Guyton McLendon, Sr.
Guyton McLendon, Sr, 93, of Stockbridge -- born in Early County -- passed away June 26, 2009 at Sacred Journey Hospice.
Funeral services will be Monday, June 29, at Morrow First Baptist Church, at 2 p.m. The Rev. Thomas Quisenberry will officiate. Interment will follow at Morrow City Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, from 3 to 5 p.m.
Mr. McLendon is survived by daughter, Felicia and Don Crisler, of Jonesboro; son, Roger and Malinda McLendon, of Thomaston; 6 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren.
For further information on Mr. McLendon, please visit www.GMEA.org.
Funeral arrangements by Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, Morrow, Ga., (770) 961-2828.
Juanita Edwards Hawkins Hogan
Mrs. Juanita Edwards Hawkins Hogan, age 94, of Pine Mountain, formerly of Jonesboro, passed away June 25, 2009. She was born in Pike County, Ala., to the late Elbert Jackson Edwards, Sr., and Lillie Mae Beverly Edwards.
Juanita was preceded in death by husbands, William Earl Hawkins, Sr., and Elwin Hogan, and by sons, William Earl Hawkins, Jr., and Gilbert Daniel Hawkins. She was a retired beautician, a member of the Jodeco Baptist Church, and a volunteer chaplain at Christian City.
Survivors include her daughter, Donna Barney, of Pine Mountain; grandchildren, William Earl Hawkins, III, of Chesterfield, Va., Tracy Hawkins, of Melbourne, Fla., Naomi Martuzas, of McDonough, Benjamin Hamilton, of McDonough; 7 great-grandchildren; sisters, Elizabeth Wilborn, of Sharpsburg, and Mildred Mitchell, of Mableton; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, June 27, at 4 p.m., from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. The Rev. Steve Murell will officiate. Interment will follow at Haisten/Eastlawn Memorial Park. Haisten Funeral Home, 1745 Zack Hinton Parkway South, McDonough, Ga. 30253, (770) 914-8833, haistenfunerals.com.
Mr. Hoyt Haney
Mr. Hoyt Haney, 85, of Jackson, passed away June 26, 2009. Hoyt was born in Etowah, Tenn., to the late George Lee and Della Elizabeth Haney and was preceded in death by a daughter, Brenda Joyce Haney; brothers, Preston and Clarence Haney, and a sister, Martha Jenkins.
He retired after 29 years with Eastern Airlines, attended Way of the Cross Church and was a Mason and a Shriner. He enjoyed farming, selling his vegetables, and wagon trains.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Gracie Haney, of Jackson; children, Linda (Gary) Lathem, of McDonough, Marilyn Ragland, of McDonough, Kay Dean (Ron) Barker, of Brooks; grandchildren, Teresa Lathem, Mark Deese, Julie McGlamery, Blair and Brandon Combs; great-grandsons, Wade and Zak McGlamery, Bryson Combs; brother, R.L. Haney, of Etowah, Tenn.; sister, Ruth Gibson, of Christian City; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 28, at 2 p.m., from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. The Rev. Doug Ledford will officiate. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.
Friends may visit the family Saturday evening, from 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in memory of Mr. Haney. Haisten Funeral Home, 1745 Zack Hinton Parkway South, McDonough, Ga. 30253, (770) 914-8833, haistenfunerals.com.