Douglas E. Holman, age 75 of Flowery Branch, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on August 8, 2006. He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Odell Henry Holman and brother, Roy Lee Holman, In-laws, Wilbur F. and Nellie Wofford Harrison. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Patricia Harrison Holman of Flowery Branch, GA; Sons and Daughter In-law, Dennis E. Holman of Buford, GA, Tracy D. and Jane Holman of Buford, GA; Daughter and Son In-law, Patti H. and Britt Bramblett of Sugar Hill, GA; Grandchildren: Lea Holman, Kevin Holman, Dylan Holman, Tara Bramblett, Tyler Bramblett, Trevor Bramblett; Brothers and Sister In-laws; Jerry and Barbara Holman of Tellico Plains, TN, Barry Holman of Jefferson, GA, Fay Holman of Buford, GA; Brother In-law and wife, Hiram E. and Lorene Harrison of Cumming, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Holman was born in Gwinnett County, GA on February 19, 1931. He served in the U.S. Marine Corp during the Korean War. He was retired from Scientific Atlanta and Boeing Company. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church, Buford, GA. He loved car racing and antique cars. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, August 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel with Rev. Danny Newbern ad Rev. Paul Wade officiating. Interment will follow in Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery, Buford. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 9, 2006 from 2 - 4 and 6 - 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to Zion Hill Baptist Church Building Fund in Memory of Douglas E. Holman. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.
Ruth Garner McCullers, age 86 of Loganville died Monday, August 7, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Thursday, August 10, 2006 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Chaplain Frank Holmes will officiate. Burial Corinth Cemetery, Stone Mountain. A member of Mountain Park First Baptist Church and retired from J.C. Penney with 25 years of service in customer service, Mrs. McCullers was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Garner in 1972, her husband, Melvin McCullers in 2002 and her son, Dwight Garner in 1990. She is survived by: Children: Nick & Brenda Garner, Grayson, Richie & Beverly Garner, Monroe; Grandchildren: Tami & Jackie Burdette, Deann & Mike Polimeni, Cassie Drake, Tony & Kim Garner, Tim & Nikki Garner; Great Grandchildren: Amberly, Ashlyn, Annsleigh, Jordan, April, Jonathan, Brynn, Anthony, Alex & Alyssa; Brother-in-law & Sisters-in-law: Arthur & Norma Garner, Snellville, Virginia Newell, Stone Mountain; Several Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends from 2-4 PM & 6-9 PM, Wednesday, August 9, 2006 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.
Cecil "Ed" Edwards, age 75 of Monroe, died Sunday, August 6, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*
Thomas Q. Winkler, III, age 50, of Sugar Hill, Georgia, passed away Monday, August 7, 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.*