March 31, 2005

Betty Frances Cody

Betty Frances Cody, 75, of Morrow passed away Thursday, March 31, 2005.

She is survived by her husband, Randall Cody; daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Barry Kicklighter of Senoia; son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Brenda Cody of Herrin, Ill.; sister, Carol Williams of Aiken, S.C.; six grandchildren.

Funeral services begin at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 2 at Ford-Stewart Funeral Home Chapel with Houston Bynum officiating. Interment follows at Oak Hill Cemetery in Griffin, Ga.

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

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

Billie Alice McNair

Billie Alice McNair of Hampton died Thursday, March 31, 2005.

She is survived by two sons, Mr. and Mrs. John M. (Vickie) McNair and Mr. and Mrs. William I. (Connie) McNair, both of Hampton; sister, Mrs. Mamie Burt of Mableton; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday, April 2 at noon from Ward's Tara Chapel with the Rev. Frank Bearden officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park.

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

Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, 681 North Ave., Jonesboro (770) 471-7171

Leveda Ann Smith

Leveda Ann Smith, 53, of Forest Park, Ga., formerly of Polk County, Tenn., died Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at her residence.

She was a native of Polk County, but had lived in Forest Park for most of her life. She was the daughter of Cecil and Pauline Bell Postelle of Liberty, N.C. She was a school bus driver for 15 years for the Clayton County, Ga. Board of Education. Her hobbies included playing softball and bowling. She loved her family and friends but particularly enjoyed spending time with her grandson, Logan.

Surviving, in addition to her parents, are her husband of 38 years, Gary Smith; one daughter, Tisha Smith of Cumming, Ga.; one son, Stacy Smith of Atlanta, Ga.; one sister, Charlyne Kimsey of Liberty; two brothers, Terrell Postelle of Liberty and Jimmy Postelle of McCaysville, Ga.; and a grandson, Logan Smith.

Funeral services at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 3 in the Chapel of Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy, N.C..

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p. m. today at the Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy, N.C.

In lieu of flowers, Leveda requested memorials be made to the Logan Smith Educational Trust Fund, c/o Wachovia Bank, 1729 Buford Highway, Cumming, Ga. 30041.

Ivie Funeral Home, Murphy, N.C. in charge of all arrangements.

An online guest register is available at "Obituaries" at

Ivie Funeral Home, Inc. (828) 837-2116