Obituaries - April 25, 2008

Mrs. Gippie Galt

Mrs. Gippie Galt, 89, of Jonesboro, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 23, 2008. She is survived by her husband, Don Galt; children, Richard Alred, Stephanie McVey, Jennifer Hudson, and Scott Galt; 6 grandcildren; 7 great-grandchildren; sisters, Montine Lane and Georgianna Peppers. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, April 26, at 2 p.m., at Tara Chapel, with Rev. Ralph Martin and Dr. Henry Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Friday, April 25, from 3 p.m., to 8 p.m.

Funeral arrangements are in the care of Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, Jonesboro, (770) 471-7171.

Fred Hood

Fred Hood, of Forest Park, passed away on April 23, 2008 at his residence. Funeral services will be held Saturday April 26, at Jones Memorial United Methodist Church at 2 p.m. Interment will be at at Forest Hills Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, 6-8 p.m.

He is survived by his sister, Mable McManus, St. Louis Mo.; sisters-in-law-Marjorie Hood, Union City, Nancy Bartlett Biles, Forest Park: brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Henry H. Estes, Forest Park; nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, you may donate to Jones Memorial United Methodist Church. Funeral arrangements by Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, Morrow Ga., (770) 961-2828.