Eddie B. Hooten, age 90, of Rex, GA, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 7, 2014, at Morrow Presbyterian Church at 11:00 am, with Dr. John V. Callahan, Jr. officiating. Interment will follow at Fairview Memorial Gardens in Stockbridge.
Mr. Hooten was a Staff Sargent in the U.S. Army and went on to work for General Motors. He is survived by: wife, Dorothy Hooten; children, Marsha Ann (George) Kempson, Ronald Edward (Dianne) Hooten and Tammy Jolynn (Randy) Wilson; grandchildren, Eddie Dean Kempson, Wendy Carroll Ray, Kris Hooten and Matthew Hooten; great-grandchildren, Kody Kempson, Destiny Redding, Katie Nicole Kempson, Braxton Gilliland, Korey Hooten, Anna Hooten, Chole Ray and Kason Luke Hooten; siblings, Ethel Piper, Marylena Sims and Bernard Hooten; several nieces & nephews
He was preceded in death by great-grandson, Christopher Aaren Redding.
The family will receive friends Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the funeral home. Condolences may be offered at www.HorisAWardFairviewChapel.com.
Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel, (770) 474-1231.