Funeral Announcements

2017 Services
(in Descending Order by Date of Passing)

William T. Bowen

Age 91 of Marietta

Springville Lodge #153

Passed Thursday, December 28, 2017


Funeral Service Saturday December 30, 2017 

2:00pm

Davis-Struemp Funeral Home Chapel

1975 East-West Connector, Austell, GA

with Masonic Last Rites

 

Interment will be held Tuesday January 2, 2018

10:00am at The Georgia National Cemetery in Canton


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John Moses Carroll Jr

Age 88 of Lithia Springs

Latham Lodge #12

Passed Wednesday, December 6, 2017


Funeral Service Tuesday December 12, 2017 

11:00am

White Columns Funeral Chapel, Mableton, GA

 

Interment will follow at Mount Harmony Memorial Gardens

with Masonic Last Rites


William T Gillispie, Age 90

Nelms Lodge #323


Passed Sunday,  November 12, 2017

Service Thursday November 15th

12:30pm

with Masonic Last Rites

at

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home

Cartersville, Georgia

 

Memorial Club Members...

Nelms Lodge 323 will open the Lodge at 10:30am and proceed to the Funeral Home in Cartersville for the 12:30pm ceremony.


Scott Carter Craddock

Age 87 of Marietta, GA

Samuel S Lawrence Lodge #721

Passed Wednesday, October 11, 2017

 

Masonic Last Rites

Friday October 20th

1:00pm

Cheatham Hill Memorial Park

 

Memorial Club Members...

Samuel S Lawrence Lodge 721 will open the Lodge at 11:30am and proceed to the Cemetery for the 1:00pm ceremony.


Thomas Wilson Echols

Age 89 of Lawrenceville, GA

Springville Lodge 153

Passed Saturday, August 5, 2017

 

Funeral Service Wednesday August 9, 2017 

11:00am

Time Stewart Funeral Home in Lawrenceville

 

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Interment will follow at Sardis Methodist Church Cemetery

with Masonic Last Rites with Masonic Last Rites by Dekalb County Memorial Club


Memorial Club Members…..
Brethren, I am pleased to let you know that Dekalb County Memorial Club has agreed to perform Masonic last rites for the Springville member in my earlier email.

--Rob Simpson


Dean Clarence Wilkins

Age 84 of Smyrna, GA

Nelms Lodge 323

Passed Saturday, July 22, 2017

 

Funeral Service Thursday July 27, 2017 

11:00am

Chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna

 

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Interment will follow at Georgia Memorial Park in Smyrna

with Masonic Last Rites


James Roland Whitfield

Age 79 of Villa Rica, GA

Mableton Lodge 171

Passed Tuesday, June 20, 2017

 

Funeral Service Saturday June 24, 2017 

1:00 p.m

in the Chapel of Jones-Wynn Funeral Home in Villa Rica

with Masonic Last Rites

 

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Interment will follow at Meadowbrook Memory Gardens 

in Villa Rica.


Sam Kenneth Gosa

Age 91 of Blairsville, formerly Marietta, GA

Samuel S Lawrence Lodge 721

Passed Sunday, May 28, 2017

Funeral Service Friday June 2, 2017 

2:00 p.m

in the Chapel of Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home in Marietta

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Interment will follow at Mountain View Cemetery

in Marietta.

with Masonic Last Rites


Jack Norman Brown
Age 84, of Douglasville, GA
Nelms Lodge #323 F&M
Passed Tuesday, January 24, 2017
Funeral Service Friday January 27, 2017
1:00 pm
Carmichael Funeral Home - Smyrna
Interment will follow at Georgia Memorial Park Cemetery
With Masonic Last Rites

Benjamin L. Turner
Age 87, of Acworth, GA
Acworth Lodge #176 F&M
Passed Sunday January 15, 2017
Funeral Service Thursday January 19, 2017
11:00 am
At Collins Funeral Home in Acworth
With Masonic Last Rites
Interment will follow at Rolling Hills Memory Gardens



2018 Services
(in Descending Order by Date of Passing)

2018-23

Donald Wilkes
Age 86
of Marietta, GA

Kennesaw Lodge No 33
James E Sledge Daylight Lodge #742
Cobb County Masonic Convention, PM

Passed Thursday Dec 20, 2018

Burial Wednesday Dec 26, 2018
at the Georgia National Cemetery, Canton
1:30 pm
with Military Honors

(No Masonic Service)

Memorial Service Saturday January 12, 2019 
at Smyrna Presbyterian Church
11:00 am Service, then Reception


OBITUARY

Donald Wilkes, 86, of Marietta, Georgia, passed away December 20, 2018. He was born April 11, 1932, in Emanuel County, Georgia, but grew up in Toombs County, Georgia. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Brenda Turner Wilkes; daughter, Julie Wilkes Marsh, and sons, Donald Lee and Joseph Craig Wilkes; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. 

After high school, he enlisted in the United States Army and served in the Korean War during 1951-1952 in the 64th Tank Battalion 3rd Infantry Division. After the military, he started his career at Independent Life Insurance Company. In 1963, he moved to Marietta, Georgia, as District Sales Manager and retired after 41 years of service. During that time, he was President of the Cobb County Life Underwriter’s Association, served as Vice President of the Georgia Association, having taught several life insurance sales courses. He was a member of Smyrna Presbyterian Church since 1979, serving as deacon, elder, and Clerk of Session for over twenty years. He was a Mason of 53 years at Kennesaw Lodge No. 33 and served as Worshipful Master and Ambassador to the Widow’s Club. He was Past Master for James Sledge Daylight Lodge No. 742 and the Cobb County Masonic Convention. 

Burial will be at the Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, Georgia with military honors on December 26, 2018, at 1:30 p.m.

There will be a memorial service at Smyrna Presbyterian Church, 3130 Atlanta Road, Smyrna, Georgia 30080, on Saturday, January 12, 2019. Visitation will be from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. The service will be at 11:00 a.m. followed by a reception in the fellowship hall. 

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Smyrna Presbyterian Church in Smyrna, Georgia, or the Yaarab Shriners Hospital for Children.


2018-22

James Ralph Temple, Sr.

Age 82
of Dallas, GA
 
Springville Lodge #153
 
Passed Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Service Sunday, December 23, 2018
1:00pm
with Masonic Last Rites
 
at Benson Funeral Home Chapel
309 Hardee Street
Dallas, GA  30132




2018-21

Donald Roger Seymore
Age 85
of Powder Springs, GA
 
Latham Lodge #12
 
Passed Monday, November 26, 2018
Service Thursday, November 29, 2018
2:00pm
with Masonic Last Rites
 
at Davis-Struempt Chapel
1975 East-West Conn
Austell, GA  30106



2018-20

Clarence Ray Hobbs

Age 82 
of Douglasville, GA

Mableton Lodge #171
(Formerly Leland Lodge)

Died Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Service Saturday, November 17, 2018

4:00pm

with Masonic Last Rites

The Memorial Club will assemble 

at 3:30pm

at Davis-Struempt Chapel

1975 East-West Conn
Austell, GA 30106

2018-19

Curtis Eugene Waters

Age 62 of Acworth

 Mableton Lodge #171

Passed on Friday, August 17, 2018

Funeral Service Saturday, Aug 25, 2018

12:00 pm

Darby Funeral Home Chapel
480 East main Street, Canton, GA

Interment will follow at Georgia Memorial Park
2000 Cobb Parkway, Marietta
with Masonic Last Rites

If your schedule permits, please meet at the grave site (Georgia Memorial Park) no later than 1:15pm

2018-18

William "David" Owen

Age 53 of Austell, GA

 Latham Lodge #12

Passed on Monday, August 6, 2018

Funeral Service Saturday, Aug 11, 2018

3:00 pm

Crossroads Baptist Church

78 Dallas Acworth Highway, Dallas, GA

with Masonic Last Rites

Interment will follow at Crossroads Baptist Church Cemetery

Brethren- Pleaser remember WB Owen and his family while on bended knee in devotion to almighty God


2018-17

B.J. ‘Jackie’ Walden

Age 71 of Powder Springs, GA

 Springville  Lodge #153

Passed on Monday, August 6, 2018

Funeral Service Thursday, Aug 9, 2018

11:00 am

Chapel of Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home

3940 Macland Road, Powder Springs, GA

with Masonic Last Rites

Interment will follow at Powder Springs Cemetery

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2018-16

Cecil Earl Culp
Age 77 of Kingston, GA
Passed on Friday June 29, 2018
 Acworth Lodge #176
Funeral Service Monday, July 2, 2018
1:00pm

Chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home
2950 North Cobb Pkwy, Kennesaw, GA

Interment will follow at Liberty Hill Cemetery
Cemetery Rd,  Acworth, GA 30101
with Masonic Last Rites at Graveside



2018-15

Henry Washington Smoak

Age 88

Capital View Lodge #640

Passed Wednesday, May 30, 2018


Memorial Service Saturday June 2, 2018 

12:00 pm


Carmichael Marietta Funeral Home Chapel

1130 Whitlock Ave, Marietta,GA

with Masonic Last Rites


2018-14

Dan Gray

Age 80

Plainville Lodge #364

Passed Wednesday, May 23, 2018


Memorial Service Saturday June 2, 2018 

2:00 pm


Marietta Funeral Home Chapel

915 Piedmont Road,Marietta,GA 30066

with Masonic Last Rites


2018-13

Robert Lamar Miller

Age 88

Meyerhardt Lodge #314

Passed Sunday, May 20, 2018


Memorial Service Thursday May 24, 2018 

2:00 pm

Medford-Peden Funeral Home

1408 Canton Rd NE, Marietta, GA


Followed by Interment at

Kennesaw Memorial Park

1306 Whitlock Avenue

Marietta GA 30064

with graveside Masonic Last Rites


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2018-12

Mark Lawrence 

Age 55 of Austell

Latham Lodge #12

Passed Wednesday, April 11, 2018


Memorial Service Saturday April 28, 2018 

2:00 pm

Bellamy Funeral Home Hiram Chapel

3551 Jimmy Lee Smith Pkwy, Hiram, GA

with Masonic Last Rites


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2018-11

Edward "Eddie" Vincent Massaro 

Age 56 of Acworth

Kennesaw Lodge #33

Passed Sunday, April 22, 2018


Funeral Service Thursday April 26, 2018 

11:00 am

Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home Chapel

2950 Cobb Pkwy, Kennesaw, GA

with Masonic Last Rites

 

Interment will follow


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2018-10

Wor Bro Hollis Preast has passed 


Meyerhardt Lodge #314 and Sledge Daylight Lodge #742


A Lodge of Sorrow will open at Meyerhardt Lodge #314 

on Wednesday April 18th 

at 12:00 noon


Masonic Last Rites will be held Graveside
at Pine Ridge Cemetery, Kennesaw
on Wednesday April 18th
 at 2 pm 

All Brothers are invited to the Lodge of Sorrow

at Meyerhardt #314

 to share memories about Hollis


Brethren, please assemble at the Cemetery

 between 1:30 and 1:45 pm 

The Hearse from the Funeral home

should arrive then.


Hollis attended and was a member of several Lodges;

including Acworth #176 and Cartersville #63.

Please pass the word to Brethren that knew him.



2018-09
James Edwin Brown
Age 87 

A member of 
Charity Daylight Lodge #754
Atlanta, GA

Died April 10, 2018
 
Service Friday April 13, 2018 
2:00pm 

Carmichael Funeral Home
1130 Whitlock Ave. NW, Marietta,GA 30064

Burial will follow at
Kennesaw Memorial Park Cemetery
with Masonic Last Rites 

OBITUARY

James Edwin Wood, age 87 of Marietta, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018. Funeral service will be 2:00 PM Friday, April 13, 2018 at Carmichael Funeral Home in Marietta. Burial will follow at Kennesaw Memorial Park Cemetery. 
Mr. Wood was born in Atlanta and was a master machinist retired from Auto Soler after 40 plus years as foreman over the wire and nail departments. He served in the US Navy and then in the US Army as an aircraft mechanic. Mr. Wood was a Shriner and enjoyed working with the Shrine Circus-fundraising for the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital. He also loved boating and fishing.
Mr. Wood was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years Frances Wood. He is survived by son and daughter-in-law Walter L. Bates and Anne Weiss Bates; daughter and son-in-law Lisa Bates Redd and Terry Redd; 6 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren; and sisters-in-law Betty Ann Wood and Ruth Wood.
The family will greet friends at the funeral home on Thursday, April 12 from 5 to 8 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Childrens Hospital at stjude.org.
Carmichael Funeral Home 1130 Whitlock Ave. NW, Marietta,GA 30064


2018-08

Frank Dennis Duncan
Age 80 

A member of Meyerhardt #314
Kennesaw, GA

Died March 9, 2018
 
Service Sunday March 25, 2018 
2:00pm 
with Masonic Last Rites 


Covenant Presbyterian Church
2881 Canton Rd, Marietta

A Reception will immediately follow
at the Church

OBITUARY

Frank Dennis Duncan of Marietta, GA passed away on March 9, 2018, at 80 yeaHe was a graduate of Bass High School in Atlanta, GA and Presbyterian College in Clinton, SC, where he was a member of Kappa Alpha Order.

Frank was preceded in death by his parents, his brother George L. Duncan, Jr. and his sister Carolyn Duncan Schilling. He is survived by his sister Claire Richardson of Norfolk, VA.

Additionally, he is survived by Carolyn Rhea Lewis his loving wife of 55 years. They were married in Atlanta, GA on April 14, 1962. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. His children, George Duncan, Rhea Duncan Brashear and Ben Duncan along with their spouses and six grandchildren are his living legacy and testimony of his love for his family.

Throughout his life, Frank was extensively involved in the community and with his church. Over the course of 40 years, he owned two companies, Peachtree Printing in Atlanta. GA and Creative Bindery and Printing in Smyrna, GA. He was a member of the Brookwood Rotary Club and Meyerhardt Lodge No.314.

Celebration of Life Ceremony will be held on March 25, 2018, at 2:00 pm at Covenant Presbyterian Church located at 2881 Canton Rd., Marietta, GA. A reception will immediately follow at the church. 

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Covenant Presbyterian Church.


2018-08

Randall James (Randy) Beatty
Age 51 

A Member of E.W. Hightower No. 679
in Nelson, GA
and raised in Samuel S. Lawrence #721
Marietta, GA 

Died March 1, 2018 
Service Saturday March 10, 2018 

2:00pm 
with Masonic Last Rites 


The Memorial Club will assemble 
at 1:30pm 

Summit Baptist Church
4310 Moonstation Lane NW, Acworth, Ga 30101

Arrangements By
Collins Funeral Home
Acworth, GA


RAND
ALL JAMES (RANDY) BEATTY
October 19, 1966 - March 1, 2018

Randy Beatty went to be with our Lord and Savior on March 1st, 2018.  Mr Beatty was a loving Dad. He is survived by his wife Lisa Beatty, 7 children. Kerrie Lynn Beatty, Kyle Cameron Beatty, Connor James Beatty and step-children James Hunter Garth, IV, Jennifer Joann Vinson, Beathany Marie Tatum and Timothy Wayne Drollinger. 8 grandchildren. Hailee, Abigail, Maddison, Conner, Dylan, Avery, Lylah, and Gweneviere.  Randy was a Christ follower, a loving and devoted husband, a Dad, a Pop Pops and a Mason.  His celebration of Life will be held on March 10, 2pm at Summit Baptist Church, 4310 Moonstation Lane Nw, Acworth, Ga 30101.  In lieu of flowers please send donations in Randys honor to E.W. Hightower Lodge #679, 199 Dogwood Pass, Nelson, GA 30151.  Collins Funeral Home, Acworth, is in charge of the arrangements. 770-974-3133.


2018-06
 
Ray Glenn Miller
Age 67 
of Alpharetta, GA 

A Member of a Texas Lodge 
and a frequent visitor at Acworth #176


Died January 30, 2018 
Service Saturday February 3, 2018 

12:00pm 
with Masonic Last Rites 


The Memorial Club will assemble 
at 11:30am 
in the Chapel of Marietta Funeral Home
915 Piedmont Road, Marietta, GA 30066 

Followed by internment 
at Green Lawn Cemetery in Roswell

2018-05

John Hendry, Jr

Age 73 
of Kennesaw, GA 

Acacia Lodge #452 Savannah, GA 

Died January 24, 2018 
Service Friday, February 2, 2018 

11:00am 

Memorial Club will assemble 
at 10:30am 

The service will take place in the Chapel
at Southern Cremations and Funerals 
(Cheatham Hill Memorial Park) 
1861 Dallas Hwy, Marietta, GA 
with Masonic Last Rites 

Internment will follow at GA National Cemetery. 

2018-04

 
Sam R. Whitfield
Age 88

Nelms Lodge #323 F&M
Born 11/25/1929
Passed Saturday January 27, 2018

Funeral Service Tuesday January 30 
2:00 pm

In the Chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home
2950 King Street Smyrna, GA 30080
No Masonic Last Rites 

Interment will follow 
at Cheatham Hill Memorial Park
1861 Dallas Hwy, Marietta, GA 30064

2018-03
Robert E. Manning
Age 79 of Powder Springs
  
Samuel S Lawrence #721 


Passed Tuesday, January 30, 2018 

Funeral Service Thursday February 1, 2018

2:00pm 
West Cobb Funeral Home Chapel 
2480 Macland Rd SW Marietta, GA 

Interment will be follow at Mountain View Cemetery
410 Whitlock Avenue, Marietta, GA, 30064 

with Masonic Last Rites at graveside 

www.westcobbfuneralhome.com

2018-02
Maxwell (Max) Claude Smith, Sr. 

Age 82, of Marietta, GA

Kennesaw Lodge #33
Passed Wednesday January 17, 2018

Funeral Service Sunday January 21, 2018 

3:00pm

at Carmichael Funeral Home Chapel

Interment will follow at Georgia Memorial Park

with Masonic Last Rites

2018-01

Charles “CJ” Junior Pendley

Age 86 of Powder Springs

Springville Lodge #153

Passed Wednesday January 3, 2018

Funeral Service Saturday January 6, 2018 

2:00pm

Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home Chapel
with Masonic Last Rites
Interment will be held at Macland Cemetery
In Powder Springs


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2019 Services
(in Descending Order by Date of Passing)

2019-05
John Henry Barkwell
Age 91
of  Austell, GA
Samuel S Lawrence Lodge No 721
Passed Monday April 22, 2019

Called Communication Thu Apr 25, 2019
at 11:00am (your help is needed)

Memorial Service Thu Apr 25, 2019 
at 1:00pm
at Davis Struemph Funeral Home

Interment will immediately follow the service
at Powder Springs Memorial Park
(with graveside Masonic Last Rites)


Obituary for John Henry Barkwell

John Henry Barkwell, age 91, of Austell passed away April 22, 2019. John retired from Lockheed after 38 years of service and was a Mason at Masonic Lodge 721 for over 50 years. He is preceded in death by his wife of 71 years, Martha Snow Barkwell. Surviving are his children, Debra (Tom) Allen and Steve (Selene) Barkwell; grandchildren, Brad (Emily) Allen, Jason (Katie) Barkwell, and Brian (Rosie) Barkwell; and great grandchildren, Alexis and Julia Allen, and Caroline, Caleb, Nolan, and Camila Barkwell. Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 25th, 1:00 PM at Davis-Struempf Chapel with Kevin Scott officiating. Interment will follow the service at Powder Springs Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends before the service from 12:00 to 1:00 PM.


2019-04

Frank Major Smith
Age 90
of  Union City, GA
Latham Lodge No 12
Passed Friday Mar 15, 2019

Memorial Service Tuesday Mar 19, 2019 
at Sandy Creek Baptist Church
(No Masonic Service)

OBITUARY

Mr. Frank Major Smith of Union City passed away on March 15, 2019. Mr. Smith was the son of the late, Frank William and Ruth Merrill Smith and is survived by his wife Martha Cato Smith and several nieces and nephews. Memorial services for Mr. Smith will be held Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at 11 o’clock at Sandy Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Philip Johnson officiating. 

Those wishing may sign the online guest registry at www.parrottfuneralhome.com. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Scottish Rite Children’s Hospital (give.choa.org). The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Sandy Creek Baptist Church. Parrott Funeral Home and Crematory, 770-964-4800. 


2019-03

Joe Delano Guthrie

Age 86

of Smyrna, GA

 Nelms Lodge #323

Emeritus

 Died Sunday, March 17, 2019

Nelms #323 will open at 4:00 pm on Saturday March 23rd on a Called Communication for the purpose of paying the last sad tribute of respect to the memory of our deceased Brother.

 Service Saturday, March 23, 2019

5:00pm

 with Masonic Last Rites

conducted by Wor Bro Cabot Rohrer

 in the chapel at

Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna

2950 King Street, Smyrna, GA 30080

Obituary

Mr. Joe D. Guthrie, age 86 of Smyrna, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019. A memorial service will be held 5 pm Saturday, March 23, 2019, in the chapel of Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna. A native of Alabama, Mr. Guthrie served in the United States Air Force and was later employed by the Atlanta Journal and Constitution for over 25 years before retiring. He was a member of the American Legion Post #160, the Nelms Masonic Lodge, and the Smyrna Oakdale Moose Lodge. He is survived by his daughters Debra (Thomas) Arnold, of Quinton, AL, Anna Guthrie of Smyrna, brother Robert (Carolyn) Guthrie, sister Linda Guthrie Armstrong, son in law Bill (Carol Ann) Franklin, grandchildren Danny Franklin, Michael (Lane) Franklin, Lyndsey (John) Arthurs, Brittany (Alan) Matthews, great-grandchildren Gavin and Gage Franklin, Emily Arthurs, and Murphy Matthews, several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 4-5 pm on Saturday, March 23, 2019, at the funeral home. Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna is in charge of arrangements. www.carmichaelcares.com 770-435-4467



2019-02

Homer Glen Linkous
Age 86, of Acworth, GA

Meyerhardt Lodge No. 314

Passed Friday February 8, 2019

Funeral Service Monday, Feb 11, 2019
11:00 am
in the Chapel at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge
2950 Cobb Pkwy NW, Kennesaw, Georgia

Interment will follow
in Pine Ridge Memorial PArk
 with Military Honors
 and Masonic Rites.

OBITUARY

As a retired veteran, Homer was a devout Marine and had a great passion for serving his country. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge, Meyerhardt #314. Mr. Linkous was a great father and grandfather who made sure that his family was taken care of. He was the rock of his family. Homer was known for his honesty, wit and sense of humor.

Homer will be reunited with his parents, Ella and Joseph Linkous; daughter, Teresa Fair; daughter-in-law, Jenise Linkous; and 9 siblings. He leaves to cherish in his memory, sons, David Linkous , Eddie Linkous and his wife Bonnie; daughters, Michelle Boyd and her husband, Duwayne; grandchildren, Ryan Hunter and his wife, Brandy, Christopher Linkous and his wife Ruximar, Michael Linkous, Scott Hunter, Brad Fair, Bobby Fair; 16 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren.

The Family will receive friends for a visitation on Sunday, February 10, 2019 from 3PM to 6PM at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. A funeral service will occur on Monday, February 11, 2019 at 11AM in the Chapel of Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home. Burial will be held following the service at Pine Ridge Memorial Park with military honors.


2019-01

Damon "Butch" Warden
Age 78
of Marietta, GA

Kennesaw Lodge No 33
Passed Monday Jan 7, 2019

Funeral Service Friday, Jan 11, 2019

1:00 pm

in the Chapel at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge
2950 Cobb Pkwy NW, Kennesaw, Georgia

Interment will follow at
Cheatham Hill Memorial Park
1861 Dallas Highway, Marietta, GA 30064
 with Military Honors
 and Masonic Rites.


OBITUARY

Damon "Butch" Warden
DECEMBER 6, 1940 – JANUARY 7, 2019

Damon is survived by his wife of 54 1/2 years Joyce Warden; sister Anita Fieldman; sister-in-law Carole Smith; sister Betty Erickson; brother-in-law Tom Christiansen; brother-in-law Dean Christiansen; Several nieces & nephews in Florida, Tennessee, and Minnesota.

Damon was a member of St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church and had retired from Lockheed after 32 years where he spent time in California, Philadelphia, Canada, and Georgia as a Logistics Coordinator. He was a Navy veteran of 8 years, with service in Vietnam. Mr. Warden served our country honorably in the US Navy aboard the Kitty Hawk. He was Mason and member of Kennesaw #33 where he served as Worshipful Master in 2003. He also was member of the Royal Arch and Council, Council of Select Masters, Constantine Commandery #26, Order of Amaranth #22 McDonough, Order of Scotland, and the American Legion Post 26.

A visitation for Damon will be held Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Winkenhofer Pine Ridge Funeral Home, 2950 Cobb Pkwy NW, Kennesaw, Georgia 30152. A chapel service will occur Friday, January 11, 2019 at 1:00 pm, 2950 Cobb Pkwy NW, Kennesaw, Georgia 30152. A burial will follow at Cheatham Hill Memorial Park, 1861 Dallas Highway, Marietta, Georgia 30064 with Military Honors and Masonic Rites.