Mowell Funeral Home Obit Entry

July 28, 2014

George Babb

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George Bernard Babb, 99, formerly a resident of College Park, Ga for over 60 years, passed away on July 25, 2014, after a lingering illness lasting over a year. He was preceded in death by his parents George Doles Babb and Mary Alma (Perry) Babb of Macon, GA and his wife of 70-plus years Ina Marie (Standifer) Babb. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Born in Macon GA, January 27, 1915, he moved to Atlanta, GA and attended and graduated from Boys High School. He also attended Georgia State University and Georgia Tech. He had been a member of College Park First Baptist Church, College Park First United Methodist Church, and was currently a member of Harp’s Crossing Baptist Church, Fayetteville, GA. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II from 1942 until 1945, assigned to the USS Bracken in the Pacific theatre which brought back the first liberated POW’s from Japan after the war. He had a distinguished career with Unilever in Sales and Administration Management from 1938 until his retirement in 1977. An active square dancer for over 40 years, he was very instrumental in organizing large events and was president of several clubs during that time. He attended and participated in international square dance functions and events around the globe. For several years, well after his retirement, he was certified in and taught water aerobics for senior adults. He is survived by daughter, Pat Earnest, Fayetteville, GA; sons: Newton Babb (Beth), Woodstock, GA; Ovid Babb, Jacksonville FL; Joe Babb, Vail CO; and Dean Babb, Atlanta, GA; grandchildren: Amy (Clay) Stewart, Fayetteville, GA; Beckie (Mark) Sikes, Fayetteville, GA; Janet (Gary) Cook, Roswell, GA; Lesli (David) Harlan, McKinney, TX; Suzy Babb, Atlanta, GA; Taylor Babb, Greensboro, NC; Charlie Babb, Moreland GA; Alec Babb, Manilla, Philippines; great-grandchildren: Shannon Stewart, A. J. Stewart, Ivy Gosdin, Anna Gosdin; Kennedy Cook, Grant Cook; and Reagan Cook; numerous nieces and nephews throughout the United States.
A memorial service will be held Sunday, August 3, 2014, at 3:00PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Reverend Dennis Watson will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 2:00 PM at the funeral home.

Robert Nisbet

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Robert Edward Nisbet, 82, of Senoia, passed away July 28, 2014. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He also worked 40 plus years in commercial aviation.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years Betty Sue Nisbet; sons Michael David (Karla) Nisbet and Mark Douglas (Elisa) Nisbet; daughter Virginia Lynn Hilts; grandchildren Kim, Bobby, Douglas, Steven, Thomas, Erica, Ashley and Anna; great-grandchildren Anna Belle, Carter and Emeric; also brother Carl F. Nisbet, Jr.
A funeral service will be held Thursday, July 31, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. The burial will follow at Forest Lawn Cemetery, College Park. The family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to The Alzheimers Foundation at www.alzfd.org.

Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville-www.mowellfuneralhome.com

July 26, 2014

Deborah Loyd

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Deborah Joan Loyd, of Jonesboro, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014.
She is survived by her sister Twyla & Paul Youngblood of Locust Grove; brother Norman & Sandie Loyd of Gainesville; nieces & nephews Alan & Lindsey Youngblood of Hoschton, Allison & Jonathan Stowers of Atlanta, and Joseph Loyd of Gainesville.
The family will receive friends Monday, July 28, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Carl J. Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville-www.mowellfuneralhome.com

July 25, 2014

Richard Bligen

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Funeral Service: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City. Interment to follow at Westminster Memorial Gardens

July 23, 2014

Lorene Carroll

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Lorene Etta Carroll, 86, of Tyrone, passed away July 22, 2014. She is preceded in death by her husband Thomas R. Carroll and nephew Eddie Huggins. She is survived by her nephews Jerry Flury, Larry Huggins, Danny Huggins, David Huggins, David Flury and Steve Flury; nieces Carol Hembree, Marie Samuel and Nancy Neely.
A funeral service will be held Friday, July 25, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. The burial will follow at College Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1:00 to 2:00 PM prior to the service.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville-www.mowellfuneralhome.com

John Brent Edward

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A visitation will be held Monday, July 28, from 6-8pm, at Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City. Burial will take place in Ogden, Utah.

Joan Atkins

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A funeral service will be held Friday, July 25, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City. Burial will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6-8 p.m.

July 22, 2014

Shirley Gorrel

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Mrs. Gorrel will be buried in her hometown of Kansas City, Missouri at a later date.

John Munford

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John Waller Munford, Jr., passed away July 21, 2014. He worked for the Citizen Newspaper as a journalist. He was preceded in death by his father John Waller Munford, Sr.; and maternal & paternal grandparents. He is survived by his wife Marilyn G. Munford of Fayetteville, GA; son Tyler Carter Munford of Fayetteville, GA and daughter Kathryn “Katie” Abigail Munford of Fayetteville,GA; mother Gerri Munford of Peachtree City, GA; sister Sallie Ann (James) Dykeman of Phoenix, AZ; brother William “Jed” (Jennifer) Munford of Douglasville, GA; mother and father-in-law Stephen “Steve” Ralph and Ellen Taylor Cox of Fayetteville, GA; brother-in-law Stephen Robert (Kelli) Cox; also nephews Maddox Dykeman of Thomasville, GA and John and & Jacob Munford of Douglasville, AZ.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Reverend Tony Mirabella will officiate. The family will receive friends Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make donations to the Tyler and Katie Munford Higher Education Fund at any Wells Fargo Bank location.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville-www.mowellfuneralhome.com

Brad Sigman

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Stephen Bradford “Brad” Sigman, 33, of Gay, passed away.
He is survived by his son Stephen Thomas Sigman of Fayetteville; daughter Caroline Rose Sigman Fayetteville; life partner Charity Clark and her daughters Shelby & Ashley Cook, all of Fayetteville; parents Steve & Kelly Sigman of Fayetteville; brother Bryan Sigman of Athens; sister Bonnie & Jason Barnett of Brooks; grandparents Fred & Jo Heath of Fayetteville; grandmother Hortense Sigman of Sparta; also aunts, uncles, & cousins.
A private family service will be held.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Fayetteville-www.mowellfuneralhome.com

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