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.