BUFORD

ALLEN, EMORY

Mr. Emory Milford Allen, age 83, of Buford, GA, and the Hog Mountain Community, passed away on Tuesday, April 24, 2007. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Viola Dunaway Allen. He is survived by his: Son and Daughter-in-Law: Ronnie and Karen Allen, Buford, GA; Grandchildren: Rhonda and Darrin Dupree, Buford, GA, Wesley and Tina Allen, Buford, GA; Daughter-in-Law: Sheila and Nolan Wallace, Buford, GA; Great Grandchildren: Shealee Dupree, Ali Dupree; Brother and Sister-in-Law: L. C. and Lenora Allen, Panama City, FL; Sisters and Brothers-in-Law: Dot Pirkle, Buford, GA, Ruth and Douglas Brown, Lawrenceville, GA, Gladys and Leon Kimbro, Buford, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Allen was born December 21, 1923 in Gwinnett County, GA. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army. He retired from General Motors Assembly Plant in Doraville, GA after 30 years of service and was a member of the U.A.W. Local 10. He was of the Baptist Faith. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2007 at 3:30 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. E. Nain Brady officiating. Interment will follow in Hog Mountain Baptist Church Cemetery, Dacula, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11:00 a.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.

ALLEN, PHOEBIE

Phoebie Lois Allen, age 90, of Buford, died April 23 at 4:51 p.m. Phoebie was a member of Eastside Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by parents, Homer and Ethel Allen; brothers, William James Allen, Troy Lee Allen, O.S. Allen; and sisters, Grace Allen, Ophelia Davis, and Nellie McDaniel. She is survived by niece and nephew, Debbie and Mike Holbert, and great-nieces, Michelle Holbert and Melissa Dorsey, with whom she resided with for 28 years. Phoebie is also survived by two sisters-in-law, Inez Allen and Irene Allen, as well as other nieces and nephews. Phoebie was a caregiver for her family, as well as a farmer and seamstress. Phoebie was a wonderful aunt who was more than an aunt to those that loved her. We shared our lives with her and she lived her life loving us, especially Melissa and Michelle. She may have forgotten our names, but she recognized our faces as the ones that loved and cared for her. Phoebie was a precious angel on earth, and what a reunion she is now having in Heaven. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, April 26, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Ralph Atkins and Rev. Barney Williams officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Snellville, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 4:00-8:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.

CARTERSVILLE

MURPHY, EMILY

Emily Sikes Murphy, age 96 of Cartersville, GA, formerly of Gwinnett Count, GA, passed away on Monday, April 23, 2007. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*

DANIELSVILLE

KOZOL, MARY

Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia, announces the death of Mrs. Mary Lillian Kozol, age 38, of Danielsville, Georgia who passed away on April 22, 2007. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.*

DULUTH

ABOAGYE,

ABRAHAM

Abraham Aboagye, age 38, of Duluth, GA, passed away on Friday, April 20, 2007 from a automobile accident. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*

KNEE, ROBERT

Robert C. Knee, Jr., age 79, of Duluth, GA, passed away April 22, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*

FAIRBURN

BLACK, KERRY

Mr. Kerry T. Black, age 47, of Fairburn, GA, and formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, April 23, 2007. He was preceded in death by his father, Mr. Frederick Black. He is survived by his: Mother: Peggy Black Robinson, Fairburn, GA; Step Father: Michael Robinson, Fairburn, GA; Sisters: Rhonda Degnan, Buford, GA, Regina Griffiths, Buford, GA; Wife: Beverly Black, Buford, GA; Daughters: Sarah Merritt, Buford, GA, Nicole Black, Buford, GA; Sons: Frederick Black, Buford, GA, Nicholas Black, Buford, GA; Aunts and Uncles: Pauline Polly Ramey Bramblett, Buford, GA, Betty and Roy Harris, Buford, GA, Dorothy Ramey, Buford, GA, Virginia Bailey Ramey, Buford, GA; Uncle and Aunt: Douglas and Deborah Ramey, Cumming, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Black was born July 13, 1959 and was a native of Buford, GA. He was a 1977 graduate of Buford High School. He was supervisor at Agco, Inc. He was a member of the Abundant Life Church of God, Tyrone, GA. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Calvin Smith officiating. Interment will follow in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday from 5:00 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.

LAWRENCEVILLE

BERG, LUCIA

Lucia Dragonetti Berg, age 44, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2007. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*

HANEY, LILLIAN

Lillian Franklin Haney, age 84, of Lawrenceville, GA, died Tuesday morning, April 24, 2007. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*

PHILLIPS, HARRY

Harry M. Phillips, age 77, of Lawrenceville, died Monday, April 23, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*

LOGANVILLE

VON ITTER, KATHY

Kathy Von Itter, age 54, of Loganville, passed away Tuesday, April 24, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*

SUGAR HILL

BARRIOS, RANDY

Mr. Randy E. Barrios, age 34, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away April 21, 2007. 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.*

FLORES, MARIA

Mrs. Maria Flores, age 91, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away on April 22, 2007. Surviving are: Daughters: Maria Yolanda Ortiz, Sugar Hill, GA, Maria Margarita Stroup, Myrtle Beach, SC; Five Grandchildren; Eight Great Grandchildren; Brother: Manuel Flores, Puerto Rico. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Deacon Bill Speed officiating. Interment to follow in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.

TRENTON, MI

LICKMAN, ERNEST

Ernest G. Lickman, age 77 of Trenton, MI, passed away on Monday, April 23, 2007. Arrangements to be announced by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*

WINDER

HATCHER, CHRIS

Chris Hatcher, age 30, of Winder, GA, passed away April 22, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*