May 20, 2004

Ruby Smith Bailey Brownfield

Ruby Smith Bailey Brownfield, age 76, of Jonesboro, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2004, at 4:26 p.m.

Funeral services will take place at 1 p.m. Friday, May 21 at the Chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, with the Rev. Kiley Goen officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.

Survived by children, (Marcia) and Larry Presnell, (Jack) and Lynn Bailey and (Jay) and Vicki Bailey, 5 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren, and sister, Joyce Wilson.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements. (770) 210-2700.

Nathan Bell

Nathan Bell, age 70, passed away Tuesday, May 18, 2004.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 22 at Tara Garden Chapel, with Pastor Tracey Smith and Pastor Eric Spiker officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.

Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 50 years, Barbara Jean Bell of Jonesboro; daughters, Dianne (Robert) Dover of Griffin, Karen (Ralph) Livingston of Newnan, and Angela (Mark) Miller of Senoia; sons, Victor Nathan (Nancy) Bell of Douglasville and David (Kelley) Bell of McDonough; sister, Lala Fowler of Florida; brothers, L.C. Bell of Jefferson, Cormon Bell of Gainesville, Demorest Bell of Flowery Branch, and Elton Bell of Jefferson; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 21.

Tara Garden Chapel, Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements. (770) 471-7171.