Deaths and funerals


Robert C. Pitts, 94, died Saturday. Graveside service, 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Georgia National Cemetery, Canton. A.S. Turner and Sons Funeral Home.

Bok Sun Song, 92, died Saturday. Funeral, 11 a.m. today, Korean Catholic Church, Doraville. Lee’s Funeral Home.

Robert Wesley Spencer, 85, died Monday. Private service is planned. Byars Funeral Home, Cumming.


Norman Ray Boatwright, 75, of Carrollton died Saturday. Graveside service, 2 p.m. today, Georgia National Cemetery, Canton. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel.


Margaret A. Howard, 92, of Canton died Sept. 18. Funeral, noon Wednesday, South Canton Funeral Home.

Ernest Randall Murphy, 26, of Canton died Sunday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Friday, Darby Funeral Home.

Janice Smith, 42, of Canton died Sunday. Funeral, 2 p.m. today, Sosebee Funeral Home.


Regina Paulette Christopher, 66, of Mableton died Friday. Private service is planned. West Georgia Crematory, Austell.

Gary Ralph Loudermilk, 63, of Acworth died Friday. Funeral was held Monday. Akins Funeral Home.

Lloyd A. Nelson, 92, of Marietta died Saturday. No service is planned. Georgia Funeral Care, Acworth.

Dennis Lamar Robinson, 68, of Austell died Sept. 18. Memorial service, 3 p.m. Sunday, Brown Memorial Baptist Church. West Georgia Crematory.

William Franklin “Willie” Thomas, 79, of Austell died Sunday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Wednesday, First Baptist Church. Davis-Struempf Funeral Home.

Doris Elizabeth Waller, 85, of Charlotte, formerly of Acworth, died Friday. Graveside service, 11 a.m. today, Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Bremen. Martin & Hightower Heritage Chapel.


Joyce Edwards, 79, of Newnan died Sunday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Wednesday, McKoon Funeral Home.


Rufus Alvin Hobbs, 91, of Chamblee died Monday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Thursday, First United Methodist Church. Crowell Brothers Funeral Home.


George G. Mays, 87, of Peachtree City died Saturday. Memorial service, 11 a.m. today, St. Andrews Episcopal Church. Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home.

James “Ed” Meals, 80, of Tyrone died Sunday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Thursday, Parrott Funeral Home, Fairburn.


Sarah Martin Sewell, 91, of Cumming died Sunday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Coal Mountain Baptist Church. Ingram Funeral Home.


Polley W. Cress, 91, of Roswell died Monday. No service is planned. SouthCare Cremation & Funeral Society.


Patricia Washington Davis, 63, of Buford died Friday. Graveside service, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Broadlawn Memorial Gardens. Flanigan Funeral Home.

James “Jim” Fisher, 72, of Lilburn died Friday. Memorial service, 3 p.m. today, Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church. Flanigan Funeral Home.

Nak Heng Kim, 85, of Lawrenceville died Friday. Funeral, 10 a.m. today, Lee’s Funeral Home, Norcross.

Ben M. Pearce, 35, of Buford died Sunday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Thursday, Flanigan Funeral Home.

Betty “Sue” Thompson, 81, of Snellville died Monday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Tim Stewart Funeral Home.

Walter B. Tyree, 88, of Snellville died Sunday. No service is planned. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service.


Gennie A. Green, 76, of Covington died Sept. 17. Funeral, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Springfield Baptist Church, Conyers. Levett Funeral Home.

Martha Vaughn, 76, of Covington died Saturday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Bethlehem Baptist Church. Lester Lackey & Sons Funeral Home.


Bill Bohannon, 71, of Dallas died Sunday. Funeral, 3 p.m. Wednesday, Clark Funeral Home, Hiram.


Joe M. Bankston, 88, of Conyers died Saturday. Funeral, 2 p.m. today, Henry Funeral Home, Lithonia.

John Claude “Johnny” Wallace Jr., 61, of Conyers died Sunday. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Smith Funeral Home, Winder.


Kurt Stewart Hansen, 51, of Loganville died Sunday. Memorial service, 4 p.m. today, Tim Stewart Funeral Home.


Martha Jane Causey Clifton, 68, of Bremen died Monday. Graveside service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sunrise Memorial Gardens, Douglasville. Jones-Wynn Funeral Home.

Robert Leon “Bobby” Dillard Jr., 56, of Dalton died Saturday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Wednesday, Ponders Funeral Home.

Jacquelyn Washington Dixon, 79, of Bremen died Sept. 18. Funeral, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Crawford Chapel United Methodist Church. Hightower Funeral Home.

Doris Erwin, 78, of Cedartown died Sunday. Graveside service, 11:30 a.m. today, Polk Memory Gardens. Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home.

Danny Lee Everett, 59, of Varnell died Sunday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Wednesday,, Ponders Funeral Home, Dalton.

Clayton Maxwell “Max” Hair, 45, of Dahlonega died Sunday. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Saturday, Whitley Garner at Rosehaven, Douglasville.

Thomas Walter “Tommy” Jackson, 52, of Dalton died Sunday. Funeral, 4 p.m Thursday, Ponders Funeral Home.

Randy Lee “Little Brother” Pippin, 56, of Chatsworth died Sunday. Funeral, 7 p.m. today, Ponders Funeral Home, Dalton.

Malhon Shoemake, 91, of Bethlehem died Sunday. Funeral, 4 p.m. Wednesday, Smith Funeral Home, Winder.

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