Obituaries - May 8, 2009

Kathryn Hix

Mrs. Kathryn Hix, age 83, of Jonesboro passed away May 5, 2009.

She is survived by her daughter, Ramona Gloria Hix of Jonesboro; daughter and son-in-law, Lorna and Wayne Williams of Greenville, S.C.; step-son and wife, Raymond Q. and Pam Hix, Jr., of Alpharetta; sister, Margaret Steigerwalt of New Jersey; sister and brother-in-law, Agnes and Dr. Donald Char of Hawaii; grandchildren, Philip Williams, Katie Williams and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be held Saturday, May 9, at 4 p.m., in the chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home. Dean Hix will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Flowers accepted or contributions may be made to: National Kidney Foundation, 2951 Flowers Road, S. Suite 211, Atlanta, Ga., 30341, or www.kidneyga.org, phone (770) 452-1539. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge (770) 210-2700. www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.

Martha Jeanette McKinzey Kight

Martha Jeanette McKinzey Kight of Lake City departed this life May 5, 2009 at the age of 79.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 9, at 1 p.m., at Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors with interment to follow at Westview Cemetery. The Rev. David Holdren will officiate. The family will receive friends Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. Mrs. Kight was preceded in death by her husband Charles T. Kight and is survived by daughter, Sherry Kight; sons, Mike and Debbie Kight, Don and Cindy Kight; grandchildren, Michael Kight, Matt Haldeman, Courtney Haldeman, John Haldeman, Mark Haldeman, Katie Kight, Brittany Kight; great-grandchildren, Kelly Kight, Jacob Morgan; great niece, Paulette McKinzey; nephew, Wayne and Pam Frazier.

Thomas L. Scroggs Funeral Directors, Morrow, is in charge of arrangements. (770) 961-2828.