February 2, 2005

Cecil L. Howell

Cecil L. Howell of Lake City died Monday, Jan. 31, 2005, at Southern Regional Medical Center.

Services will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 3 in the chapel. Interment will follow in Forest Hills Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Edna Howell of Lake City, Ga.; daughters, Jeannie Holton of McDonough, Dee King of Locust Grove, Ga., and Diane Howell of Sana Rosa Beach, Fla.; sister, Mary Terrell of Monroe, Ga.; brothers, Carl Howell of Roswell, Ga. and Edward Howell of Union City, Ga.; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, Morrow (770) 961-2828

Nellie Morris

Mrs. Nellie Morris of Ellenwood passed away Friday, Jan. 28, 2005.

Mrs. Morris is survived by her husband, Mr. George Morris. They have been married for 57 years. They have lived in Ellenwood for the past 45 years.

Mrs. Nellie Morris is also survived by her sons, Mr. Danny Morris of Ellenwood and Mr. Rickey Morris and his wife Kathy Morris of Ellenwood; two grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

The family received friends at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 30. The funeral was conducted in the Pope Dickson & Son Morrow chapel with Pastor Barry Garland officiating. Interment followed at Forest Hill Cemetery in Forest Park.

Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home, Morrow chapel (770) 961-2700

Marsha Ward

Marsha Ward, a Sales Associate with J.C. Penny, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2005.

She is survived by her husband, Bob "R.C." Ward of Jonesboro; son, Doug Ward of Lawrenceville; daughter, Alison Stovall of Jonesboro; brother, Paul Brinson of Ft. Worth Texas; niece, Renee Ward of Jonesboro; four grandchildren.

Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4 at Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, Pastor Dennis Watson officiating. Interment at Sherwood Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Jan. 3 from 5 till 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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