Obituaries - May 19, 2009

Doris E. Voyles

Doris E. Voyles, age 83, of Jonesboro died on Sunday, May 17, 2009.

Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, May 20, at 11 a.m., at Pope Dickson & Son-Jonesboro Chapel with Pastor Doug Ledford officiating. Burial will be at Sherwood Memorial Park. Her family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, May 19, from 6 to 8 p.m.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Woody Voyles; son, Larry Voyles; and daughter, Katrina Stewart, and grandchild, Jeffery Bradley.

She is survived by her daughter, Lorene Palmer; grandchildren, James Palmer, David McHone, Larance Palmer, Lore Porter, Brandy Bradley, Kimberly Spivey, Kristy Thompson, Britt Bradley, Timmy Bradley, Larry Voyles, Jr.; 18 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Pope Dickson & Son-Jonesboro Chapel is in charge of the arrangements. (770) 478-7211.

Eugene Leverett

Mr. Eugene Leverett, age 67, of Jonesboro passed away Sunday, May 17, 2009. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

He is survived by wife, Barbara Leverett; children, Eugene Allen Leverett and Timothy Wayne Leverett both of Jonesboro; brother and sister-in-law, Robert Newton Leverett and Helen of Texas, and six grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 21, at Calvary Baptist Church at 1 p.m. Interment will be at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Wednesday, May 20, from 5 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge (770) 210-2700 www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.

Amy Nadine Ambrose

Amy Nadine Ambrose, 71, of McDonough passed away May 17, 2009 after a short illness at Henry Medical Center.

Nadine is survived by her loving daughter, Alana Payne and son-in-law, Thomas Payne; two grandsons, Thomas Lee Payne and Andrew Brian Payne of McDonough; brother, Charles Ambrose and sister-in-law, Gloria Ambrose of McDonough; sister, Ann Reeves and brother-in-law, Jerry Reeves of Newnan; three great-grandsons, Thomas Lee, Jr., Joshua Payne, and Tyler Payne; two nieces and one nephew. A private memorial service was held.

Roxanna Steele

Mrs. Roxanna Steele, 44, of Fayetteville died May 15, 2009.

She is survived by her husband, Andy Steele; son, Kyle Steele; daughters, Krysta Steele and Kaitlyn Steele; parents, Clyde and Arleen Ognio of Fayetteville; brother, Randy and Denise Ognio of Fayetteville; brother, Roger Ognio of Fayetteville; father and mother-in-law, Bruce and Mamie Steele of Ellenwood; brother-in-law, Eddy and Laurie Steele of Dallas; sister-in-law, Scott and Judy Daniel of Monroe and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, May 19, at 1 p.m., at Harp's Crossing Baptist Church. Dr. Don Ledbetter and the Rev. Dennis Watson will officiate. Interment will follow at Westminster Memorial Gardens. The family received friends on Monday, May 18, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home. Those desiring may make contributions to Harp's Crossing Baptist Church Benevolence Fund. Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville - www.mowellfuneralhome.com.

Willie Mae Caudell Petroziello

Willie Mae Caudell Petroziello, age 79, of Jonesboro died May 17, 2009.

She is survived by daughters, Judi Nolan of Hampton and Theresa and Tim Timpson of Newnan; sons, Wallace and Darlene Leverette, Lexington and Raymond Petroziello of McDonough; three sisters and grandchildren, Kim, Kandi, Dana, Natasha, Michael, T.J., Anthony and Beverly; great-grandchildren, Amanda, Austin, Tori, Paxton, Ty, Lance, Anna, Jonathan, and several great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Tuesday, May 19, at Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, with the Rev. Ed Kersey officiating. Interment will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 1 to 3 p.m., at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, contributions to assist the family may be made to the funeral home. Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel, 681 North Avenue, Jonesboro, Ga., 30236. (770) 471-7171.