Mr. Ira Swain Bush Jr. (Chuck) of Buford, GA, passed April 4, 2006. Young Warbington Young, Buford, GA, 770-904-2116.
Reba Bennett White, age 83, of Duluth, GA, passed away April 4, 2006. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Mary Louise Lough Curtis Sloan, 88, of Grayson, GA and formerly of Terre Haute died Saturday morning, April 1, 2006 in her residence. There is no visitation. Arrangements are under the direction of Callahan & Hughes Funeral Home, 605 South 25th Street, Terre Haute, IN 47803.*
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Mr. Salvatore Joseph Russo, age 65, of Green Valley, AZ, and formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, March 27, 2006. Entombment service will be held on Friday, April 7, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. at the White Chapel Mausoleum, Duluth, GA. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Funeral services for Sheryl Ann Hanson Schmidt, 55, of Herndon, VA, will be held at 11 am, Saturday, April 8, 2006, at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home in Loganville, GA. The family will receive visitors on Friday, April 7, from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at the funeral home. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Loganville, GA. Mrs. Schmidt, a native of Loganville, GA, and long-time Virginia resident, died on April 4, 2006, succumbing to the cancer she had been battling for several years. Born in Loganville, GA, Mrs. Schmidt was an honor graduate of Loganville High School. She came from a long line of educators, and she, too, was an educator. She earned a B.S.Ed. in education from the University of Georgia, and later earned M.Ed. and Ed. S. degrees from Virginia Polytechnic. She taught in the Walton Co., GA, and the Fairfax Co., VA, schools, and later at George Mason University in Fairfax. Her doctoral research dealt with meeting needs of the non-traditional student. Mrs. Schmidt's death is mourned by husband, Lee Schmidt, Herndon, VA; daughter, Melissa and Greg Depew, Richmond, VA; son, Evan Junker, Fairfax, VA; granddaughter, Megan Depew; mother, Jacqueline Hodges Hanson, Loganville; siblings, Anita Hanson Wheeler, Gainesville, GA, and Robert Harry Hanson, Jr., Loganville; and nieces and nephews, Juliet and Scott Nolde, Warner Robins, Michael and Andrea Wheeler, Ellijay, Maria and Arnoldo Cavazos, Gainesville, and Jennifer Hanson, Snellville; great nieces and nephews, Carter Nolde, John Wheeler, and Olivia Cavazos. She was preceded in death by her father, Robert Harry Hanson, Sr., and grandparents, David Hammond and Vallie Stynchcombe Hodges of Loganville, and James Robert and Sallie Clegg Hanson of Monroe. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544.
Mr. Joseph Lamar Trammell Sr., age 81, of Jefferson, passed away on Wednesday, April 5, 2006. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.*
Dorothy Elizabeth Perkins, age 81 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away April 4, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Evelyn Margaret Sheppard, age 74 of Lawrenceville, died Tuesday, April 4, 2006. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Friday, April 7, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Pastor Jason Lee Moore will officiate. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Park, Smyrna. Mrs. Sheppard is survived by her Children: Paul & Terry Jo Stewart, Lawrenceville, Mike & Deborah Ann Stewart, Loganville, Debbie & Nim Wilson, Lawrenceville, Rosa & Steve Hutto, Conyers, Sharon & Loyd Holder, Villa Rica, Dick & Charlene Sheppard, Auburn, Elaine & Nathan Taylor, Oxford; Brothers: Henry Nichols, Georgia, Bill Nichols, Tucker, Butch Nichols, Marietta, David Nichols, Dallas, Woodroe Nichols, McDonough, Robert Nichols, Cartersville; Sisters: Elizabeth Crawford, West Virginia, Nikki Hunt, Douglasville, Vivian Turner, Columbia, SC, Patricia Turner, Louisiana, Susie O'Shields, Marietta; 20 Grandchildren; 24 Great Grandchildren & Several Nieces & Nephews. The Family will receive friends from 6 - 9 PM on Thursday, April 6, 2006 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100.
Jaipaul Savitrie, age 73, of Norcross, GA, died suddenly, April 4, 2006. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*
Christopher Raymond Beacham, 41, died recently at his home in Oakland, California. A funeral service will be held at 1PM Saturday, April 8, 2006 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel. He is survived by: Father & Step Mother, Raymond Earl Beacham & Helen Beacham of Memphis, TN; Mother & Step Father, Jane Bayley Brown & Tracy Brown of Stinson Beach, CA; Brother, Antoine Thibault; Sister, Hilary Bayley Brown; Grandmother, Louette McGinnis of Duluth, GA. Visitation will be held from 6-8PM, Friday. Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.
Terry Dean Wakeman, age 50 of Winder, GA, passed away April 2, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*