Freddie Atha, age 66 of Auburn, GA, passed away on November 29, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife Alice Wages Atha. He is survived by Sons & Daughters-in-Law: Keith and Jennifer Wilkerson; Kevin Wilkerson both of Auburn; Danny & Sherry Wilkerson; Steve Wilkerson, both of Dacula; David Wilkerson of Auburn; 18 Grandchildren; 3 Great Grandchildren; Sister & Brother-in-Law: Caroline & Perry Moon, Loganville; Several Nieces & Nephews. Funeral services will be held Saturday, December 2, 2006 at 3:30 P.M. at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with Rev. Mickey Oliver officiating. The family will receive friends Friday from 12 Noon to 9:00 and Saturday until time of service at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 770-963-2411 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Blannie Dean Phillips, age 51 of Bethlehem, GA passed away Thursday, November 30, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*
Rita Murphy Lang, age 76, of Duluth, GA died Thursday, November 30, 2006. Bill Head Funeral Home, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
Todd Austin Callicotte, age 34 of Grayson, GA, died November 29, 2006. He is survived by: Mother: Elaine Wilkins, Auburn; Father: Tom Callicotte, Duluth; Sister: Tracy Everett, Auburn; Niece: Heather Everett; Fiancee: Angela McMillan; Sister-in-Law: Gina Callicotte; Nephews: Dylan Callicotte & Ian Callicotte. Mr. Callicotte was an avid musician and composer. He played in various bands and was loved by many. Memorial services will be held Saturday, December 2, 2006 at 2:00 P.M. at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with Rev. Chip Cranford officiating. The family will receive friends Friday from 6:00 to 9:00 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
Mr. Kenneth Ray Ireland, age 60, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2006. He is survived by his: Wife of 20 years: Mrs. Betty S. Ireland, Lawrenceville, GA; Sons and Daughters-in-Law: Alexander Ray Ireland, Lawrenceville, GA; Joshua William Ireland, Lawrenceville, GA; Jerry Michael and Paula Ireland, Springfield, MO; Daniel Ray and Christie Ireland, Bradford, CT; 2 Grandchildren: Jake Ireland, Alanie Ireland; Sisters and Brother-in-Law: Sharon and Bob Wilson, Port Republic, NJ; Mary Anne Terry, Cincinnati, OH; Several Nieces and Nephews. Mr. Ireland was born on October 7, 1946 in Cincinnati, OH where he also received his education. He was a veteran of the U. S. Coast Guard. He was an automobile sales trainer. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Ireland officiating. Interment will be in Port Republic Cemetery, Port Republic, NJ. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 1:30 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA 770-932-1133 www.flaniganfuneralhome.com
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Annie Mae Johnson, of Lawrenceville, passed away November 30, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Evan Andrew Wolfe, age 2, died November 24, 2006 from bacterial meningitis. Evan was born on February 1, 2004 and was from the beginning every bit "a little boy." He loved to play, was quick to smile, and was simply a joy to be around. He was full of energy and life, and delighted in his parents, emulating everything he saw them do. His love and joy carried over endlessly to his grandparents, his aunts and uncles, and every friend and playmate. His joy and cleverness never ceased to amaze anyone who knew him. Evan is survived by his mother, Pamela Moseley Wolfe; father, Justin Wolfe; and little brother, Duncan; and by grandparents, Joyce and Fred Moseley, Beau and Sarah Wolfe; and aunts and uncles, Sherrie Moseley Hall and Mark Hall, Natalie Wolfe Fischer and Ryan Fischer, and Sarah Wolfe. Visitation will be held at Wages & Sons Funeral Home-Gwinnett Chapel in Lawrenceville from 5-7pm on Friday, December 1. The memorial service will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, December 2, at First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville with the Rev. Davis Chappell officiating. Contributions may be made in lieu of flowers in memory of Evan to Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (choa.org) or Meningitis Foundation of America (musa.org) Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.
Mrs. Sarah Louise Holmes, age 67, of Snellville, died on Tuesday, November 29, 2006. Mrs. Holmes was born in Newton County, Georgia on October 15, 1939 to the late Emory Bruce and Ammie Jones Bruce. She was a member of Alcovy Methodist Church and really enjoyed reading. She is survived by husband: Mr. Bobbie Holmes of Snellville; son and daughter-in-law: Lee and June Holmes of Good Hope; sons: Jeff Holmes and Bobby Holmes, both of Snellville; sisters and brothers-in-law: Agnes and Wilkins Callaway of Brooks, Ina and Bill Williams of Powder Springs; sisters: Barbara Collinsworth of Forest Park, Eve Phillips of Jonesboro; 3 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. The family will receive friends at Wheeler Funeral Home on Saturday, December 2, 2006 from 9:00-11:00 am with the memorial service following at 11:00 am in the chapel. Wheeler Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of the arrangements, 770-786-7111.
Mike Flanigan, age 53 of Tucker, died Monday, November 27, 2006. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*