Martha (Ruth) Morris, age 69 of Bethlehem, GA, passed away July 8, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*
Charles H. Bailey, age 80 of Bowersville, formerly of Lawrenceville, died Saturday, July 8, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*
Mr. Garnet M. Fleeman, age 73, of Buford, GA and formerly of Springfield, VA, passed away on Saturday, July 8, 2006. He was preceded in death by his father, Harry A. Fleeman and mother, Edna S. Fleeman of Pearisburg, VA and brother, Emmett E. Fleeman of Alexandria, VA. He is survived by his: Wife of 50 years: Mrs. Nancy Woodyard Fleeman, Buford, GA; Sons and Daughters-in-law: Rick Fleeman and wife, Amber, Poolesville, MD, Steve Fleeman and wife, Kris, Sugar Hill, GA; Three Granddaughters: Amanda, Hanna, and Izabelle; One Grandson: Garrett; Brother and Sister-in-law: Melvin Fleeman and wife, Martha, Radford, VA; Many special Nieces and Nephews. Mr. Fleeman was born on July 28, 1932 in Pearisburg, VA. He was a veteran having served in the U.S. Navy from 1952 to 1956 aboard the USS Iowa BB-61. He was a member of the Buford American Legion Post No. 127. He was retired from BMW of Arlington, VA in 1993. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, July 11, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Albert E. Bucklew officiating. Interment in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday evening from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Lung Association of Georgia, 2452 Spring Road, S.E., Smyrna, GA 30080-3828 in memory of Mr. Garnet Fleeman. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Mr. Wese Walker, age 85, of Buford, GA, passed away July 9, 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.*
Rev. Donald Herndon, age 80, of Duluth, GA, died Sunday, July 9, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Tuesday, July 11, 2006 at the First United Methodist Church of Duluth with Rev. Tony Griffin and Rev. Linda Evans officiating. Interment will be in East Shadowlawn Memorial Gardens, Lawrenceville. Rev. Herndon, a retired Methodist Minister, served several churches in the North Georgia Conference, eventually retiring from Trinity United Methodist Church, Duluth. He served with the 82nd Airborne Division of the United States Air Force, and was a decorated veteran of World War II earning both a Purple Heart and Bronze Star in the Battle of the Bulge. He was also part of an effort to free prison camps in Germany. Rev. Herndon was a member of the Retired Educators Association; the Sawyer-Herndon American Legion Post, Snellville; the Snellville Travel Club; the Old Timers Club, Ocee, GA; and was Gwinnett County Citizen of the Year in 1996. He also traveled, along with his brothers and sister, in the Herndon Brothers Quartet singing group. Survivors include: Wife, Katie Herndon, Duluth; Daughter, Teresa Pesacreta, Oakwood; Daughter and Son-in-law, La'Ne and Ray Mock, Lawrenceville; Son and Daughter-in-law, Barry and Leann Herndon, Hutchinson, KS; Sons, Donnie Herndon, Lithonia, GA, Charles Moulder, Atlanta, GA; Sisters, Betty Stone, Orangeburg, SC, Barbara Harrison, Doraville; Brothers, Alan Herndon, Snellville, Buck Herndon, Lilburn; Sisters-in-law, Wynette Conrad, Cumming, Linda Humphries, Suwanee, Barbara Waits, Dawsonville; 5 Grandchildren; 4 Great-Grandchildren. The family will receive friends Monday from 2 until 8 PM at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.
Dr. Mario F. Barrios, age 74 of Grayson, GA, formerly of Reading, PA, died Saturday, July 8, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Mrs. Fannie Landford Vandiver, age 92 of Jefferson, Georgia, died Sunday, July 9, 2006. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia, 706-367-5467.*
Alfreda Anderson, age 83 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on July 9, 2006. She is survived by: Children: Donna Anderson, Daniel Anderson, Richard Anderson, Mary Ann Benders, Gloria Lekki, Emma Zalewski; 14 Grandchildren; 17 Great Grandchildren; 1 Great Great Grandchild. Mrs. Anderson was a devoted and faithful servant, her faith came first. She was a member of St. Marguerite d'Youville Catholic Church. She was the loving wife of Alfred Anderson who is deceased. Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, July 15, 2006 at 12:00 Noon at St. Marguerite d'Youville Catholic Church. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.
Robert "Bob" Nix, age 71 of Snellville, died Sunday, July 9, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, July 12, 2006 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Minister Bud Cochran will officiate. Burial Eternal Hills Memory Gardens, Snellville. Retired from HVAC & Service and a member of the Local 72 Plumbers and Steamfitters Union, Mr. Nix attended Westside Baptist Church and is survived by: Wife: Betty L. Nix, Snellville; Daughters & Sons-in-law: Robin and Richard Ross, Brooksville, FL, Janet & Greg Vaughn, Monroe; Brother: Jim Nix, Stone Mountain; Sisters: Lucille Houseworth, Decatur, Lavonne Cochran, Forest Park; Grandchildren: Nathan Ross, Jillian Ross; Several Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or memorials to American Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 3715 Northside Parkway, N.W., Suite 300, Atlanta, Georgia 30327. Family will receive friends from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM, Tuesday, July 11, 2006 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Jaimie Lynne Cassai, age 57, of Sparta, GA, died Saturday, July 8, 2006. She was born December 21, 1948 in Jackson County to Nancy Smallwood McDaniel and the late J.W. Barrett of Commerce, GA. She worked for Bell Systems as a production specialist. She was a member of Grace Missionary Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her sister, Fran Burdette. Survivors include, her husband: John "Jack" Cassai of Sparta, GA; son: Lee Smith of Macon, GA; Daughters and son in laws: Stacie and James Gilbert of Winder, GA, Lisa and Brad Mins of Lawrenceville, GA; five grandchildren and two sisters: Shirley Stephenson of Commerce, GA and Jennifer Collins of Maysville, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Monday night from 7p.m. until 9p.m. The funeral will be Tuesday, July 11th at 11 a.m. from the Chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home with the Rev. Rob Ballard officiating. Interment will be at Grey Hill Cemetery. Little-Ward Funeral Home of Commerce, GA.
Mary Margaret Burns, age 73 of Suwanee, died July 9, 2006. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
Sylvia Helm Logan, 65, of Suwanee, GA. died Friday, July 7th, 2006 at Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Georgia. Arrangements by Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, Hagerstown, MD, 301-733-3575.*
Julian Delgado, age 72 of Winder, GA, passed away July 7, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA 770-867-4553.*
Mr. Bill Wagner, age 72, of Winder, GA, passed away on Sunday, July 9, 2006. Surviving are: Sons and Daughters-in-Law: Rob and Kathy Wagner, Piqua, OH, Danny Wagner, Winder, GA, Jeff and Sheila Wagner, Flowery Branch, GA; Grandchildren: Danielle Wagner, Cassie Wagner, Meagan Ruarke, Chris Ruarke, Brandon Ruarke, Shane Daniel, and Shaunda Harper; Great Grandchildren: Brittani Daniel and Dylan Daniel; Sisters: Thelma Wagner, Bradenton, FL, Mary Smart, Englewood, OH; Several nieces and nephews. Mr. Wagner was born in McHenry County, IL. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army. He was a mechanic and was retired from Wells Fargo Security Company. He was a member of the Christian Tabernacle in Dayton, OH. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, July 12, 2006 at 11:30 a.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Daryl Dale officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday 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.