August 30, 2005

Sarah Holloway

Mrs. Sarah Holloway, age 88, of Jonesboro, passed away, August 28, 2005.

She is survived by her children; Grady C. Bishop of Gay, Henry W. Bishop of Senoia, David C. Bishop of Austell, Larry W. Bishop of Commerce, Brenda D. Chastain of Stockbridge, Stanley W. Bishop of McDonough, Jackie L. Holloway of Jackson, Joan Bracoto of Jonesboro, and Jean Thomas of Jonesboro; sister, Nora Cobb; sister in law, Mrs. J.D. Carver of Lithia Springs; 18 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild; and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at 2 p.m. in the Chapel of Ford-Steward Funeral Home, Pastor Stan Patterson will officiate. The family will receive friends today from 2-8 PM at the funeral home. Interment Noah's Ark Cemetery. The family will accept flowers or make contributions to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Foundation, 1687 Tullie Circle, Atlanta, GA 30329 Attn. Dianne Lee.

Ford Steward Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge 770-210-2700.

Peggy J. Lester

Peggy J. Lester, age 65, of Forest Park, Ga. passed away August 27, 2005. She is survived by daughter, Yvonne Campbell (Gene), Sons, Glen Petty, Curtis Petty (Angela), Scott Petty, Sisters, Sandra Mooney (Bob) Barbara Bailey (Ed) Mother Louise Jeffries, 11 grandchildren, three Great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, August 31, 2005 at 11 a.m. at Sherwood Memorial Park, Pastor Justin Kollmeyer officiating.

The family will receive friends Monday and Tuesday evenings 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

Horis A. Ward Parkway Chapel is in charge of arrangements. 404-366-3522.

Betty Patterson

Betty Patterson, age 69, of Fayetteville, passed away on Sunday, August 28, 2005.

She is survived by her 2 daughters - Debra Rice of Griffin, and Mary Denise Coxwell of Jonesboro, and 2 sons - James Patterson of Forest Park and Terry Paul Patterson of South Carolina, as well as 16 grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial services are scheduled for today at 5 p.m. at Pope Dickson & Son - Jonesboro Chapel with The Rev. Richard Poole officiating.

Pope Dickson & Son is in charge of the arrangements. 770-478-7211.