Mowell Funeral Home Obit Entry

July 7, 2015

Ted Jeffrey Knapp

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Ted (Rock) Jeffrey Knapp passed away on July 6, 2015 at the age of 58. He was born in Des Moines, Iowa and grew up in Kankakee, Illinois. Ted attended Maranatha Baptist Bible College in Watertown, Wisconsin. He was a high school football coach, radio talk show host and motivational speaker, but happiest with the title of “Big Poppy” to his grandchildren. In 2008, he was diagnosed with two terminal diseases.

Ted is survived by his wife of 35 years Shari Lykins Knapp; five children Teddy Knapp (Erin), Katie Smith (Johnny), Kelsey Murphy (Joe), Nile and Kirby Knapp; nine grandchildren Emily Todzia, Ella, William and Colton Knapp, Grant, Haley and Abigail Smith, Kylar and Joey Murphy; his father Ted R. Knapp; and sister Tammy Maki (Mike) of Austin, Texas.

A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, July 9, 2015, at 2:00PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City. Burial will follow at Westminster Memorial Gardens, Peachtree City. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to The Honor Group, www.thehonorgroup.org, in memory of Coach Rock.

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

July 6, 2015

Betty Sue Phillips McKay

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Betty Sue Phillips McKay, 76, of McDonough passed away July 5, 2015. She was born to William Glynn Phillips and Mattie Sue Tyson Phillips on October 12, 1938. Betty was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a Jehovah’s Witness. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Janice Cox; and her brother Junior Phillips. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years, Charles McKay; her sons and daughter-in-laws, Alan and Sandy McKay, Keith and Teresa McKay; her grandchildren, Sean Donahue, Chelsea and Andrew Whitley, Erin McCulley, Alicia and Nick Veccie, Gina McKay, Rhea Ann and Justin Couch and Conner Smith; her great-grandsons, Tucker Whitley, Wyatt Whitley and Ethan Couch; her brothers, David Phillips, Bobby Phillips, James Phillips, Gary Phillips; her sisters, Joyce Turner and Doris Livingston; and numerous nieces and nephews.
There will be a graveside service at 10:00 AM on Thursday, July 9, 2015, at Camp Memorial Park, 1095 Highway 54 East, Fayetteville, GA 30215. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening, July 8, 2015, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Noah’s Ark Animal Sanctuary (770-957-0888), www.noahsark.org.

July 5, 2015

Alice Schlobohm

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Alice Etta Schlobohm, age 83, of Peachtree City, passed away July 5, 2015. She loved to play in the water, enjoyed spray painting anything that didn’t move, and was an avid fan of Contact Paper. She never met a stranger and will be missed by all who knew and loved her. The family wants to express a sincere thanks to Vivian Moffett, Staci (Sparkle) Pautler, and Pat Walczik.

Etta is survived by her daughters Susan Naschke, Debbie Snyder and her husband Mark, Karen Baraty and her husband Bill; grandchildren Heather Naschke, Briana Baraty, Sarah Baraty Kirkland and her husband Daniel; sisters Mora Kenyon and June Walker; numerous nieces and nephews; Paul Naschke; and her little dog, Camelot.

A Funeral Service will be held Friday, July 10, 2015, at 11:00AM at Christ Our Shepherd Lutheran Church in Peachtree City with Pastor Miriam Beecher officiating. Etta will lie in state beginning at 10:00 AM prior to the service. The family will receive friends Thursday, July 9, 2015 from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home. Etta said, “My husband has already given me wonderful flowers for 50 years, so please support the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.” www.nationalmssociety.org.

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

Philip Harding

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Philip Winn Harding, 80, of Peachtree City, GA, passed away at home on Sunday, July 5, 2015.
Philip is survived by his wife of 58 years, Inga-Lill (Petersson) Harding. He is also survived by three siblings: Shirley Byczkowski (Stanley), Walpole, NH; Paul Harding (Marie), White River Junction, VT; Mary LaCasse (Chip), Burlington, VT. Also surviving are three children: René Griffith (Peter), Peachtree City, GA; Mark Harding (Sheri), Hermosa Beach, CA; Jacqueline Hall (Rob), Wildomar, CA; and seven grandchildren: Anna Bolduc (Aaron), Laura Belanger (James), D. Christopher Griffith, Marc Harding, Haley Hall, Cody Hall, and Tyler Harding. Also surviving are three great-grandsons, and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.
Born to Philip Whitcomb and Helen (Shirley) Harding on January 18, 1935, Philip grew up in West Lebanon, NH with his three siblings. He graduated from West Lebanon High School and received a scholarship to the University of New Hampshire. In 1953, before graduation, he was drafted into the Army and served two years in post-World War II Germany. Following an honorable discharge, he moved to California to attend Northrop Institute of Technology where he earned his B.S. in Aeronautical Engineering. He then went on to receive his M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Southern California. He worked for three decades at North American / Rockwell International and was dedicated to his work on the space program, including collaboration on the Apollo and Space Shuttle missions.
Philip was a loving husband and father. He was a man of great character and integrity. He was a talented artist and photographer and spoke fondly of his travels and adventures. He was lovingly referred to as “Morfy” and “Prince Philip”.
Memorial services will be held at Wilmot Baptist Church in Wilmot Flat, NH at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 19, 2015, and at Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home in Peachtree City, GA at 11 a.m. on Friday, July 24, 2015.

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

July 3, 2015

Virginia L. Lea

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Virginia L. Lea, 88, of Peachtree City passed away on July 2, 2015. There are no local services planned at this time.

Donald Eugene Snowden

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Donald Eugene Snowden, 91, of Tyrone passed away July 2, 2015. He was a member of Crosspoint Community Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Snowden. Mr. Snowden is survived by his son, Doug and Ginger Snowden of Tyrone; his daughters, Mickey Knickerbocker of Manhattan Beach, CA, and Connie Clay of Hendersonville, NC; four grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
There will be a graveside service for Mr. Snowden at 2:00 PM on Sunday, July 5, 2015 at Westminster Memorial Gardens, Peachtree City, GA. Family will receive friends from 1:00-2:00 PM on Sunday, July 5, 2015 at Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City.

July 1, 2015

William Onie Pye

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William Onie Pye, 85, of Senoia, passed away June 30, 2015. He was a US Army Veteran, having served in Korea and Germany. William was an avid bowler, loved to fish and enjoyed working in his garden. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
William is survived by his wife, Irene; daughters Susan Miller (Timothy) and Gloria Wilson; son John Pye (Janet Britt); grandchildren Audrey Pye, Jacob Canady, Jillian Canady, Isabella Wilson; and 1 great-great grandchild Rylee Pye.
A funeral service will be held Friday, July 3, 2015 at 2:00PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City, with Chaplain Lee Ayers officiating. Burial will follow at Senoia City Cemetery, Senoia, with full military honors. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12:00PM to 2:00PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the local chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org. The family wants to thank Gentiva Hospice for their care and support.
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

June 29, 2015

Winifred DeLeon

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Winifred Monica DeLeon, 89, of Lake City, Georgia, passed away on June 27, 2015. Mrs. DeLeon was born in Port Antonio, Jamaica. She is preceded in death by her husband Ronald C. DeLeon. She is survived by her daughters Denise DeLeon of Locust Grove, GA, Pamela DeLeon of Tyrone, GA, Suzanne Holland (John) of Massapequa Park, NY and Michelle DeLeon Popham of Tyrone, GA; sons David DeLeon of Tyrone, GA, Joseph DeLeon (Susan) of Flushing, NY, Daniel DeLeon (Marie) of Staten Island, NY, Michael DeLeon (Carol) of Ridgefield, CT, and Mark DeLeon of Tyrone, GA; 14 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; sister Violet Murray of Flushing, NY; brother George Banks of Long Island, NY.
A memorial service will be held Saturday July 11, 2015 at 1:00PM at Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home in Fayetteville, with Pastor Mark Riley officiating. A luncheon will be held after the memorial service at the Hampton Inn, 110 Meeting Place Drive, Fayetteville, Georgia 30214 in Fayetteville.

Terrance Wayne McCoy

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Terrance Wayne McCoy, 68, of Fayetteville, passed away June 27, 2015. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Judi; sons Christopher Wayne McCoy and Jason Terrance McCoy and granddaughter Sophia Quinn McCoy.
A memorial service will be held Monday, July 6, 2015, at 7:00PM at Mowell Funeral Home in Fayetteville, with Pastor Ed Sherwood officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00PM – 7:00PM prior to the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Kidney Fund in Mr. McCoy’s name http://www.kidneyfund.org/donate/
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com

June 27, 2015

JOE MONTGOMERY – AGE 78 – INC

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