Obituaries

Mary Finley of Peachtree City

Mrs. Mary (Lou) Finley of Peachtree City passed away December 28, 2014.

Along with her husband Clyde, Lou owned and operated Finley's Florist in East Point for many years. She is survived by her husband of 54 years Clyde Finley of Peachtree City and daughter, Holle Finley Bethune of Peachtree City.

Funeral services were held Friday, January 2, 2015 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home with Mrs. Susan Rumble officiating. Read More»

Barbara Bettis Reeves, 85, of Peachtree City

Barbara Bettis Reeves, 85, of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away January 1, 2015.

She was born on October 6, 1929 in Atlanta, Ga. Barbara was the only child of Louise Bettis Bruce and Ralph Bettis, and the step-daughter of John L. Bruce, Jr. of Abbeville, S.C.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Charles Ward Reeves.

She is survived by 3 stepsons and 3 grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at Crest Lawn Memorial Park on the corner of Chattahoochee Avenue and Marietta Boulevard, Atlanta, Ga at 1 pm. No flowers please. Read More»

Betty Elvire Price, age 82 of Fayetteville

Mrs. Betty Elvire Price, age 82 of Fayetteville, passed away on Tuesday, December 30, 2014 at Upson Regional Hospital.

Mrs. Price was born in Chamblee, Ga. on August 10, 1932.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ben Walker and Betsy Ann Akins Walker; husband, Roy Price. Mrs. Price was retired with the Fayette County School System and a member of the Lighthouse Tabernacle. Read More»

William Kelley, age 62, of Tyrone

Mr. William "Ed" Kelley, age 62, of Tyrone passed away January 5, 2015.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Brenda Kelley of Tyrone; daughter, Brandy Kelley of Tyrone; grandchildren, Cody Kelley and Shaylee Bortolazzo. Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.parrottfuneralhome.com.

The family will receive friends Thursday, January 8, 2015 from 5 until 8 p.m. at Parrott Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-964-4800.

Margaret Duggar Campbell, age 82

Mrs. Margaret Duggar Campbell, age 82, of Murfreesboro, Tenn. passed away Tuesday, December 30, 2014.

She was preceded in death by her sons, Robert Wendell Campbell and Donald Wayne Campbell and is survived by her husband George Wendell Campbell; son Darrell Clay Campbell and his wife Teresa of Murfreesboro Tenn.; daughter Wanda Campbell Washowich and her husband Todd of Woodstock, Ga.; brother, Robert Earl Duggar and his wife Joyce of Augusta, Ga.; grandchildren, Kristina, Benjamin, Michelle, Andrew, Phillip, Matthew, Daniel, Tori and Erin; 11 great grandchildren. Read More»

James L. Ramsey, age 90

James L. Ramsey, age 90, of Brunswick and Brooks, Ga. died peacefully early the morning of December 23, 2014 at Hospice of the Golden Isles after a short illness. Read More»

Helen Inez Rupert, age 86

Helen Inez Rupert

Helen Inez Rupert, age 86, died at Piedmont Hospital in Fayetteville, Ga. on Tuesday, December 23, 2014 of Congestive heart failure.

Helen was a devoted wife, loving mother, grandma, GiGi and loyal faithful friend. She will be greatly missed. She was born January 30, 1928 in Lodi, California to Alvin and Rosabel Holt. She spent her working years managing large apartment buildings in San Francisco, Calif., and after retirement she continued to stay active in the community by providing in-home care to the elderly. Read More»

Larry Perdue Jones of Peachtree City

Larry Perdue Jones

Larry Perdue Jones of Peachtree City passed away on December 27, 2014. Larry was born on December 3, 1937 in Thomaston. Read More»

Charles L. Payne, 68, of Peachtree City

Charles L. Payne, 68, of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away on December 16, 2014.  

He was born on August 9, 1946 in Turtlepoint, Pa. to Cecile and Wayne Payne. He graduated from Port Allegany High School in Allegany, Pa. and then from Williamsport Community College in Williamsport, Pa.

He married his wife, Jan Y. Healy Payne on December 5, 1970. He retired from the US Air Force in 1989 and the FAA in 2013. Charles is preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Kenneth Payne and John Payne; and one sister, Connie McAfee. Read More»

Francis R. Harman of Peachtree City

Francis R. Harman of Peachtree City, Ga., passed away on Dec. 22, 2014 at the age of 89 after a long illness. Francis was born on July 20, 1925 on a farm north of Hays, Kan., to William and Eva (Balls) Harman. His parents preceded him in death.

Francis was married to Eudora R. (Cordell) on Aug. 29, 1948. They were married for 67 happy years. Francis attended school in Hays, Kan., graduating from Fort Hays University with a B.S. in business Administration in 1949. Francis was employed by Western Auto for 34 years in Kansas City, Kan., Wichita, Kan., and Meridian, Miss. Read More»