George H. Barnes, 76, of Volney (Fulton) NY, passed away
at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Ctr., Syracuse, NY after a
brief illness on Sunday Nov. 18, 2018. Born to his late parents
Hilda (Lipchure) and George H. Moody on May 12, 1942 in
Buffalo, NY. He was a US Navy veteran serving from 1963 to
1970. George was an agent at Hancock International Airport,
Syracuse, working for I. T. S. security service, Syracuse, NY.
He was predeceased by his first wife Shirley (Friot) Barnes in 2011, and his second wife Linda F. (Champion) Barnes in 2017;
his sons, Peter Barnes who died in 2013, and John Barnes
who died in 2010.
Surviving are his son and his wife Patrick W. & Malinda
Barnes, Sr. of Fulton; seven grandsons; nine granddaughters;
several great-grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren; a
brother Mike Moody; a sister Mary; several nieces, nephews,
George loved spending time with his family. He enjoyed his
all of his grand kids so very much. George liked to fish and
he liked watching old western movies.
A “Celebration of Life” gathering will happen at a later date.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY has
charge of arrangements.
Jaime Marie Edwards, “Jmekins” 42, of Phoenix,
NY, passed away on this day, Nov. 21, 2018,
and is now in the loving arms of her heavenly
father, after a long and courageous battle with
melanoma cancer. She was born in Rome, NY
on March 30, 1976 and was a graduate of
John C. Birldlebough High School, Phoenix in
1994. After graduation, she worked for Wal-Mart
as a department manager for many years
before she became ill. Jaime loved the color
pink, four wheeling, snowmobiling, nature,
animals, campfires and just “chillin” with her
family and friends. She was our “diamond in
the rough” with a loving, kind and very sensitive
Jaime is survived by her loving parents, Jeffery
D. Edwards and Donna M. (Sharpe) Edwards of
Phoenix, NY; her boyfriend Wade Collins; best
friend Amy Keifer; several aunts, uncles, and
Calling hours will be from 3 to 5 p.m. on Monday
Nov. 26, at the Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral
Home, 431 Main St., (County Rt. 57), Phoenix, NY,
with a service at 5 p.m. with Pastor J. Scott
A private Spring 2019 burial
will be in Phoenix Rural Cemetery. A “Celebration
of Life” will be next Summer of 2019.
Duane Monroe Draughn, 57, of Phoenix, NY, passed away
suddenly on Saturday November 10, 2018 at Crouse
Hospital, Syracuse, NY. He was born in Syracuse to his
late mother Georgia M. (Simmons) Draughn and his father
Royce Monroe Draughn on January 11, 1961.
Duane was a 1981 graduate of Phoenix Central Schools,
J. C. Birdlebough High School, Phoenix.
Survivors include his two sons Steven and his wife Gabrielle,
and Wayne Draughn; his grandchildren Raina & Jason Todd
Draughn; his father Royce M. Draughn; his sister Diana and
her husband Steve Denslow; three brothers and their wives,
Royce “Daryl” and Michele, George and Michelle, and
Owen and Nancy Draughn.
There are no calling hours, services are private and at the
convenience of the family members.
Allanson-Glanville-Tappan Funeral Home, Phoenix, NY had
care of arrangements.