Obituaries - Sept. 9, 2008

Haynes James Silvey

Haynes James Silvey, of Forest Park, passed away Sept. 5, 2008 at Arrowhead Nursing Home.

He is survived by his brother, Bill Silvey, of Forest Park; grandchildren, Zachary and James Silvey; nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 10 a.m., in the Chapel, with the Rev. Sam Pearson officiating. Interment will be at Osborne Cemetery, Hiawassee, Ga., at 2 p.m.

Visitation will be Tuesday night, 5-8 p.m. Thomas Scroggs Funeral Directors, 6362 S. Lee St., Morrow, Ga., is in charge of the arrangements, (770) 961-2828.

Lloyd Blackmon, Jr.

Lloyd Blackmon, Jr., 72, of Jonesboro, passed away on Monday, Sept. 8, 2008.

He is the son of the late Mr. Lloyd Blackmon, Sr., and Mrs. Evelyn Chandler. He was preceded in death by one brother, Charles Blackmon.

Those left behind to cherish his memory include his loving wife, Betty Blackmon; children, Ricky Blackmon, Mark Blackmon, Richard Blackmon, Brenda Drake and Danny Blackmon; 12 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, Sept. 9, from 5 p.m., to 9 p.m., and Wednesday, Sept. 10, from 5 p.m., to 9 p.m., at Holly Hill Funeral Home, 431 SW Broad Street, Fairburn, Ga., 30213, (770) 964-7833.

Services honoring Mr. Blackmon will be held on Thursday, Sept. 11, at 2 p.m., in the chapel of the funeral home, with the Rev. Tony Sullivan officiating. Interment will take place at Camp Memorial Park following the service. Online condolences may be made at www.hollyhillfuneralhome.com.