Eddie B. Hooten

May 3, 1923March 3, 2014

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 Horis A. Ward Funeral Home - Fairview Chapel, (770) 474-1231.


  • Visitation Thursday, March 6, 2014
  • Funeral Service Friday, March 7, 2014

Eddie B. Hooten

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Britta Palombi

March 20, 2014

I am so sorry for your loss, May God give you all inner peace at this time..God Bless love Britta

Fred and Joyce Howard

March 8, 2014

Our thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

March 6, 2014

Our sincere sympathy and condolences to all the Hooten family. May God bless you at this difficult time.

the Moriles Family

March 4, 2014

Dear Dorothy and family. I wish I could visit with you but I have the flu and cannot get out. Just want to let you know I am thinking of all of you. Eddie was a good, humble and honest man. I know you will miss him. God's blessings on each of you. Martha Estes Tanner