Obituaries - August 21, 2009

Dealia Marie Basto

Dealia Marie Basto, age 71, of Morrow passed away Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009. Marie was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur Platt and Annie Sue Driver Crouse; five brothers; one sister and one granddaughter. She is survived by her husband, Moses Basto; daughters, Kathy (Robbie) Pierce of McDonough, Carol (Danny) Huckaby of Woodbury, Ga.; sons, Greg (Angie) Hill of McDonough, Tony (Kathi) Hill of Fayetteville, N.C., Gary M. Basto of Zebulon, Michael (Mary Ann) Basto of Altus, Okla.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brothers, Eugene Crouse of Florence, S.C., and William Earl Crouse of Bennettsville, S.C.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 22 at 1 p.m., at Ward's Parkway Chapel with the Rev. Ray Waters officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park in Jonesboro. Family will receive friends Friday, Aug. 21 from 5 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Horis A. Ward Parkway Chapel, 1000 Forest Parkway, Forest Park, Ga., 30297, is in charge of arrangements. (404) 366-3522.