Harlan L. Hudgins, age 82, of Conley, GA died Thursday, February 6, 2014. He was born in Piedmont, AL to the late Amos Thomas and Sara Gertrude Hudgins. Harlan was also preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mino Sato Hudgins; brothers; Gilbert, Jerry and Wayne. He was a member of Tanners Baptist Church.
Harlan is survived by his children: David (Lynne Policaro) Hudgins, Jackson, GA; Susan (Lanier) Moore, McDonough, GA; Andy (Lynn) Hudgins, McDonough, GA; brother: Horace Hudgins; sister-in-law: Ruby Hudgins; grandchildren: Kaleb, Chelsie, Bentley, Aaron, Ryan, Frankie (Ashley); great-grandchild: Riley; nephew: Tim; nieces: Linda, Rhonda, Ginny; plus many other friends and loved ones.
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00pm on Monday, February 10, 2014 at Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. Interment will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Sunday, February 9, 2014 from 3:00-6:00pm at the funeral home. Donations may be made to Tanners Baptist Church, 4482 Tanners Church Road, Ellenwood, GA 30294. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.
Mrs. Pat Bowen, age 70, of Rex passed away February 7, 2014. She was employed as a cashier in food service at Riverdale Senior High School, and was a member of Jonesboro First Christian Church. Surviving are her husband, Harold Bowen, twin daughters, Jamie Bowen of McDonough and Lane Reese and husband, David of Palmetto, son, Gunnar Bowen and wife, Vonda of McDonough, sisters, Milo Lyles and Lois Tanner of Luthersville, Kathy Colburn of Alabama and Carol Oliver of South Carolina, grandchildren, Garrett Bowen, Heather Bowen, Haley Bowen, Jake Reese, Ethan Reese and Walker Reese. Funeral services will be held Monday, February 10, 2014, 1 p.m. at Jonesboro First Christian Church with Pastor Wade Hall officiating. She will be placed in state at noon. The family will receive friends Sunday, February 9, 2014, 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge. 770-210-2700. www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com