Kyle W. Copija, age 16, of Auburn, GA, passed away on September 4, 2006. Surviving are: Parents: Karen and Richard DeLany, Auburn, GA; Sister: Ashley DeLany, Auburn, GA; Grandmother: Sally Copija, Buford, GA; Grandparents: Ann and Bobby McLendon, Lawrenceville, GA; Great Grandmother: Lena Kennon, St. Simons Island, GA; Aunts and Uncles: Tracy and Al Copija, Sugar Hill, GA, Ken Copija, Torrington, CT, Matt and Terry Copija, Melbourne, FL, Kathy Copija, Buford, GA; Several cousins. Kyle was born on December 20, 1989 in DeKalb County, GA. He was a student at Apalachee School in Barrow County, GA. He was a member of Troup No. 56 of the Boy Scouts of America. He played baseball. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Lawrenceville. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, September 9, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Davis Chappell officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday evening from 7:00-9:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Lawrenceville in memory of Kyle Copija. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Jerry Taylor, age 67 of Danielsville, died Wednesday, Septembre 6, 2006. Arrangements by Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518, 770-945-9345. Please sign the online registry at www.stewartfh.com .*
Corby Creel, age 53 of Duluth, GA, passed away September 5, 2006. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
J. T. Watson, age 79, of Duluth, GA, passed away September 4, 2006. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Mr. Ray Kyle, age 61, of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2006. He was preceded in death by his son, Raymond Victor Kyle, III and daughter, Lora Leigh Kyle. He is survived by his: Wife of 42 years: Rebecca Kyle, Gainesville, GA; Sisters and Brothers-in-Law: Kathleen Long, Medina, OH, Rebecca and Dan Starr, Norton, OH, Lorraine and Karl Rock, Seville, OH; Brothers and Sisters-in-Law: David and Jennifer Kyle, Hockessin, DE, Steven and Patricia Kyle; Numerous Nieces, Nephews and Cousins; Special Friends: Bob and Bea Walleck, Braselton, GA. Mr. Kyle was born in Akron, OH on May 4, 1945. He lived in Georgia for the past 30 years. He was a retired field representative from Wrigley's Gum Company after 28 years of service. He was very active in the antiques and flea market business in Lilburn, GA and in Gwinnett County. He attended both the Methodist and Baptist Churches. He was an avid gardener and a robust chef. He was very fun loving and always has a corny joke. Funeral service will be held on Monday, September 11, 2006 at Granger United Methodist Church with Rev. Dr. Tom Joyce officiating. Interment will be in Granger Cemetery, Granger, OH. The family will receive friends at Flanigan Funeral Home on Friday, September 8, 2006 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Marjorie N. (Reedy) Selby, age 87 of Lawrenceville, died Monday, September 4, 2006. Memorial Services will be held 3:00 PM, Friday, September 8, 2006 in the Stateroom of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Mrs. Selby was a retired Medical Records Librarian with Sedgwick County Hospital, Wichita, Kansas, President of American Business Women Association, a lifetime member of the Order of Eastern Star-North Star Chapter #483, Witchita, Kansas, and former member of Girl Scouts of America. She was preceded in death by her husband of 36 years, Richard Selby, and is survived by Children: Jane E. & Stanley Crouch, Lincoln, NE, Richard E. Selby, Hot Springs, AR, June E. Selby, Lawrenceville, GA, John L. & Patricia J. Selby, Wichita, KS; Sister: Mildred Reynolds, Hot Springs, AR; Grandchildren: Eric & Kristy Crouch, James Crouch, Amy & Stuart Lee; Great Grandchildren: Kaitlin, Emily & Abigail Crouch, Eowyn Lee; Many Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to a scholarship in memory of Marjorie N. Selby at Wichita State University Foundation, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260-0002. Family will receive friends after the service on Friday. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
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B. Ralph Wheelus, age 68 of Lawrenceville, died Tuesday, September 5, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 12:00 Noon, Friday, September 8, 2006 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Wayne Reed will officiate. Burial Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford. A member of New Hope Methodist Church in Lawrenceville, Mr. Wheelus was self employed with "Abuse A Bug". He was preceded in death by his brothers, W. H. Wheelus, Willard Gene Wheelus, Rogers Wheelus, James Doyle Wheelus; sister, Helen Wells; daughter, Rachael Wheelus; and parents, William Henry and Mayola Wheelus. Mr. Wheelus is survived by: Loving Companion, Lynn L. Jamieson; Son & Daughter-in-law: Greg & Vanessa Wheelus, all of Lawrenceville; Daughters: Tia Wheelus, Largo, FL, Zenda Wheelus, Leesburg, AL, Kelly Jamieson, Lawrenceville, Katherine Jamieson, Toccoa; Grandson: John Eli Wheelus, Largo, FL; Niece: Cathy Wells, Baton Rouge, LA. Family will receive friends from 2-9 PM, Thursday, September 7, 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.
Mrs. Annie Bell Austin, age 89, of Winder, Georgia died September 6, 2006. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.*
Mr. Alton Doster, age 84, of Winder, Georgia, died September 5, 2006. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.*