H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha

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Bella Robbins

September 1, 1925 - October 22, 2017

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Joseph B. Dodd

April 26, 1930 - October 16, 2017

Joseph Bowdoin Dodd passed away October 16th at the age of 87 years. A native of Rome, GA, Joe attended Darlington School and graduated from Presbyterian College. He had three scholarships in tennis, football and track. He was the senior class President, a member of Gold Key, and member of the Kappa Alpha Fraternity. After a two year service in the army, during the Korean War, he entered as a...
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Joseph Wilson

July 16, 1924 - October 13, 2017

Wilson, Joseph Sealy, Sr., July 16, 1924 - October 13, 2017. Dr. Joseph S. Wilson, Sr. passed away peacefully at his residence on October 13, 2017, from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Joe was born in Sparks, Georgia, the third and youngest child of Louise Sealy Wilson and James Hargrove Wilson, a Methodist minister in the South Georgia Conference. He spent his childhood and...
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Stewart M. HUEY

March 26, 1938 - October 12, 2017

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Elizabeth C. Jordan

December 9, 1964 - October 11, 2017

Elizabeth “Beth” Cooley Jordan passed away peacefully on October 11th, 2017 in Atlanta, GA after living eight courageous and inspiring years with brain cancer. Beth was born on December 9th, 1964 at Emory Hospital, the only girl, and middle of three children. Beth went to Lakeside High School (1982) and graduated Cum Laude from the University of Georgia's Terry College of Business...
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Phillip May

November 1, 1948 - October 8, 2017

Major Phillip May, age 68, of Atlanta, Georgia, died on October 8, 2017 at Emory St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta. A memorial service will be held on November 4, 2017, at 2 p.m. at H.M. Patterson & Sons, Oglethorpe Hill Chapel, 4550 Peachtree Road NE, Brookhaven GA 30319, with Father Paul McCabe officiating. Visitation and reception to follow. He is survived by his brother, Stephen...
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William Emery Gray

June 12, 1991 - October 7, 2017

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Peter Taylor Hayes

June 29, 1945 - October 7, 2017

Peter (Pete) T Hayes passed away peacefully surrounded by his family October 7. Pete was born June 29, 1945 in Port of Spain, Trinidad. Because his father was an officer in the regular Army, Pete has lived in numerous states and countries including Triniday, Puerto Rico, Hawaii, California, Kansas, Louisiana and Georgia.Pete attended Catholic University in Washington DC and completed his BA...
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William M. Roberts

August 16, 1936 - October 7, 2017

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Travis Stanley Barnes

May 25, 1931 - October 6, 2017

Reverend Travis Stanley Barnes passed away peacefully in Atlanta, Georgia, October 6, 2017 at the age of 86. He was born in Augusta, Georgia, grew up in the neighborhood of Frog Hollow, and was a graduate of Richmond Academy. He attended Young Harris College, and graduated from University of Georgia and Boston University School of Theology where he earned a Master’s degree in Sacred...
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Olive Booth Cook

September 30, 1918 - October 6, 2017

Olive Booth Cook passed away peacefully at her home in Marietta, on October 6, 2017, a few days after her 99th birthday. Olive was born in Social Circle, Georgia, but spent the last 48 years living in the East Cobb community. Olive was an avid gardener, a homemaker, a great cook and an animal lover. She was an active member in her circle at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church, enjoyed...
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Martha Franklin Mann

January 6, 1917 - October 6, 2017

Born January 1917 in Thomaston, Georgia to Mr. and Mrs. Otis Franklin and died October 6, 2017 in Atlanta surrounded by her family. Martha grew up in the Great Depression without her father who passed away during her youth from sleeping sickness. Her mother and her beloved sister, Dorothy, raised her during the Great Depression. Times were hard and to keep the family home from foreclosure her...
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Charles Glenn Mizell

October 4, 2017

Charles Glenn Mizell passed away on October 4, 2017 at his home after a brief illness. Charlie was born in Tallahassee, FL in 1939 but was a true Atlantan from his early teenage years. He graduated from Murphy High School and went on to get his Degree from Georgia State University. In 1966, he married his life partner, Joy Woodard. Together they built a successful printing business in Decatur...
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Patricia Parker Moncrief

January 31, 1967 - October 3, 2017

Patricia Lynn Parker Moncrief (Patty), of Dunwoody, GA passed away after a 30 month battle with brain cancer on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the age of 50.Patty was born to parents Chester and Phyllis Parker (Hanson) on January 31, 1967 in Sylacauga, AL. The family moved to Tucker, GA where Patty and her sister, Lisa, spent their childhood.While at Tucker High School, among numerous other awards...
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Florence L. Ray

January 26, 1930 - October 1, 2017

A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at 2 PM in the chapel at H.M. Patterson and Son Oglethorpe Hill in Brookhaven. Following the service, family and friends will gather for a reception.
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John Joseph Gormley

June 7, 1926 - September 30, 2017

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Joseph Wallace Henderson

December 21, 1917 - September 28, 2017

HENDERSON, Joseph Wallace age 99 of Atlanta, Georgia passed away on September 28, 2017. He is survived by his children Wallace and Jeanne Henderson, Laleah Henderson, Karen and Ted Walker, along with 5 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren, a sister Betty Sudduth, and a sister-in-law Lena Mosley.Wallace was born in Lyons, Georgia on December 21, 1917. He graduated from The Georgia Tech...
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Lyle Webster McCormick

December 29, 1947 - September 27, 2017

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James Edward Green

December 16, 1930 - September 25, 2017

James E. (Jim) Green, Jr. died in Atlanta on September 25, 2017. Born in Mobile, Alabama, Jim was the son of James E. Green (Sr.) and Martha Haas Green of Mobile. He enjoyed life in Mobile until the age of ten when the family moved to Atlanta where he attended Morningside Elementary, O’Keefe Junior High, Boys High, and then Henry Grady High. At Grady, he was elected student body president...
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Nanalie Stokes Warlick

September 13, 1920 - September 22, 2017

Nanalie (Nan) S. Warlick 97 of Dunwoody, Georgia passed away September 22, 2017 of natural causes. Nan was born on September 13, 1920 in Florence, SC and grew up in Bishopville, SC She was a graduate of Winthrop University, SC. After the beginning of WWII she joined the Women’s Army Corps in 1945. In October of 1946 she met Captain William (Bill) A. Warlick in Fort Bragg, NC and the two...
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Sara Gallagher Rowland

November 24, 1919 - September 22, 2017

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Thelma Randolph

April 21, 1918 - September 22, 2017

Mrs. Thelma Louise Harrison Randolph, beloved daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, of Loganville passed from this life September, 22, 2017. Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law, Alan and Ruth Anne Randolph, Baltimore, MD; daughter and son-in-law Cheryl and Daniel Tyree, Winder, GA; grandchildren Ashley, Shannon, Elizabeth, Carly, Joshua, Christy, Sarah, and...
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William Tipping

March 31, 1931 - September 21, 2017

William “Tip” Tipping, 86, of Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on September 21, 2017. William Malcolm Tipping was born in Oak Park, Illinois, on March 31, 1931. He graduated from Carleton College in 1954, and became an advertising account executive at Campbell Mithun in Minneapolis and Chicago and at Lennen and Newell in New York. He then became the managing director and partner of...
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Andreas Papandreou

April 2, 1957 - September 18, 2017

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Frances Bennett Gardner

January 24, 1946 - September 17, 2017

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Richard Ludolph Smith

July 19, 1925 - September 16, 2017

Smith, Richard L. (Dick)Dick Smith died peacefully on Sept 16th, 2017 at age 92.He was born in Atlanta GA to Ludolph A. Smith and Estelle Jones Smith in 1925. He graduated Boys High in Atlanta, served in the US Navy in WWII in the South Pacific, Guam and Shanghai. He later earned a BS in Biology from Emory University. Dick worked at Lockheed Georgia for over 30 years, published many scientific...
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William A. Bezaire

May 4, 1927 - September 16, 2017

The family of William A Bezaire sadly, but proudly announces that he has retired to the place he worked for all his life – heaven. Born on May 4, 1927, the oldest of four children to Lawrence and Zelda Bezaire, “Bill” grew up in Detroit Michigan. At the age of 7, Bill was involved in an automobile accident and suffered a compounded fractured skull from which the doctors...
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Clarence Earnest Morris

March 6, 1928 - September 15, 2017

Clarence E. Morris, Jr, 89, a longtime resident of Atlanta died September 15, 2017. He was born in Asheville, NC, and grew up in New London, Albemarle and Asheboro, NC. He joined the United States Marine Corps in June, 1945, at age seventeen. He was trained for the invasion of Japan, but was diverted to China after Truman dropped the A-Bombs. Upon returning from military service, he...
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Bernard Paul Besal

November 28, 1959 - September 15, 2017

Bernard P. Besal, age 57, passed from this earth on Friday, September 15, 2017, surrounded by family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents Robert J. Besal and Helen Marie Besal. He is survived by his wife Nancy, his 8 older siblings Bob, Mike, Betty, Dee, Richard, Joe, Helen, and Bill, his daughter Tiffany and her husband Stuart, his beloved grandson John, and many nieces and nephews....
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Dinorah Figueroa Jallouk

October 4, 1940 - September 9, 2017

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Andrew James Netherton

January 15, 1972 - August 28, 2017

Andrew James Netherton passed away peacefully and without warning at his home in Lawrenceville on August 28, 2017. Andrew’s dog, Max, was resting lovingly at his feet. Andrew, age 45, was born in Danville, Illinois on Jan. 15, 1972. He was predeceased by his little sister, Julie Kays Netherton, his Aunt Creola Kuyrkendall and his uncle, Capt. James G. Kays. Andrew is survived by his loving...
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Nelle Kee Earley

November 24, 1921 - August 23, 2017

Nelle Kee Earley, 95, of Brookhaven died peacefully on Wednesday, August 23, 2017. She is survived by her daughters; Carol McCleskey of Adairsville, Ga and Johnette Kamin of Lilburn, Ga. Grandchildren Thaddeus McCleskey, Amanda Edwards, Chris McCleskey (Amy) and Michael Kamin. Three great-grandchildren Zachary Posey, Alexandria Posey and Will McCleskey. Nieces and nephews. Nelle was preceded...
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Emily Green

November 13, 1920 - August 22, 2017

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Marcia Jeanne Schad

March 30, 1948 - August 16, 2017

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Walter Hays Pickens

November 19, 1922 - August 9, 2017

Walter Hays “Buddy” Pickens of Atlanta died Wednesday, August 9, 2017, at the age of 94, after a brief illness. He was born on November 19, 1922, in Fitzgerald, Georgia to Frank Leslie Pickens and Ethyl Walter Johnson Pickens. He attended Boys Tech in Atlanta, served in the Navy during World War II, and, in 1947, married Mary Anne Cook, who was literally “the girl next door....
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Frank Coffey

July 4, 1953 - August 6, 2017

Frank Edward Coffey of Atlanta died after an extended illness on August 6, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife, Rose, and daughter, Anne, cousins in North Carolina, and numerous friends in Atlanta.Frank was born in Asheville, North Carolina on July 4, 1953 to Ernest and Ula Coffey. He grew up in Doraville, GA and graduated from Sequoyah High School with a joint degree from Dekalb College. He...
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Peggy B. Davis

September 9, 1932 - August 3, 2017

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Laurice Spruill

February 11, 1932 - August 1, 2017

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David Richard Graham

August 30, 1937 - July 30, 2017

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Karen Renee Williams

July 31, 1967 - July 29, 2017

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 from 1-6 PM in the Drawing Room. A Celebration of her life will be held at 7 PM in the chapel. Interment will take place at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Lawton, Oklahoma. The family requests flowers to be sent to Oklahoma.
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Leila Cyrilene Parkinson

August 7, 1925 - July 29, 2017

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Jane Odom Carter

March 5, 1931 - July 27, 2017

Jane Willcox Odom Carter, born in Ocala, FL on March 5, 1931, died peacefully at home on July 27, 2017 in Atlanta, GA. Born to the late Herbert Hinson Odom and Martha Ruth Willcox Odom, Jane graduated from the University of Montevallo in Alabama and attended Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond pursuing graduate studies in Social Work. Jane began her career as a child welfare social...
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Frederick A. Mathews

April 4, 1932 - July 24, 2017

Fred Mathews, 85, died on July 24, 2017 in his home after a long fight with Parkinson’s disease. He was a retired Colonel with the United States Marine Corps from which he proudly served and received many honors. Fred is survived by his wife, Patricia and his two children; son, Tim Mathews (Elaine) and daughter, Terri Breach (Bill). He is also survived by grandchildren, Lauren (Ian), Will...
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June 30, 1934 - July 21, 2017

William T. Marsden, 83, died Friday, July 21, 2017 at the Village Park at Spaulding Assisted Living Facility in Norcross, GA. He leaves his wife of 55 years, Ann (Spencer) Marsden; sons, Christopher Marsden and partner, Alex Lowe; William M. Marsden and wife Christie Marsden; and grandson William J. Marsden. Born and raised in Grosse Pointe, MI, Mr. Marsden was the son of William E. Marsden and...
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Joan Ross Spratt

June 28, 1924 - July 19, 2017

Joan Ross Spratt passed away quietly at her home in Milton, GA on July 19, 2017 at the age of 93. She was born Joan Priscilla Beryl Ross on June 28, 1924, to Stuart and Mary Ross of Staten Island, NY, but called Atlanta her home for the last 65 years. Growing up on Staten Island during the 1930’s and 40’s, Joan had many interesting and life-affecting experiences. During the Great...
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Linda Grant Hulsey

November 18, 1940 - July 16, 2017

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in her honor to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at stjude.org
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William F. Bartee

October 13, 1941 - July 15, 2017

William (Bill) Fletcher Bartee, Jr. (age 75) died on July 15, 2017 after a year-long illness. Although he was born in Brunswick, Georgia on October 13, 1941, Bill lived most of his life in Atlanta. While at Northside High School (Class of 1959), he earned the rank of Eagle Scout, ran track, served in the ROTC, and graduated as a Distinguished Military Graduate. He received a B.A. in English...
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Nancy Laure Culp

June 3, 1932 - July 7, 2017

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Yong S. Yi

August 6, 1934 - July 4, 2017

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Sandra J. UNRUH

July 2, 2017

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John Linus Duffy

December 16, 1954 - June 30, 2017

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Joseph C. McCloskey

October 4, 1954 - June 30, 2017

Joe McCloskey died June 30, 2017 after a decade long struggle with diabetes, kidney and heart disease. Joe was born in Atlanta, Georgia on October 4, 1954 to James Thomas McCloskey, Jr. and Elizabeth (Betty) Cook McCloskey.He attended Young Harris College and was a member of Kappa Tau Omega. Joe excelled in Sales during his lengthy career with Hardware Specialty. In his spare time he enjoyed...
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John Ralph Silva

June 26, 1921 - June 30, 2017

A loving and devoted husband, and exemplary father passed away peacefully June 30, 2017. Predeceased by his wife of 63 years, Lottie (nee Behrend), he is survived by his daughter, Sharon.Born 1921, in Berlin, Germany, John was the son of a cigar manufacturer, Leo, and Amalie (Holz), and younger brother of Ingeborg. His father was arrested by the Nazis, and later his mother, sister and her...
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Sylvia Peritz O'Rear

August 21, 1924 - June 30, 2017

Sylvia O'Rear from Brookhaven passed away on Friday, June 30, 2017 in Atlanta. The family will receive friends on Sunday, July 2, 2017 from 2-4 pm at H.M. Patterson and Son Oglethorpe Hill in Brookhaven. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday, July 3, 2017 at 11 am at Saint Jude the Apostle Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Arlington Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers,...
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Frank P. Burns

October 29, 1928 - June 29, 2017

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Anne Lynn Van Buren

March 26, 1947 - June 28, 2017

Anne Lynn Van Buren passed away peacefully on June 28, 2017 at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, GA. Born on March 26, 1947 to parents Martin Leroy Van Buren and Virginia Wynne Van Buren Jones Hall, in Atlanta, GA, she went by Lynn and spent her life bucking convention and helping others. Lynn's childhood was spent in Southwest Atlanta on Beatty Avenue near Perkerson Park where she loved...
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Mark Edward Allison

February 6, 1967 - June 27, 2017

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Atlanta Humane Society or to a local animal shelter of your choice.
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Phyllis Ramage Frost

November 25, 1923 - June 26, 2017

Phyllis R. Frost passed away peacefully on June 26, 2017 at the age of 93 with her two daughters at her bedside. Known by her family and friends as “Frosty”, she will forever be remembered as a fun-loving and caring person who loved a great laugh more than most. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, Walter E. and Esther N. Ramage; sister, Carol Fyffe; brother, William Ramage...
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Frances M. Camp

February 23, 1925 - June 23, 2017

Mrs. Frances M. Camp of Atlanta, GA, passed away surrounded by family in her home Friday, June 23, 2017. Mrs. Camp was born on February 23, 1925 in Atlanta, GA. She graduated Chamblee High School in 1943. In 1985, after 37 years of work, she retired from Southern Bell AT&T. She is survived by her daughter, Susan Camp Davis of Suwanee, GA; daughter-in-law, Edna Camp of Cumming, GA; seven...
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Martha Purdue

October 3, 1926 - June 23, 2017

Martha Massar Purdue, of Monroe, GA, passed away June 23, 2017 at age 90. She was born in Atlanta, GA to Harvey Fischel and Julia Clay Fischel. Martha attended Commercial High School in Atlanta. She was married to John Massar and later John Purdue. Martha worked in accounts receivable for Ziegler Tools for almost 40 years. She was a past President for the Ladies Auxiliary of the Atlanta-Northlake...
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Richard Burton Hicks

December 12, 1935 - June 19, 2017

Mr. Richard B. Hicks Sr. died peacefully in bed on the 19th of June 2017 in Atlanta, GA at the age of 81. Richard B. Hicks Sr. is survived by his Wife- Alta Hicks of Atlanta, GA, Daughters- Annette Akers of Sylvester, GA, Gwen Seagle, Kim Hicks, and Son- Burt Hicks, of Atlanta, GA. He leaves behind 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Richard was born on December 12, 1935 in Atlanta, GA to...
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Wendell BOSSEN

November 11, 1933 - June 15, 2017

On Thursday, June 15, 2017, Wendell John Bossen passed away. Wendell was 83, the youngest son of Hans and Clara Bossen, born to them in Vienna, South Dakota on November 11, 1933. He was preceded by his beloved wife Jean, formerly Jean Davidson of Bryant, South Dakota. Wendell is survived by his children, Monica Johnson and Mark Bossen, and his grandchildren, Dana Bossen and Aaron Bossen.Wendell...
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Josephine Farrell Bailey

March 19, 1933 - June 12, 2017

Services for Josephine Farrell Bailey will be held at the Cathedral of Christ The King on Friday, June 30, 2017 at 10:00 AM.
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Noreen O'Donnell Leonard

September 11, 1934 - June 11, 2017

Services for Noreen O'Donnell Leonard will be held in New York under the direction of Fred H. McGrath and Son Funeral Home in Bronxville, NY 914-337-6770
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Benny G. Ross

May 20, 1943 - June 7, 2017

Benny G. Ross, 74, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017. He was born in Chamblee, GA on May 20, 1943. Benny graduated from Chamblee High School. He was married to Joyce Terrell on September 12, 1964. He worked in the restaurant industry for Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) and Old Hickory House from where he retired. He was a member of Brookhaven United Methodist Church. Benny...
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Christopher Curry

September 6, 1975 - June 6, 2017

Christopher Len Curry, 41, passed away unexpectedly on June 6 at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta, GA. His husband, Jason Phoebus, the love of his life was by his side. Christopher was born on September 6, 1975, in Bloomington, IN. He grew up with a large extended family with whom he enjoyed sharing holidays and events throughout his life. He was a graduate of Bloomington High School...
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Ruth Webster Trousdale

July 6, 1935 - June 4, 2017

Services for Mrs. Ruth Webster Trousdale will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 3:00 PM in the Drawing Room of H.M. Patterson and Son Oglethorpe Hill in Brookhaven. Following the service, a reception will be held to fellowship with friends.
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Charles Hardy

August 10, 1942 - June 4, 2017

Charles Russell Hardy, who resided in Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, June 4, 2017, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Jacksonville, Florida, on August, 12, 1942. Mr. Hardy graduated from Gainesville High School and attended college in Georgia. Charles and Ann Woodfin Hardy were married on June 22, 1974 in Macon, Georgia. Mr. Hardy was retired and had enjoyed a career in...
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May 10, 1937 - May 23, 2017

On May 10, 1937, spring daybreak comes to a small farmhouse on the South Dakota prairie. The sounds breaking the quiet of the prairie are the unmistaken hungry cries of the newborn as God’s Planet Earth welcomes the firstborn child of Raymond and Linda Davidson. For the next eighty years and thirteen days this child, Jean Davidson, will leave her footprints on the sands of the planet and...
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Alwilda Lewis Wallace

February 17, 1917 - May 22, 2017

Alwilda Lewis Wallace, age 100, died in Atlanta, GA on May 22, 2017. Her body was cremated and the ashes will be interred in the family plot in Blue Springs, MO. No service will be held. There is no immediate family.
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Alice Pittman

August 24, 1933 - May 21, 2017

Alice Welch Pittman, Age 83, of Brookhaven, passed away Sunday May 21 following a brief illness. She was a great lady, a loving mother, mother-in-law, sister, aunt, and a wonderful friend. Alice was born in Eatonton Georgia and had lived in the Brookhaven area since 1959, where she retired following careers with General Electric and Weight Watchers. She was a member of the Brookhaven United...
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Debra Yvonne Schultz

September 15, 1936 - May 20, 2017

Debra Yvonne Tilley Schultz passed away on May 20th, 2017 after a short illness. Visitation will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 25th at H.M. Patterson & Son Oglethorpe Hill, 4550 Peachtree Rd. NE, Brookhaven, GA 30319. The funeral will follow at 11 a.m. Debra was born in Morganton N.C. She was a flight attendant in the late 50’s in Miami, where she met her husband, George Henry...
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Joseph B. Simpson

August 30, 1932 - May 18, 2017

Services for Mr. Simpson will be held on in Maryland under the care of Pope Funeral Homes in Forestville. 301-568-4100
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Betty Galloway Carringer

January 27, 1932 - May 17, 2017

Betty Galloway Carringer, died May 17, 2017 at the age of 85. Betty was born January 27, 1932 in Young Harris, Georgia to the late Mary Adams Galloway and Willis Harvey Galloway. Preceded in death by her husband of forty-one years, Ralph L. Carringer, Betty is survived by their three daughters, Jennifer Carringer Langley of Austin, Texas, Debbie Carringer (Fred) Spangler, of Dunwoody, Georgia,...
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Mary Clark Brown

January 21, 1929 - May 17, 2017

January 21, 1929 - May 17, 2017Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Clark Brown will be celebrated on Monday, May 22, at 10:30 AM at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Reverend William T. Hao will preside.The visitation will take place Sunday, May 21, from 6:00 to 7:30 PM and will be followed by a rosary at HM Patterson and Son - Oglethorpe Hill Chapel, Atlanta, GeorgiaMary died peacefully,...
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Patricia Marshburn

February 27, 1926 - May 17, 2017

Patricia Marshburn, age 91, died on May 17 following a short illness. She was born to Howard and Emma Dowd of Manchester CT on February 27, 1926. She was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Joseph H. Marshburn, Jr., her son Joseph H. Marshburn, III and her sister, Dorothy Prentice of Lakeland, Fl. Pat’s husband was an executive with the Coca Cola Co. This resulted in several...
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Timothy Kevin McNamara

June 8, 1953 - May 15, 2017

Timothy Kevin McNamara, 63, passed away on May 15, 2017. For 29 years, Tim worked at Georgia Systems Operation Corporation in the IT department. He was a beloved brother, uncle and friend to many. Tim was known for his appreciation of a good cocktail and a pretty woman. His hobbies included watching TV, especially westerns, Clint Eastwood movies and admired animals. The family would like to...
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Barbara McDermott

May 11, 1931 - May 14, 2017

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May 6, 1934 - May 13, 2017

Dr. Paul E. Bellino, age 83 of Atlanta, GA, went to be with the Lord on May 13, 2017.He was born in Brooklyn, NY on May 6, 1934 to Rosario and Ruth Bellino. Dr. Bellino received a Bachelor of Science degree in Theology from Nyack Missionary College in May 1961. He also received a Master of Arts degree in Counseling from Atlanta University in June 1969 and he then received a Doctor of Ministry...
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Presley Daniel Yates

December 8, 1918 - May 12, 2017

P. Daniel Yates, Jr. passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Friday, May 12th. He was born on December 8, 1918 to Presley Daniel Yates and Julia Richardson Yates. He was predeceased by his wife, Margaret, and his siblings Charles, Fran and Alan.Dan attended Boys High and graduated from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 1941. He served in the Army during World War II. After the...
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Shana Lynn Knotts

October 9, 1967 - May 6, 2017

Shana Lynn Knotts, 49, of Brookhaven, GA passed away Friday, May 5, 2017. Born in Kokomo, IN to parents James and Jo Ann Knotts, Shana graduated from Purdue University in Nursing and most recently worked for Piedmont Eye Consultants. Shana had a huge and giving heart and was devoted to all pets, especially her own. She loved the outdoors, participating in sports including adventure racing,...
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Emilie Jane Scheels

April 28, 1975 - May 4, 2017

Emilie Jane Scheels, age 42, died unexpectedly from medical complications on May 4, 2017, in Atlanta, GA. Emilie was born on April 28, 1975, in Norwalk, CT. She grew up in Westport, CT and McLean, VA, where she graduated from Langley High School. Emilie attended James Madison University where she earned degrees in anthropology and geology. She also later earned a degree as a physical therapy...
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John Joseph Cawley

June 25, 1929 - May 3, 2017

John Joseph “Jack” Cawleyb. Cleveland, Ohio 6/25/1929d. Roswell, Georgia 5/03/2017John Joseph “Jack” Cawley entered into his eternal rest peacefully on May 3, 2017. A loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather, he is survived by his wife of 61 years Alice, his brother William V. Cawley (wife Lois), his children Brian (wife Shannon), Neil (wife...
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Mildred Idell White Thomas

November 8, 1919 - May 2, 2017

Mildred White ThomasNovember 8, 1919-May 2, 2017Mildred White Thomas, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great - great grandmother died at her home in Nashville, Tennessee.She was preceded in death by her husband, Forrest Adair Thomas; daughters, Sandra Jean Payne and Marcia Gail Miller Landvater.Those left to cherish her memory include her daughters, Linda T. Newton (Atlanta, GA), Joan Guth...
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Rex Bartlett Simms

August 5, 1930 - April 30, 2017

Rex Bartlett Simms passed away on April 30th, 2017 in Atlanta surrounded by his wife, children and grandchildren. He was born August 5th, 1930 in Chicago, Illinois to The Reverend Rex Clift Simms and Kathleen Wilson Simms. Rex is survived by his wife Joy Simms, brother Kent Simms, children Renee , Doug, George, Emily, grandchildren Sharon, Jamie, Shawn, Jessica, Eric, Colin, great grandchildren...
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Timothy Joseph O'Shea

February 23, 1968 - April 30, 2017

Tim O’Shea of Norcross, a writer and editor on popular culture and former editor and marketing specialist for NAC International Inc., died Sunday, April 30, after a long illness. He was 49.O’Shea, an author, editor and blogger on popular culture topics, including comic book art and artists, had his own blog and contributed to other publications. He co-founded Smash Pages comics blog....
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Mary Johnson Myrick

November 9, 1920 - April 26, 2017

Mary Johnson Myrick, 96, of Orlando, Florida and Atlanta, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, April 26, 2017.Born November 9, 1920 in Orlando, Florida, she was the daughter of Benjamin Clay Johnson and Frances Gordon Stone Johnson. In 1942, she married Julian Myrick. She was a loving and dedicated wife and mother and greatly loved by her husband, Julian, and her four children. Mary...
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Natalie Strong Alden

November 7, 1924 - April 23, 2017

Mom passed away peacefully surrounded by family on April 23rd at the age of 92. She is now free of her earthly confinements and on to her great reward with our Lord Jesus Christ. Born Natalie Jean Strong in Rockland, MA November 7, 1924 and graduated class of 1942 from Rockland High School. Mom is predeceased in death by her Husband Ray Alden, Father and Mother, Raymond Eliot and Dorothy Hayes...
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Gary O'Neal King

December 18, 1953 - April 20, 2017

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Victor John Eberhard

October 3, 1923 - April 20, 2017

Victor John Eberhard, 93, passed away on April 20. Vic was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Elizabeth “Bette” Jones, his grandson, Andrew Bright Eberhard, and his four siblings. Born on October 3, 1923 in Garfield, New Jersey, Vic lived his days by the creed “God, family, country.” Vic proudly served in the United States Army for twenty years, retiring with the...
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Kenneth Diekroeger

May 23, 1931 - April 19, 2017

Kenneth H. Diekroeger of Brookhaven, Georgia rejoined his beautiful wife, Arlene in heaven Wednesday afternoon (4/19). Ken was born in West Salem, WI and was the youngest of 12 children. He was an avid athlete and sports fan, Ken loved cheering on the Green Bay Packers, Wisconsin Badgers and Stanford Cardinal. Ken graduated from the University of Wisconsin- Madison with a degree in accounting and...
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Sarah Margaret Smith

February 16, 1915 - April 19, 2017

Sarah Margaret Hopkins Smith (102) died April 19, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia. She was born February 16, 1915, in Atlanta, Georgia, to James Harrison Hopkins and Sarah Florence Taylor Hopkins. A graduate of Atlanta Girls High, Smith attended the University of Georgia.Smith began working for Southern Bell in 1935, retiring in 1980 after a 45-year career which ended as executive secretary to the...
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Marianna Dennis North

June 30, 1923 - April 19, 2017

Marianna Dennis North at the age of 93, passed away peacefully in the night to join her late husband, Peter North in heaven. Having resided in the Brookhaven area for over 50 years, she is survived by her sister, Violet Tierney, niece, Mary Amerson and several great nieces. She will forever be remembered by her style, wit and unconditional love. The family will receive friends on Friday, April 21...
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John Alexander Hewitt

October 20, 1922 - April 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Helen Marie Gassen

December 23, 1932 - April 15, 2017

Helen Cullity Gassen, 84, died on April 15th, 2017. She was born in Troy, NY on December 23rd, 1932 to William Cullity and Mary Agnes Casey. She is survived by her son Jim (Maureen) Gassen Jr. of Princeton, IL, daughter Helene (Clyde) Lollis of Atlanta, and first cousin Sister Marie Wilson, CSJ of Latham, NY. Helen was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 60 years, Jim Sr. Helen and Jim...
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Alene Burton

May 24, 1934 - April 13, 2017

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David Hawthorne Reid

July 19, 1961 - April 13, 2017

David Hawthorne Reid, age 55, died at home, where he wanted to be, surrounded by family, after a courageous 10-year battle with kidney cancer. He was a man of extraordinary intellectual ability and an unfailing dry wit; he had an encyclopedic knowledge of sports and music, a passion for coaching, and great enthusiasm for playing cards, tennis, and golf. Professionally, he was an actuary with...
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Allan B. Johnson

June 25, 1944 - April 12, 2017

JOHNSON, Jr., Allan Barrett (Al), age 72, died peacefully on the afternoon of April 12 at Hospice Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia. Born on June 25, 1944 in New York City to Allan Barrett Johnson and Margaret Frances Carson Johnson, Allan grew up in Atlanta and attended North Fulton High School, graduating from The Westminster Schools. After earning a degree in economics from Yale University in 1966...
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James Emmett Roach

September 8, 1925 - April 12, 2017

James E. Roach, 91, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017 at home in Atlanta, surrounded by his family. He was born September 8, 1925 in Chicago to Cecile D. and James E. Roach Sr. Mr. Roach joined the Navy serving in the Pacific Theater during World War II. While studying engineering at the University of Alabama, he met the love of his life, Patricia Bagwell. After graduation, they married at Cathedral...
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Valerie Adams Fleming

August 25, 1957 - April 9, 2017

Valerie Adams Fleming, 59, from Brookhaven went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday April 9, 2017. She is survived by her former husband of 32 years Craig, two sons Adam (Jana) and Austin, and granddaughters Emerson and Hollis. Also surviving is her mother Ethel (Bruce), sisters Laura (Johnny) and Carolyn, brothers Sydney and John (Janella), seven nieces, and two nephews. She was preceded...
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