March 12, 2015
March 11, 2015
Doris Bryan Cook, 92, of Fayetteville, formerly of East Point, GA went to be with Jesus on March 11, 2015.
She is survived by her children, Pattie (Horace) Elliott, Charles (Annette) Cook, Michael (Robin) Cook, and Robin Thomas, 8 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, and one brother, Jimmie (Sandra) Bryan.
A Celebration of Life will be held Sunday, March 15, 2015, at 2:00PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Peachtree City, with Pastor Barry Odom, Doris’ grandson, officiating. Prior to the service, the family will receive friends from 1:00PM to 2:00PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Church51, 931 Monroe Drive NE, Suite A-102, #335, Atlanta, GA 30308.
Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Peachtree City – www.mowellfuneralhome.com
Floyd Gilbert “Buddy” Willeby, 76, of Jonesboro, passed away on March 11, 2015. He was a surveyor for Lee Engineering for over 30 years. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Willeby, and his parents, Albert and Mildred Willeby. He is survived by his daughter, Brenda and Tommy McFall of Fayetteville; his son, Ricky Willeby of Fayetteville; his son, Douglas Willeby of Stockbridge; his grandchildren, Michael and Amanda Cochran, Elizabeth and Justin Bartlett, Blake Willeby, Josh Harvey, Austin Willeby and Justin Willeby; his great-grandchildren, Emma, J.J., Hayden and Avery; his sister Olene McElwaney of Greenville; his sister, Shirley Hill of Locust Grove; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, March 13, 2015 at Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville Chapel, with interment to follow immediately after the service at Camp Memorial Park, Fayetteville. The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Thursday evening, March 12, 2015 at the funeral home.
March 10, 2015
Nona Eileen Dawson, 90, of Fayetteville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, March 10, 2015. Mrs. Dawson grew up in Ellsworth, Wisconsin. Bill and Nona lovingly raised their five children in Wisconsin and Georgia. She has been a long-time active member of St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church. She graduated from River Falls High School, Class of “42”, and from Wisconsin State Teachers College. Nona was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, William D. Dawson, and their granddaughter, Michelle A. Pregler. She is survived by her children, Jane A. Pregler (James), Jessica J. Sweet (Larry), Charles A. Dawson (Debbie), William D. Dawson, Jr. (Chris), and Mary Aderhold (Danny); her grandchildren, Kevin and Melyssa, John and Kerrie, Lisa, Jeff, Joshua and Miranda, Justin, Michael, Casey, Corey, and Clayton and Rebecca; and several great-grandchildren. The Celebration of Life will be on Friday, March 13, 2015 at 10:00 AM at St. Philip Benizi Church, Jonesboro, GA, with Father John Koziol as celebrant. The family will receive friends on Thursday, March 12, 2015 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville, GA, with a rosary being said at 7:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to St. Vincent de Paul Society, c/o St. Philip Benizi Church, 591 Flint River Road, Jonesboro, GA 30238.
March 9, 2015
Entered into eternal rest on the morning of March 7, 2015, Stephen Paul Wetter was the husband of Pamela Joyce Wetter of Fayetteville, GA. The relatives and friends of Stephen and Pamela Wetter are invited to attend the memorial service at the Mowell Funeral Home, 200 Robinson Road; Peachtree City, GA 30269 on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at 2 pm.
Stephen was born October 9, 1954 in Geneva, Illinois, a son of Charles Wetter and Elinor Vance. He attended the University of Illinois and graduated with two degrees: Electrical Engineering and German Language. He retired from Caterpillar after 35 years where he was recognized as a technical expert for power generation. He was a consultant in his own LLC at the time of his passing. Stephen enjoyed exploring the world with his family and had traveled to 102 countries. Stephen also enjoyed riding steam trains and building a model train set with his grandchildren.
Stephen is survived by his wife Pamela; son Patrick and wife Katy; daughter Kimberly; grandchildren Jacob, Andrew, and Carolyn Wetter; father Charles Wetter; brothers Scott, Robert, and Richard Wetter. He was predeceased in death by a brother, Stewart Wetter, and mother, Elinor Vance.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Cancer Society on a personal page dedicated to Stephen at: http://main.acsevents.org/goto/Stephen_Wetter
March 8, 2015
Kerry Seawright Day, 69, of Fayetteville passed away March 7, 2015. He retired from Eastern Airlines. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Mildred Day. He is survived by his children, Todd (Millie) Day of Reidsville, NC; Suzanne Williams of Senoia; Kristi (Phil) Colston of Peachtree City; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild; his sister, Dale (Bud) Handley of Palmetto; and his brother, Tucker (Suzy) Day of Carey, NC.
The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Chapel of Fayetteville First United Methodist Church, Fayetteville, GA, with Rev. Carolyn Clifton officiating. He will lie in state from 10:30 – 11:00 AM. Interment will be immediately following the service at Camp Memorial Park, Fayetteville, GA. The family will receive friends Monday evening, March 9, 2015 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville, GA.
Edward “Ed” Leon Buckner, of Fayetteville, GA went home to be with the Lord on March 8, 2015. Ed was born on November 13, 1925 in Atlanta, GA. He had served his country in the U.S.A.F, and then he attended Georgia Tech. Ed was a member of the Church of Christ where he formerly served as a Deacon and Elder, he was also a member of the Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 72 for 68 years.
Survivors include his wife of 68 years Doris Buckner; daughter Pam Buckner Walker & husband, Frank; sons Steve Buckner and Don Buckner & wife, Marion; 3 grandchildren;2 great grandchildren; nephews Tom, Doug, and Bruce Buckner; niece Teresa Frick.
Funeral services will be Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM at Carl J. Mowell & Son Peachtree City Chapel with Minster Don Musgrave officiating. The interment will be at Westminster memorial Gardens in Peachtree City. The family will receive friends Monday 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to Southwest Christian Care at www.swwchristiancare.org.
Carl J. Mowell & Son, Peachtree City Chapel – www.mowellfuneralhome.com
March 6, 2015
Margaret Harrington Ellis, 85, of Loganville, passed away Friday, March 6, 2015. She is preceded in death by her husband, Lee W. Ellis. She is survived by her daughters, Edna Ellis Fore of Winder, Elaine Daniel of Dunwoody; Brenda (Jimmy) Hardin, Dallas, and Linda Ellis of Palmetto ; son, George (Kathy) Ellis of Newnan; ten grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
The funeral service will be held on Monday, March 9, 2015 at 12:00 PM in the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville, GA, with Dr. David Chancey officiating. The burial will be at Sharon Memorial Gardens, Tyrone immediately after the service. The family will receive friends from 11:00 A.M. -12:00 P.M. on Monday, March 9, 2015 at the funeral home.
March 1, 2015
Mrs. Elizabeth Jones King, 63, of Ft. Myers, FL, died February 28, 2015. She was born and raised in Fayetteville, Ga and was a kindergarten teacher for 22 years at North Fayette Elementary. She also taught children at Southwest Florida Christian Academy until her retirement in 2012. She was currently a member of McGregor Baptist Church in Ft. Myers. She was a devoted Christian, wife, mother, grandmother, daughter and sister who loved her family and her Lord.
Beth was preceded in death by her father Spencer L. Jones. She is survived by her husband of 40 years Jim King; son Spencer & Meg King of Smyrna; daughter Sarah & Scott Percy of Marietta; grandchildren Benjamin Percy and Hattie King; mother Pauline H. Jones of Fayetteville; brother Larry Jones of Columbia, SC; mother-in-law Virginia S. King of Union City, GA.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be held Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at 12:00 Noon in the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville. Rev. Hugh Kirby will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 10:00 -12:00.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Protected Harbor (4561 Camino Real Way, Ft. Myers, FL 33966).
Carl J Mowell & Son, Fayetteville – www.mowellfuneralhome.com