Alberto Nogueira, age 80 of Cumming, died October 9, 2006. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
Gladys M. Dornan, age 94, of Duluth, GA, passed away October 9, 2006. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Daniel Powers, age 40, of Duluth, GA, passed away October 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.*
EVERGLADE CITY, FL
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Mary Carolyn Whitmire Vandiver, age 95, formerly of Everglade City, FL and Labelle, FL, passed away on October 9, 2006, after a brief illness. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.*
Mr. Harry C. Mimm, age 58, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on October 8, 2006. Surviving are: Wife of 10 Years: Melinda E. Mimm, Flowery Branch, GA; Daughter: Bonnie Mimm, Suwanee, GA; Sons: Joseph Mimm, Sugar Hill, GA, David Mimm, Suwanee, GA, Christopher Mimm, Suwanee, GA; Three Grandchildren; Mother: Ethel Mae Mimm, Mt. Airy, PA; Step-Children: Phillip Ian Ackerson, Anthony Arthur Ackerson. Mr. Mimm was born on September 26, 1948 in Lancaster County, PA. He was employed with Respironics, Inc., as a Manager and Representative in Murrayville, PA. He was a member of the Cornerstone Assembly of God in Oakwood, GA. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Robbie Coleman officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Christopher "Chris" Tucker, age 24 of Hoschton, died Sunday, October 8, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Wednesday, October 11, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Pastor John Abrahms will officiate. Chris was a restaurant manager and was preceded in death by his grandfather, Eugene Moses. He is survived by Father: Ralph H. Tucker, Jr., South Carolina; Mother: Linda Tucker, Hoschton; Brothers: Trevor Tucker, Spartanburg, South Carolina, Troy Tucker, Blacksburg, North Carolina; Sister: Tracey Tucker, Raleigh, North Carolina; and Grandmother: Josephine Moses, Omaha, Nebraska. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.
William F. Ellis, age 77 of Lawrenceville, died Tuesday, October 10, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*
James A. Justice, age 49, of Lawrenceville, GA, died October 8, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Hubert Ellison Tucker, age 97, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away October 9, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Ronnie Joe Ridley, age 72, of Lilburn, GA, died October 9, 2006. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*
Sandra Lynn Dobbs Koonce, age 59 of Loganville, GA, died October 9, 2006. She is survived by her husband, Bobby Koonce; daughter, Sidra and Gene Leonard of Statham; step children, Darlene and William Vaughn of Dacula, Brian and Tammy Koonce of Loganville, Davis Koonce of Winder; sister, Carolyn and Rev. Lavoe Sims of Tucker; 7 grandchildren, one niece and one nephew. Mrs. Koonce was a native of Snellville and had been an office manager with Gwinnett Hospital Authority. Memorial services will be held Thursday, October 12 at 7:30pm at Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Lavoe Sims officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday from 2 until 4 and 7 until 9pm at the funeral home. Those desiring may make donations to the American Lung Association, 2452 Spring Road, Smyrna, Georgia 30080, in memory of Sandra Lynn Dobbs Koonce. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .
Mr. Curley Labbie, age 82, of Monroe, GA, formerly of Church Point, LA, passed away October 8, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*
ORMOND BEACH, FL
Lynda Stowe Powell, age 66, of Ormond Beach, Florida, passed away Monday, October 9, 2006. Mrs. Powell was born September 15, 1940 in Monroe, Georgia to Marion Parks and Flora Mae Ward. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Monroe, Georgia and former executive secretary with SunTrust for 30 year, retiring in 2002. She moved from Snellville, Georgia to Ormond Beach, Florida in 1996. Survivors include: Husband of 46 years: Herbert; 2 Sons: Steve of Dacula, Georgia, John, Orlando, Florida; 1 Daughter: Tammy Stevens, Fort Payne, Alabama; 3 Brothers: Chuck Stowe, Ormond Beach, Carl Stowe, Cordele, Georgia, Harold Stowe, Ormond Beach; 10 Grandchildren. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.Haigh-Black.com.
Ruth White, age 73 of Winder, GA, passed away on October 9, 2006. She is survived by: Daughters: Diane Stinson and Pam Brown, both of Winder; Sons: Robert Bellew, Macon, Jonathan Bellew, Cumming; Brother: James Summerville, Gasden, AL; 9 Grandchildren; 5 Great Grandchildren. Memorial services will be held Thursday, October 12, 2006 at 1:00 P.M. at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel. The family will receive friends Thursday from 11:00 until service time at the funeral home. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com.