Obituaries - Oct. 27, 2009

Margaret Alton Hudlow

Margaret Alton Hudlow, age 81, a former resident of Forest Park, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 22, 2009.

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, Oct. 29 at 3 p.m., in Horis A. Ward Tara Chapel Funeral Home. The family will receive friends on Thursday, Oct. 29, from 2 to 3 p.m.

A long-time resident of Forest Park, Mrs. Hudlow was retired from the American Red Cross and The United Way/ Family Care in Forest Park after many years. Mrs. Hudlow was also a volunteer for Samaritans Together and was a member of Riverdale First Methodist Church.

She is survived by a son, Rodney Hudlow (Laura) of Lilburn; two daughters, Karen Hudlow and Laura Hudlow of Stone Mountain; two grandchildren, Erin Hudlow and Ben Hudlow; and sister, Frances Waller of Ty Ty, Ga.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Julius L. Hudlow; parents, Francis Alton and Walter Alton; and two brothers and two sisters.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be sent to Samaritans Together, 1000 Main St., Forest Park, Ga., 30297.

Attica Ann Fraley Springfield

Mrs. Attica Ann Fraley Springfield, age 38, of Douglasville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2009.

She was born Jan. 3, 1971 in Portsmouth, Ohio. Attica was managing director with SGS Automotive. She loved her family, children and her family heritage, which she enjoyed researching through genealogy.

Mrs. Springfield is survived by her sons, Christopher Howell of Jonesboro and Beau Springfield of Cumming; mother, Melody Saul-Koert and Marcel Koert of Lelystad, Netherlands; brothers, Charles Saul of Athens and Markus Enyart of Ohio; sister, Joleen and Murad Alzamara of Galloway, Ohio; step-father, Steven Saul of Lynn Haven, Fla.; grandmother, Barbara Waldeck of Portsmouth, Ohio; aunts, uncles and other relatives.

There was a gathering of family and friends at the funeral home on Saturday, Oct. 24, at 4 p.m. Interment was at Sherwood Memorial Gardens.

Those who wish to express condolences, or share a special memory, may do so online at www.whitleygarner.com.

Arrangements by Whitley-Garner at Rosehaven Funeral Home, Douglasville, Ga., 30134. (770) 942-4246.