Obituaries - Oct. 2, 2008

Reba W. Helton

Mrs. Reba W. Helton, 70, of Morrow, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008.

She is survived by her husband, Don Helton; children, Donna Kinney, Casey Helton, Robert Helton, Freda Gossett; sisters, Rose Daugherty, Mary Lou Gadrison; six grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Friday, Oct. 3, 2008, in the Morrow Chapel of Pope Dickson & Son. Interment will follow in Morrow City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home, from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2. Pope Dickson & Son, Morrow Chapel, (770) 961-2700.

Mary Ann Day Whidby

Mrs. Mary Ann Day Whidby, 64, of Lake City, passed away Monday, Oct. 1, 2008. She was born in Randolph County, Ala. Mrs. Whidby was a 30-year employee of C&S Bank, now Bank of America. At the time of her retirement, she was a senior vice president.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Larry Whidby, of Lake City; one daughter, Amy Davis, of McDonough; one sister, Nancy Day, of Atlanta, two brothers, Mike Day, of Sarasota, Fla., and Bruce Day, of LaFayette, La.; her mother-in-law, Lee Turner, of Jackson, Ga.; one sister-in-law, Kay Gatlin, of Conyers, and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, Oct. 3, at 1p.m., in the Parkway Chapel Funeral Home in Forest Park, with the Rev. Reed Cumbless officating. Burial will follow in the Forest Lawn Cemetery in College Park, Ga.

The family will receive friends Thursday, Oct. 2, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the Parkway Chapel Funeral Home. The Horis A. Ward Funeral Home, Parkway Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.