.; daughter Cheryl and Lenus Sims of Kennesaw, Charlotte Godbee of Fayetteville, and Cindy and Tony Tanquary of Newborn; son Bill and Sheila Hawkins of Jacksonville, FL; 14 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. Read More»

Mrs. Helen Marjorie Carroll, 93, of Fayetteville

Mrs. Helen Marjorie Carroll, 93, of Fayetteville, passed away on November 11, 2010.

Mrs. Carroll was a member of the Fayetteville Church of Christ.

She is survived by her husband Larry Price Carroll; daughter, Mrs. Phyllis (Bill) Downs of Lake Forest, CA; son, Mr. John (Alice)Shepherd of Goodyear, AZ; granddaughter, Mrs. Kelli (Peter) Downs; great-granddaughter Delanee, all of Lake Forest, CA. Read More»

Marie Lillian Eades, 95, of Union City

Marie Lillian Eades, 95, of Union City, died November 11, 2010.

She was preceded in death by husband William H. Eades; daughter Camden Rutter; grandchildren Susanna Scruggs and Hunter Smith; 3 brothers and 1 sister. Read More»

Andrea McBerry, 68, of Fayetteville

Andrea McBerry, 68, of Fayetteville, died November 8, 2010.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Larry McBerry; daughters Mary Ann and Emory Peeples and Patti and Wade Daniel; grandchildren Diana, Andrea, Crystal, Wade Jr., Christopher, and Nicole; great-grandchildren Joshua, Braden and Zoie; father and step-mother W.A. and Ruth Tribble. Read More»

Mrs. Sun A. Davison of Tyrone

Mrs. Sun A. Davison of Tyrone passed away November 7, 2010.  She is survived by her husband, John E. Davison of Tyrone; mother, Wan Chon Yi of Olympia, WA; daughters, Kyong M. Veal of Fairburn; Anna M. Lewis of Olympia, WA; brother, Sun Chol Yi of Olympia, WA; sister, Chong Hyon Kim of Olympia, WA; grandchildren, Cayla Nicole Joiner; Hannah Renay Veal and Abigail Elizabeth Veal. Read More»

Mrs. Marilyn Anne Sullivan of Peachtree City

Mrs. Marilyn Anne Sullivan of Peachtree City died November 5, 2010.

She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.

She is survived by her children, Terrance and Kathy Sullivan, Mary and Gary D. Crouse, Laura and Mark Russell, and Arthur Sullivan; grandchildren Michelle Crouse, Amy Crouse, Alexandria Russell, Jennifer Sullivan, Michael Sullivan, Cynthia Sullivan, Gregory Sullivan, Stephen Sullivan, and Will Sullivan; great grandchildren Jesse Sullivan and Erica Sullivan. Read More»

Gloria Dean Lynn, 70, of Fayetteville

Gloria Dean Lynn, 70, of Fayetteville passed away November 6, 2010.

Mrs. Lynn worked for 23 years at Christian City.

Survivors include daughters Teresa & Glenn Lebby of Palm Coast FL and Laurie Lynn of Fayetteville; grandchildren Stephanie & Mark Williams of Ormond Beach, FL, Michael Lebby, Matthew Lebby, Jennifer Lebby all of Palm Coast FL., and Megan Browder of Fayetteville; great grandson Ashton Williams of Ormond Beach, FL. Read More»

Mrs. Irene Mary Collier, 74, of Fayetteville

Mrs. Irene Mary Collier, a resident of Dogwood Forrest Assisted Living in Fayetteville, GA , passed away on November 4, 2010 at the age of 74.

Mrs. Collier was a member of the Holy Trinity Catholic Church and a long time Special Needs educator in both Clayton and Fayette counties.

She was preceded in death by her husband James Collier and a daughter Mary Bucco. Read More»