Obituaries

Sue Gilbert Quay, 81, of Peachtree City

Sue Gilbert Quay, age 81, of Peachtree City, GA, died at Newnan Health and Rehabilitation Home in Newnan, GA on August 24, 2010 from complications of Parkinson’s disease.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Stella Mae Gilbert, her father, Peter Reid Gilbert & her brother Arthur Gilbert. Read More»

Earl Newton Thomas, 88

Earl Newton Thomas, 88

    Earl Newton Thomas, 88, died on August 20th after an extended illness at his home in Peachtree City surrounded by members of his family. 

  Thomas was a retired airline pilot and a decorated combat veteran of World War II. He and his family settled in the Atlanta metro area when he took a position with Delta Airlines in 1949.

 Born in Bluefield, West Virginia on November 16th, 1921, Thomas grew up in Roanoke, Virginia where he was a high school athlete with considerable talent; he played football, basketball and baseball. Read More»

Mr. Thomas Edward “Tom” Hunt, 57, formerly of Peachtree City

Mr. Thomas Edward “Tom” Hunt, age 57, of Woodbury, MN (formerly of Peachtree City) died Monday, August 23, 2010.

Mr. Hunt’s passion was information technology and was currently employed with Ecolab located in St. Paul, MN. He previously worked at Delta Air Lines for over 30 years.

He is survived by his wife Deborah Hunt; children Tommy Hunt of Tuscaloosa, AL and Michelle Hunt of Woodbury, MN; sister, Kathy Strobel and her husband Mark of Tyrone; brothers Jerry Hunt of Wayne, MI; Daniel Hunt and his wife Linda of Sharpsburg; many nieces and nephews. Read More»

Elizabeth Ann Maas Roughton, 86, of Fayetteville

Elizabeth Ann Maas Roughton, 86, of Fayetteville, died August 18, 2010.

She was preceded in death by her husband William L. Roughton, son Albert C. Roughton, a brother, and two sisters. Read More»

Travis Lee Cantrell of Fayetteville

Travis Lee Cantrell, infant son of Heather Fikes Cantrell and James Farrell Cantrell of Fayetteville, died Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital. Read More»

Private First Class Amy Elizabeth Layton, 21, of Peachtree City

Private First Class Amy Elizabeth Layton, 21, of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away Friday, August 13, 2010 resulting from a motor vehicle accident.

Funeral services will be held on Monday, August 16, 2010 at 2 p.m. at the Heritage at Bass United Methodist Church, 4062 Vineville Ave., Macon, Ga. Burial will be private. Reverend Rex Odom will officiate. Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. till 2 p.m. in the church.

Born in Macon, she was a private first class in the U.S. Army Reserve. Read More»

Etta Carreker Crews, 94, of Pine Mountain

Etta Carreker Crews, 94, of Pine Mountain died peacefully Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at Florence Hand Nursing Home in LaGrange, GA.

A celebration of her life will be held on Friday, August 20, 2010 at 2:00 PM in the Chapel of Carl J. Mowell and Son Funeral Home, 180 North Jeff Davis Drive, Fayetteville . Rev. Glenn Stringham and Rev. Allen Bridgman will officiate. Interment will follow at 4:30 PM at Greenwood Cemetery in Barnesville, GA. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12:30 to 2:00 PM. Read More»

Pauline Daniels Parks, 94, of Peachtree City

Trusting in Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior, Pauline Daniels Parks, 94, loving mother & wife, passed into glory August 14, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband Alonzo Parks, son Thaddius Parks & grandsons Derek & Kevin Anderson. Read More»

James Oliver DuRant, 74, of Fayetteville

James Oliver DuRant, 74, of Fayetteville, GA and Florence, SC passed away August 17, 2010.

Mr. DuRant was a retired Air Traffic Controller, and he had served his country in the U.S.A.F. Survivors include his wife of 49 years, Theresa DuRant; son, James A. (Andy) DuRant of Forest Park, GA.; brothers David DuRant Jr., Charles DuRant, Sr., and Kenneth DuRant; sisters Irene Poole, Cathrine Allen, and Virginia Baird. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Read More»

Mrs. Vera F. Eastburn of Peachtree City

Mrs. Vera F. Eastburn of Peachtree City, GA died August 15, 2010.

Mrs. Eastburn was a member of First Baptist Church of Peachtree City, GA.

She is survived by her children Barbara J. Hawxwell of Orlando , FL , Robert J. Eastburn & his wife Dorothy of Memphis, TN, David P. Eastburn & his wife Karen of Chalfont, PA and Pamela R. Hammarlund & her husband Richard of Peachtree City, GA ; 17 grandchildren & 12 great-grandchildren. Read More»

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