Louise Arrington Herndon

CARTERSVILLE -- Louise Arrington Herndon, 77, of Cartersville, died Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2002.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. today at Oakland Heights Baptist Church in Cartersville with the Revs. Sammy Burgess, Danny May and Sam Smith officiating. Burial will follow in the Sunset Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be Sam Simpson, Paul O'Neal, Joe Nix, Clyde Brock, Willard Arrowood, Ronnie Nix, Bill Shook and Bob Bearden.

Born Aug. 18, 1925 in Tift County, Mrs. Herndon was the daughter of the late Leon and Hattie McBrayer Arrington. she was a member of the Oakland Heights Baptist Church where she was a member of the Ladies Sunday School Class and was retired from the First Brands Corporation.

Mrs. Herndon was preceded in death by her husband, Millard F. Herndon, Jr. in 1985. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Richard Elrod of Cartersville, Sandra and Bob Brolsma of White, and Bernice and Ray Fields of Acworth; nine grandchildren, Kim Smith, Brad Elrod, Lisa Farr, Amanda Herndon, Stephen Brolsma, Lori Henson, Brooke Lance, Chris Moss and Danielle Spiers; 12 great-grandchildren; four sisters, Christine Hutchens of Cartersville, Betty Spradley of Tifton, Joanne Barge of Cuthbert, and Mary Lois Smith of Tifton; her stepmother, Mamie Arrington of Tifton; and one sister and brother-in-law, Emogene and Melvin Folsom of Tifton.

Mrs. Herndon was also preceded in death by a son and daughter-in-law, Joey and Deborah Herndon; a daughter, Karen Herndon; and a grandson, Robbie Brolsma.

Owen Funeral Home in Cartersville is in charge of arrangements.

Ronald G. Fallender

TIFTON -- Ronald George Fallender, 61, of Tifton, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, at Tift Regional Medical Center.

A memorial service will be held Sunday at 3 p.m. at First Assembly of God with the Rev. Eddie Hutchinson officiating.

Born Sept. 4, 1941 in New Jersey, Mr. Fallender was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Fallender. He was a bus driver for Greyhound Bus Company and attended Tifton's First Assembly of God. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a longtime resident of Tifton.

Mr. Fallender is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Melissa and Walter Kegley of Enigma; one daughter, Heather Fallender of Tifton; one son, David Fallender of Bronson, Fla.; two stepsons, Vincent Carter of Tifton and Jeffrey Carter of Moultrie; and four grandchildren.

Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors, Tiftarea Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

The Rev. Walter Hewlette Adams

FITZGERALD -- The Rev. Walter Hewlette Adams, 84, of Fitzgerald, died Thursday, Nov. 28, 2002, at his residence.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 3 p.m. at Big Creek Baptist Church with burial following at Big Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Irwin County. Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. tonight at Paulk Funeral Home in Fitzgerald.

Born April 22, 1918 in Wilcox County, The Rev. Adams was the son of the late Walter James Adams and Mary Jane Whittle Adams. He was a Baptist minister and was the pastor at Antioch Baptist Church in Worth County for 29 years and was the pastor at Double Run Baptist Church in Wilcox County and Prospect Baptist Church in Ben Hill County. He was also a farmer and a school bus driver. He was the former chaplain for the Irwin County Hospital and the Bank of Fitzgerald. He was also a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.

The Rev. Adams was preceded in death by his wife, Velma Evans Adams. He is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Judy Adams and Glenn Lamar Deaver of Albany; three grandchildren, Glenn Lamar Deaver, Jr. of Thomasville, Adam Ward Deaver of Macon and Tiffani Vel Deaver of Albany; seven great-grandchildren, Carrie Elizabeth Deaver, Hannah Alysse Deaver, Kennedy Lane Deaver, Amber Magdeline Deaver, Matthew James Rogers, Devan Vel Deaver and Terrell-Carolyn Berlin Deaver; three brothers, Cecil Adams of Rebecca, Nathaniel Adams of Wilcox County and Harmon Adams of Rebecca; two sisters, Geraldine Evans of Lands Crossing in Irwin County and Annette Mashburn of Rebecca.


ulk Funeral Home of Fitzgerald is in charge of arrangements.

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