Obituaries

Mr. Troy Eugene Williams, 56, of Tyrone

Mr. Troy Eugene Williams, 56, of Tyrone, passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2010.

Mr. Williams is survived by his wife Vicki Watts Williams; daughters Rhonda Phelps and Shannon Lewis, both of Tyrone; son Nick Williams of Fayetteville; dad Paul J. Williams; mom and father-in-law Judy and Ralph Stephens of College Park; brother Paul Williams, Jr. of Palmetto; sisters Louise Williams of Jackson, Rosa Statham McDaniel of Jackson and Sherry Horne of Barnesville; eight grandchildren. Read More»

Richard Max Boyer, 70, of Fayetteville

Richard Max Boyer, 70, of Fayetteville, died September 5, 2010 after a long battle with lung cancer.

He was born in West Chester, PA on December 9, 1939. Richard spent 3 years in the Navy and 32 years as an Air Traffic Controller. Richard had assignments in Massachusetts , Virginia, Georgia and Hawaii.

He is preceded in death by his parents Earl and Louise Boyer and his sister Ruth Ann Jackson. Read More»

Vincent James Friscia, 87, of Sharpsburg

Vincent James Friscia, 87, of Sharpsburg passed away September 6, 2010.

Mr. Friscia served his country in the U.S. Coast Guard.; he then went on to manage hotels from Hong Kong to the Bahamas. He was also an exceptional cook. Mr. Friscia was preceded in death by his wife Cynthia Mary Friscia.

Survivors include daughter Alison Friscia; grandchildren Michael and Victoria; sister Diania Camble, and also a niece & cousins. Read More»

Leona Edna "Lee" Johnson, 88, Peachtree City

Leona Edna "Lee" Johnson, 88, Peachtree City, died Aug. 30, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Johnson, brothers, Mike and Shorty Zimbelman, and a sister, Tillie Kennedy. Services were at the Carl J. Mowell chapel with Chaplain Mangham officiating. Survivors include sons Robert and Joanne Johnson, and Larry and Kim Johnson; grandchildren, Jody and Lee Hamlett, Jennifer and James Chambers, Katie and Scott Kostuck, Jamie and Jason Moore, Cory Johnson, and Matthew Johnson; five great-grandchildren;  one sister; and three sisters-in-law. Read More»

Louise Mauldin Underwood, 99

Louise Mauldin Underwood, 99, Social Circle, formerly of Fayetteville, died Aug. 31, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Gordon B. Underwood. She was a member of the Fellowship Sunday School Class at Fayetteville First United Methodist Church. Services and interment were at Sylvester, Ga. Survivors include a son, Warren and Donna Underwood, Social Circle; grandchildren, Jennifer and Raghu Patil, Social Circle, and Amanda Underwood, Victoria and Austin Saxon, and Geoffrey Underwood, all of Fayetteville; and great-grandchildren, Madeline and Caroline Patil. Carl J. Read More»

Evelyn Lee Sellers, 68, Fayetteville

Evelyn Lee Sellers, 68, Fayetteville, died Sept. 1, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Larry Lee Sellers. Memorial services were at the Carl J. Mowell chapel with Pastor Daryl McCard officiating. Survivors include sons, Daniel and Jane Sellers, and Brian Sellers; and grandchild, McKeehan Sellers; and a brother, James Hughey. Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville, was in charge.

Dot Clarence "D.C." Pratt, 77, Fayetteville

Dot Clarence "D.C." Pratt, 77, Fayetteville, died Sept. 1, 2010. He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Oliver and Hattie Walden Pratt, brothers, Harry Pratt, and C. A. Pratt, and sisters, Ann Eyestone, Betty Hale, and Jean Leazer. Services were at the Inman United Methodist Church with the Rev. Bob Kerr and the Rev. Royeese Stowe officiating. Interment was at the church cemetery. Survivors include his  wife, Pat Pratt, Fayetteville; daughters, Jackie Pratt and Samantha Pratt, both of Fayetteville; a brother, H.C. Read More»

Eloise D. Bolan, 88, Fayetteville

Eloise D. Bolan, 88, Fayetteville, died Sept. 2, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, WD Bolan Sr. She was born Sept. 1, 1922, the eldest of 17 children in Cave Spring, Ga.  Services were at the Corinth Baptist Church with Pastor Todd Dionne officiating. Interment was at Sunrise Memorial Gardens, Douglasville. Survivors include sons Walter Harvey and Marcia Ledford Jr., West Virginia, and WD and Shannon Bolan Jr., Florida; a daughter, Glenda and Phil Smith, Fayetteville; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Read More»

Wesley Henry Underwood, 64, Fayetteville

Wesley Henry Underwood, 64, Fayetteville, died Sept. 2, 2010.  Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Alice Robertson Underwood; sons, Michael and Heather Underwood, Greg Underwood, and Adam Underwood; sisters, Susan and Roger Bennett, and Nancy and Rob Jones. Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville, was in charge.

William Reginald Chapman, 79, Brooks

William Reginald Chapman, 79, Brooks, died Sept. 3, 2010. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Ralph and Mamie Lee Snead Chapmen, his first wife, Mattie Ruth Chapman, and sisters, Imogene Hansard and Charlotte Dixon. He was a lifetime Fayette County resident and was employed for 30 years by Ford Motor Company. He was active in the community through Boy Scouts and Little League Baseball. Services were at the Carl J. Mowell chapel with interment at Camp Memorial Cemetery, Fayetteville. Read More»