Miss Allison Holman, age 38, of Buford, GA, passed away April 10, 2006. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Ed Manders, 63, of Auburn, died Sunday, April 9, 2006. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, April 11, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Mike Leach & Rev. Carl Leach, Jr. will officiate. Burial will follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park. Mr. Manders was survived by his wife of 34 years: Margaret Manders, Auburn; Children: David & Tonia Manders, Auburn, Randy Farmer, Auburn, Jeff & Jenni Farmer, Duluth; Brothers: Norman Manders, Commerce, Avery Manders, Buford, Horace Manders, Lawrenceville; Sisters: Patricia Wilson, Commerce, Nell Partee, Lawrenceville; Grandchildren: Dakota Manders, Chad Farmer, Zeb & Dusty Farmer; Several Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to American Lung Association of Georgia, 2452 Spring Road, Smyrna, GA 30080. The Family will receive friends from 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Monday, April 10, 2006 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100.
Louise H. Roebuck Patton, age 81 of Auburn, died Sunday, April 9, 2006 after a lengthy battle with Melanoma. Louise was born to Mr. & Mrs. Duck Hutchins in Lawrenceville and was raised there. She graduated from Lawrenceville High School in 1943. For the past 30 years, she has lived in Auburn with her husband of 40 years, Mr. George Patton. The last 20 years she worked in various nursing homes before retiring. She was a member of Union Grove Baptist Church and loved her church family. She also loved to play bingo and had many friends that she met there. Louise was preceded in death by her only son, James (Buck) Roebuck and 2 granddaughters, Natasha Roebuck and Sandra White. She is survived by her husband, George W. Patton; two daughters and a son-in-law, Joyce & Billy White, Lawrenceville & Shirley Coggins, Dacula; 6 Grandchildren, Shannon White, Lawrenceville, Christina & Terry Klusmeyer, Las Vegas, NV, Karen & David Woodrome, Scottie Coggins, Michael & Kara Lee Coggins & Tina Lewis, all of Dacula; 13 Great Grandchildren. The Family would like to give special thanks to her surgeon, Dr. David Schmidt. They would also like to thank all the nurses and staff at Embracing Hospice Care in Snellville for the care & concern given to Louise during her illness. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 11, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Alan Hall & Rev. Phil Robertson will officiate. The Family will receive friends from 11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Monday, April 10, 2006 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100.
Mrs. Geneva Mobley Dixon, age 90 of Bogart, GA, passed away April 8, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*
Loretta Jean Moore, age 52, of Buford, GA, passed away April 10, 2006. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.*
Nicklaus Tanis, age 21, of Buford, GA, passed away April 10, 2006. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.*
Estelle Turner Perdue, age 94, of Duluth, GA, formerly of S.W. Atlanta, died Monday morning, April 10, 2006. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*
Richard Neal Grubbs, age 70 of Lawrenceville, went Home to Heaven Sunday, April 9, 2006. Funeral Services will be held at 4:00 PM Tuesday, April 11, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. David Bailey will officiate. Burial will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens, Snellville. Mr. Grubbs was retired from Gwinnett County as Director of Public Utilities after 18 years of service, served with Gwinnett County Department of Family & Children Services as a volunteer for meals on wheels and Thanksgiving & spreading Christmas cheer. He was a veteran with the United States Marine Corps & a member of Grace Bible Church. He was preceded in death by his son, James Wynn in 2002. Mr. Grubbs is survived by his wife: Josephine Grubbs, Lawrenceville; Daughter & Son-in-law: Sandra & Tim McElrath, Lawrenceville; Sisters-in-law & Brother-in-laws: Betty & Rod Hamilton, Branson, MO, Pauline & Roy Ballinger, Gadsden, AL, Bernie Grubbs, Tarpon Springs, FL; Grandchildren: John & Angie Nester, Geoffrey & Donna Nester, Jennifer & Doug Linneman, Jason & Nicole McElrath, Jeremy McElrath; Great Grandchildren: Brittnee Nester, Tiffnee Nester, Dakota Nester, Connor Fox, John McRae Nester, Jr.; Several Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to: Grace Bible Church, 325 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100.
Victoria Ann Widawski Maddalena, 57, of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, April 9, 2006. She is survived by her Husband, Arthur Maddalena Jr.; Daughter, Jennifer Winters of Norcross, GA; Father, Leonard Widawski; Sister, Lydia Light; Brother, Leonard Widawski Jr. of Burnsville, NC. Her Mother, Helen Marie Widawski also preceded her in death. Sister, Diane VanEnger of Bullhead City, AZ; Son and Daughter-in-Law, Arthur and Jennifer Maddalena; Granddaughter, Katelayn Maddalena of Winder, GA; Daughter, Michelle Maddalena of Dawsonville, GA also survives her. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, April 12, 2006 at 3 P.M. at Grace Missionary Baptist Church, 1700 Atlanta Hwy., Auburn, Georgia. In lieu of flowers a memorial donation may be made to National Breast Cancer Foundation, One Hanover Park, 16633 N. Dallas Parkway, Suite 600, Addison, TX 75001. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550.
Mary Virginia Salemme, age 85, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Monday, April 10, 2006. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, April 13, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Dr. Rick Long, Rev. Max Caylor, and Bishop Lloyd J. Knox will officiate. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. Mrs. Salemme is survived by Husband: Bill Salemme; Daughter: Mary Ann Philips, Grayson; Grandchildren: Cathy Lynn McCallum and Michael Allen Philips; 2 Great Grandchildren; and Several Nieces and Nephews. Family will receive friends Wednesday, April 12 from 6-8 PM at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100.
Mr. Earl James Sr., age 85, of Lilburn, Georgia, passed away Saturday, April 8, 2006. Service will be Tuesday at 2 P.M. at Flanigan Funeral Home on April 11, 2006 with Rev. Grady Mosely officiating. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
James Donald Wood, age 76, of Lilburn, Georgia passed away on April 9, 2006. He is survived by His wife of 55 years, Betty Jean Wood; daughters, Vicki (Richard) Ivey, of Stone Mountain, Becky (Cliff) Chappell, of Suwanee; son, Michael (Peggy) Wood, of Buford; grandsons, Jason Chappell, Carey Ivey, Bryan Ivey, Scott Wood; granddaughters, Jenny (Ken) Stauber, Brittany (Dr. Britt) Bolemon; great grandson, Tyler Bolemon; sister, Jane (Maurice) Hamilton of Decatur; and brother, James J. (Mary) Wood of Jackson. He was loved by many brothers and sisters-in-law. Mr. Wood was owner and operator of the Gulf Service Station on Memorial Drive for many years and prior to his retirement, he was Production Manager for Allied Products. He was a member of the Panthersville Masonic Lodge, and his hobbies included antique cars and attending car shows. He served in the United States Marine Corps. Mr. Wood's love was his wife, children, grandchildren and great grandson. His favorite past-time was taking his two small dogs for a ride every morning. Funeral services will be held at 11 am, Tuesday, April 11, 2006, at Wages Snellville Chapel with Pastor John Little, of the First Presbyterian Church of Tucker, officiating. Interment will follow in White Chapel Memorial Gardens at 1832 Pleasant Hill Road, Duluth. The family will receive friends Monday from 6 - 8 pm at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770/979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
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Robert A. Webb, age 79 of Snellville, GA died April 9, 2006. He was survived by his children, Debra, Becky, Marsha, Mona, Billy, Bobby, Ashley, Jami, Andrew; numerous grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Mr. Webb was a U.S. Army WW II Veteran of the Normandy invasion. He was retired from J & J Brick Materials Co. as a salesman after 18 plus years and was a Past Master with the Piedmont Masonic Lodge #447 F & AM. Funeral services will be held Thursday, April 13 at 11am at Wages Snellville Chapel with Pastor Derik Lawrence officiating. Interment Westview Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6 until 9pm at the funeral home. Those desiring may make donations to the Children's Hospital of Atlanta, in memory of Robert A. Webb. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770/979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Ollie B. Cofield, 82, of Tucker, GA, died Saturday, April 8, 2006. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*
Ray Wilkerson Linton, 66, of Tucker, GA, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2006, after an extended illness. Mr. Linton, who before his illness was a business consultant, is survived by his wife, Louise Linton, also of Tucker; daughter, Michelle Jenkins of McHenry, IL; son, Michael Linton of Daytona Beach, FL; and granddaughters, Madeline and Marley Jenkins, also of McHenry, IL. Mr. Linton served his country in the ROTC and the Army Reserve in Arkansas and as a Marine Corps pilot in Vietnam. A memorial service is scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 12, at the Harmony Grove United Methodist Church, 50 Harmony Grove Road, Lilburn, GA. Arrangements by National Cremation Society, Lilburn, GA.
Bernard J. Patrick, 64, a former Lansingburgh resident, died suddenly on April 6, 2006 at his residence in Georgia. Born in Troy, he was the son of the late James E. Patrick Sr. and Bernice Mae Dahm Patrick. Mr. Patrick was a graduate of Lansingburgh High School and was a veteran of the United States Navy serving from 1958 to 1961. He was a former employee for the Cluett-Peabody Co. in Troy and moved with the company to Georgia when they became the Westpoint Pepperell Company. He was currently employed by NCO Financial Group as a computer operator. Mr. Patrick was a member of the Veteran's of Lansingburgh, the Pleasantdale Rod & Gun Club and the Fraternal Order of the Eagles #714 in Georgia. Bernie enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his dog "Precious". Survivors include two sons, Bernard "BJ" Patrick Jr. (Kimberley) of Cumming, GA and Charles Patrick (Vicki) of Geneva, IL; daughter, Laura Lanpher of Schenectady; brother, Mark A. Patrick (Patricia) of St. Petersburg, FL; sisters, Kathryn Hogan (Robert) and Mary Ellen McCarthy, both of Green Island, and his grandchildren, Nicholas, Trevor, Ethan, Luke, Adam and Rachael. Predeceased by his brothers, James E. Patrick Jr. and Thomas A. Patrick. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. from St. Augustine's Church where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Internment will be in the Gerald B.H. Solomon National Cemetery in Schuylerville. Friends are invited and may call at the Frank P. McDonald & Son Funeral Home, 870 Second Avenue (between 124th and 125th Streets) in Lansingburgh on Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. If desired, contributions may be made to the St. Augustine's Church Restoration Fund, 25 115th Street, Troy, NY 12182.
Mrs. Mary P. Healan, age 71, of Winder, Georgia died April 9, 2006. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, GA, 770-867-6706.*
Dorothy Hudson Saunders, age 84 of Winder, GA, passed away April 9, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*