February 16, 2005

Dorettta Mae McAfoos

Dorettta Mae McAfoos of Morrow, Ga. died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul R. McAfoos, and son, Thomas E. McAfoos.

Chapel services will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16. Interment will follow at Forest Hills Cemetery.

Survivors include her daughters, Lois and Bob Allen of Clearwater, Fla., Nancy and Jim Hootman of Jonesboro, Ga., and Audrey and Fred Scheafnocker of Copperar Cove, Texas; sons, Paul and Pat McAfoos of Morrow, Ga. and Larry and Rona McAfoos of Lilliam, Ala.; 16 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; 15 great great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today.

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

Elizabeth R. Schumm

Elizabeth R. Schumm, 76, of Griffin passed away Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Frederick Schumm.

She is survived by daughters Mary Ann Singleton, Elizabeth Mills, and Ruth Cromwell; brothers, Donald Carley of Griffin and Fred G. Carley of Atlanta; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 17 in the Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home Jonesboro Chapel with the Rev. Charles Killingsworth officiating. Interment will be at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends for visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16 at the funeral home.

Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home, Jonesboro Chapel (770) 478-7211 www.popedickson.com

Betty Ann Seidler

Betty Ann Seidler of McDonough died Saturday, Feb. 12, 2005.

Mrs. Seidler is survived by her loving husband of 22 years, Mr. Fred Seidler; parents, Reba Moore and James Maddox; sons, Ray Starnes, Ricky Starnes, Randy Wilson, and Robbie Seidler; daughter, Rhonda Van Winlke; brothers, David Moore and Buddy Maddox; sisters, Brenda Brock and Donna Pratt; nine grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services begin at 1 p.m. today, Tuesday, Feb. 15 in the chapel of Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home with Joe Arthur officiating. Entombment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

Pope Dickson & Son Funeral Home (770) 478-7211

Judy H. Thrailkill

Mrs. Judy H. Thrailkill of McDonough died Sunday, Feb. 13, 2005.

Mrs. Thrailkill was a human resource secretary for the Clayton County Board of Education and she was a member of Kenwood First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Doug Thrailkill.

She is survived by her children, Stacie Thrailkill of Atlanta and Joel and Hope Thrailkill of Locust Grove; grandchildren, Leah Thrailkill and Sydney Thrailkill, both of Locust Grove; sisters, Mary Green of Camden, Ark., Gene and Anna Rasco of Ashdown, Ark., Larry and Martha Earls of Marietta, Ga., George and Sherry Craft of Merryville, La., and Ed and Phyllis Orr of Bentonville, Ark.; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will begin at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 16 at the Chapel of Carl J. Mowell & Son with the Rev. Lynn McLain and the Rev. Darrell Hayes officiating. Interment will follow at Camp Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today.

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City (770) 487-3959