Obituaries 10-30-2007

Mr. Kenneth Elton Cornell, Jr., age 79, of Locust Grove, passed away Oct. 29, 2007. Mr. Cornell was born in Mountain View, Ga., to the late Kenneth Elton Cornell, Sr. and Jessie Gaddis Cornell. Mr. Cornell's sister, Linda DeLong, also preceded him in death.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and playing cards. Survivors include his wife, Eunice Florine Jennings Cornell; children, Eddie and Rocky Cornell, of Milner, Donnie and Brenda Cornell, of Milner, Rita Cornell, of Locust Grove, Alan and Sandy Cornell, of Hampton; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; sister Betsy Higginbotham, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral Services for Mr. Cornell will be Friday, Nov. 2, at 3 p.m., at My Father's House Church of God, 210 Central Lake Circle, Griffin, Ga., 30223. Pastor Steve Newman will officiate. Interment will be at Locust Grove Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 6-8 p.m. Haisten Funeral Home - McDonough, (770) 914-8833 haistenfunerals.com.