Memorial Services for Mrs. Velma Elizabeth Strickland, age 96, of Monroe, GA, will be held at 11 A.M., Saturday, October 21, 2006 at Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Winder, 770-867-1361.*
Dorothy Moody, age 83 of Carnesville, died Tuesday, October 17, 2006. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*
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.
Louise Lillian Fail, 76, of Duluth, died October 17, 2006. Direct Cremation. No Services planned. Bill Head Funeral Home, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
William Fred Fain, Jr., age 82, of Duluth, GA, died Wednesday, October 18, 2006. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
Ludy Jean-Paul, age 27, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away October 14, 2006. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mrs. Johnnie Thompson, age 79, of Statham, who passed away on Monday, October 16, 2006. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, 706-367-5467.*