Mrs. Tinnie Belle Hewatt Hulsey, age 86, of Buford, GA, passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2006. She was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. Vassie Hulsey; grandchildren, Mitchell and Brett Bagwell; and brothers, Norman H. Hewatt, Early Biffle and Hurley Biffle. She is survived by her: Daughter and Son-in-Law: Jean and Kenneth Bagwell, Buford, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: Michael F. and Gloria Hulsey, Hawkinsville, GA; 6 Grandchildren: Rhonda B. Moses and husband, Jim, Buford, GA, Ken Bagwell and wife, Angie, Bethlehem, GA, Joey Bagwell, Auburn, GA, Mark Hulsey, Carl, GA, Paul Hulsey, Detroit, MI, Shannon Milanek and husband, Mark, Warner Robins, GA; Great Grandchildren: Mitchell and Kenneth Moses, Austin, Anna and Brett Bagwell, M. J. Milanek; Sister: Catherine Bennett, Buford, GA; Sisters-in-Law and Brother-in-Law: Florence Mangum, Buford, GA, Pauline Kyle, Austell, GA, Ruby and Jack Brown, Dawsonville, GA; Brother-in-Law: Hal Elkins, Smyrna, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mrs. Hulsey was a native of Buford, GA having been born on January 10, 1920 in the Luxomni Community. She was retired from Bona Allen Harness Factory and also Gwinnett County Police Department in 1985. She was a member of the Buford Church of God. Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Dr. Charles Walls and Rev. Steve Barnum officiating. Interment will be in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday evening from 6:00 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.
Doris Lee Stowe Bailey, age 67 of Dacula, GA, died Sunday, December 31, 2006. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, January 2, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Alan Hall will officiate. Burial Union Grove Baptist Church Cemetery, Auburn. Loving Wife, Mother & Grandmother, Mrs. Bailey was a homemaker, poultry grower, seamstress and a member of Union Grove Baptist Church where she was church Treasurer for 19 years. She was preceded in death by her sister: Ruby Lois Knight. Mrs. Bailey is survived by her Husband of 49 years: Roger Bailey, Dacula; Children: Paula & Gene Swancey, Carnesville, Kim Bailey, Dacula, Ginger & Bill Greeson, Auburn, Joel & Kendra Bailey, Dacula; Sisters: Johnnie Verleen Albea, Winder, Mary Louise Eberhart, Marietta; Grandchildren: Bailey Norman, Rolfe Norman, Jean Raquel Swancey, Daniel Swancey, Erica Franchiseur, Elly Franchiseur, Brandy Vater, Holly Greeson, Ryan Bailey; several Nieces & Nephews. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia, announces the death of Mr. Wiley Junior Haynes, age 52, of Elberta, Alabama, who passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2006 in Pensacola, Florida. Funeral arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.*
Mrs. Bonnie Richardson Chessher, 85, of Gainesville died Sunday December 31, 2006 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Hospital. Funeral services will be held 2:00pm Wednesday, January 3, 2007 at Little-Davenport Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 2, 2006 from 2pm to 4pm and 6pm to 9pm at Little-Davenport Funeral Home. Complete arrangements to be announced. Little-Davenport Funeral Home, 355 Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville, GA 30501.
Mr. Lawson Tate Payne, age 88 of 245 Stillwood Drive, Hartwell, Ga., husband of Shirley Stanley Payne, died Saturday, December 30, 2006 at his residence. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 2, 2006 at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home of Hartwell. Dr. Bob Wood will officiate. Graveside services and burial will take place at 3:00 p.m. at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Dacula, Ga. The body is at the funeral home, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. The family will be at the home. Memorials may be made to the Hartwell First Baptist Church, 81 East Howell Street, Hartwell, Ga. 30643. Strickland Funeral Home-Hartwell Chapel will be in charge. A message of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting www.stricklandfh.com.
Barbara Carter, age 69, of Lawrenceville, Georgia, died Saturday, December 30, 2006. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .*
Cleon Day, age 74, of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, December 31, 2006. A Funeral Service will be held 11 A.M. Wednesday, January 3, 2007 in the Chapel of Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Dr. Jim Ferguson officiating. Interment will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Gainesville. Mr. Day was preceded in death by his daughter, Luann Campbell. He is survived by his wife- Mildred Day; daughters and son-in-law- Aminda Day Turner, Forsyth Co.; Debbie and Ricky Bowen, Buford; Cynthia Bullock, Duluth; Amy H. Day, Alpharetta; brother and sister-in-law- Rev. Jimmy and June Day, White, GA; Sister and brother-in-law- Dorothy and Burell Cook, Breman. 8 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren also survive. Mr. Day was a veteran of the United States Army and a member of Ivy Creek Baptist Church, Buford. The family will receive friends January 2, 2007 from 2-4 and 6-9 P.M. at Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518. 770-945-9345. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.
Mary Ann Hardigree, age 76 of Statham, GA, passed away December 30, 2006. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*
Mrs. Doris Dewitt, age 84, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away Monday, January 1, 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.*