Linda Katherine Farrell, age 44 of Lawrenceville, GA, died on December 13, 2006 after a brief illness. Kathie was a loving wife, mother, devoted teacher and a caring friend. She was a first grade teacher at Fort Daniel Elementary School in Dacula, GA, a stand-out basketball player and 1980 graduate of Central Gwinnett High School, she also played basketball at Middle Georgia College in Cochran, GA and was a 1991 graduate of Brenau College with a degree in Education. She was a member of Lawrenceville First United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband Vann Farrell and two children Megan and Will Farrell. Her parents Hugh & Barbara May and In-Laws Marjorie and Bill Farrell. She is also survived by her brother and sister-in-law Dicky and Diane May, sister-in-law and brother-in-law Catherin and Bobby Vatalaro, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law David & Martha Farrell and William & Karen Farrell; Nieces & Nephew Melissa May, Michael May and Emma Farrell, Cameron & Sydney Vatalaro; Grandmother Kate McCracken: Aunts & Uncles Linda & John Barnard, Betty Sue Rhodes, Sara & Ben Benoit, Ed May and Col. Bob May; Cousins Tommy & Marsha Barnard, Johnny & Holly Barnard,Christy Barnard, Pat & Bubber Wadley, Susan & Ed Mitzger, Charles & Margie Benoit, Ed & Carleen Ritter, Sam & Nancy Rhodes and David & Linda Rhodes. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 15, 2006 at 3:30 P.M. at Lawrenceville First United Methodist Church with Rev. Davis Chappell and Rev. Mark Eiken officiating. Interment to follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Thursday from 3:00 to 5:00 P.M. and 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Those desiring may make donations to Lawrenceville First United Methodist Church Building Fund in memory of Kathie May Farrell. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy, Lawrenceville, GA 30045 770/963-2411. www.wagesfuneralhome.com