Obituaries - Dec. 9, 2008

James R. Morris

Oct. 2, 1918 - Dec. 5, 2008

Mr. James R. Morris, 90, formerly of Morrow, passed away Friday, Dec. 5, 2008, at Valley View Health and Rehabilitation in Madison, Ala.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Jennie H. Morris, (they were married June 10, 1948); his son, Richard, of Harvest, Ala.; and three grandchildren, Sara Stults, Geoffrey Morrow and Nicholas Morris.

Mr. Morris was retired from Delta Airlines, where he was a lead mechanic. He served in the Pacific with the 380th Bomb Group of the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 10, in the Morrow Chapel of Pope Dickson & Son, with the Rev. Jim Lindskoog officiating. Interment will follow in College Park Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 a.m., until the time of service. Pope Dickson & Son, Morrow Chapel, (770) 961-2700.

Emma Jean Foster

Emma Jean Foster, 78, of Stockbridge, formerly of Atlanta, died on Monday, Dec. 8, 2008.

Graveside services are scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 11, at 11a.m., at Westview Cemetery, with the Rev. Ray Pace officiating. Her family will receive friends at Pope Dickson & Son-Jonesboro Chapel on Wednesday, Dec. 10, from 6-8 p.m.

She is survived by her children, Bill and Carol Foster, Lori Foster, Keli and Don Stowell, Becki and Dean Morgan; brothers, Ray Pace and Bob Pace; sister, Geraldine Salem, and four grandchildren.

Pope Dickson & Son-Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of the arrangements, (770) 478-7211.