Funeral Announcements: Jan. 6, 2013
Death notices and funeral announcements from Paulding and West Cobb funeral homes for Sunday, Jan. 6. Click on the names of the deceased to be taken to their full obituaries posted on the funeral homes' websites.
Larry L. Baker: The 54-year-old of Lithia Springs died Monday, Dec. 24, 2012. Memorial service to be announced at a later date.
Sharon Staggs Bennett: Aug. 17, 1951 - Dec. 29, 2012. The family will receive friends at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory, 2480 Macland Road in Marietta, on Sunday, Jan. 6, from 2 to 5 p.m.
Memorial contributions can be made to Helping Hands of Paulding County, P.O. Box 1130, Dallas, GA 30132. Phone 770-443-1230 or visit www.helpinghandspauldingga.org.
Minnie L. Hunnicutt: May 2, 1935 - Jan. 2, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, at West Cobb Funeral Home and Crematory in Marietta. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Memorial Gardens in Mableton.
The family will receive friends Monday from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Jeanette Dunson Brooke: April 23, 1917 - Dec. 31, 2012. Mrs. Brooke was cremated and a memorial service is planned for Monday, Jan. 7, from the First United Methodist Church in LaGrange, with the Rev. Helen Henry officiating.
Jim Hardeman: Jan. 26, 1945 - Jan. 3, 2013. Funeral services will be Saturday, Jan. 12, at 11 a.m. from Clark Funeral Home, with the Rev. Jeremy Lundy and Brother Grant Hardeman officiating. Interment will follow in Paulding Memorial Gardens with full military honors. John Wiklanski, Terry Igoe, Stan Esckilsen, Jim Hiler, Jim Alsop, Dave Nottingham, Vic Bandini, Bernard Smith, Kelly McHugh, Lynn Kazmierowski and Francisco Marcano will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends Friday, Jan. 11, at Clark Funeral Home from 4 to 8 p.m.
Charlie Morris: July 5, 1943 - Jan. 3, 2013. Funeral services will be held Sunday, Jan. 6, at 2 p.m. from Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, with the Rev. Don Rackley officiating. The interment will follow in New Canaan Baptist Church Cemetery with Jeremy Hunton, Colby Hunton, Rusty Moss, Van Westbrook, Ron Raper and Joseph Casto serving as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 409410, Atlanta, GA 30384.
Tom P. Ryan: Aug. 4, 1923 - Dec. 25, 2012. A memorial mass will be held Friday, Jan. 18, at 2 p.m. from St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, with Father Adrian Pleus officiating.
In lieu of flowers, you may make donations to the Paulding County Chapter of the St. Vincent de Paul Society, 680 West Memorial Drive, Dallas, GA 30132.
J.D. Strickland: Oct. 31, 1924 - Jan. 4, 2013. Funeral services will be held Monday, Jan. 7, at 3 p.m. from the Clark Funeral Home in Hiram, with the Rev. Jimmy Tibbitts officiating. The interment will follow in the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday, Jan. 6, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Truman Talmadge Sosebee: Jan. 16, 1943 – Jan. 3, 2013. Funeral service will be held in the chapel of Jeff Eberhart Funeral Home on Sunday, Jan. 6, at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Dwayne Hewitt officiating. Music will be provided by Jeff Eberhart and will include the selection “Amazing Grace.” William Edward Sosebee, Paul Brian Sosebee, Patric Huston, William Thomason, Brian Lee Reed and Gary Scott Reddish will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow at Mt. Harmony Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday, Jan. 6, from 9 a.m. until the funeral hour.