Obituaries

Adele M. McPherson

Adele M. McPherson, 80, of East Point passed away at her home on February 8, 2017.  She was born on July 6, 1936 in Fayetteville, GA to Benny and Susie Williams.  She was previously employed by Wachovia Bank. Ms. McPherson was preceded in death by her parents, and survived by two brothers, Gordon Williams and…

Wavelyn Edward Smith

Wavelyn Edward Smith of Atlanta, loving husband, father and grandfather departed this life on January 27, 2017 at the age of eighty-six. Dub, as he was known to friends, was born June 16th, 1930 in Spartanburg South Carolina to the late Whiteford and Mildred Smith. Wavelyn served in the United States Navy from 1947-1949 where…

Carl Martin McBride

Carl Martin McBride, 67, of Fayetteville passed away on January 20, 2017. He was born on February 16, 1949 in Brooklyn, NY to Deacon Isaac Carl and Mary Frances McBride. He was the Business Administrator for St. Gabriel Catholic Church, Fayetteville. He also was a Commander and a 4th degree Knight in the Knights of…

Omie Lee Carson Bailey

Omie Lee Carson Bailey Omie Lee Carson Bailey, 97, of Carrollton, GA, formerly of Brooks, GA, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, January 10, 2017. Mrs. Bailey was born March 16, 1919 in Fayette County, GA to John Walter and Cora Mae Jones Carson. She graduated from Fayette County High School in…

Francis DeShay Boggs

Francis DeShay Boggs, 95, of Fayetteville, passed away January 4, 2017.  He was born in Gassaway, WV on May 8, 1921 to the late John and Maude Boggs. Francis was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Boggs; brother, Kenneth Boggs; sister, Catherine Burba; and his parents.  He is survived by his sons, Ed (Dixie)…

Robin Renee Turner

Robin Renee Turner, 52, of Hampton, passed away December 28, 2016. Robin is preceded in death by her mother, Gail Edge Rogerson. She is survived by her daughter, Sarah Elizabeth Turner; son, Seth Turner; granddaughter, Aubrey Turner; father, Ray Rogerson; stepmother, Bonnie Edward Rogerson; twin brother, Jeffrey Rogerson and brother Greg Rogerson; and companion, Steve…

Lillian Dianne Foust

Mrs. Lillian Dianne Foust, age 73 of Griffin, formerly of Fayetteville passed away on Friday, December 23, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Foust was born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 10, 1943. She is preceded in death by her parents, William David Royal and Lillian Lucille Morgan Royal; brothers, George Royal and Billy Royal; sister,…

Annette A. Evans

Annette A. Evans, 87, of Lake City, FL, formerly of Fayetteville, passed away on December 24, 2016 in Lake City, FL.  She was born on December 12, 1929 in Commerce, GA to Althea and Marion Judson Ayers.  Annette was an active member of Fayetteville First United Methodist Church.  She loved to garden, bake, can and…

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