John Michael Sefcik, age 16, of Buford, GA, died Tuesday, February 20, 2007 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.*
Jessica Rose Holda, age 27, of Duluth, Georgia, died February 19, 2007. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*
Margie Lou "Polly" Manders Shelton, age 92, of Grayson, died peacefully on Saturday, February 24, 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Charlie W. Shelton. Mrs. Shelton was a member of Grayson First Baptist Church for over 50 years. She enjoyed attending her Sunday School class and the Merry Makers Senior Group. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She will be most remembered for her generosity and loving smile. Mrs. Shelton is survived by her children: Billy and Pam Shelton of Alabama, Linda and Thomas Turner of Grayson, Margaret and Carlton Cooper of Cleveland, Jeanette and Bobby Shelnutt of Lawrenceville, Sarah and Joe Townsend of Loganville, Dianne Wilson of Lilburn; 16 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren; 1 sister, Geneva Anthony of Bethlehem; a number of nieces and nephews and a host of friends. Funeral services will be held Monday, February 26, 2007, at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Tom M. Wages Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, GA with Dr. Buddy Parrish and Dr. David Poe officiating. Interment will follow at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church Cemetery in Grayson. Visitation for family and friends will be from 12 noon to 9:00 PM on Sunday, February 25, 2007. Flowers accepted or donations may be made to the Merry Makers Senior Group of Grayson First Baptist Church or the American Cancer Society, 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway, Suite 260, Duluth, GA 30097 in loving memory of Margie "Polly" Shelton. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., 120 Scenic Hwy., Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .
Mrs. Clair Ann Sarna, age 64, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Friday, February 23, 2007. She is preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Ed Sarna. She is survived by her: Son and Daughter-in-Law: Rev. Michael and Susan Sarna, Comer, GA; Daughter and Son-in-Law: Christy and Jason Bragdon, Winder, GA; Grandchildren: Allison Sarna, Nathan Sarna; Sister: Corene Frady, Suwanee, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews, and Cousins. Mrs. Sarna was born on June 21, 1942 in Gwinnett County, GA. She was a 1960 graduate of Duluth High School. She was a retired sales clerk from Wal-Mart in Buford, GA. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Sugar Hill, GA. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, February 25, 2007 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Michael Sarna officiating. Interment will be in Duluth Church Cemetery, Duluth, GA. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Alice C. Cary, age 82, of Loganville, died Friday, February 23, 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 .*
Mr. Cecil Glass, age 87, of Winder, Georgia, died February 23, 2007. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home of Winder, 770-867-1361.*
Chester (Donald) Norris, age 73, of Winder, passed away February 23, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*