Mr. John Boy Cantrell, age 55, of Buford, GA, passed away on December 14, 2006. He was preceded in death by his father, Warren Cantrell, Sr. Surviving are: Daughter: Tarsha Cantrell; Son: John Kevin Cantrell; Four Grandchildren; Mother: Viola Haynes Cantrell; Sisters and Brother-in-Law: Dorothy and Billy Lott, Shirley Force, Leola Cantrell; Brothers and Sister-in-Law: Warren and Elsie Cantrell, Jr., Jerry Cantrell, Lovie Earls; Special Friend: Sylvia Dorsey; Aunt: Dorothy Haynes, all of Buford, GA; A host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Cantrell was a native of Buford, GA, born on November 11, 1951. He worked for Lamar Stephens' Upholstery Shop in Buford, GA for many years. He was of the Baptist Faith. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 20, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Pastor Betty Sue Earls officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Christine Roach Carter, age 60, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on December 15, 2006. Surviving are: Husband of 27 Years: Mr. Curtis Carter, Lawrenceville, GA; Step-Daughters: Candice Turner, Dacula, GA, Brenlyn and Cliff Brumbalough, Winder, GA; Grandchildren: Collin Turner, Madison Turner and Hayden Brumbalough; Brother: James Roach, Gulfshore, AL. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, December 17, 2006 at 3:30 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home. Rev. Steve Wood will officiate. The body was cremated. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Ed McCabe, age 60 of Snellville, GA, passed away December 15, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Mrs. Shirley Munday Armstead, age 71, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away on December 15, 2006. She was preceded in death by her husband, L. C. Armstead, son, Leonard C. Armstead, and daughter, Sherry Armstead. Surviving are: Son and Daughter-in-Law: Rev. Russell W. and Kimberley Armstead, Mayfield, KY; Nieces: Mrs. Stacey and Gary Rutledge, Loganville, GA, Melissa Martin, Sugar Hill, GA; Great Nieces: Randi and Jamie Rutledge, Loganville, GA; Several cousins. Mrs. Armstead was born on December 11, 1935 in Gwinnett County, GA and had lived on Whitehead Road in Sugar Hill since 1957. She retired after 25 years of service as a Para Professional Teacher from Sugar Hill Elementary School. She was known at the school as "Mrs. A". She was a member of the Buford Church of God. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 19, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Edward Davenport officiating. Interment in Sugar Hill Cemetery, Sugar Hill, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.