Atwell Wooldridge, age 87, of Alpharetta, Georgia, formerly of Houston, Mississippi, died Monday, April 24 in Alpharetta, Georgia. He was born February 25, 1919 in Thorn, MS to George Lafayette Wooldridge and Mary Jessie Moore Wooldridge, who preceded him in death. He was a WWII veteran. Services will be at 11:00 AM Thursday, April 27, 2006 at Houston Funeral Home with the Rev. Walter Goldsmith officiating. Burial will follow at Elzey Cemetery near Vardaman, MS. Survivors include his wife, Maudie Dee Melton Wooldridge of Alpharetta, GA; two daughters, Sara Louise Rhodes of Munford, TN, Elizabeth Ann Payne of Dacula, GA; one son, Raymond Atwell Wooldridge of Atlanta, GA and New Orleans, LA; nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Donations may be made to Elzey Cemetery Fund, Bancorpsouth, P.O. Box 92, Vardaman, MS 38878. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 PM Wednesday at Houston Funeral Home. Guests may also sign the registry online at www.houstonfuneralhomems.com. Arrangements by Houston Funeral Home, Houston, MS, 662-456-3411.
Mr. Reuben Brogdon, age 73, of Buford, Georgia, passed away April 26, 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.*
Ophie Mae Disharoon Dodd, age 91, of Buford, died Wednesday, April 26,2006. A Funeral Service will be held at 2 P.M. Friday, April 28 in the Chapel of Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Dr. Jim Ferguson officiating. Interment will follow at Island Ford Baptist Church Cemetery. Mrs. Dodd was preceded in death by her husband, Jarius J. Dodd and her daughter, Elise Mae Day. She is survived by her daughters, Evelyn Crane, Flowery Branch, Paulene Lane, Dawsonville, Jane Palmer, Buford; Sons, Delmer Dodd, Ellijay, Jerry Dodd, Buford, Kenneth Dodd, Cleveland, Wayman Dodd, Buford; Sisters, Mary Reed and Louise Vaughters, both of Dawsonville; 24 Grandchildren; 32 Great Grandchildren; 3 Great Great Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive. Mrs. Dodd lived in Buford most of her life and was of the Baptist Faith. The family will receive friends Thursday, April 27 from 10 A.M. to 9 P.M. at Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518, 770-945-9345.
James Z. Jarrell, Sr., age 90 of Loganville, died Wednesday, April 26, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544.*
SHELL POINT, FL
Lola Mae Wages Campbell, age 92, born November 1, 1913 in the Harbins Community, GA, died April 25, 2006 in Shell Point, FL. She was preceded in death by her parents, Judge Emory Wages and Lottie Wages, and husband, Bowen Cooper Campbell. She is survived by: Sons: Jody Campbell and wife, Gail, of Shell Point, FL, Terry Campbell of New Smyrna Beach, FL; Sister: Sue Harris of Jacksonville, FL; 3 Grandchildren; 2 Great Grandchildren; Several Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces & Nephews. She loved fishing, gardening and a good joke and could not wait for Halloween to put in her funny fake teeth. She lived in Chamblee, GA until 2002 when she moved to Shell Point, FL. She was a member of Chamblee Methodist Church. We will miss her. Graveside services will be held Friday, April 28, 2006 at 11:00 A.M. at Floral Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Thursday 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.
Mary Lee Allen, age 90 of Snelville, GA, died April 25, 2006. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*
John Richard Kampf, age 97 of Snellville, GA died April 25, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Carson Kampf and is survived by his step son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Barbara Davis of Lilburn; half brother, Ray Moser of Freehold, NJ; grandchildren, Debra Ann Davis, Denise D. Swanson, Scott E. Davis; great grandchildren, Mark Antney Swanson. Jaytee Swanson, Shane Swanson, Jordan Davis. Mr. Kampf retired from Diamond Construction Company as an Accountant/Buyer for several years. He was a WW II Army Veteran and was very active in golf at Summit Chase where he once shot a 77 score, when he was 77. Graveside services will be held Monday, May 1 at 1pm at Snellville Historical Cemetery. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770/979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Sarah E. Miller, age 86 of Snellville, GA died April 25, 2006. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Harold Blaine Miller; daughters and son-in-law, Patricia Miller of Independence, MO, Elaine and Robert Mayer of Lawrenceville; grandchildren, Jennifer Mayer, Brooke and husband, Brad Hellwig, Lindsey Mayer, Max Mayer; great grandson, Max Hellwig. Mrs. Miller was a Professor of Nursing at GA Baptist Hospital School of Nursing, for 29 years. She was a 22 year volunteer at Emory Eastside and lifetime member of Gwinnett Medical Center Auxiliary Services. She was a US Army Nurse Veteran and member of Westside Baptist Church. Memorial services will be held Thursday, April 27 at 11am at Westside Baptist Church with Rev. Ben Lehmann officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday from 10 until service time at the church. In lieu of flowers make donations to Westside Baptist Church or Emory Eastside Auxiliary Services at Eastside Medical Center. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .
Gladys Conner Kinsey, age 88 of Stone Mountain, died Wednesday, April 26, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 PM, Saturday, April 29, 2006 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Jim Moore and Spencer Roberts will officiate. Burial Friendship Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Lawrenceville. A member of Beecher Hills Baptist Church, Cascade Heights, Atlanta, Mrs. Kinsey was Vice President of Kinsey Moving and Storage Company. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles J. Kinsey, Sr., daughter, Nancy Jo Kinsey Tribble, and brother, Hoyt Conner. Mrs. Kinsey is survived by: Children: Charles J. Kinsey, Jr, Stone Mountain, Teresa Russell, Stone Mountain, Ronald Ray & Rebecca Kinsey, Villanow, GA, Anita & David O. Moore, Grayson; Sister: Ilabelle Johns, Gainesville, FL; 6 Grandchildren, and 8 Great Grandchildren. Family will receive friends from 2-5 PM and 7-9 PM, Friday, April 28, 2006 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010.