Ms. Jo Ann Gunter Marchman, age 75. Ms. Marchman passed away Tuesday, March 7, 2006 at a private nursing home following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM, Friday, March 10, 2006 from the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Michael Wilkes officiating. Interment will follow in Center Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. She was born on May 15, 1930 in Cleveland, Georgia to Mary Etta Satterfield Gunter and John Claude Gunter Sr. Ms. Marchman lived in Dunwoody before retiring and moving back to the family farm in Cleveland. She was a lifelong member of Center Grove Baptist Church, where her Father was one of the founders. Ms. Marchman had a long and fruitful career in the hospitality industry, which included an established catering business with clients such as C&S Bank. Her line of collectible porcelain dolls were sold on The Home Shopping Channel, at Doll Shows, and to individual collectors. Many were given to children of family and friends. She was a loving Mother, Sister, Grandmother. A friend and counselor to many, she constantly encouraged others to improve their lives and gave whatever help and assistance to reach those goals. She catered many weddings, anniversaries, and birthdays for family and friends. Her love of Center Grove Baptist Church, the choir, and Rev. Michael Wilkes was heartfelt. She was preceded in death by parents; Son, Larry Vaughn Cash; Brothers, Carl Gunter, Claude Gunter, James Gunter, Ralph Gunter; Sisters, Mary Freeman and Sara Hulsey. Her surviving relatives include her Daughter, Teresia Marchman Medders, Duluth; Son, Wayne Marchman, Austell; Grandsons, Shaun Medders and Larry Crawford; Sisters, Mildred Quartarone, Georgia Houseknecht, Margaret Patterson, Barbara Craig; Brother, Robert Gunter; and a large number of nieces, nephews, and great granchildren. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, March 9, 2006 from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8. Flowers will be appreciated or donations may be made to Center Grove Baptist Church Building Fund, C/O P.O. Box 1514, Cleveland, GA 30528. You may sign the guestbook online for Ms. Marchman at www.alexandersgatewaychapelfuneralhome.com . Alexander's Gateway Chapel Funeral Home of Cleveland in charge of arrangements, 706-865-1500.
Emil Edward Wyka, age 87 of Duluth, died March 7, 2006. A Funeral Mass will be said 11:00 AM Friday, March 10, 2006 at the Catholic Church of St. Monica, Duluth with Father Greg Goolsby serving as Celebrant. Mr. Wyka, a native of Passaic, NJ was retired from the US Post Office after 30 years of service. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, participated in the Battle of the Bulge and received two purple hearts. He is survived by: Wife, Helen Wyka, Duluth, GA; Son & Daughter-in-law, Chester & Lorraine Wyka, Hamburg, NJ; Daughter & Son-in-law, Lucy & David Fraser, Suwanee; Grandchildren, Cheryl Wyka, Greg Wyka, Jenny Lee Fraser; Sister, Regina Bates, Seattle, WA; Sister-in-law, Mary Wyka, Philadelphia, PA; Brothers-in-law, Matty Marcinowski (Loretta), Paramus, NJ, Eddie Marcinowski (Dot), Spring Hill, FL. The family will receive friends Thursday 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.
Mr. Donald Eugene (RED) Green, age 61, of Flowery Branch, died Tuesday, March 7, 2006. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, GA 30542, 770-967-5555.*
Mr. John K. Mitchell Sr., age 63, of Flowery Branch, died March 8, 2006. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, GA 30542, 770-967-5555.*
Helen Holt Anglin, age 88 of Lawrenceville, died March 8, 2006. Survivors and funeral arrangements will be announced later by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.*
Fonnie Burke, age 87 of Norcross, GA, passed away March 7, 2006. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Anthony Dean Green, age 44 of Oxford, died Tuesday, March 7, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544.*
Agnes F. Stanley, age 65 of Snellville, Georgia, died March 8, 2006. She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Bobby Stanley; son and daughter-in-law, Britton and Christie Stanley; son, Brad Stanley, all of Snellville; sister, Mildred Cannon, Tallapoosa, AL; brother and sister-in-law, Fred and Frances Foster of Covington, GA; granddaughters, Brittony, Kellie and Courtney. Mrs. Stanley was retired from Bellsouth after 32 years in the legal department. She was a member of Snellville First Baptist Church and a former member of Annistown Road Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 12 at 3pm at Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. JoJo Thomas officiating. Interment Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 until 9pm at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .
Frances P. Roberts, age 81 of Stone Mountain, died Tuesday, March 7, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010.*
Mr. Lewis M. Richardson, Sr., age 93, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Friday, March 3, 2006. He is survived by his: Wife of 60 years: Mrs. Marjorie C. Richardson, Sugar Hill, GA; Daughters and Son-in-Law: Martha Barrett, Marietta, GA, Mary Lou and Michael O'Rouke, Buford, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: Lewis and Catherine Richardson, Canton, GA; Grandchildren: Patrick O'Rouke, Jason O'Rouke, Philip Barrett, Matthew Barrett, William Richardson, Mary Beth O'Rouke, and Madeline Richardson; Brother and Sister-in-Law: H. Melvin and Gloria Richardson, Chamblee, GA; Sister: Sara Huie, Atlanta, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Richardson was born on April 14, 1912 in Jackson County, GA. He was a graduate of Tech High School in Atlanta, GA. He attended Emory University. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in World War II. He was a retired real estate broker, a member of the Board of Realtors and Past President of the Savannah Board of Realtors. He was a member of the Level Creek United Methodist Church in Suwanee, GA. Memorial service will be held on Sunday, March 12, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. at Level Creek United Methodist Church in Suwanee, GA with Rev. Michael Martin and Rev. Wayne Smith officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Level Creek United Methodist Church Building Fund, 4844 Suwanee Dam Road, Suwanee, GA 30024 in memory of Lewis M. Richardson. The family will receive friends at the Level Creek United Methodist Church on Sunday after the service. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.