ATHENS

MCMACKIN, EUGENE

Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson announces the death of Mr. Eugene James McMackin, age 82, of Athens, who passed away on October 22, 2006. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, 706-367-5467.*

AUBURN

HELSTROM, MARY

Mary F. Helstrom, age 76 of Auburn, formerly of Caribou, Maine, died Friday, October 20, 2006. Memorial Services will be held 7:00 P.M. Thursday, October 26, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. A member of the United Baptist Church in Caribou, Maine, Mrs. Helstrom attended the Hebron Baptist Church in Dacula. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxillary VFW Post #9389 and was preceded in death by her parents, James Peter and Laverne Conroy Curran. She is survived by: Husband: Russell E. Helstrom, Sr., Auburn, Georgia; Children: Pamela and William Latimer, Auburn, Georgia, Lori and David Perry, Auburn, Georgia, Roxann and Brad Landfried, Auburn, Georgia, Russell E. and April Helstrom, Jr., Auburn, Georgia, James and Valdine Helstrom, Caribou, Maine; Brother: Allen Curran, Caribou, Maine; Sisters: Eldora Nadeau, Woodland, Maine, Anne Dreier, San Francisco, California, Margaret Bauman, Santa Rosa, California; 13 Grandchildren, 10 Great Grandchildren, Several Nieces and Nephews also survive. Flowers will be accepted or in lieu of flowers the family asks that contributions be made to the American Cancer Society Gwinnett County Unit, 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway, Suite 260, Duluth, Georgia 30097. The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 26, 2006 from 6 until 7 P.M. at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .

LAWRENCEVILLE

HERRINGTON,

MATTIE

Mattie Mae Herrington, age 93 of Lawrenceville, died Tuesday, October 24, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, October 26, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Hoyt Huff, Jr. & Rev. Katie Hays will officiate. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. A native of Gwinnett County, a seamstress, a member of First Christian Church of Lawrenceville for 69 years, a member of the retired Widows Club of 15 years, Wildwood Garden Club for 34 years, and Eastern Star for 55 years, Mrs. Herrington was preceded in death by her husband, Carl Herrington in 1985. She is survived by: Children: Larry W. Herrington, Commerce, James Robert "Bobby" Herrington, Fountain Inn, SC, Carl Morris Herrington, Hartwell, GA; 7 Grandchildren, and 9 Great Grandchildren. Flowers accepted or memorials to First Christian Church of Lawrenceville, 3495 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045. Family will receive friends from 2-8 PM, Wednesday, October 25, 2006 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .

MONROE

CARTER, CASSY

Beloved daughter and expectant mother, Cassy Nicole (Nikki) Carter, age 16 of Monroe, died Saturday, October 21, 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.*

SNELLVILLE

SPAULDING, JOHN

John R. Spaulding, Sr., 83, of Simpsonville, Kentucky, died there Wednesday, October 18, 2006. He is survived by his wife, Betsye Riester Spaulding and three children, including a daughter, JoAnn McMillan of Snellville. Funeral services were held Saturday at Hall-Taylor Funeral Home of Shelbyville, Kentucky with interment in Grove Hill Cemetery.

WINDER

HIGGINS, HARRY

Harry Higgins, age 61 of Winder, died Friday, October 20, 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 .*