May 19, 2005

Carl Andrew Bowen

Mr. Carl Andrew Bowen of Riverdale passed away Wednesday, May 18, 2005.

Mr. Bowen retired from ABF Transportation after 17 years of service.

He is survived by his children, Tammy and Tom Wilkinson of Douglasville, Paul and Angela Bowen of McDonough, and Adam and Wanda Bowen of Sandersville; sisters, Carolyn Palmer of Monroe, Louise Poss of Ft. Myers, Fla., and Diane Milam of McDonough; seven grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services begin at 11 a.m. Friday, May 20 at Ward's Tara Chapel with interment to follow at Fairview Memorial Gardens.

The family will receive friends today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.

Horis A. Ward - Tara Chapel, Jonesboro, in charge of arrangements. (770) 471-7171

Gene Wheeler

Gene Wheeler, 44, of Rex passed away Tuesday, May 17, 2005.

Mr. Wheeler is a member of Salem Baptist Church.

Gene is survived by his wife, Vicki Wheeler; daughters, Jonel Wheeler and Stacie Wheeler; mother, Martha Faye Wheeler; sisters, Debora Jean Wheeler Dalton of Senoia, Mariette Eugenia Whitehurst of Rex, and Sharon Elizabeth Wheeler of Stockbridge; brothers, Robert Clifford Wheeler of Riverdale and Ronald Wayne Wheeler of Forest Park.

Funeral services for Mr. Wheeler will be on Friday, May 20 at 2 p.m. at Salem Baptist Church with Pastor Richard Statham officiating. Interment will follow at The Rock Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Salem Baptist Church Building Fund, 1724 N. Highway 155, McDonough, Ga. 30252.

Horis A. Ward Fairview Chapel (770) 474-1231