Obituaries

Bradley Richard Brown, 56, of Brooks

Bradley Richard Brown, 56, of Brooks, Ga. passed away June 15, 2014.

Mr. Brown is survived by his wife of 31 years Sharon Brown; daughters Sydney and Haley Brown; son Griffin Brown; parents Richard & Katherine Brown; sister Elizabeth Jones; and also nieces & nephews.

A celebration of Life will be held 11 a.m., Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Peachtree City. The family received friends Tuesday 6 to 8 p.m. with a prayer service beginning at 7:30 p.m. Read More»

Lorraine Harvey, age 85

Lorraine Harvey passed away on June 12, 2014 at Southwest Christian Care in Union City, Ga.

Lorraine was born on July 18, 1928 in Queens, N.Y. to Muriel and James Brzezinski. She had one brother, Donald Brzezinski (deceased); and one sister, Carol Harrison.

At 13 she met the love of her life, Harold Harvey and they married when she was 19. Lorraine worked for Lufthansa Airlines and together they enjoyed traveling around the world. They were married for 57 years before his passing in 2005. Read More»

Jefferson Harold Flora, Jr., 81, of Peachtree City

Jefferson Harold Flora, Jr., 81, of Peachtree City, Ga. (formally of Atlanta) passed away on June 7, 2014.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Jefferson Harold Flora, Sr. and Lorene Benta Hooper Flora of Atlanta. Read More»

Alleene Walker, 90, of Peachtree City

Alleene Walker, 90, of Peachtree City, passed away June 11, 2014. She proudly served in the United States Air Force and later retired from Eastern Airlines.

She was preceded in death by her brother William "Bill" Everett Walker and sisters Carolyn Fay Kelly and Peggy Ruth Boshers. She is survived by her sisters Betty Edmondson of Peachtree City and Cecil Ann Jones of Nashville and several nieces and nephews.

A Graveside service will be held Saturday, June 14, 2014 in Mt. Pleasant Tennessee. Read More»

Major Dennis Baker, 95, of Peachtree City

Major Dennis "Nik" Baker

Major Dennis "Nik" Baker, 95, of Peachtree City, Ga., passed away peacefully on 7 June 2014, after a brief battle with cancer, surrounded by his loving children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. Read More»

Edgar L. Banks, Jr., 87, of Fayetteville

Edgar L. Banks, Jr., 87, of Fayetteville, passed away June 5, 2014.

He was a Past Master of Riverdale Masonic Lodge 709 in 1962. He also served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII.

Mr. Banks was preceded in death by his wife Helen Darnell Banks; daughter Diane Hambrick; and grandson John Hambrick, Jr. Read More»

Virginia Gilpatrick, age 82, of Jonesboro

Mrs. Virginia Gilpatrick, age 82, of Jonesboro passed away Wednesday, June 4, 2014.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Willard Gilpatrick and is survived by her daughter, Vickie Anderson and her husband, Doug of Jonesboro; grandchildren, Michael Anderson and David Anderson.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, June 7, 2014 at 11 o’clock at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens with Rev. Jeff Durham officiating. 

Those wishing may sign the online guestbook at www.parrottfuneralhome.com.  Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800.

Dan Allen Dorsey, 77, of Fayetteville

Dan Allen Dorsey, 77, of Fayetteville, Ga. passed away on Friday, May 23, 2014.

He was born in Atlanta, Ga. on April 16, 1937 to the late John C. Dorsey and Mattie Kimbell Dorsey. Read More»

Herbert Summers, 79

Herbert Summers, 79, passed away May 27, 2014. 

He was born May 16, 1935 to H.L. Summers and Kate Summers in Atlanta, Ga. The family moved to Mississippi near the end of WWII. He graduated from high school in Meridian, Miss. in 1953. He entered Air Force Aviation Cadet Training in 1954 where he received Air Force wings and commissioned as a 2nd lieutenant in 1956. Read More»

Richard Allen Combs Sr., age 59

Richard Allen Combs Sr., age 59

Richard Allen Combs Sr., age 59, of Ellijay, Ga., formerly of Peachtree City, Ga., passed from this life on Sunday, May 25th, 2014, at his residence in Ellijay, Ga.

Mr. Combs worked in Civil Service for the U.S. Government for over 30 years, and retired as Chief of Family Morale, Welfare and Recreation, Atlantic Region, IMCOM, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. Read More»