Obituaries Oct. 6/7, 2007

Annie Mae Cook

Mrs. Annie Mae Cook passed away Oct. 5, 2007 at the age of 83.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, at 2 p.m., at Horis A. Ward's Tara Chapel, with interment to follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday, 6- 8 p.m. Mrs. Cook is survived by her daughters, Penny Carter and Helen Evans, of Jonesboro; son, James Backus ,of Riverdale; grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to Alzheimer's Support Services, (770) 603-4090. Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, Jonesboro in charge of arrangements, (770) 471-7171.

Rev. Marie B. Weese

Rev. Marie B. Weese, age 89, of Morrow, passed away Friday, Oct. 5, 2007.

She is survived by her children; Carol Roberts, of Libby, Mont.; Roger Weese, of Forest Park; Janice Ambrose, of McDonough; Sharon Weese, of Morrow; eight grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, at 3 p.m., in the chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral, Home with the Rev. Elvis Hester officiating. Interment will be at College Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends TODAY, Saturday, Oct. 6, from 4-6 p.m., at the funeral home. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge, (770) 210-2700.

Martha Dyer

Martha Dyer, of Lake City, passed away Oct. 4, 2007 at Henry Medical Center. She is survived by her son, Charles and Saralyn Dyer, Jr., of Jonesboro; sister, Lugene Tucker, of Atlanta; grandchildren, Chad and Michelle Dyer, Chuck and Tammy Dyer; great-grandchildren, Brooke Dyer, Meghan Dyer and Sachary Dyer.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, Oct. 7, at 4 p.m. in the chapel. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m., prior to the service. Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, 6362 South Lee Street, Morrow, Ga., 30260, (770) 961-2828.

Michael H. Fellows

Michael H. Fellows, 66, of Ocala, Fla., passed away on Friday, Oct. 5, 2007 at Munroe Regional Medical Center. Born in Atlanta, he had made Ocala his home since 1979, moving from Tavares, Fla. He was a member of the Class of 1959 at Henry County High School in McDonough. He worked for The Lake County School Board for 30 years in the maintenance department. He was Baptist in faith. He served in the U.S. Army, and was a member of The Silver Springs Shores Moose Lodge. He also loved wood working and was an avid fisherman.

Survivors include his wife, Ella M. Fellows; daughter, Tawana Sue Wilson, of Covington; son, Gregory Allen Fellows, of Lonanville; sister, Gail Pack, of Hampton; brother, Tony Fellows, of McDonough; step-mother, Nora S. Fellows, of Hampton; step-son, Phillip Townsend, Ocala, Fla.; grandchildren; (His Georgia Girls) Candi, Brandi, Mandy, (His Georgia Boys) Mathew, Paul, Michael; and Angie Wood, of Jacksonville, Fla.; Jessica Townsend, of Ocala, Fla.; two great-grandchildren, Callie Sue and Lucas Jack.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 7, at South Ocala Baptist Church grounds. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The University of Florida Foundation Movement Disorders Center, P.O. Box 100236, Gainesville, Fla., 32610, Att. Rachelle Stephens. Arrangements by Hiers Funeral Home, 910 SE Silver Springs Blvd., Ocala, Fla., 34470.