COMMERCE

NYLANDER, DAVID

Mr. David Bruce Nylander, Sr., age 58 of Commerce, Georgia died Friday, November 11, 2005. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Inc., Jefferson, Georgia, 706-367-5467.

WILSON, REBECCA

Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Rebecca Asbury Wilson, age 82 of Commerce, Georgia who died Friday, November 11, 2005. Funeral services will be announced by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, Georgia, 706-367-5467.

COVINGTON

EARNEST, KATY

Katy Odell Burnette Earnest, age 76 of Covington, died Thursday, November 10, 2005. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544.

DACULA

MOTE, ROSE

Rose L. Mote, age 70 of Dacula, GA passed away November 11, 2005. She is survived by: Daughter & Son-in-Law: Jean & Ronnie Morrow, S.C., Son & Daughter-in-Law: Stanley & Terrie Mote, Woodstock; Daughter & Son-in-Law: Connie & Charles Hinkle, Dacula; Son: Ronnie Mote, Lawrenceville; Sisters: Barbara Wharton, FL, Joan Shields, Jackson; Brother: Jimmy Morris, Marble Hill, GA; 7 Grandchildren; 14 Great Grandchildren; 1 Niece and 2 Nephews. Mrs. Mote was born in Jackson County and was a nurse with Banks-Jackson Community Hospital for 8 years and also worked at Shallowford Hospital for 8 years and was a member of Harold Grove Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Sunday, November 13, 2005 at 2:00 P.M. at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel. Interment to follow at Floral Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.

DULUTH

CRIBBS, ALLEN

Allen Benton Cribbs, age 64 of Duluth, died November 11, 2005. Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Monday, November 14, 2005 at Duluth First Baptist Church with Dr. David Parker officiating. Interment White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Duluth. Mr. Cribbs, a native of Texas, was a construction superintendent and a member of Duluth First Baptist Church. He is survived by: Wife: Helen Cribbs; Daughters: Jo Ellen Cribbs, Tiffany Cribbs; Sons: Marc Cribbs, Todd Cribbs, all of Duluth; Brother: Dally Cribbs, of Texas. The family will receive friends Sunday 2:00 to 4:00 PM at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.

JEFFERSON

BRYAN, THOMAS

Mr. Thomas Marion Bryan II, age 78 of Jefferson, Georgia died Thursday, November 10, 2005. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Inc., Jefferson, Georgia, 706-367-5467.

LAWRENCEVILLE

KELLS, BETTY

Betty Montgomery Kells, age 72 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away November 10, 2005. Graveside services will be held Monday, November 14, 2005 at 1:00 P.M. at North Atlanta Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Saturday from 2:00 to 9:00 P.M. and Sunday from 10:00 A.M. until 9:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.

ROSS, DEBRA

Debra Delorise Lord Ross, age 52, of Lawrenceville, died Friday, November 11, 2005. Memorial Services will be held 2:00 PM, Monday, November 14, 2005 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Rodney Hall will officiate. Ms. Ross was a member of the Women's Auxiliary VFW, Lawrenceville and was employed with the Gwinnett County Police Department with 20 years of service. She was preceded in death by her sister, Elaine Gilbert and is survived by: Children: Jamey & Julie York, Snellville, David Ross, Winder, Matthew & Candace Ross, Doraville; Grandchildren: Jamey York, Jason York, Draven Ross; Companion: Christopher Burell; Brothers: Joe Lord, Cecil Lord, Veo Lord; Sisters: Helen Fraschiseur, all of Lawrenceville, Sue Davis, Dacula, Karen Arsenault, Mableton, Grace Burell, Auburn, and Vicky Cardenas, Lawrenceville. Family will receive friends from 1-2 PM, Monday, November 14, 2005 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100.

SNELLVILLE

SMITH, MARJEAN

Marjean "Marge" Smith, age 65 of Snellville, GA died November 11, 2005. She was survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Joey and Debi Decker of Snellville; sisters, Eleanor Myers, Frances Heim, both of East Otto, NY, June Miller of Winder, Joan Guth of Atlanta; grandsons, Chaz Decker, Jeremy Decker, both of Snellville; nephew, Kevin Brown; nieces, Margie Johnson of East Otto, NY, Kathy Longstreet of Cumming; great nephew, Ethan McGinnis of Snellville. Mrs. Smith was a loving mother and friend. She was the founder of Valentinos, Boomers and in 1984 opened Rudy's in Grayson. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 15 at 2pm at Wages Snellville Chapel with Glen Rowden officiating. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 until 9pm at the funeral home. Immediately following the service, there will be a tribute to the life of Mrs. Marge Smith at Rudy's, 1111 Highway 78, Grayson, GA 30017. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society, 455 Abernathy Road NE, Suite 210, Atlanta, Georgia 30328, in memory of Marjean "Marge" Smith. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.