Oscar Atkinson
Fayetteville
Andrew Jackson "A.J." Buckner, Jr.
Mr. Andrew J. "A.J." Buckner, Jr., age 90 of Fayetteville passed away February 23, 2019. He served in the U.S. Army Occupation Forces in Germany from 1950-1951. He was retired from Georgia Power after 41 years and enjoyed golf, travel and woodworking. He was a member of Jodeco Road United Methodist Church. Mr. Buckner was preceded in death by his wife: Betty Peltier Buckner and son: Joseph Clark Buckner. He is survived by his sons: Mark Andrew Buckner and wife Patricia of Fayetteville and David Edwin Buckner and wife Beth of Ocean Springs, MS, sisters: Barbara Oggenfuss of DE and Bettie Pogue of TN, 6 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. A Private Memorial Service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions to: United Methodist Children's Home, 1967 Lakeside Pkwy, Suite 400, Tucker, GA 30084, phone: 404-327-5820, www.childrenshome@umchildrenshome.org. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro, GA , 770-210-2700. www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com

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