H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha

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Our Obituaries

Natalie Strong Alden

November 7, 1924 - April 23, 2017

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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

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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...
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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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Ruth Hall Hinsdale

May 2, 1951 - April 9, 2017

Ruth Ann Hall Hinsdale passed away peacefully on Palm Sunday, April 9, 2017 at the age of 65. Ruth was an inspiration of bravery and faith to her family and all who knew her before and during her battle with ALS. As her disease progressed, the minister of her church in Charlotte asked her to write devotional messages for the employees of the Church twice a month which she did for 2 years until...
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Ilse Schaefer Judd

October 16, 1929 - April 6, 2017

Ilse Elfriede Gschwind (Ilse Schaefer-Judd) passed away suddenly on Thursday, April 6, 2017. She was born on October 16, 1929 in Nurnberg, Germany to her parents Ernst Holz and Babette Gschwind. Together they immigrated to the U.S. on October 4, 1948. She, along with her parents were actively involved in building the German community in Atlanta. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is...
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Jane Mulkey Green

November 16, 1921 - April 5, 2017

Jane Mulkey Green, 95 of Atlanta, GA passed away April 5, 2017 at her home in Lenbrook Square after an extended illness. Jane was born in Millen, GA on November 16, 1921 to the late Dr. Q. A. Mulkey and Mary Julia Brinson.After graduating from Millen High School she graduated from Wesleyan College in Macon, GA. In 1944 she moved to Atlanta where she taught English at Washington Seminary and...
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Enrique Dorta

July 29, 1932 - April 4, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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James D. Fotos

October 26, 1929 - April 2, 2017

James D. Fotos was born in Politsani, Epirus, Greece. At age 13 he escaped from Politsani with his uncle, Basil J. Photos to Athens, where he did not see his parents or family for forty years. In 1955, at the age of 22 he came to the United States to live with relatives. He lived in Chicago, Illinois in the winter and in the summer he lived in Philadelphia and worked at the public pool that...
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Thomas Robertson

March 29, 1923 - April 2, 2017

Thomas I Robertson (94) died peacefully on 2 April 2017.Predeceased by his wife Mary – the love of his life-and his son Tom, he is survived by daughter Kathy andgrandson Donald, He was born and raised in Carrollton, GA.and went on To UGA, WWII and attained his law degree fromEmory University in 1949. After 32 years in finance he retiredfrom Citigroup.Tom was most proud of his service to...
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Lynda Hoerler

October 29, 1957 - March 30, 2017

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Albert Leroy Crittenden

November 17, 1932 - March 28, 2017

Albert Leroy (Roy) Crittenden, Jr, of Dunwoody, Ga. was born November 17, 1932 delivered by his Grandfather B.C. Powell in Villa Rica, GA, and departed this world March 28, 2017 and is now present with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. His early life was in Darien, GA, followed by grade school and high school in Waynesboro, GA. He attended North GA College for two years in Dahlonega, GA. He...
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Catherine N. Macris

August 13, 1928 - March 28, 2017

Mrs. Catherine Macris, of Atlanta, passed away Tuesday, March 28, after a brief illness. Mrs. Macris was born and raised in Atlanta. She graduated from Girl’s High and attended Agnes Scott College. Mrs. Macris was preceded in death by her parents, Nick and Maria Macris of Atlanta; her sister, Sophia Alexandrides and brother, Demetri Macris, also of Atlanta. She is survived by her sister,...
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Jacqueline Resh

September 28, 1933 - March 27, 2017

Jacqueline “Jackie” A. Resh of Falmouth, ME and formerly of Dunwoody, GA, passed away Monday, March 27, 2017. She was pre-deceased by the love of her life, Phillip K. Resh, on September 1, 2014.Since Phillip’s death she had been residing in Maine with her daughter Katherine and family. She was the only child of the late Lewis C. Aulbert and Beulah B. Aulbert. Born in Greensboro,...
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William David Foshee

November 4, 1938 - March 25, 2017

William David Foshee, III passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at the age of 78. William is predeceased by his parents, William and Jewell Foshee of Wrens, Georgia. William was born in Columbus, Georgia in 1938. He graduated from North Fulton High School in 1956 and went on to earn a Degree in Engineering from Georgia Tech in 1960. His early career took him to San Francisco with the Coca...
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Frances Stevens Ridgway

December 11, 1922 - March 25, 2017

Frances Stevens Ridgway departed this life on March 25, 2017, at the Atlanta senior facility, Sunrise at Buckhead. She was born in Athens, Georgia, December 11, 1922, the youngest of the late Cronner and Ada McConnell Ridgway. She spent her early years in Comer, GA, until the family moved to Florida where Frances graduated from Miami Senior High School. She earned an AB Degree in 1944 from...
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James Patrick Leonard

November 28, 1930 - March 24, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Edna Snelling Thigpen

February 21, 1919 - March 23, 2017

Edna Snelling Thigpen, age 98, of Doraville, Georgia, passed away peacefully at home on March 23, 2017. Mrs. Thigpen was born in Tignall, Georgia on February 21, 1919. She was the oldest of seven children of Dora Brooks Snelling and Edwin David Snelling. Mrs. Thigpen attended Georgia State College for Women, and was employed by Georgia Power Company until her retirement. Edna’s love for her...
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Vivian J. Garvey

July 13, 1926 - March 22, 2017

Vivian Garvey, 90, of Lawrenceville passed away on March 22, 2017. Services will be held on Sunday, March 26, at Chamblee First United Methodist Church at 3:00 p.m., visitation at 2:00.Preceded in death by parents Levern and Edna Johnson, brother Donald Johnson, and her husband of 55 years Thomas Garvey. She is survived by daughter Pat Yount and husband Mark, granddaughter Erin Dickinson and...
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Julia Scott

April 20, 1925 - March 22, 2017

Julia Billsup Carter Scott“Julia”(1925-2017) Julia was born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. She attended high school at Washington Seminary and graduated from the University of North Carolina with a degree in English. She married Charles Scott, her true love of 67 years, in 1950. They went on to raise four children. Julia was a member of the Junior League and volunteered at Second...
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Philip Glen Strickland

January 12, 1938 - March 19, 2017

Please join the family to honor the life of Philip Glen Strickland on Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 3pm in the chapel of H.M Patterson and Son Oglethorpe Hill. Following the service, the family will host a reception to fellowship with friends.
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Donald Crawford Vann

September 6, 1926 - March 19, 2017

Donald Crawford Vann of Atlanta, Georgia passed away peacefully on March 19, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. He is survived by his daughter Vicki Vann Carayiannis, grandsons Alexander Carayiannis and Robert Rountree and son-in-law Ken Large. His wife, Virginia Corby Vann and two daughters, Virginia Vann (Ken Large) and Lynn Rountree preceded him in death. He and Virginia celebrated their 66th...
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Mary Humenik

October 14, 1916 - March 17, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Isla Hunter

July 9, 1935 - March 16, 2017

Isla Stack Hunter passed away on March 16, 2017 at the age of 81. She was born July 9, 1935 in Wilmington, NC and grew up in Atlanta since the age of 4. She attended Druid Hills high school in Decatur and graduated from Emory University with a degree in Psychology. After college, she worked as a personnel assistant in the Human Resources department at C&S Bank. After working at C&S...
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Harald R. Hansen

August 10, 1931 - March 16, 2017

A respected and admired gentleman, businessman, civic leader, and philanthropist passed away, peacefully, at the age of 85 on March 16, 2017, attended by his devoted son and daughter.Harald was born in Durham, NC on August 10, 1931 to Dr. Oscar Hansen-Pruss and Frances Hansen-Pruss. He was a graduate of The Asheville School and Duke University. It was at Duke that he met his beloved wife of 53...
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Richard L. Rasmussen

November 8, 1925 - March 16, 2017

To his family, he gave life, love, wisdom and faith; to his friends: loyalty, laughter, and companionship; and to the world around him: a profound example of patience, kindness, and compassion toward others. WWII veteran Richard Lee “Dick” Rasmussen, 91, left this world March 16 to rejoice with his Savior, reunite with his beloved wife, and resume his favorite past time of golf.While...
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Ella Jay Collins

August 5, 1931 - March 13, 2017

Collins, Ella Jay, age 85, passed away on Monday, March 13, 2017. Ella was born on August 5th, 1931 to Archie and Sallie Spencer in Engelhard, North Carolina. She was predeceased in death by her husband, Jack Wallace Collins, Sr. (Retired U. S. Army Major). Together, they raised six children: Gary Collins, Pam Heath (Marty), Paula Satcher (David), Wally Collins (deceased), Janet Morrow (Michael)...
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Carolyn M. Gober

June 27, 1921 - March 8, 2017

Carolyn Maddox Gober, beloved mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully the morning of March 8, 2017. She was born on June 27, 1921, in Monticello, Georgia, to Lila and Perry W. Maddox. In 1948, she married H. Fred Gober, who predeceased her in 2011. She called him “the love of my life” and he called her “the jewel of Monticello.” Carolyn is...
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Edward Ryan

September 16, 1933 - March 4, 2017

Edward Augustine Ryan, 83, of Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on March 4, 2017. He was born in Culver City, California on September 16, 1933. Ed joined the United States Air Force in 1952. He is survived by his wife, Janie Lou Ryan, who he married on July 4, 1986. Ed had a career in manufacturing for U.S. Envelope Company/Westvaco Corporation for 37 years. He had a passion for gardening and...
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Barbara J. Jones

June 8, 1938 - March 2, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Charles King, Jr.

March 22, 1927 - March 1, 2017

Lloyd Charles King, Jr., 89, passed away March 1, 2017, in Atlanta, Georgia, at the home of his son, Dan King.Charles was born on March 22, 1927 in Chicago, Illinois. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 56 years, Mary, his son Paul King, his son-in-law John Relyea, his parents Dorothea and Lloyd King of El Dorado, KS, and his brother Kenneth King of Leon, KS.Charles and Mary were...
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Nick H. Katapodis

May 21, 1932 - February 28, 2017

Nick Harry Katapodis, a devoted husband, father, and grandfather passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 after his two and half year struggle with dementia. Born on May 21, 1932 in Birmingham, Alabama, he lived his life with integrity and possessed a strong work ethic, as well high moral standards, virtues taught by his parents, Haralabos and Angeliki Katapodis. His family left the island of...
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Jeannette Flanagan Graddy

April 21, 1941 - February 27, 2017

Jeannette Flanagan Graddy, born April 21, 1941 in Columbus, GA, passed away February 27, 2017 at her home in Dunwoody, GA surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her spouse of 57 years, Mercer; her sons Mercer (wife Sherry) and Jim (wife Paige); grandchildren Tyler, Mary, Eric and Davis Graddy, Wes and Luke Dougherty; and siblings Lamar and Rick Flanagan and Patti Gladden. Visitation...
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Joyce McClellan Amacher

November 28, 1932 - February 26, 2017

Vera Joyce Amacher, Dunwoody GA - passed away peacefully Sunday, February 26th at her home in Dunwoody at the age of 84. Joyce was born on November 28, 1932 in Atlanta, GA to the late Emmett and Louis McClellan. She was a graduate of West Fulton High School where she was a star of the theater program. She attended the Crawford Long School of Nursing and enjoyed a career in pediatric nursing....
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Teresa Dunlap Warley

December 8, 1946 - February 26, 2017

Terry Dunlap Warley was born on December 8, 1946, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the daughter of Joan Davis and Henry Reeves Dunlap. She thrived as a child in the small town of Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania, where she happily corralled five younger siblings in games, art projects, role-play and neighborhood fun. She excelled in school at the Bryn Athyn Elementary School and the Girls’ School...
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Mildred Printer

August 22, 1931 - February 25, 2017

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Barry Conger McDaniel

September 5, 1933 - February 22, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Jeannette Bentley Moon

June 2, 1916 - February 22, 2017

Jeannette Bentley Moon, age 100, passed away February 22, 2017 at her home at Lenbrook Square. She was born June 2, 1916 in Putnam, CT and moved to Atlanta in 1933, and graduated from North Fulton High School. Mrs. Moon graduated from Oglethorpe University in 1938 and eventually received a master’s degree from Emory University and the University of Georgia. While at Oglethorpe, she met...
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Stuart A. Truslow

July 2, 1930 - February 21, 2017

Stuart Auchincloss Truslow began his eternal celebration in the presence of his Heavenly Father on February 21, 2017. He is survived by his wife of sixty two years, Helen Stevens Truslow of Atlanta, Georgia, his son Donald Kent Truslow and daughter in-law Beverly Leigh Truslow of Charlotte, North Carolina, son Edward Allen Truslow and daughter in-law Mary Alice Truslow of Valencia, California,...
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John D. Amico

March 14, 1952 - February 18, 2017

John E. D’Amico of Atlanta passed away peacefully on February 18, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Waterbury, CT in 1952, son of Pasquale and Elizabeth (Broudeur) D’Amico. He graduated from Sacred Heart High School, Tufts University, UCONN Law and NYU Masters in Tax Law.He started his career with Reid & Riege in Hartford, where he was a partner in the...
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Mary Virginia Dewberry

June 2, 1941 - February 14, 2017

Ginger Dewberry passed away on February 14 after a long battle with Alzheimer's. Affectionately known as Nana to her grandchildren and family, Ginger is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Dale; her two sons, David and Darin; her two daughters in law Sarah and Janet; and her three grandchildren, Catherine, Emily, and Sofia.Ginger was born to Lenora Green Greer and Fred Watson Greer in...
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Virginia Corby Vann

December 22, 1927 - February 9, 2017

Mary Virginia Corby Vann passed away February 9 in Atlanta, Georgia following brief illness. She is survived by her husband Donald C. Vann, daughter Vicki Vann Carayiannis, grandsons Alexander Carayiannis and Robert Rountree and son-in-law Ken Large. Two daughters, Virginia Vann (Ken Large) and Lynn Rountree preceded her in death.The daughter of Ruby and James Corby, Virginia was born in December...
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Georgina Mercedes De Meza

September 19, 1927 - February 6, 2017

Georgina Mercedes DeMezaGeorgia was born September 19, 1927 in Camagüey Cuba, Georgia’s father Bolivar Agramonte moved Georgia and his wife Mercedes to New York City when she was 2 years old, and she lived there until she met and married Harry DeMeza, in 1952. Harry was a graduate from Georgia Tech, and Georgia graduated from the Metropolitan School of Nursing in New York, They started...
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Mary Ellen Goddard

March 13, 1932 - February 6, 2017

Mary Ellen Goddard, 84, Atlanta, passed away Monday, February 6, 2017. She was born in Atlanta on March 13, 1932. Mary Ellen graduated from Hapeville High School in 1951. She was married to Jack Burton Goddard on February 14, 1958. She met Jack through his Sunday school teacher, and after dating only three months, they were married. He said she was fun and outgoing and never met a stranger. Mary...
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Doris E. LIANG

November 16, 1924 - February 5, 2017

Doris Edna Shields Liang, 92, of Atlanta, GA, died Sunday, February 5, 2017. Doris was born November 16, 1924, to the late Walter and Ethel Shields. She was married to the late Joseph Liang for over 40 years. She is survived by her children: Suzanne Liang, of Atlanta; Patricia Nelson (Mike), of Atlanta; Mark Liang (Cathy), of Charlotte, NC; her grandchildren: Erin Liang Dunn (Sam), of Boston,...
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Helen Louise Quadir

June 19, 1922 - February 1, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Rachel Pinson

December 28, 1923 - January 31, 2017

Rachel L. Pinson, 93, of Atlanta, GA, passed away January 31, 2017. She was born in Newberry, SC on December 28, 1923. Rachel received a business degree from Augusta College. She was married to the late George Pinson on July 31, 1946. Rachel had a career in the family business, Down’s Safe & Lock Co. She was a member of the Associated Locksmiths of America and the Flying Rebels. She had...
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Janis Whire Weldon

February 20, 1947 - January 30, 2017

Janis Whire Weldon, Age 69, of Covington passed away on Monday, January 30, 2017. Born on February 20, 1947, in Atlanta, Janis grew up in Brookhaven, GA and attended Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School, St. Pius High School, then graduated from Cross Keys High School in 1965. She retired from the Atlanta VA Medical Center in 2009, and loved spending time with her family and friends and...
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Amanda Marie McElroy

March 19, 1980 - January 29, 2017

In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Amanda's honor to the American Cancer Society at donate.cancer.org. Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Chapel, Atlanta, GA.
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W.C. Kuhlke

October 13, 1930 - January 26, 2017

W. C. “Bud” Kuhlke, age 86, passed away on January 26, 2017. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 40 years, Joyce Kuhlke, and his grandson, Travis Kuhlke. He is survived by his sister, Edith Kuhlke; five children, W.C. “Cass” Kuhlke, Jr., Karen Albenesius, Carol (Bob) Coulter, Steve (Jennie) Kuhlke, and Jennifer (Jerry) Dunson; and nine grandchildren, Kristen ...
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Frank Love

July 20, 1927 - January 24, 2017

Frank Love, Jr., age 89, civic-minded senior partner with Powell, Goldstein, Frazier and Murphy LLP, passed away on January 24, 2017 in Atlanta, GA. Frank was a loving father and good friend to many. He had a quick wit and a joyful soul, and always loved a good story with a pipe and a cocktail. He was a true Southern Gentleman and a joy to be around (unless you were on the opposite side of the...
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Samuel Alfred Azar

April 1, 1957 - January 24, 2017

Sam A. Azar of Cartersville passed away January 24, 2017. Sam is preceded in death by his parents George Azar Sr and Marie H. Azar. He is survived by his wife, Jamie Cardell Azar and his beloved dog Buster of Cartersville; 2 sons, Johnathan Azar (Leah) of Cartersville, Jason Azar (Lindsey) of Calhoun, grandson Ethan, grand daughters Sophie and Kayla, sister, Karen L. Azar of Cleveland, Ga; 4...
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Henry Howard Smith

November 3, 1927 - January 23, 2017

Henry Howard Smith, II passed away peacefully at Dogwood Forest Assisted Living Community in Dunwoody, Georgia on January, 23, 2017. Henry was born in Atlanta, Georgia on November 3, 1927 to Ella Sorin Smith and Francis Palmer Smith. He attended Druid Hills High School. Upon graduating high school, Henry followed his father’s footsteps and went to The University of Pennsylvania where he...
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Robert John Cheponis

October 7, 1927 - January 20, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Donald Louis Boney

June 27, 1940 - January 20, 2017

Colonel Donald Louis Boney, AUS, Retired, age 76, of Brookhaven, GA, died Friday, January 20, at Hospice Atlanta following a three-year battle with melanoma. He was born on June 27, 1940, the son of Raleigh Louis Boney and Rubye Rice Boney of Tifton, GA.He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Jane Lancaster Boney, of Brookhaven, originally of Spartanburg, SC; two children, Sarah Poole Adams (Jeff...
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Sara Hadden Thomas

October 3, 1932 - January 20, 2017

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Darleene L. Frink

January 5, 1951 - January 17, 2017

Darleene L. Frink, 66, passed away Jan. 17, 2017 surrounded by family at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, GA.Born January 5, 1951 in Hartford, CT, she moved to Stuart in 1960, coming from Winsted, CT. She lived in Martin County for over 50 years before relocating to Atlanta, GA in 2013.A 1969 graduate of Martin County High School, she worked at The Stuart News for 28 years prior to her retirement...
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Vivian Economy

December 19, 1932 - January 17, 2017

Vivian Economy, 84, of Atlanta, GA, passed away January, 17, 2017. She was born in Kalamata, Greece on December 19, 1932. She was married to Dr. Nick Takakis and was a devoted Yiayia to her grandson, Peter, (Harouli), the light of her life. She attended Georgia State University and she received a certification from the Columbia School of Broadcasting. Vivian worked in her broadcasting career...
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Edward M. Fusci

October 2, 1923 - January 16, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Eula Mae Locker

February 7, 1935 - January 14, 2017

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Robert E. Harken

June 14, 1946 - January 12, 2017

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Houston Parks Spencer

June 15, 1940 - January 10, 2017

Col. Houston Parks Spencer, 76, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2017, after a long illness. He was born in Calhoun, Ga, and spent most of his life residing in Marietta where he worked as a sales manager in the construction industry. He was a member of the Peachtree Christian Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Houston Parks Spencer and Reita Hessey Spencer. He is survived by...
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Mary Elizabeth Ratigan Toomer

April 13, 1950 - January 10, 2017

Mary Elizabeth Ratigan Toomer, 66, passed away peacefully Tuesday, January 10, 2016. Her large and loving family takes comfort in remembering her vibrancy and joy for life. Mary was born in Sanford, Florida, April 13, 1950 and was the daughter of John Hugh Ratigan and Beatrice Slavin Ratigan. Although she was the sixth of eight children, Mary was never at a loss for confidence and developed a...
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Julienne Patureau Keiley

January 20, 1937 - January 6, 2017

Julienne Patureau Keiley, 79, of Marietta, GA, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. Born in Atlanta, Ga on January 20, 1937 to Emile and Bertha Mae Patureau, she was a friendly soul who never met a stranger. She met and married John A. Keiley and together they had four children. Julienne was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She had a lifelong dedication to teaching...
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George S. Kleris

February 19, 1929 - January 1, 2017

Dr. George S. Kleris, passed away peacefully on the morning of January 1st, 2017. He was a beloved child of God, son, brother, uncle, husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, great grandfather and physician. To know him, was to love him.His life began in a small village named Pyrgos which is outside of Kalamata, Greece. He was the youngest of seven children born to Spiros and Pelagia...
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Christa E. Krause

January 17, 1931 - December 26, 2016

Christa Elizabeth (Leisler) Krause passed away on December 26, 2016 after a lengthy illness. She was born in Stettin, Germany on January 17, 1931 and immigrated to the United States in 1952 with her husband Hans. She is preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Hans Volkmar Krause (8-17-2013) and their son, Michael Hans Krause (12-19-1972). She is survived by her brother, Hans Leisler,...
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Olivia Alexander Adams

April 21, 1924 - December 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Harry Thomas Watkins

December 20, 2016

Harry Thomas Watkins, Sr. age 89 of Dunwoody, GA passed on Tuesday, December 20, 2016. He was born on May 18, 1927 in Durham, NC to the late Rotcher and Kathleen Watkins. He was preceded in death by his brother, Rotcher Watkins. He is survived by his loving wife, Maxine L. Watkins and his children: Beth (Tim) Zink, Harry (Susan) Watkins, Steve Watkins, David Watkins and Patricia (Horacio) Chavez....
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Saralee Gelman Fine

May 29, 1938 - December 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of H.M. Patterson & Son-Oglethorpe Hill Cha, Atlanta, GA.
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Lois Pruitt Anderson

January 31, 1926 - December 14, 2016

Lois Anderson, age 90, passed away Wednesday, December 14, 2016. She is the wife of the late Howard Anderson, and the daughter of the late Grady W. and Leola Pruitt. She is a native of Atlanta and worked for Westinghouse and H&R Block during her professional career. She is survived by her son Danny Anderson and daughters Connie Tucker and Lynn Scott. Visitation will be held at H.M. Patterson ...
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Peter Melton

October 23, 1961 - December 13, 2016

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Gurvis J. Hewell

July 21, 1923 - December 11, 2016

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Nancy Alvarene Williams

August 2, 1954 - December 10, 2016

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Thomas Douglas Dotson

July 25, 1940 - December 9, 2016

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David Nelson Word

February 10, 1960 - December 9, 2016

David Nelson Word passed away on December 9, 2016. He was 56. David was a native of Atlanta and a Summa Cum Laude graduate of Georgia Tech with a degree in mechanical engineering. He spent his early career at Rockwell International but a love of skydiving led him to a love of flying. He flew skydivers and airfreight to get flight hours and experience to achieve his dream to fly commercially....
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Helen Mackris Burleigh

February 12, 1931 - December 9, 2016

Atlanta — Helen (Eleni) M. Burleigh, 85, of Atlanta, passed away Friday, December 9, at 8:00pm at Arbor Terrace of Decatur, following a brief illness. Helen is pre-deceased by her husband, John Burleigh. She is survived by her two stepchildren, Sarah Alana and John Randall Burleigh, and grandchildren Wallace Perry, John Perry, Becca Burleigh Barnes, and Parker Burleigh. She also leaves her...
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Virginia T. Moore

March 31, 1924 - December 8, 2016

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Ruth Ernestine Sangster

November 2, 1926 - December 7, 2016

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Robert George Hiscock

April 7, 1925 - December 7, 2016

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Ralph Williams

May 14, 1962 - December 6, 2016

Ralph Williams III, husband of Connie Kelley Williams, passed away on December 7th after a brief, courageous fight against cancer. He was 54.Ralph was a native Atlantan and a graduate of the Lovett School and Georgia Tech. He worked in the commercial real estate industry, most recently as a Senior Vice President at the Hailey Realty Company. For most of his adult life, he was a member of the...
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John William Rumpp

May 19, 1941 - December 6, 2016

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Edward Everett Noble

March 19, 1928 - December 4, 2016

NOBLE, Ed Ed Noble, 88, peacefully passed away Sunday at his home after a lengthy illness. A longtime resident of Atlanta, Georgia, Ed Noble was a renowned visionary entrepreneur, business developer and philanthropist. Edward Everett Noble was born in 1928 in Ardmore, Oklahoma, to Lloyd and Vivian Noble. Ed spent his formative youth in Ardmore. At an early age, Noble learned the value of work...
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Emily Fisher Crum

October 4, 1914 - November 28, 2016

Emily Fisher Crum, 102, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by loved ones November 28, 2016 at Lenbrook in Atlanta, GA. Visitation will be at 10am Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016 at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Atlanta followed by services at 11am. A reception will follow. Entombment will be at Westview Cemetery at 2:00pm. Mrs. Crum was the widow of Remer Hamilton Crum. She...
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Joan Killian Burton

November 19, 1934 - November 23, 2016

Born in Wilmington, N.C. on November 19, 1934, she was married to William Sewell Burton for 61 years until her death on Nov. 23, 2016.She attended The Univ. of GA., Atlanta Div. and had a rewarding career as a Kindergarten Director where her skills were revered by children, parents and co-workers alike. After retiring from teaching, she enjoyed eighteen years of house boating with friends and...
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Wilton Wayt King

August 11, 1937 - November 21, 2016

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Stephen Martin Bowles

July 3, 1940 - November 20, 2016

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Ira Edmund Taylor

December 19, 1931 - November 20, 2016

Ira Edmund Taylor, age 84, of Atlanta, Georgia, passed away November 20, 2016 at Hospice Atlanta care after a brief illness.He was born in Jacksonville, Florida on December 19, 1931, to Virginia and Dick Taylor. Ira graduated from Hoke Smith High School and attended both Georgia Tech and Georgia State Universities before making the decision to volunteer in the U.S. Army where he operated the...
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Anna Hazel Gay

November 20, 1924 - November 19, 2016

Anna Hazel Gay passed away on Saturday, November 19, 2016, in Atlanta, Georgia. She was born on November 20, 1924, in Barrow County, Georgia. Anna Hazel graduated from Monroe High School and soon after began nurses’ training at St. Mary’s Hospital in Athens, Georgia. Answering the call to service during World War II, she joined the Army and continued her training as a medical tech. At...
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Anna Gay

November 20, 1924 - November 19, 2016

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Helen Gordon

December 25, 1926 - November 18, 2016

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William Lamar Thompson

April 15, 1945 - November 17, 2016

William Lamar Thompson of Atlanta, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, November 17 at Emory Midtown Hospital. He was 71. He was born on April 15, 1945 in Carnesville, Georgia. He is a graduate of Southern Tech, a division of Georgia Tech. On September 10, 1966 married the love of his life, Patricia Strickland, and together they had one daughter, Megan. He proudly served his country during the...
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