Clare (Tia) Findley Magbee died on November 28, 2005 after a courageous battle with cancer. Tia was born on January 12, 1935 in Duluth, Georgia. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clare Strickland Findley and Guy Washington Findley and her sister, Ellyne Findley Bullard. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, James Russell Magbee, a brother and sister-in-law, Guy Findley and Murlene Findley of Buford, and her children and their spouses, Clare Magbee Weaver and Bart Weaver of Dunwoody, J. Russell Magbee of Atlanta, Beth Magbee Sherman and Fred Sherman of Atlanta, and Ellen Magbee Davidson and Charles Davidson of London, England. Her grandchildren include Heather Weaver and Colleen Weaver of Dunwoody and Philip Davidson and Eleanor Davidson of London, England. Other survivors include many nieces and nephews and cousins. Tia was a graduate of Oglethorpe University, class of 1956, attended Stratford College in Danville, Virginia, class of 1954, and was a graduate of The Westminster Schools, class of 1952, (formerly NAPS). Tia was an active member of Peachtree Road United Methodist Church where she served as President of the Timothy Class. She served her community in a variety of capacities. Tia was President of the Lovett Mother's Club (1966-67), President of the Georgia Genealogical Society, Treasurer of the Friends of the National Archives, a member of the Board of Trustees of Oglethorpe University, (1991-2005), a member of Colonial Dames of America XVII Century, a member of Colonial Dames of America Chapter XXIV, a member of the Joseph Habersham Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), was awarded The Alumni Service Award from The Westminster Schools for 2003. The memorial service will be at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church, 3180 Peachtree Road on Friday, December 2, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. The Reverend Larry Adams will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Autrey Mill Preserve, 9770 Autrey Mill Rd., Alpharetta, Georgia 30022. Please designate for the "Warsaw Methodist Church Restoration", one of her current projects. The family will receive friends on Thursday, December 1, 2005 from 5 - 8PM at H. M. Patterson & Son Oglethorpe Hill Chapel, 4550 Peachtree Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30319, 404-261-3510.