Obituaries

Mary Irene Shaw, age 92

Mary Irene Shaw

Mary Irene Shaw, age 92, passed away of natural causes in Peachtree City, Ga. on Tuesday, February 12, 2013.

Mary Irene Kennedy Shaw was born in Easton, Maine on Feb. 29, 1920. She graduated from Easton High School in 1937 as valedictorian. She was a lifelong member of the Rebekah Lodge and served as a state officer in Maine.

She loved her family and her grandchildren. She was an excellent bowler and enjoyed all of her bowling leagues. She was also quite a line dancer. Read More»

Allen Anderson Jackson, age 91, of Tyrone

Mr. Allen Anderson Jackson, age 91, of Tyrone, Ga. passed away on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 at Piedmont Fayette Hospital in Fayetteville, Ga. after a short illness.

He was born in White Plains, Ga. on Aug. 5, 1921 to the late Arthur and Estelle Anderson.

He is also preceded in death by his wife, Lucille Hart Jackson and a daughter Angie Jackson.

He is survived by a son, Robert Jackson, and his grandchildren; Brook and Chris Mullins of Fort Lauderdale, Fla. and Brad Jackson of China. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. Read More»

Robert Lester Granger of Fayetteville

Mr. Robert Lester Granger of Fayetteville, Ga. passed away Feb. 16, 2013 at the age of 95.

Mr. Granger was born in Smithfield, Pa. to Ernest Granger & Nellie Britt Granger. He served in the U.S. Navy. He then became a Delta Air Lines pilot & retired after 37 years of service. Mr. Granger was a member of Fayette Presbyterian Church in Fayetteville, Ga. He was a loving & loyal husband, father, step-grandfather, brother, uncle & friend.

He was preceded in death by his parents & three sisters. Read More»

Karen Ellington King of Gay, Ga

Ms. Karen Ellington King of Gay, Ga. passed away Feb. 12, 2013.

She is survived by her son, Cody King of Gay, Ga.; daughter, Courtney King of Gay, Ga.; parents, Grady and Hazel Landrum Ellington of Gay, Ga.; and Gene King of Gay, Ga.

She is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Haralson United Methodist Church with remains placed in state at 10 a.m. with Rev. Bob Partridge and Rev. John Evans officiating. Interment followed at Haralson United Methodist Church Cemetery. Read More»

Martha Reid, age 89, of Tyrone

Mrs. Martha Reid, born July 5, 1923, of Tyrone passed away Feb. 17, 2013.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Homer Reid; son, Mike Reid and is survived by her sons, Jerald Reid of Fayetteville; Spencer Reid and his wife Diane of Hampton; Vick Reid and his wife Shelly of Tyrone; daughter-in-law, Marie Reid of Fayetteville; 19 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Read More»

Janice Kay Maddox Ordway of Peachtree City

Janice Kay Maddox Ordway of Peachtree City, Ga., devout Christian, loving wife, mother, and grandmother, has found eternal rest with our Heavenly Father. Born on Feb. 23, 1946, Janice leaves a lasting legacy of faith, courage, and service to others. Janice entered into eternity on Feb. 13, 2013. Read More»

Pat Pealor of Sharpsburg

Mrs. Pat Pealor of Sharpsburg, Ga. passed away Feb. 13, 2013.

She is survived by her daughter, Vickie Turner and her husband Richard of Mt. Airy, Ga.; sons, Mike Pealor and his wife Diane of St. Augustine, Fla.; Terry Pealor and his wife Sandi of Newnan; sister, Flossie Dooley of Cornelia, Ga.; 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 15, 2013 at 1 p.m. at First Christian Church of Tyrone with remains placed in state at 12 p.m.

Ministers Billy Rowe, Ralph Warren, Dan Roberts and Howard Taylor officiated. Read More»

Philip John Lewandowski, of Senoia

Philip John Lewandowski, of Senoia, Ga. passed away on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013.

He was born in Toledo, Ohio on April 24, 1946.

Philip graduated from Anthony Wayne High School in 1964 and from the University of Toledo in 1969 with a BA Degree in Statistics with Engineering background and was captain of the golf team his senior year. Read More»

Josie Odom Galloway of Peachtree City

Josie Odom Galloway

Josie Odom Galloway of Peachtree City, Ga., passed away Feb. 8, 2013 at home.

Josie was born Jan. 22, 1924 in Red Springs, N.C.

She is survived by her husband Herbert Eugene Galloway, Jr., after 70 years of marriage. Their son Herbert Eugene Galoway III and his wife Margaret Holmes Galloway of Raleigh, N.C., daughter Linda Lee Connell and granddaughter Laura Connell Bondoc and her husband Eric Bondoc of Jacksonville, Fla. Read More»

Thomas Francis Hogan III, 63, of Fayetteville

Thomas Francis Hogan III

Thomas Francis Hogan III, 63, of Fayetteville, passed away on Feb. 8, 2013. He was born on June 27, 1949.

Tom attended Hardy Prep in Chicago and then St. Thomas Military Academy in Minnesota. In 1971, Tom graduated from the Citadel in Charleston, S.C. His military career began in 1973, where he was a Military Police Commander at Ft. Lee, Va. Read More»