Cawthon, Bobbye Maddox

Age: 84

Funeral Home: Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson

Bobbye Maddox Cawthon, age 84, of Jackson, died Friday morning, April 29, 2011 at the Abby Hospice in Social Circle. She had been residing at Autumn Village Assisted Living Center in Jackson. She was born in Butts County, Jan. 23, 1927 one of 11 children of Glenn C. and Leila Mason Maddox. She was wife of the late John Curry Cawthon. Mrs. Cawthon was a secretary for Eastern Air Lines for many years before her retirement. She was a member of the Shiloh United Methodist Church in Covington. Survivors include son and daughter-in-law, Neil and Patsy Earnhart of Jackson; daughter, Royeese Stowe of Chamblee; step-son and daughter-in-law, Don and Susanne Earnhart, of Jackson; three grandsons; 14 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Other than her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Hammond Barnes; grandson, Dale Earnhart, and all her sisters and brothers. Funeral services were held Sunday, May 1 at 3 p.m., in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home in Jackson. Dr. Don Martin officiated with interment in the Jackson City Cemetery. The family received friends at the funeral home Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m., and at other times at the residence of Neil and Patsy Earnhart in the Fincherville Community of Butts County. Those desiring, in lieu of flowers, may make a memorial donation to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, P.O. Box 1533, Jackson, Ga., 30233 or the Chamblee United Methodist Church, 4187 Chamblee-Dunwoody Road, Chamblee, Ga., 30341 in memory of Bobbye Maddox Cawthon. Those wanting to read the obituary and sign the online guest registry may go to www.haistenfuneral.com. Haisten Funeral Home of Jackson, your locally owned funeral home, is in charge of arrangements for Bobbye Maddox Cawthon.