Mr. Carl C. Wicker

Mr. Carl C. Wicker, 85, of Newnan, Ga., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at Emory University Hospital. He was born Sept. 6, 1928, in Montezuma, Ga., to the late Watson Wicker and Odessa Cook Wicker.

Mr. Wicker grew up in Jasper County, Ga., and graduated from the Pharmacy School at the University of Georgia. He moved to Newnan in 1955 to continue his pharmacy career at Joiner Drugstore and later worked at Jacobs Drugstore and retired from Revco. He was an active member of the Newnan community, where he was a member of the Newnan First United Methodist Church and the Henry Kitchens Sunday School Class, and the Newnan Civitan Club. He volunteered with Meals on Wheels.

The funeral is Friday, Dec. 13 at 2 p.m. at Newnan First United Methodist Church with Dr. Stuart Greene and Rev. Gary Parrish officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation is Thursday evening between 6 -8 at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St., Newnan.

Rather than flowers, the family requests contributions to Newnan First United Methodist Church, 33 Greenville St., Newnan, Ga., 30263 or to the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University, 1365 Clifton Rd. NE, Atlanta, Ga., 30322. Condolences can be expressed online at www.mckoon.com.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Faye Haygood Wicker; son, Jim Wicker and wife Julie; daughter, Marci Fiske and husband Eric; brother, James Edward Wicker and wife Tina of Augusta; grandchildren, Emerson Carl Fiske, James Wilfred Fiske, Sarah Anne Fiske, Mason Haley Kendrick, Anna James Wicker; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

McKoon Funeral Home, 770-253-4580.



More Obituaries

Mr. James Sidney Young

Mr. James Sidney Young, 77, of Grantville, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014, at Harbor Grace Hospice. Mr. Young was born September 18, 1 ... Read More


Mrs. Bessie Mae Wilkins

Mrs. Bessie Mae Wilkins died Sunday, Oct. 19, 2014, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital. A Celebration of Life service will be held Saturday, Oct. 2 ... Read More


Mrs. Louise Holloman

Mrs. Louise Holloman of Fairburn passed away October 21, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bobby Holloman, and sons Michael R. ... Read More


Wayne McCrobie Sr.

Wayne Fay McCrobie Sr. received his angel wings on Saturday, October 18, 2014. Born July 24, 1943 to the late Fay and Wilma McCrobie in Cumb ... Read More


Mrs. Margy Cook

Margaret “Margy” Roberts Cook, 92, of Peachtree City passed away Monday, October 20, 2014. Margy was born March 19, 1922, in Atl ... Read More

Mrs. Wendy McClendon

Mrs. Wanda “Wendy” Rice Greene McClendon of Newnan passed away Tuesday, October 21, 2014. She is survived by her husband, Robert ... Read More