Elena C. Cleveland, 88, of Jonesboro, died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2003. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Jonesboro and Saints Alive.
She is survived by her husband, Hurshal Cleveland of Jonesboro; daughter, Carmen C. Martin of Greensboro; son, William L. Cleveland of Ellenwood; brother, Luis Ullrich of Gainesville; sister, Alma Kadel of Homosassa, Fla.; sister-in-law, Sylvia Ullrich of Norcross; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Sept. 2, at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Jonesboro Worship Center, with Dr. Dean Haun officiating. Remains will be placed in state at 10 a.m. Interment will be at Forest Hills Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Jonesboro/Stockbridge (770) 210-2700, is handling arrangements.
Doris S. Austin
Doris S. Austin, 68, of Jonesboro, died Aug. 30, 2003. Surviving are daughters Donna Green, Regina Faulkner; sons Steven Austin, Frank Austin, Terry Austin; sisters Louise Dean, Virginia Rowe; brother Charles Sanders; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003, at 11 a.m. at Jonesboro Church of God with the Rev. Floyd Carmack officiating. Interment will be in Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Pope Dickson & Son Jonesboro Chapel, (770) 478-7211, is handling arrangements.
David Wayne Wardlow
David Wayne Wardlow, 34, of Jonesboro, died Aug. 29, 2003. He is survived by his wife, Leigh M. Wardlow; children Andrew D. Wardlow, Adam L. Wardlow, all of Jonesboro; parents, Michael S. and Chrystal A. Wardlow of McDonough; sister Tagan C. Wardlow of McDonough; grandparents Andy and Grace Andrews of Germantown, Tenn.; aunts and uncles; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friend on Monday and Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. Funeral services will be Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2003, at 3 p.m. in the chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home. Interment will be at Jonesboro City Cemetery.
Ford-Stewart Funeral Home Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700, is handling arrangements.
Maxine Elizabeth Massengale
Maxine Elizabeth (Bramlett) Massengale, 78, of Jonesboro, died Aug. 30, 2003. She was a retired cafeteria worker with the Clayton County School System. She was preceded in death by her husband, James E. Massengale, and son, Billy Massengale. Surviving are son and daughter-in-law James B. and Debbie Massengale of Jonesboro; daughter Dale Head of Jonesboro; brothers, Rev. Paul Bramlett of Woodstock and Joe Bramlett of Woodbury; sister, Frances McDonald of Jonesboro; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003, at 3 p.m. at the Chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. E.L. Stephens and the Rev. Chuck Kitchens officiating. Interment will be at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700, is handling arrangements.
Jimmy Carver, 49 of Rex, died Aug. 30, 2003. Carver was employed by ABF Freight for 29 years. An avid outdoorsman and a devoted family man, he was known for enjoying making people laugh and putting others before himself.
Carver is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Vickie Carver of Rex; son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Cheri Carver of Rex; mother-in-law Joann Morgan of Rex; mother Hazel Carver; brothers Shane and Randy; sisters Carolyn, Debbie and Jane; brother and sister-in-law Randy and Paige Hewell; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at noon Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003, in the chapel of Pope Dickson and Son in Morrow with the Rev. Jimmy Glazier officiating. Interment will follow in Forrest Hills Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m.
Pope Dickson and Son Morrow Chapel, (770) 961-2700, is handling arrangements.
Susie Wallace, 78, of Stockbridge, died Sunday morning, Aug. 31, 2003, at her home after an extended illness. Wallace was born in Smith County, Mississippi, in 1924, to Napoleon and Oma Jones.
During World War II, she worked in Mobile, Ala., as a "Rosie the Riveter" in Brookley Field at an airplane manufacturing plant. It was there that she met her husband. Following her husband's career in the airline industry, they moved to the Atlanta area in 1959. After Mr. Wallace's death, she moved to Stockbridge to live with her daughter Mary. Although Wallace's interest in life was her family, she worked for and retired from Richway Department Store. She was a member of the Fayetteville Church of Christi. A kind and loving mother and grandmother, she will be greatly missed by all of her family and friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Paul M. Wallace. She is survived by a son, Mark Wallace and his wife Debbie of McDonough; three daughters, Ruth Dykes and her husband Clint of Valdosta, Mary Clark and her husband James of Stockbridge, and Bonnie Maddox of Roswell; a sister, Grace Barr of Jackson, Miss.; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and many friends.
A graveside service will be held at Sherwood Memorial Park at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2003, on Tara Boulevard in Jonesboro, with the Revs. Virgil Richie and Mike McCullough officiating.
Jones Funeral Home of Newnan is handling arrangements.