Mr. G. T. Lanton, age 74, of Clarkston, GA, and formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on Sunday, October 15, 2006. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Charlotte B. Lanton. He is survived by his: Daughter: Suzie Lanton, Buford, GA; Sons and Daughter-in-Law: Mark Lanton, Dawsonville, GA, Tony and Sherry Lanton, Buford, GA, Chris Lanton, Sugar Hill, GA, Jon Lanton, Monroe, GA; 6 Grandchildren; 1 Great Granddaughter; Sisters: Ruby Lanton, Foley, AL Mona Lanton, Mobile, AL; Several Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins. Mr. Lanton was born in Elba, AL on October 30, 1931. He was a graduate of Andalusia High School. He attended Auburn University and Bob Jones University. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marines and was a member of the Buford American Legion Post No. 127. He was the owner of Lanco Painting and Drywall in Clarkston, GA. He was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church, Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 21, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Paul Wade and Rev. Danny Newbern officiating. Interment will be in Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with Military Honors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Zion Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 3390 South Puckett Road, Buford, GA 30519 in memory of G. T. Lanton. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.