Obituaries

Mr. Floyd Leeman “Frankie Lee” Swords, 68, of Fayetteville

Mr. Floyd Leeman “Frankie Lee” Swords, 68, of Fayetteville, lost his battle with cancer on July 2, 2010.

He was born to Floyd and Rose Lee Swords on November 10, 1941 in Greenville, SC. He was an Air Force veteran who proudly served his country for eight years, which led to his 26-year employment with Delta Airlines as a Line Maintenance Aircraft Mechanic. He was a man with a quick wit and sense of humor. He was an avid boater and craftsman. Read More»

Mrs. Linda Mae Mortiz of Peachtree City

Mrs. Linda Mae Mortiz of Peachtree City, GA died Tuesday, June 29, 2010.

She was preceded in death by her husband Todd and her son Shane.

A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, July 3, 2010 at 1:00 PM at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Father Michael Kingery officiating.

Carl J. Mowell & Son, Peachtree City, GA (www.mowellfuneralhome.com)

Mr. Mitchell L. “Mitch” Brown of Peachtree City

Mr. Mitchell L. “Mitch” Brown of Peachtree City died Tuesday June 29, 2010.

He is preceded in death by his parents Gordon & Irene Ferguson Brown.

Mr. Brown is survived by his wife Margie of Peachtree City; children, Debbie Cook, Shirley Brown, both of Sharpsburg; Jamie Perrie of Monroe, Ga.; Rebecca Sargeant of Hollonville, Ga.; 8 grandchildren; brothers Sidney Brown of Athens; Jack Brown of Savannah; Jerry Brown of Montezuma, Ga; nieces and nephews. Read More»

Liette L. Utt, 64, of Peachtree City

Liette L. Utt, 64, of Peachtree City, GA died June 29, 2010.

Mrs. Utt was born in Canada and employed at Delta Air Lines. She was a loving wife, mother & grandmother.

She is survived by her husband Robert Utt; sons David Utt & wife Jennifer, Gary Utt & wife Christy; grandchildren Spencer, Connor, Jenna and Ben Utt, all from Peachtree City . Read More»

Mrs. Consobrina “Connie” Elizabeth Harrington, 76, formerly of Fayetteville

Mrs. Consobrina “Connie” Elizabeth Harrington, 76, of Greenville, FL, formerly of Fayetteville, died on Monday, June 28, 2010.

Mrs. Harrington is preceded in death by her parents, Johnny and Mary Ellison Huddleston; husband, Otis Harrington; son, Dennis Betsill; step-father, George Atkins; sister, Roxie Ana Huddleston. Read More»

Lera Beatrice Crooks Burch, 84, of Fayetteville

Lera Beatrice Crooks Burch, 84, of Fayetteville

Lera Beatrice Crooks Burch, 84, of Fayetteville died Tuesday, June 22, 2010. Bea was born on May 31, 1926 in Greenville, SC. She was a long-time member of Inman United Methodist Church. Bea’s number one love in life was her large community of friends and family. The body was cremated and friends and family gathered for a memorial on June 26 at her church. Memorial donations may be made to Inman United Methodist Church at 151 Hills Bridge Road, Fayetteville, GA 30215-5527. Read More»

Mr. Wylie Ernest Richardson, 90, of Jonesboro

Mr. Wylie Ernest Richardson, 90, of Jonesboro, died on June 26, 2010.

Mr. Richardson was preceded in death by his parents, Junious Mitchell and Nancy Mae Richardson; brothers, Elton Richardson and Jewell Richardson; sisters, Marell Kersch and Orene Nixon. Read More»

Lucile Sullivan Stapleton, 90, Fayetteville

Lucile Sullivan Stapleton passed away in Fayetteville, GA on June 24, 2010 at the age of 90.

She was born October 15, 1919 in Castleberry, AL and was a long-time resident of Mobile, AL. In 1997, she moved to Fayetteville, GA. Mrs. Stapleton was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Robert P. Stapleton and her son Robert E. Stapleton. Read More»

Mrs. Mary Louise Painter, 90, of Union City

Mrs. Mary Louise Painter, 90, of Union City, passed away on June 21, 2010.

Mrs. Painter is preceded in death by her husband, Finley Painter; son, Bill Painter; brother, Gene Cox; sisters, Ann Rock and Betty Ellis. Read More»

Thomas Frederick Eubanks, Sr., 89, of Fayetteville

Thomas Frederick Eubanks, Sr., 89, of Fayetteville passed away June 21, 2010.

Mr. Eubanks was a faithful husband, loving father, and grandfather; he was also a faithful servant of Fayetteville First United Methodist Church , and a certified master gardener. Mr. Eubanks had served his country during WWII in the U.S. Army. Read More»