Obituary Information

Lanier Moss
No obituary available
Julius Cooper
Julius Raymond Cooper, age 90, of Lilburn, died on August 22, 2015. He was born in Walton County on May 16, 1925 to the late Della Mae Jones Cooper and the late Curry Claude Cooper. He was preceded in death by his wife, the late Carolyn Cooper, and by his sisters, the late Mary Riden, the late Edna Stowe, Evelyn Myers, and the late Carolyn Day. He is survived by his daughters, Judieth Cooper of Lilburn, Karen Cooper of Doraville; and several nieces and nephews. A visitation and funeral service will be held on Tuesday, August 25, 2015. The visitation will be from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm. The Funeral service will begin at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Ray Pinkerton and Rev. Don Malcom officiating. Interment will follow at Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
David Mitchell
Dr. David Anderson Mitchell, age 77, of Monroe,. GA,. Previously of Gainesville, FL, passed away on August 21, 2015, from congestive heart failure. David was born January 1, 1938, in Potlatch, Idaho, to Robert Anderson Mitchell and Ethel Marian Reynolds. He was an only child. David grew up In Mosco Idaho, Tulare, CA, and Ellensburg, WA. He graduated with a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine Degree from Washington State University in 1964. Most of his career was spent as an administrator with the Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service. He was the Veterinarian in Charge of Washington, Oregon and Alaska regarding importation and exportation of animals into and out of the state plus elimination- and/or control of cattle diseases, and then the AVIC of Florida until h retired in 1993. During his tenure with the USDA, he received many awards from the Secretary of Agriculture for his Federal service and accomplishments. He was Instrumental In the elimination of brucellosis in the state of Florida. He was also in charge of the task force in California for eliminating t e threat of Newcastle disease In chickens. He was one of two foreign animal disease diagnosticians in e'' United States. David loved to tell stories of his life and adventures. He had a wonderful sense of humor. He was an avid fisherman, amateur ham radio operator, and, being a veterinarian, a lover of all animals. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Becky; children, Todd Mitchell (Theresa); Susan Riley (Jeff); grandchildren Brett Mitchell, Wheeler Mitchell and Becca Mitchell, and his faithful, loving Rat Terrier, Tilly. The service for David will be held Monday, August 24, 2015, at 4:00-p.m. at Union Chapel Methodist Church, Pannel Rd., Monroe, GA, with Rev. Roger Canuel officiating. Burial will take place after the service at Hill Haven Memorial Gardens, Monroe. Meadows Funeral Home, Monroe
James Williams
James Williams James Washington Williams, age 95, of Monroe, died on August 20, 2015. He was born in Eatonton, Ga on November 28, 1919, to the late Elizabeth Eliza McCarty and the late James Washington Williams Sr. Surviving are: daughters and son-in-law, Elizabeth and Bill Pugh of Monroe; Deidre Williams of Monroe; son and daughter-in-law, Buck and Teresa Williams of Watkinsville; sister, Montine Smith of Between, sister-in-law Norma Childress of Perryville, AK; 7 grandchildren, and 13 great grandchildren. Funeral services were Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with the Rev. Alex Williams officiating. Interment followed at New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery, in Between,Ga In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Wayfarers Senior Group, First Baptist Church, 202 Mcdaniel St., Monroe, GA 30655-0351 Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Homer Puckett
No obituary available
Phillip Wright
No obituary available.
Barry Mobley
John Barry Mobley, the only son of Sue Crowe of Bogart, and the late John Roy Mobley of Monroe, passed away peacefully at his home on August 11th, after a 19 year battle with heart disease. Barry was married to his loving and faithful wife, Nina Campbell Mobley, for over 33 years. Barry loved racing and spent much of his early years driving the #17 car in the North Georgia circuit. He built and operated a successful business, Custom Hardwood Floors, for over 30 years, that will be carried on by his son, Michael. For those lucky enough to know him, he was the (Hardwood Floor Man) a man that loved his life, friends, and family, and never turned away a friend in need. He was a big man with a big heart who made the lives of those around him better by just being a part of them. He also volunteered with the mentally disabled and donated to the poor. His memory will be carried on by his loving wife, his son Michael Mobley (wife, April Mobley); grandchildren: Austin, Trenton, and Mychaela; and his daughter, Sara Alina Mobley (soon to be son-in-law, Russell Jackson Ingram). Barry had one sister, Sheryl Mobley. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Cancer Foundation of Northeast Georgia where his wife serves on the board. To learn more about the organization and how they provide financial assistance to those receiving cancer treatment, please visit their website at www.cancerfoundationofnga.org.
Sarah Starnes
Sarah Lottie Starnes, age 91, of Loganville, died on August 10, 2015. She was born in Walton County on April 27, 1924 to the late Mattie Lou Dorsey Cooper and the late Robert Lee Cooper. She was preceded in death by her son, the late Marvin Starnes. She is survived by her children: Bobby Starnes of Augusta, Jimmy Starnes of Social Circle, Evelyn and Jr. Matheson of Hampton, Kenny and Shirley Starnes of Monroe, Linda and Steve Powers of Bishop, Vanita and Calvin Thomas of Cannon, Cheri Thomas of Bethlehem, Yvonne Pinson of Monroe, Eddie Starnes of Loganville, Michelle and Brian Harper of Loganville; 31 grandchildren, 71 great grandchildren, and 9 great great grandchildren. Funeral services were Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at 2:00 pm at the Lighthouse World Outreach Center with Rev. Jerry Cooper and Rev. Raymond Hardy officiating. Interment followed at Mt. Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Marion "John" Minish
No obituary available
Cody Glynn Patterson
Cody Glynn Patterson, beloved son of Glynn and Cindy Patterson, passed away July 25, 2015. Visitation will be held at Meadows Funeral Home on Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm. A memorial service will proceed in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home at 2:00 pm. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Sara Gravett
Mrs. Sara Autry Gravett, beloved mother, grandmother, sister and friend, died on August 5, 2015 at Great Oaks in Monroe, GA, after a long illness. She was born in Walton County, Ga on April 29, 1928. She was the daughter of the late Mr. Hurst Autry and Mrs. Nellie Ruth (Holder) Autry. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. William (Buck) Gravett, and her two brothers, Mr. Marvin Autry, Sr., and Mr. Holder Autry. She graduated from Monroe High School in 1945 and married in 1948. She and her husband moved to Decatur, Ga and she went to work at Southern Railroad. She retired after 40 years of service. She was a wonderful mother and dedicated to her family. She loved her two children more than anything. She was also a dedicated Christian and was and an active member of Snellville First Baptist Church until her illness. She is survived by her son, Mr. Ken Gravett of Snellville, and her daughter, Mrs. Vickie (Don) Everett of Thomasville, GA; two grandchildren, Mrs. Ashley (Randy) Burd of Ironton, MO, and Mr. Keith Everett (Sheryl) of Burlington, KY. She also has 3 great grandchildren. She is also survived by loving sisters, Mrs. Dorothy Piper of Snellville, GA, Mrs Martha (Harold) Marks of Mansfield, GA, and Mrs. Patsy Chevalier of Blounts Creek, NC.; sister in law, Mrs. Susanne Autry of Monroe; many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. Visitation will be held on Friday, August 7, 2015 from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm at Meadows Funeral Home. A funeral service will immediately follow the visitation at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home. Burial will be at Mt. Paran Primitive Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home in Monroe, GA is in charge of arrangements.
Jonathan Kelly
Jonathan Keith Kelly, age 31, of Monroe, died on July 24, 2015. He was born in Walton County on December 3, 1983 to Regina Ann Wilbanks Skinner and Keith Elma Kelly. He is survived by his wife, Cathy Kelly of Monroe; mother and step father, Regina and Tim Skinner of Monroe; father and step mother, Keith and Cathy Kelly of Monroe; grandmother, Darlene Hicks of Nicholson; daughter, Mikynzie Sears; sons, Nathan Sears, Hunter Atchley; sisters, Jessica Kelly of Nicholson, Beth Kelly of Nicholson; step brothers, Anthony Anderson of Monroe; Chuck Coker of Monroe. Funeral services were Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 2:00 pm at Jersey Holiness Church. Interment followed at Jersey Holiness Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Martha Mclendon
Martha Delia McLendon, age 103, Rutledge, died on July 22, 2015. She was born in Thomson, GA on April 11, 1912, to the late Annie Kate and William Samuel Shields. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Nick McLendon. She is survived by her daughter and son in law, Ann and Jerry Morrow of Loganville; sons and daughters in law, Joe and Paula McLendon of Brunswick, Tom and Kay McLendon of Rutledge; 7 grandchildren and 12 ½ great grandchildren. Funeral services were Friday, July 24, 2015 at 11:00 am at the First Baptist Church of Social Circle Tribble Chapel. Interment followed at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens in Thomson, GA. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Tommy Dillard
Tommy Edwin Dillard, age 89, of Monroe, died on July 18, 2015. He was born in Walton County on December 18, 1925 to the late Mae Michael Dillard and the late Ernest Lee Dillard. He was preceded in death by his wife, the late Annie Dee Sims Dillard. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Rickey and Margaret Dillard of Monroe. Funeral services were Tuesday, July 21, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Kadar White officiating. Interment followed at Mt. Vernon Christian Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Lois Miller
Lois Miller Lois Miller, age 94, of Monroe, died on July 17,2015. She was born on May 7th 1921 to the late Lillie Mae Harper and the late George Autry. She was preceded in death by her Husband, the late J.P. Miller Surviving are: daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Rex Cates of Monroe, Son and daughter-in-law Leo and Margaret Miller of Monroe, sister Elizabeth Atha of Monroe; 4 Grandchildren and 9 Great Grandchildren. Funeral services were Monday, July 20, 2015 at 1:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Wes Sanders, officiating. Interment followed at Resthaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The National Breast Cancer Foundation, Inc. 2600 Network Blvd., Suite 300 Frisco, Texas 75034 or Visit www.nationalbreastcancer.org Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Reba Stone
Reba Merle Stone, age 79, of Bishop, died on July 16, 2015. She was born on November 11, 1935 to the late Dessie Lee Pulliam Evans and the late D.J. Evans. She was preceded in death by her brother, the late Mack Evans. Surviving are: husband, Buford Stone of Bishop, sons and daughters in law, Ron and Lola Stone of Madison, David and Martha Stone of Bishop Stone of Bishop, Kenneth Stone of Bishop; sisters and brothers in law, Jean and Allen Slaton of Comer, Tempie and Robby Martin of Watkinsville, Terrie and Willie Wood of Milledgeville; 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. A Visitation will be held on Saturday, July 18th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Meadows Funeral Home in Monroe, GA. A funeral service will be held on Sunday, July 19th at 3:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Eddie Wiggins officiating. Interment will follow at Bostwick City Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Tommy Price
Tommy Price, age 76, of Monroe, died on July 15, 2015. He was born in Walton County on August 29, 1938 to the late Lillie Patton Price and the late Tom Price. He was preceded in death by his son, the late Randy Price. Surviving are: wife, Joyce Price of Monroe; sons and daughters in law, Andy and Cindy Price of Monroe, Terry and Amy Price of Commerce, Jerry Price of Auburn, sister, Callie Peppers of Monroe; brother, John Price of Monroe; 7 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Funeral services were Saturday, July 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Chris Yancey, Rev. Frankie Green, and Rev. Mike Farmer, officiating. Interment followed at Bold Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Patricia Coleman
No obituary available