Obituaries - Sept. 4, 2008

Karin Godwin

Karin Godwin, 54, of Forest Park, died Aug. 29, 2008. Cremation Society of the SOUTH at Eagle's Landing.

Ardis Marie White

Mrs. Ardis Marie White, 74, of Rex, passed away Sept. 2, 2008. She was a homemaker and a member of Morrow Presbyterian Church.

She is survived by two daughters, Terri Herron (Steve), of Rex, and Kelley Jennings (Chris), of Markle, Ind.; two sons, Greg White, of Borrego, Calif., and Todd White, of Albuquerque, N.M.; six grandchildren, Patricia and Christopher Heron, Alex and Danielle Jennings, and Joey and Craig White; one sister, Rowena Wingate, of Los Angeles, Calif., and two brothers, George and Wesly Shipway.

Mrs. White will be cremated and a memorial service will be held at 3 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 7, at the Morrow Presbyterian Church. Horis A. Ward Parkway Chapel is in charge of the arrangements, (404) 366-3522.

Hellon Jane West Barnett

Mrs. Hellon Jane West Barnett, 71, of Jonesboro, died Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2008. She was a retired convenience store manager. She is survived by her daughters, Jerrie Barnett, of McDonough, Beckie Barnett and Connie Barnett, of Jonesboro; 7 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 5, at Ward's Tara Chapel, with the Rev. Louise Kidd officiating. Cremation to follow. The family will receive friends Thursday, Sept. 4, 6-8 p.m., at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Vitas Hospice, 1575 Northside Dr. NW, 400 Atlanta Technology Center, Suite 470, Atlanta, Ga., 30318. Arrangements in the care of Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, Jonesboro, (770) 471-7171.