Ms. Cassidy Alexis Gardner, 18, of Summerville, GA died Monday, December 2, 2013 from injuries received in an automobile accident.
Cassidy was born August 2, 1995 in Fort Oglethorpe, GA, the daughter of Jeffrey Lamar Gardner and Wendelin Secret Brown Atkins. She was a graduate of Trion High School and was currently attending Georgia Northwestern College. Cassidy was a member of the Summerville Pentecostal Worship Center. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Margaret Gardner, great-grand parents, Walter Nichols, Howard and Pauline Finster, Paul Gardner, Oliver and Evelyn Brown.
Survivors include her father and step-mother, Jeff and Tabatha Gardner; mother and step-father, Wendelin and Christopher Atkins; brothers, Zachary Gardner, Staven Gardner, Gunnar Gardner, Blaze Hughes, and Calvin Atkins; sisters, Chloe Vavaliente, and Emarey Gardner; grandparents, Gary and Carol Brown, Tommy and Judy Gardner; Beverly and Danny Guinn, and Reford and Gail Atkins; great grandparents, Betty Nichols, Foye Gardner, Madia Lou Kinsey.
Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p. m. Friday, December 6, 2013 at Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Andy Huthins and Rev. Kevin Woods officiating. Burial will follow in West Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Chuck Cox, JR, Seth Cox, Brian Baggett, Brian Kittle, Nedoka Self, Sidney Self, Dylan Thorton, and Zach Martin. Honorary pallbearers will be all members of the Trion High School Class of 2013.
Cassidy will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. Thursday, December 5, 2013.
Mrs. Bobbie Zula Ray Crane, 80, of Rinehart, AL died Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at the residence of her daughter in Pisgah, AL
Mrs. Crane was born July 30, 1933 in Rinehart, AL, the daughter of the latePorter Alvin Ray and Ella Rhinehart Ray. She was a homemaker and a self employed house painter. Mrs. Crane was preceded in death by sisters, Louise Gaylor, Mae Nixon, Willie Lee Broome, and June Prestwood; and a brother, Ernest Ray.
Mrs. Crane is survived by her husband, Charlie Crane; son, Charles Dean Crane; daughters, Deborah Carol Berry, Donna Cheryl Padgett, and Dana Charlene Leming; sisters, Bea Reynolds, Maggie Tallent, and Ruth Harris; brothers, George Ray, Alvin Ray, and Gene Ray; 5 Grandchildren; and 2 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral services for Mrs. Crane will be held at 1:00 p. m. (EST) Friday, December 6, 2013 from the chapel of Mason Funeral Home, with Rev. Billy Murdock officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Dale Padgett, Daniel Padgett, Scott Padgett, Darryl Ray, Tim Leming, and Tyler Leming.
Mrs. Crane will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. (EST) Thursday, December 5, 2013.
MRS. LAVERNE Y. LANDRY, AGE 80, OF 55 STOCKADE RD., SUMMERVILLE, GA (FORMERLY OF ORLANDO, FL) PASSED AWAY ON MONDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 19, 2013 AT HER RESIDENCE.
MRS. LANDRY WAS BORN IN EDMONTON, ALBERTA, CANADA ON JULY 2, 1933, DAUGHTER OF THE LATE GERALD EDGAR ANDERSON AND MILDRED BARBAS ANDERSON. SHE WAS ALSO PRECEDED IN DEATH BY HER HUSBAND, PIERRE LANDRY.
A LONGTIME RESIDENT OF FLORIDA, SHE MOVED TO GEORGIA IN ORDER TO BE CLOSER TO HER GRANDCHILDREN. MRS. LANDRY WAS A BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR. SHE LIVED LIFE TO THE FULLEST, SHARING AND GIVING TO THOSE AROUND HER WITHOUT RESERVATION. WE WILL MISS HER, BUT SHE HAS LEFT US WITH INDELIBLE HAPPY MOMORIES TO CHERISH.
SURVIVORS INCLUDE HER THREE CHILDREN, KIMBERLY RICHARSON AND HER HUSBAND, KEN OF ORLANDO, FL; KELLY LANDRY OF LAGUNA BEACH, CA; TODD LANDRY AND HIS WIFE, TAMI OF LYERLY, GA; TWO SIBLINGS, EDGAR ANDERSON AND LAVONNE BLACKSTONE; SEVEN GRANDCHILDREN, MAEGAN LOUPE, DISTIN RICHARDSON, SHANNON MUNAYYER, CAITLYN LANDRY, THOMAS MUNAYYER, BROOKE LANDRY, SAVANNA LANDRY; THREE GREAT GRANDCHILDREN, DOMENIC, VINCENT, AND EVA KENLEY RICHARDSON; NIECES, NEPHEWS AND FRIENDS ALSO SURVIVE.
A PRIVATE MEMORIAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT A LATER DATE.
HENDERSON & SONS FUNERAL HOME, NORTH CHAPEL & CREMATORY, HAS CHARGE OF THE ARRANGEMENTS.
Mr. Collins was born March 29, 1952, the son Christine Stubblefield and the late Leon Collins. He was employed with Roper Corporation.
Mr. Collins is survived by his mother, Christine Stubblefield; sons and daughters-in-law, Chris and Jennifer Collins and Garrett and Amanda Collins; daughter and son-in-law, Emily and Mitch Gregory; sister, Leona Wimpee; and 14 Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. EST Friday, December 6, 2013 at Mason Funeral Home with Rev. Randall Beagles officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Russell Wright, Mark Wright, Jesse Crabtree, Stacey Bowman, Jim Rogers, and Jason Youngblood.
Mr. Collins will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. EST Thursday, December 5, 2013.