Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Nancy K. Gazinski, age 56, of Jefferson, GA who passed away on Wednesday June 21, 2006. Arrangements later by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson 706-367-5467. *
Gail Baird Dorman "Mama Gail" age 67 of Lawrenceville passed away Thursday, June 22, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. *
Fred E. Hobbs, age 68 of Lawrenceville died Friday, June 23, 2006. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. *
Ron Hollum, age 60, passed away Thursday June 22. Mr. Hollum was born on February 15, 1946 in Jersey City, New Jersey. He was a graduate of Florida State University and a salesman for Northstar Equipment Corp. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Ginny, sons, Joel and Joshua and his fiancee, Carolyn Cayard, mother, Lucy Hollum, sister Marcia Mattera, sisters and brother-in-law, Al & Marty Ball, Betty Roche, Joe & Susan Stepp, nieces & nephews, Leband Leneane Ball, Lexi Ball, Perrylove Ball, Dan & Jenny Breen, Troy & Moriah Lane, Cristi Mattera, Janie Roche, Chris Stepp, Michael Stepp, Ashley Sutherland and Lindsay Sutherland. A celebration of Life will be held, Saturday, July 1, 2006 at 1:00 pm at Bethesda United Methodist Church, 444 Bethesda Church Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30044, with the Rev. Jim Bocian officiating. Visitation with the family will be from 12:00-1:00pm at the church sanctuary. Refreshments will be served in the fellowship hall following the service. In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests that contributions be made to Bethesda United Methodist Church in memory of Ron Hollum. Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550.
Jean Burnette, age 73 of Loganville, formerly of Lawrenceville, died Thursday, June 22, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 24, 2006 in the Loganville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Dr. John Banks, Rev. Derik Lawrence and Rev. Michael Soop will officiate. Burial Peachtree Road Baptist Church Cemetery, Suwanee, Georgia. A homemaker and member of Victory Baptist Church, Loganville. Mrs. Burnette was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Burnette, and by their infant son, Jimmy. She is survived by: Children: Betty & Terry Myers, Loganville; Barbara & Mike Cleghorn, Grayson; Beverly Malone Harrison and Scott Harrison, Loganville; Brothers: Grady Lockridge, Loganville, Ray Lockridge, Lawrenceville; Sister: Honor Kitchens, Woodstock; Grandchildren: Tara Wilkes, Kennesaw; Amy Howell, Loganville; Jason Cleghorn, Bethlehem, Dustin Cleghorn, Grayson, Matthew Malone, Nichole Harrison, Matt Harrison, all of Loganville; 5 Great Grandchildren, Several Nieces & Nephews. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052. 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.
Jeff Crowe, age 43 of Loganville died Thursday, June 22, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30045, 770-466-1544. *
Krista M. Davis, age 37 of Monroe, died Thursday, June 22, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, June 24, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Pastor Glenn Wittenberg will officiate. Burial Friendship Baptist Church, Monroe. A Gwinnett County Police Officer for 17 years, Mrs. Davis attended Friendship Baptist Church, Monroe, and is survived by: Husband of 16 years, Spanky Davis, Children: Cameron Davis, both of Monroe; Taylor Davis, Cumming; Father: Stan & Dot McDonald, Denham Springs, Louisiana; Brothers: Alan McDonald, Drew McDonald, both of North Carolina; Several Nieces & Nephews. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com
Redene McDaniel age 67, of Monroe, died June 22, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel, 770-867-4553. *
Bernice Brown McGinnis age 79 of Morrow died Thursday, June 22, 2006. She was the head of several households and was cherished by everyone who knew her. She was a mentor to three generations and a life companion to her elder sister. She was always full of laugh, advice, conversation, and especially love. Bernice will always be remembered and held close in our hearts. A Funeral Service will be held at 3:30 P.M. Saturday, June 24 at Dacula First United Methodist Church with the remains placed in state at 2:30 P.M. Rev. Susan G. Ash and Father John Bancroft will officiate. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery, Buford. Mrs. McGinnis was preceded in death by her Husband Ed and her Son Michael. She is survived by Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Debbie and Mike Whitmire, Fayetteville, GA, Terri and Jim Lowry, Conyers, GA, Sheila and Tommy Goode, Dunwoody, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: Jimmy and Karen McGinnis, Dacula, GA; Sister: Violet Fisher, Newnan, GA. 11 Grandchildren, 6 Great Grandchildren, 1 Niece and 1 Nephew also survive. She was a member of St. Josephs Episcopal Church in McDonough, GA and attended Dacula First United Methodist Church. She was an active member of the American Legion and a member of the Red Hat Society and worked in the Department of Defense. Arrangements by Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518. 770-945-9345, www.stewartfh.com
Floyce Louise Brown Bradley, 52, of 340 Upper Springs Road, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2006 at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Oak Ridge, TN, she was a daughter of the late Fred Brown, Sr. and Jessie Cape Brown. She previously worked for Gwinnett County School System and was of the Baptist Faith. She is survived by her loving husband of 25 years, John E. Bradley, Jr. of the home; two daughters and sons-in-law, Sunshine and Darrick Unterwagner of Roanoke, VA, Melissa and Keith Bell of Ellerslie, GA; a brother, Fred Brown, Jr. of Martinez, GA; two sisters, Joyce Cummings of Piqua, OH, Toyce Manseill of Brandon, MS; four grandsons, Evan, Bryce, and Bailey Unterwagner, and Jackson Bell. Also surviving are her caring parents-in-law, John and Carol Bradley, Sr. of Easley; an aunt, Ann Jones ofGreenville; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by two brothers. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Sunday in the chapel of Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road with Reverend Cy D. Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in Greenville Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends prior to the service on Sunday from 12:30 until 2:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Shriners Hospital; c/o Hejaz Center; PO Box 667; Mauldin, SC 29662. The family is at the home of John and Carol Bradley; 206 Sunshine Way; Easley, SC 29642. Robinson Funeral Home - 1425 Powdersville Road, Easley, SC is assisting the family with arrangements.
Mr. Royston "Pede" Poss, age 77, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, June 23, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Selma Moore Poss and grandson, Billy Etheridge. He is survived by his: Daughters and Sons-In-Law: Jody and Hoby Banks, Suwanee, GA, Bonita and Keith Newbern, Hoschton, GA; Grandchildren: Kerry Banks, Maggie Banks; Step-Grandchildren: Joey Newbern, Linsey Newbern; Sisters and Brother-In-Law: Faustine Frady, Suwanee, GA, Dot and Ernest Mayes, Sugar Hill, GA, Maureen Knight, Buford, GA, Gail Doster, Buford, GA; Nieces and Nephews: Jan and Michael Hill, Sugar Hill, GA, Chris Knight, Sugar Hill, GA, Billy, Lori and Hannah Thigpen, Flowery Branch, GA, Sheila Mayes, Sugar Hill, GA, Carol Hall, Suwanee, GA, Winford Frady, Suwanee, GA, Wendell Frady, Suwanee, GA, Tony Frady, Suwanee, GA, Connie Frady, Suwanee, GA; Several Great-Nieces, Great-Nephews, and Cousins. Mr. Poss was born in Gwinnett County, GA on October 14, 1928. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in Korea and was also a paratrooper. He was a retired supervisor for General Motors Assembly Plant. He was also a retired co-owner of Poss and Allen Body Shop in Sugar Hill, GA. He was a member of the Dixie Drifters Antique Car Club. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Sugar Hill. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, June 25, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Dr. Richard Mark Lee and Rev. Charles Pirkle officiating. Interment in Sugar Hill Cemetery, Sugar Hill, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to Peachtree Christian Hospice in memory of Mr. Royston Poss. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133. www.flaniganfuneralhome.com