Lola Gertrude Montgomery Wilder, age 96, of Lawrenceville, died December 17, 2006. Gertrude lived in the Bethesda Community since the 1940's. She volunteered in the local schools and was always willing to help her neighbors and community. She strongly encouraged everyone, even her grandchildren, to call her Gertrude. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Wilder; grandson, Monty Wilder and son in law, Barney Johnson. She is survived by her children, Maudine Hickman and her husband, Lonnie, Jonesville, SC, Erma W. Johnson, Lawrenceville, Charles Wilder and his wife, Shirley, Lawrenceville; brothers, Ralph Simpson and Dewey Simpson; sisters, Pauline Everett, Vada Simpson, Dot Driggers, Doris Snell and Avis Pendley; 12 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, 11 great great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 19, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel. Rev. Pat Shannon & Rev. Jim Cabaniss will officiate. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., 770-277-4550.