Mrs. Ruth Mann, age 78, of Duluth, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 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.*
Nathan Michael Bailey, age 26 of Jefferson, died Tuesday, December 12, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM, Saturday, December 16, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Pastor Murray Brett and Pastor Steve Pritchett will officiate. Burial White Chapel Memorial Gardens, Duluth. A member of Grace Baptist Church, Commerce, Mr. Bailey had served at Galilean Baptist Church as Assistant to the Pastor, Youth worker, choir member and AWANA Leader. He also served at Temple Baptist where he taught Sunday School and taught Adult Bible Class and was a choir member. Mr. Bailey was formerly Assistant Pastor and taught Sunday School at New Covenant Baptist and presently teaching Sunday School at Grace Baptist, Commerce. He is survived by: Wife: Candi Bailey, Jefferson; Parents: Michael & Kathy Bailey, Snellville, Leah Bailey Bishop & Richard Bishop, Tucker; Sister & Brother-in-law: Erin Bailey & Kyle Harris, Athens; Maternal Grandparents: Ella & W. W. Blackwell, Doraville. In lieu of flowers memorials to Grace Baptist Church, P.O. Box 964, Commerce, Georgia 30529, please indicate in memo section of check, Nathan Bailey Memorial Library. Family will receive friends from 6-9 PM, Thursday, December 14, 2006 and from 6-9 PM Friday, December 15, 2006 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
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
Donald Morris Davis, age 64 of Winder, died December 13, 2006. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Cematory Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
Funeral services for Mrs. Lucille T. Sells, age 73, of Winder, Georgia will be held at 4:00 P.M., Friday, December 15, 2006 from the Chapel of Carter Funeral Home, Winder, 770-867-1361.*