Mrs. Carrel Lorene Roberts Taylor Shotts, age 88 of Hamilton, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2016 at Marion Regional Healthcare in Hamilton. Mrs. Shots was a member of the Mt. Hope Freewill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Della Roberts, husbands, Everett "Bub" Taylor and Flora Shotts, and 11 brothers and sisters. she is survived by her brother, Elmo Roberts, step-sons, Harold and Larry Shotts, and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 26th, from the Mt. Hope Freewill Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Barnesville cemetery. Bro. Terry Parrish and Bro. Randall Tice will officiate. The visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m. (service time) on Thursday at the church. Bowen Funeral Home of Winfield serving the Mrs. Shotts family.
Mr. William Thomas Harbin age 75 of Winfield passed away on May 19, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia. Mr. Harbin was a 1959 graduate of Winfield City High School where he served as junior and senior class president. He is a graduate of Florence State Teachers College. Mr. Harbin was a member of the Winfield Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his parents, Louie Edward and LaRue Moore Harbin and step mother Esther Lene Harbin. Mr. Harbin is survived by his wife Dianne Harbin of Winfield, sons, Mark Harbin of Canton, Georgia, Tom (Tina) Harbin of Flowery Branch, Georgia, and Jeff Maddox of Alpharetta, Georgia, daughter, Amanda Harbin of Miami, Florida, grandchildren, Morgan Harbin, Mackenzi Opfer, Savannah Duffy, Levi Harbin, Jesse Harbin, Bradley Maddox, Brandon Robinson, Ashley Faulkner, and one great grandchild on the way, Haiziah Ryan Opfer, sisters, Julia West of Alpharetta, Georgia, Martha (Bob) Takacs of Roswell, Georgia, Pam Harbin of West Blocton, Alabama, Cathy (Phil) Williams of Locust Grove, Georgia, Carol Khalikyar of Roswell, Georgia, mother of the Harbin children, Judy Hawkins Harbin Shimley, 17 nieces and nephews, 13 great nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in Winfield City Cemetery. James Wyers will be the officiating minister. Visitation will be from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm service time on Sunday at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Harbin family.
Mr. Pearson Melvin Humber age 89 of Twin passed away on Wednesday, May 18th at his residence. He was preceded in death by his parents, John Pearson and Audrey Hendrix Humber and a daughter in law, Mary Humber. He was a World War II United States Army veteran and was employed by John Deere Company in Moline, Illinois. He is survived by his wife of sixty seven years, Delyn Langley Humber, three sons, Gary Michael Humber, Darrell Humber, and Nathan (Vickie) Humber, grandchildren Lyndsey Beth (Stephen) Kone, Joshua Nathan (Lindsey) Humber, Bobbie Haney (Jeff) Carr, Taylor Jordan Capps, Ashley Brooke Capps (Nathan) Floyd, six great grandchildren, brother, John Luie (Frankie Jean) Humber, sisters, Charlene (Ray) Baccus, Irene Humber Hayes, and Lourene Humber Corkren. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 21st at 11:00 am from the Bowen Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Zion Baptist Church cemetery. Military honors will be presented at the graveside. Paul Gray will be the officiating minister. Visitation will be from 9:00 am until 11:00 am service time at the funeral home. Bowen Funeral Home serving the Humber family.