The Newnan Times-Herald


John David Fields

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Jan. 11, 2017 - 6:29 AM


John David Fields, 102, passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Pine Knoll Nursing Home in Carrollton, Ga.

He was born August 21, 1914 in Carroll, Ga. to the late Robert Lee Fields and Eliza Long Fields.

Along with his parents, John is preceded in death by children, James Emil Fields, David Lee Fields and Paul Kenneth Fields. He is one of 10 children and is survived by his only living sibling, James Field. He is also survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

The funeral service is Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson Street, in Newnan with George Justiss officiating. Burial will follow the service at Oak Hill Cemetery in Newnan. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. at McKoon Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial contributions be made in John's name to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation at Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-458.