Marlin S. Wickline, age 90, passed away at his home in Lawrenceville on Monday, November 29, 2004. He is survived by his beloved wife of 66 years, Edith Perry Wickline. They moved here from Pelham, Georgia in 1995. He was the son of Everett B. and Maggie Huffman Wickline of Gap Mills, WV. Mr. Wickline was employed by Beneficial Finance Corp. for 46 years. Starting as a loan officer with the company in Charleston, WV, he rose to Assistant Vice President-at-large. Prior to his retirement in 1982, he was Regional Public Relations Director. However, the joy of his life was always his wife & family. Survivors include daughter & son-in-law, Janet & David Hinson of Lawrenceville; daughter & son-in-law, Karen & Dr. James Novy of Tyler, TX; son & daughter-in-law, Ronald Perry Wickline & Judith of Kinnett Square, PA. 5 grandchildren include Dave & Donna Hinson of Eatonton, GA; Julie H. & George Boyd, Jr. of Columbus, GA; Susan N. & Dr. Dennis Fuller of N. Las Vegas, NV; James E. & Dr. Sharon Novy of Phoenix, AZ; & Courtney C. Wickline of Tulsa, OK. There are 9 great grandchildren. He is also survived by two sisters; Valma W. Cloud of Parkersburg, WV & Nida W. Dovel of Charlottesville, VA. Sister-in-law & brother-in-law Donald P. & Opal P. Lively of Oak Hill, WV & sister-in-law Grace Wickline of Union, WV plus several nieces & nephews. He was preceded in death by brother Rolla H. Wickline and sister Norene W. Peters. He was a life long Methodist and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Friday, December 3, 2004 at the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville. The Rev. Davis Chappell will officiate. Interment will be in the Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville, 395 W Crogan Street, Lawrenceville, GA. 30045. Visitation will be on Thursday, December 2, 2004 from 6 to 8 PM at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA. 30045. 770-962-3100.