Obituaries

Duane E. Moger, 53, of Fayetteville

Staff Sgt. U.S. Army Duane E. Moger (Ret.), 53, of Fayetteville, Ga., passed away April 4, 2012.

Born in Cook County, Ill., he was a son of the late Roy Rolland and Joyce Violet Wallwin Moger.

Sgt 1st class Moger proudly served and retired from the United States Army after dedicating over 22 years in service. He will be remembered as a patriot who loved his country, a proud father, grandfather, and friend to all who knew him. Mr. Moger loved his country and the Lord, always bringing friends to God. Read More»

Catherine Starasinich Wadatz, 81, of Peachtree City

Catherine (Tootsie) Starasinich Wadatz

Ms. Catherine (Tootsie) Starasinich Wadatz, 81, of Peachtree City, Ga., passed away peacefully at her home on April 5, 2012. She was surrounded by loving family during her brief illness.

Ms. Wadatz was born in Fallston, Pa. to Peter and Mary Starasinich. She graduated from New Brighton High School in 1949. In 1970 Ms. Wadatz graduated from Community College of Beaver County. She spent her career working in various medical practices as the office manager. Read More»

Judy F. Christian, age 64, of Peachtree City

Mrs. Judy F. Christian, age 64, of Peachtree City passed away Monday, April 2, 2012.

She is survived by her husband of 37 years, Ross Christian of Peachtree City; daughters, Kimberly Bodnaruk and her husband, Stephen of McDonough, Jennifer Dickinson and her husband, Jason of Marietta; granddaughters, Olivia Bodnaruk, Riley Dickinson and Mackenzie Dickinson.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, April 7, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Parrott Funeral Home with Dr. Jimmy Orr officiating.

Interment will follow at Camp Memorial Park. Read More»

Vince Miller, 45, of Fayetteville

Mr. Vince Miller, of Fayetteville, 45, passed away on April 1, 2012.

He was the night manager of the Speedi-Pig Restaurant.

He is survived by his son, Justin Miller of Senoia; parents, Wilton and Linda Miller of Fayetteville; sister, Stacy (Steve) Richardson of Hampton and Tracy (Allen) Brock of Molena; grandmother, Mrs. Sarah Baldree of Fayetteville; nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Read More»

Sandra Jane Murphy, 67, of Peachtree City

Sandra Jane Murphy, 67, of Peachtree City, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012.

She was a member of Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her husband Bill Murphy of Peachtree City; son Patrick Murphy and his wife Andrea of Fayetteville; daughter Karin Murphy-Colt and her husband David of Garden City, Miss.; grandson Ian Murphy of Fayetteville; sisters Cheryl Runstrom of Michigan, Rebecca Runstrom and Julie John both of Fla.; brothers Richard, Robert, and Rockford Runstrom all of Michigan. Read More»

James Arthur Payne, Jr, 59 of Fayetteville

James "Jimmy" Arthur Payne, Jr, 59 of Fayetteville, passed away on March 29, 2012.

He was a long time member of Fayetteville Lodge #711 and the Fayette Shrine Club. He was also a member of the Outlaws M.C. He was greatly loved and will be missed by many.

He is survived by his wife Pam Payne of Fayetteville, sons; Jason (Hope) Payne of Brooks, Dusty Payne of Fayetteville; granddaughter, Ava Payne and faithful dog Herman.

A funeral service was held on Sunday, April 1, 2012 at 4 p.m. at Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Reverend Dennis Watson will officiate. Read More»

Donald Everett Farquhar, of Fayetteville

Mr. Donald Everett Farquhar, of Fayetteville, Ga., formerly of Douglasville, Ga., passed away at home on March 22, 2012 at the age of 80.

Mr. Farquhar was a proud veteran who served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather who enjoyed spending time with his family and traveling the world. He was a faithful member of Legacy Christian Church. Read More»

Mark Douglas Fields, 43, of Fayetteville

Mark Douglas Fields, 43, of Fayetteville, passed away on March 26, 2012.

He is survived by his wife, Michelle Fields; sons, Scott Douglas Fields, Isaiah Reece Fields and faithful pet, April, of Fayetteville; parents, Doug and Lucy Fields of Fayetteville; sister, Mary and Jeff Harris of Fayetteville; brother, Michael and Anya Fields of Fayetteville; aunts and uncles, Myrtle Wilson of Fayetteville, H. Loyd and Faye Fields of Chappell Hill, Texas, Bobby and Dot Fields of Jefferson, Ga.; nieces, nephews and cousins. Read More»

Thelma P. Fleischer, age 88 of Fayetteville

Thelma P. Fleischer, age 88 of Fayetteville, Ga., passed away on Friday, March 23, 2012.

Mrs. Fleischer is survived by her son, Mike; daughter in laws, Carol and Sandy; grandchildren, Chelsea, Matthew, Stefanie, Rodney, and wife, Cathy; great-grandchildren, Andrew and Natalie.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Howard P. Fleischer; her eldest son, Paul; and siblings George H. Pope, Jr., Elsie Andrew and Mary Higginbotham. Read More»

Carole Hyde Stevens, 67, of Fayetteville

Carole Hyde Stevens, 67, of Fayetteville, passed away on March 27, 2012.

She is survived by her husband, Aubrey Dalton Stevens, Sr.; sons, Dalton "Bubba" and Angie Stevens of Senoia and Jason Stevens of Newnan; grandchildren, Cole, Sawyer and Jadeyn.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, March 30, 2012 at 11 a.m. in the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Rev. Dan Roberts and Rev. Andrew Higle will officiate. The burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan, Ga.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 29, 2012 from 5 to 8 p.m. in the funeral home. Read More»