December 30, 2004

Stanley Eugene Dyal

Stanley Eugene Dyal, 77, of Hampton, a 44-year resident of Clayton County, died Saturday, Dec. 25, 2004.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. After graduating from Auburn University he began a career with the U.S. General Accounting Office, retiring in 1985. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. The body was donated to Emory University Medical School.

A private family service has been conducted.

Donations may be made in his memory to Metropolitan Hospice, Inc., 3312 Piedmont Road, Suite 250, Atlanta, GA 30305 or to the Alzheimer's Association.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Jan Everett Dyal; son and daughter-in-law, Gary and Chris Dyal of McDonough; daughter, Cynthia Dyson of Stone Mountain; granddaughter and husband, Lori and Craig Simmons; great-grandchildren, Tyler and Ella Simmons of McDonough.

Louis Dale Faulkner

Louis Dale Faulkner, 55, of Jonesboro passed away Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2004.

Graveside services will begin at 1 p.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 30 at Sherwood Memorial Park with Pastor Dee Keith officiating.

Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Aaron and Dale Faulkner of Fayetteville; son, Brandon Faulkner of Atlanta; mother, Vivian Faulkner of Stockbridge; brother and sister-in-law, Jack and Chris Faulkner of Jackson; brother, Joe Faulkner of McDonough; sister and brother-in-law, Donna and Bob Montgomery.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge (770) 210-2700.

William Everette North

William Everette North of Jonesboro died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2004, at Arrowhead Healthcare.

A chapel service will begin at 10 a.m. Friday, Dec. 31. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.

Survivors include his nieces, Peggy Mason of Clarksville, Ark., Betty Jean Nemecheck of Houston, Texas, Latricia Lingenfelter of Claremore, Okla., and Nina Mason of Clarksville, Ark.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today. Horis A. Ward Funeral Homes - Tara Chapel, Jonesboro in charge of arrangements. (770) 471-7171.