WINDER

ALPHARETTA

WOFFORD, NORA

Nora A. Wofford, age 97 of Alpharetta, GA, passed away Thursday, May 4, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*

AUBURN

JONES, JIMMIE

Jimmie Davis Jones, age 69 of Auburn, GA, passed away on May 4, 2006. She was preceded in death by her parents, J. Walker Davis and Lillie Kilgore Davis; sister, Imogene Hawkins and brother, Horace Davis. She is survived by: Son: Brent & Nancy Jones, Hull, GA; Daughter: Michelle Jones Brooks, Dacula, GA; Grandchildren: Ryan Jones, Kevin Jones & Calli Moore. Ms. Jones was a 1954 graduate of Dacula High School and a member of Union Grove Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 7, 2006 at 2:00 P.M. at Union Grove Baptist Church with Rev. John King and Rev. Alan Hall officiating. Interment to follow at Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.

BUFORD

KELLY, JACK

Mr. Jack C. Kelly, age 74, of Buford, GA passed away on May 3, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jane Forester Kelly. Surviving are: Daughter: Shawn E. Kelly, Marietta, GA; Son: Dan Kelly, Los Angeles, CA; Grandchildren: Lauren Kelly, Los Angeles, CA, Austin Self, Marietta, GA, Brandon Self, Marietta, GA; Sister: Mary Beth Harris, Minneapolis, MN; Brother, Alan Kelly, White Bear Lake, MN; Several nieces and nephews. Mr. Kelly was born in St. Paul, Minnesota. He was a veteran of the U. S. Marines during the Korean War. He was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church, Lawrenceville, GA. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 6, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Deacon Terry Millinger officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 2:00 p.m. until funeral time. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.

MALLOWAY,

MADELYN

Mrs. Madelyn W. Malloway, age 83, of Buford, GA, formerly of Tucker, GA, passed away May 4, 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.*

ROSSI, WILLIAM

William Charles Rossi, age 80 of Buford, died Thursday, May 4, 2006. Mr. Rossi has been cremated and a service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are being handled by Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518, 770-945-9345, www.stewartfh.com.*

SLEBODA, THOMAS

Mr. Thomas J. Sleboda, age 64, of Buford, GA passed away on May 3, 2006. Surviving are: Wife of 42 Years: Mrs. Mary Kaye Sleboda, Buford, GA; Daughters: Lisa Ann McMeen, Sharpsburg, GA, Eileen Caroline Adams, Smithas, AL; Son: Thomas J. Sleboda, Oceanside, CA; Mother: Anna H. Sleboda, Wyoming, PA; Brother: Joseph Sleboda, Mountain Top, PA; Grandchildren: Cole McMeen, Connor McMeen, Sean Sleboda, Sarah Sleboda. Funeral service will be held on Monday, May 8, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. at the Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Flowery Branch, GA with Father Francis Tran officiating. Interment in the Georgia National Cemetery, Canton, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.

CARL

BRADY, RUTHIE

Mrs. Ruthie Killcrease Brady, age 99, of Carl, Georgia died May 4, 2006. Born in Gwinnett County, Georgia to the late Henry Raymond and Mattie Lee Coker Killcrease, Mrs. Brady was the widow of Ephriam Lucius Brady. A Homemaker, Mrs. Brady had resided in Barrow County for the past Fifty-two years and was a member of the Dacula First Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, May 6, 2006 from the Chapel of Carter Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Chandler officiating. Interment will be at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery. Surviving are: Two Sons & Daughters-in-law - Lawson and Betty Brady of Cornelia and James & Letha Brady of Auburn; Daughter - Brooksie Conner of Auburn; Daughter & Son-in-law - Jennie & Stan Miller of Auburn; Sister - Runnett Smith of Decatur; Eight Grandchildren, Sixteen Great Grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews also survive. Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements.

GAINESVILLE

SVARRER, RUTH

Ruth M. Svarrer, 91, of Gainesville, died Wednesday, May 3, 2006 at her residence after an extended illness. Arrangements by Mason-Ward-Rogers Funeral Home, Gainesville, GA, 770-287-0220.*

HOSCHTON

DAVIS, ROSALIA

Mrs. Rosalia Corti Davis, age 83, of Hoschton, GA (Mulberry Community) passed away on May 4, 2006. She was preceded in death by her husband, Julius Davis, Sr. Surviving are: Son and Daughter-in-Law: Retired Major Julius "Billy" Davis, Jr. and Wife, Kim Davis, Hoschton, GA; Granddaughters: Kay Davis, Hoschton, GA, Rosalia L. Davis, Hoschton, GA, Teresa Davis, Hoschton, GA; Sister-in-Law: Mary L. Davis, Hoschton, GA; Several nieces and nephews: Carol Howarth and her children, Gainesville, GA, Dr. Thomas Lott and his family, Cleveland, GA, Luis Corti and his family, Santiago, Chile, Anna Maria Guiterrez and family, Long Island, NY. Mrs. Davis was a resident of Gwinnett County, GA for over 50 years having lived in Buford and the Mulberry Community. She was a homemaker. She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church in Gainesville, GA and was also active at Mulberry Baptist Church, Hoschton, GA. Funeral service will be held on Sunday, May 7, 2006 at 3:00 p.m. at Mulberry Baptist Church, Hoschton, GA with Rev. Jack Pierce officiating. Interment in Mulberry Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00 - 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.

LAWRENCEVILLE

HARALSON, IRENE

Irene Mosley Haralson of Lawrenceville, GA, formerly of Decatur, GA, passed away on May 4, 2006 at the age of 90 at New London Nursing Home in Snellville, GA from complications of Alzheimers. She was preceded in death by her husband, Horance Haralson and son, Horance (J.R.) Haralson, Jr. She is survived by: Daughter & Son-in-Law: Lois and Sunny Moon of Lawrenceville, GA; Sister: Jeanette Sheffield of Cedartown, GA; 8 Grandchildren; 10 Great Grandchildren and numerous Nieces & Nephews. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 6, 2006 at 3:00 P.M. at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel. Interment, Melwood Cemetery, Stone Mountain, GA. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.

LILBURN

BYRD, STANLEY

Stanley Alvin Byrd, age 56, of Lilburn, GA, died suddenly May 4, 2006. He was a member of Mountain Park United Methodist Church and strong supporter/member of Parkview High School Touchdown Club. He is survived by his wife, Laura Brien Byrd, Lilburn; son, Kyle Byrd, Statesboro, GA; daughter, Kathryn Byrd, Lilburn, GA; mother & stepfather, Wilma Byrd & Harold Hinnant, St. Simons Island, GA; sister, Elaine Byrd Bell, Lilburn, GA; nieces & nephews. The family will receive friends on Sat. from 5-8pm at Ward's Stone Mtn. Chapel. Funeral Services will be held at Mountain Park UMC on Sun., May 7 at 2pm with his body to lie in state at 1pm; interment Eternal Hills Memory Gardens; Rev. Gary Whetstone and Rev. Deanne Lynch officiating. Contributions may be made to the Stan Byrd Memorial Scholarship. Arrangements by Horis A. Ward, Stone Mountain Chapel, Rockbridge Rd. at Five Forks Trickum, 770-381-5722.

JAMES, EDITH

Mrs. Edith Lord James, age 87, of Lilburn, GA, passed away May 5, 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.*

LOGANVILLE

SYKES, JEANETTE

Jeanette Sykes, age 85 of Loganville died Friday, May 5, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Sunday, May 7, 2006 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Wayne Reed will officiate. Burial will follow at Haynes Creek Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Loganville. Mrs. Sykes was a Beautician at Copeland's Beauty Shop in Lawrenceville for many years and a Seamstress with Martin's Cleaners in Conyers for several years. She attended New Hope United Methodist Church in Lawrenceville. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Waymon Beaver and Guy Sykes and her grandson, Randy Beaver. Mrs. Sykes is survived by: Children: Deborah & Henry Duncan, David & Frances Beaver, all of Loganville, James & Elise Beaver, Toccoa; and 4 Step-Children; Sister and Brother-in-law: Mary & Olan Grant, Tucker; 10 Grandchildren, 6 Step-Grandchildren, 18 Great Grandchildren, 6 Step-Great Grandchildren, Several Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends from 2-9 PM, Saturday, May 6, 2006 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010, www.stewartfh.com.

STONE MOUNTAIN

CATES, SARAH

Sarah Rebecca Cates, age 89 of Stone Mountain, GA, passed away Friday, May 5, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*

WINDER

HALL, ASHTON

Ashton Michael Hall, age 6 months, infant child of Regina & Jeff Hall, of Winder, GA, passed away May 3, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*