Curtis Calvin Wall, age 81, of Auburn, passed away December 15, 2006. Mr. Wall was a retired Inspector from Lockheed and a member of Midway United Methodist Church. He completed High School after serving 4 years in the Army during the Korean War. Mr. Wall played Minor League Baseball for several years. He was a loving & caring consoling individual who put others before himself. He was preceded in death by his Parents, The Late Luther & Lillie Ann Anglin Wall, and Brothers, William, Howard, Clifford & Edward Wall. He was also preceded in death by an infant son. He is survived by: Spouse: Mary Ruth Wall of Winder; Sister: Nettie Lee Bradford of Auburn; Special Friends: Glenn & Cyndee McDaniel of Winder; Godson: Lee Tanksley of Winder. Family will receive friends on Saturday from 10 to 2 at the Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be 2:00, Saturday, December 16, 2006 at Smith Memory Chapel. Rev. Billy Ray Banks & Rev. Richard Huycke will officiate. Interment will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to: Midway United Methodist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 719, Auburn, GA 30011. Smith Funeral Home, Winder. (770)867-4553.
RAYBURN, JAMES, SR.
James Leon Rayburn, Sr. age 64 of Buford, died Friday, December 15, 2006 after an extended illness. Funeral Arrangements will be announced later by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. 770-945-6924 www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.*
Infant Kaden Harley Stephens, age 4 months, of Commerce, GA, passed away on December 15, 2006. Surviving are: Mother: Kimberly Stephens; Step-Father: James Atkinson; Grandparents: Ricky and Patty Stephens, all of Commerce, GA; Great Grandparents: Patricia Stephens, Buford, GA, Alvin Stephens, Douglasville, GA; Aunt: Tawanna Stephens, Buford, GA; Uncle: Alvin Eugene Stephens, Douglasville, GA. Graveside services will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2006 at 2:30 p.m. at Hillcrest Cemetery, Buford, GA with Rev. Raymond Byers officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 1:00-6:00 p.m. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Thelma Buchan, age 92 of Dacula, died Friday, December 15, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 PM, Sunday, December 17, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Lee Ayers will officiate. Burial Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Auburn. A member of Union Grove Baptist Church, Auburn, Mrs. Buchan was a former employee of Genesco Shoe Manufacturer in Lawrenceville and was preceded in death by her husband, George Buchan. She is survived by: Daughter & Son-in-law: Helen & Mike McCallister, Dacula; Brother: Walter Ayers; Sister: Levada Waters, both of Dawsonville; Several Sisters-in-law, Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends from 2-4 & 6-9 PM, Saturday, December 16, 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 .
Oba Maddox, age 74 of Dacula, died Friday, December 15, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 2:30 PM, Sunday, December 17, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Mark Chandler will officiate. Burial First Baptist Church of Dacula Cemetery. Retired from Kraft Foods, Mr. Maddox was a member and Deacon and Sunday School teacher of Dacula First Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his daughter, Rebecca Fay Maddox in 1975 and brother, J. D. Maddox. He is survived by: Wife of 48 years: Launa Maddox, Dacula; Brother: Douglas Maddox, Hartford, AL; Sisters & Brothers-in-law: Roba Haney, Bowman, Geneva Maddox, Lawrenceville, Fairy & Joe Johnston, Snellville, Anne & Robert Turner, Morganton; Sister-in-law & Brother-in-law: Martha & Troy Sharpton, Auburn; Brothers-in-law & Sisters-in-law: David & Diane Anglin, Lawrenceville, Larry & Shirley Anglin, Bold Springs; Several Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends from 2-4 & 6-9 PM, Saturday, December 16, 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 .
Mrs. Christine Carter age 60, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away December 15, 2006. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by Junior E. Flanigan of: Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA 770-932-1133.*
REILLY, JACOB S.
Jacob S. Reilly, age 66, of Lawrenceville, passed away Thursday, December 14, 2006. Arrangements will be announced by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc. Lawrenceville Chapel 770-963-2411.*
James Robert Riley Bell, age 20 of Monroe, died Wednesday, December 13, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052 770-466-1544.*
EDWARD "ED", JR.
Ed McCabe, age 60 of Snellville, GA, passed away December 15, 2006. He is preceded in death by his mother and father, Mr. & Mrs. Roy Edward McCabe, Sr. He is survived by his Wife of 36 years, Jan McCabe of Snellville, GA; daughter, Leigh McCabe of Dacula, GA; daughter and son-in-law, Erin and Jason Barnes and grandson, Jacob Edward Barnes, all of Flowery Branch, GA; brothers and sisters, James McCabe of Spartanburg, SC, William McCabe of Greenwood, SC, Thomas McCabe of Hendersonville, NC and Mary Anne Miller of Kannapolis, NC and nieces and nephews. Ed was born and raised in Savannah, GA. He devoted 32 years of his life to working for the public library, retiring as Assistant Director of the Gwinnett County Public Library in 2004. He retired from Army National Guard after 20 years of service. Ed was an active member of the local community, volunteering his time to numerous organizations throughout the years. He was very actively involved with the American Cancer Society and Relay for Life. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2006 at 2:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel with Father Doug Coil officiating. Burial will be in Savannah, GA on Monday, December 18, 2006 at 11:00a.m. at Bonaventure Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Embracing Hospice, 3180 Presidential Drive, Ste. E, Atlanta, GA 30340. The family will receive friends on Saturday, December 16 from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.
Mrs. Shirley Munday Armstead, age 71, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away December 15, 2006. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of: Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA. (770)932-1133*
A graveside service for Mrs. Dorothy C. Allen, age 76, of Winder, will be held at 2 pm, Sunday from Chapel Christian Church Cemetery. Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements, 770-867-1361.*