Obituaries

Mr. Winston Erle “Wink” Moore, 67, of Fayetteville

Mr. Winston Erle “Wink” Moore , 67, of Fayetteville, passed away on October 21, 2010.

Mr. Moore was an aviation enthusiast who loved to fly. He was an aerobatic pilot as well as a commercial pilot for 33 years. He retired as a captain on the 747-400 for Northwest Airlines. He was a graduate of Auburn University and was an avid fisherman and hunter. Read More»

Technical Sergeant Donald L. Mims, U.S. Air Force retired, of Peachtree City

Technical Sergeant Donald L. Mims, U.S. Air Force retired, of Peachtree City, died Wednesday, October 6, 2010.

Don was preceded in death by siblings Mary Rossi; Bill Mims and Larry Mims. Read More»

Doloris Mae Weingartner, 84, of Fayetteville

Doloris Mae Weingartner, 84, of Fayetteville, passed away on Sunday, October 17, 2010.

She is preceded in death by her husband Gordon Weingartner.

She is survived by her sons, John and Nora Weingartner of San Diego, CA, and Steve Weingartner of Smyrna, GA; daughters, Gail and Robert Wright of Chantilly, VA, Karen and Kevin O’Brien of Reston, VA, and Lynne and Dean Runyan of Fayetteville; one sister Doris Kirk of Altamont, NY; one brother Jack Lansing of Renssalaer, NY; eleven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Read More»

Edwin Wilburn Pankey, Jr., 91, of Fayetteville

Edwin Wilburn Pankey, Jr., 91, of Fayetteville passed away October 18, 2010.

Mr. Pankey served his country during WWII in the U.S. Army where he fought at Normandy and in the German campaigns where he was awarded the Bronze Star. He was a member of VFW Post 9949.

Mr. Pankey was survived by many who loved him including Carolyn Solly & family of Fayetteville; Diane McCausland of Jenkinsburg, GA; Porter Horgan, III of Hammond, LA.; Jon Reed of New Orleans, LA ; Kay Hardee of Houston, TX; Elizabeth & Larry Davies of Trussville, AL. Read More»

Richard Harold McNair, 73, formerly of Fayetteville

Richard Harold McNair, 73, formerly of Fayetteville, died October 15, 2010.

He retired from the Georgia Army National Guard. Mr. McNair worked 13 years for Boise Cascade and then was a 17-year employee of Fayette County Board of Education as a maintenance supervisor.

He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Jeanette McNair; son James R. McNair of Shalimar , FL ; and brother Howard Pierce McNair and wife Anne of Florence, SC. Read More»

Mr. Royce Richardson, 95, of Fayetteville

Mr. Royce Richardson, 95, of Fayetteville, died October 16, 2010.

He retired after 22 years with Eastern Airlines, and he always loved to farm.

He is survived by his wife of 74 years Martha Mask Richardson of Fayetteville; four sons Eugene & Kim Richardson of Fayetteville, Jerry Glenn Richardson of Gay, GA, David & Ann Richardson of Fayetteville, and Ronnie & Jenny Richardson of Fayetteville; seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; one brother and three sisters. Read More»

Mary Agnes Holt, 80, of Peachtree City

Mary Agnes Holt of Peachtree City, GA, died peacefully Thursday, October 14, 2010, surrounded by her family.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 16, 2010 at Saint Gabriel Church in Fayetteville. Burial will be in Arlington Cemetery in Washington, D.C.

She was born June 27, 1930 in Dubuque , Iowa , daughter of D.J. and Mary (McGrath) Kenneally.

She married Raymond Holt on July 4, 1964; he preceded her in death.

She graduated from St. Columbkille's and St. Joseph Mercy Hospital school of Nursing. She was an Air Force nurse for five years stationed in California . Read More»

Mr. Travis Lamar Smith, 87, of Fayetteville

Mr. Travis Lamar Smith, 87, of Fayetteville, passed away on Thursday, October 14, 2010.

Mr. Smith proudly served in the U.S. Army and received a Purple Heart medal.

He is survived by his son Lee Blackstone; three grandchildren, Shannon, Ivy and Lindsay; five great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, October 19, 2010 at 2:00 PM at the First United Methodist Church of Jonesboro with Dr. George Freeman officiating. For those desiring, please make donations to the American Cancer Society, 310 Kelly Drive, Suite 3, Peachtree City, GA 30269, in memory of Mr. Smith. Read More»

Mr. Cleburn “Dick” Durward Tyree, 79, of Fayetteville

Mr. Cleburn “Dick” Durward Tyree, 79, of Fayetteville, passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2010.

Mr. Tyree proudly served his country in the USAF. After 32 years, he retired from Delta Air Lines as a foreman in the engine shop.

He is preceded in death by his daughter Brenda Smith. Read More»

Mr. James Arthur Buck II, 55, of Fayetteville

Mr. James Arthur Buck II, 55, of Fayetteville, died Monday October 11, 2010. Read More»

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