BOSTWICK

STAPLES, CHARLES

Charles Roland Staples, age 61, of Bostwick, died Sunday, February 4, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*

BRASELTON

SIGNORILE, VITO

Vito Joseph Signorile, age 74, of Braselton, GA, passed away on Sunday, February 4, 2007. He is survived by his wife: Phyllis Signorile; children: Leonard Raymond Signorile of Gainesville, GA, Louis Robert Signorile of Tarpon Springs, FL, Catherine Rose LaRocco of Buford, GA; brother: Pat Signorile; sisters: Loretta Troccoli, Anna Pastormelo, Antoinette Masi, Vicki Franzese, Rose Guardino, Mary Cirillo, all of New York; 5 grandchildren: Catherine Signorile, Phyllis Signorile, Joseph LaRocco, Patrick LaRocco, Vito Signorile, II. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, February 7, 2007 at 11 o'clock at St. Stephen The Martyr Catholic Church, 5373 Wydella Rd. SW, Lilburn, GA with Father Patrick Donaghey as celebrant. Burial will be at East Shadowlawn Cemetery, Lawrenceville, The family will receive friends on Tuesday, February, 6, 2007 from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.

BUFORD

DAVIS, NATALIE

Natalie Sophia Davis, age 3 weeks, infant daughter of Joshua and Kristen Davis, Buford, GA, died suddenly Friday, February 2, 2007. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.*

DECATUR

PHELPS, JOE F.

DOCTOR

Dr. Joe Franklin Phelps was 84 years old, born in Decatur, GA. raised in Decatur and attended Decatur High School. Joined the Navy on September 1, 1942 serving aboard the Destroyer USS Jenkins during World War II. This highly decorated destroyer served with the USS Fletcher, USS French, USS McGinty and the Pacific Reserve Fleet San Diego, California. Joe Phelps received the following World War II Medal awards: American Area Campaign Medal, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, European African Campaign Medal, Philippine Liberation Medal, World War II Victory Medal. After serving his country, he went to work for the Atlanta Fire Department and attended Georgia State in Atlanta. In 1955 the family packed up and made the long trip to Davenport, Iowa to attend Palmer Chiropractic College, after graduating he set up his first office in Avondale in 1959. Other offices were on Candler Road, Decatur and The Phelps Building on Hwy 78 Snellville, GA opening in 1984. Dr. Phelps practiced for 45 years, he loved his profession and his goal was to help people. Dr. J.F. Phelp's four brothers preceded him in death, Pope, Warren, Jack, Lewis along with his parents, William D. and Mildred Cartwright. He leaves his wife of sixty years, Berniece Moore Phelps; son and daughter-in-law, Dr. David and Stephanie Phelps; daughter and son-in-law, Karen and G.A. Nasworthy; grandchildren, Kate Peebles, Kristen, Jay, and Megan Phelps. Dr. Phelps also leaves the many patients he served for so many years. Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 8 at 2pm at Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Fred Musser officiating. Interment Decatur City Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2 until 4 and 6 until 8pm at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Mountain Circuit CASA, P.O. Box 76, Clarksville, GA 30523 (Court Appointed Special Advocates for children in deprivation proceedings until a safe, permanent home is assured) or to the Phelps' Memorial Tree Fund c/o Regions Bank, P.O. Box 406, Clayton, GA 30525, in memory of Dr. Joe Franklin Phelps. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770/979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com

DULUTH

HOWARD, WALTER

Walter Grady "W.G." Howard, age 80, of Duluth, GA, passed away February 3, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*

HULL

HUMPHRIES, EVA

Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia, announces the death of Mrs. Eva Mae Barrett Humphries, age 83, of Hull, GA, who passed away on February 3, 2007. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.*

LAWRENCEVILLE

CARLISLE, STEPHAN

Stephan Willis Carlisle, age 55, of Lawrenceville, died Friday, February 2, 2007. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*

FORTNASH,

CATHERINE

Catherine Fortnash, age 95, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away February 4, 2007. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*

FRANCIS, LISA

Lisa Darlene Francis, age 41, of Lawrenceville, died Friday, February 2, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*

MITCHELL, WILLIAM

Mr. William "Billy" Mitchell, age 89, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, February 4, 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.*

ZAPATA, JOSE

Jose "Joe" Zapata, age 70, of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, February 4, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*

LOGANVILLE

MCCLUNG, DORIS

Doris V. McClung, age 82, of Loganville, died Monday, February 5, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*

SNELLVILLE

HEWATT, HOLLIS

Hollis C. Hewatt, age 73 of Snellville, died Saturday, February 3, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM Tuesday, February 6, 2007 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Jeff Clegg will officiate. Burial Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. Retired from E. R. Snell Contracting (Roads & Bridges), Mr. Hewatt was preceded in death by his Parents: Tom & Claudie Brownlee Hewatt. He is survived by his Wife of 54 years: Dolores Bolton Hewatt, Snellville; Daughters & Son-in-law: Vickie Little, Snellville, Sherry & Larry Head, Washington; Son & Daughter-in-law: Chuck & Elaine Hewatt, Snellville; Sister & Brother-in-law: JoAnn & Dennis Abbott, Cumming; Grandchildren: Carey & David Streetman, Jamie & Lori Head, all of Washington, Kim & Chris Hendon, Loganville, Lindley Hewatt & Chad Hewatt, Snellville; Great Grandchildren: Brittany Streetman, Dylan Streetman, both of Washington, Ansley Hendon, Loganville. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .

WINDER

HILL, THELMA

Mrs. Thelma Hill, age 99, of Winder, Georgia, died February 5, 2007. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.*

LORD, ANNIE

Mrs. Annie Lou Lord, age 90, of Winder, Georgia, died February 5, 2007. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.*

MCCLURE, GORDON

Mr. Gordon McClure, age 90, of Winder, Georgia, died February 3, 2007. Funeral plans will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.*

MCCOY, JASON

Jason Wayne McCoy, age 21, of Winder, died Sunday, February 4, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*