Obituaries Oct. 29, 2007

Azeail Peeks

Azeail Peeks, age 94, of Jonesboro, died on Saturday, October 27, 2007. She was a member of Cedar Grove Baptist Church. She is survived by her sister, Willie Mac Meadows of Memphis, Tenn., and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, October 30 at 11:00 a.m. at Pope Dickson & Son - Jonesboro Chapel with Pastor Mike Bassett officiating. Burial will be at Resthaven Gardens of Memory in Decatur. Her family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, October 29 from 4-8:00 p.m. Pope Dickson & Son - Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. 770-478-7211

Ruth Louise McLaughlin

Ruth Louise McLaughlin, age 92, passed away in the early morning of Sunday, October 28, 2007. A resident of Meadowbrook Nursing Home, she was a long time member of Ormewood Park Presbyterian Church. She was a native of Snellville, Ga.

Mrs. McLaughlin was preceded in death by her spouse Luther McLaughlin. She is survived by daughter and son-in-law Louise and John R. Cox, son and daughter-in-law Leon and Emilie McLaughlin, grandsons, David and wife, Melissa McLaughlin, John M. Cox and Jeff Cox, a great grandson, Dylan McLaughlin and nieces and nephews.

Services for Mrs. McLaughlin will be held Tuesday, October 30, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel. Interment will follow at Snellville Historical Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday October 29, 2007 from 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the funeral home.

Tom M. Wages Funeral Services, LLC, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com

Fred Bivans

Mr. Fred Bivans, age 60, of Lake City, passed away, October 25, 2007. Call funeral home for arrangements.

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