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Jay Byess, age 48, of Stockbridge

Jay Byess, age 48, of Stockbridge, Ga. died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013.

He was born in Atlanta, Ga. to the late Connie Annie Byess. He was a member of St. James The Apostle Catholic Church.

Jay is survived by his daughters: Jenna Marie (Jonathan Winskie) Byess, McDonough, Ga. and Angel Smith, Covington, Ga.; brother: Dwayne Byess, Lagrange, Ga.; sister: Connie Pauline Pierce, Gainsville, Ga.; former spouse, Theresa Byess, Puyallup, Wash.; and mother-in-law: Carol Henson, Fayetteville, Ga.

Memorial Services were held at St. Pius X Catholic Church on Sat., Feb. 2, 2013 at 11am.

A reception followed at 2pm at Wyngate Enclave Clubhouse. Those who wish may sign the on-line guest registry at

Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.


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