Peggy Bullock Hayes, age 61, of Lawrenceville, died Thursday, February 22, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, February 24, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Thomas L. Jordan, Sr. and Rev. Margaret Adams will officiate. Burial Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Grayson. A member of Chestnut Grove Baptist Church, Grayson, Mrs. Hayes was retired from C.D.C. with 33 years of service. She was preceded in death by her daughter: Galisa Hayes Fain and is survived by: Husband of 43 years, Ed Hayes, Lawrenceville; Son & Daughter-in-law: Chris & Christy Hayes, Alpharetta; Brother & Sister-in-law: Ken & Margaret Bullock, Conyers; Grandchildren: Charlie & Lindsey Hayes, Alpharetta, Christopher Fain, Gainesville; Son-in-law: Chris Fain, Gainesville; Numerous Brothers-in-law, Sisters-in-law, Nieces and Nephews. Flowers are accepted or memorials to The American Diabetes Association, Georgia Affiliate, 3 Corporate Square, Suite 120, Atlanta, Georgia 30329. Family will receive friends from 4-8:30 PM, Friday, February 23, 2007 and from 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Saturday, February 24, 2007 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Brian S. Kelly, age 64, of Lawrenceville, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2007. He is survived by his wife: Martha M. Kelly; sons: Justin M. Kelly and his wife, Rachael of Suwanee, GA, Ryan S. Kelly of Athens, GA; mother: Jill Caver of Gainesville, FL; sister: Brenda J. Kelly of Gainesville, FL; grandson: Jackson D. Kelly. Born in England, he came to the U.
S. as a small child. He was an experienced chef, food consultant, and creator of his own BBQ sauces and recipes. He loved his family. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 24, 2007 at 3:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 672648, Marietta, GA 30006. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 2:00p.m. to 3:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.
Gina Brea Walton, age 20, formerly of Okeechobee died February 17, 2007 in Okeechobee. She was born April 30, 1986 in Ft. Pierce to Gina Joan Plunkett and Brian K. Walton. Miss Walton was active duty United States Air Force stationed in North Carolina. She was a 2004 graduate of Okeechobee High School. Miss Walton was a dedicated member of the Okeechobee High School Band as well as the Color Guard. Miss Walton is survived by her mother, Gina Joan Harrell of Boaz, AL; father, Brian K. Walton of Lawrenceville, GA; stepfather, Wayne (Juanita) Harrell of Okeechobee; sister, Samantha Harrell of Okeechobee; three brothers, Robbie Harrell and Brandon Ashley of Okeechobee and Eric Raulerson; grandparents, Marie and JT Plunkett of Cullman, AL and Ron and Memory Walton of Melbourne, FL; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. Visitation will be 1:00 to 2:00 Saturday, February 24, 2007 at Okeechobee Shrine Club on HY 78, with funeral services beginning at 2:00. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Gina Brea Walton's name to: Okeechobee High School Band, 2800 Hwy 441 N, Okeechobee FL 34972. Friends may sign the guest book at www.bassokeechobeefuneralhome.com. All arrangements are entrusted to the care of Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home and Crematory. 205 N.E. 2nd Street, Okeechobee.
Tommy Henry Thomas, age 74, of Statham, GA, passed away February 21, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*
Jack H. Ballard, of Stone Mountain, Georgia, died from unexpected heart failure on February 21, 2007. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville, GA, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*
Mr. Chester "Chet" Walker, age 81, of Suwanee, GA, passed away February 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.*