April 11, 2005

Fred Grant

Fred Durward Grant, age 69, of McDonough, died Sunday, April 10, 2005. He was born December 15, 1935, in McDonough to Fred and Irene Elliott Grant.

Luanne O'Connor, McDonough, Dianne Lynch, Hampton, Laurie Elliott, McDonough, A.V. Elliott Jr., Macon, and numerous cousins survive Mr. Grant.

Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Fairview Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Tuesday from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannon-cleveland.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors (770) 914-1414.

Mary Ann McMath

Mary Ann McMath, age 84, of McDonough, died Friday, April 8, 2005. She was born in Pavo to Paul Jones and Mamie McQueen Sineath. She was a lady full of life and will be remembered for her sense of humor and her love for music and singing. She loved people, never meeting a stranger, and was a true friend to be cherished. She was a sports enthusiast and enjoyed reading and playing Bridge. Most important to her was family. She was a loving mother and grandmother, and her great-grandchildren held a very special place in her heart.

Mrs. McMath is survived by her children, Judy (Ned) Feagin, of Warwick, Sue (Bill) Chafin, of McDonough, and Gene (Susan) McMath, of Herndon, Va.; brother, Angus Sineath, of Lilburn; grandchildren, Toni Key, Neeli Renda, Mimi Hicks and Dr. Will Chafin; and great-grandchildren, Courtney Key, Alex Renda and Heidi Hicks.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. today at Kelley Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Bob Reno and Rev. Charles Sineath officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens in Moultrie at 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Kelley Presbyterian Church, 3637 Airline Road, McDonough, Ga. 30253, or the Trenton Methodist Church, Trenton, Fla. The family received friends Sunday at the funeral home, and will also receive friends today from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the church. Those who wish may sign the online guest register at www.cannon-cleveland.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors (770) 914-1414.