Joan Louise Bowman, age 79, of Buford, GA, passed away January 27, 2007. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Charles "Chuckie" Skelton, age 54 of Buford, died Friday, January 26, 2007. Funeral Service will be held 3 P.M. Sunday, January 28 in the Chapel of Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Dr. Jim Ferguson officiating. Interment will follow at Broadlawn Memorial Gardens. Mr. Skelton is survived by son and daughter-in-law, Bart and Juli Skelton, and daughter, Holly Skelton, all of Cleveland, GA; Brother and sister-in-law, Michael and Betty Skelton; and sister, Carolyn Pealock, all of Buford. He is also survived by grandson, Jackson Bailey Earwood; nephews, Todd and Staci Pealock, Brian "Woody" Pealock, and Kerry and Shannon Skelton. Mr. Skelton was born in Gwinnett County and retired from he Gwinnett County Water Department. The family is requesting flowers or donations to Hospice Atlanta, 1244 Park Vista Drive, Atlanta, GA 30319, 404-869-3000. Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518, 770-945-9345. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.
James Edward Sullivan, age 70, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away January 26, 2007. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.*
Mrs. Dora Lee Moon Clower, age 97, of Snellville, GA, died January 26, 2007. She is survived by her Grandchildren, Tommy and Chris Clower of Lawrenceville, Cindy and Don Landress of Snellville, and Sandra Davis of South Carolina; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Mrs. Clower, a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, was a member of Snellville First United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her Husband of 41 years, Hyatt Clower and her Son and Daughter-in-law, Thomas Dwayne and Harriette Clower. Funeral services will be held Monday, January 29, 2007 at 2 pm at Snellville First United Methodist Church. Interment Snellville Historical Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday from 2 until 5 pm at the funeral home. Those desiring may make donations to The Snellville First United Methodist Church Building Fund in memory of Dora Lee Moon Clower. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com .
Mr. Herbert (Bill) Taylor, age 83, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ernest and Irene Rowe Taylor, and sister, Edna Fraser. He is survived by his: Wife of 57 years: Mrs. Geneva Chatham Taylor, Sugar Hill, GA; Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Joan Taylor Warren and husband, Robert, Sugar Hill, GA, Susan Taylor English and husband, Phil, Sugar Hill, GA; Grandchildren: Zach English, Logan English, Chad English, Joshua Warren, Emilie Warren; Sister: Mrs. Gertrude Davis, Buford, GA; Brother: Mr. James Taylor, Buford, GA; Brothers-in-Law and Sisters-in-Law: W. A. and Shirley Fraser, Flowery Branch, GA, Rev. and Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Peevy, Hoschton, GA; Sisters-in-Law: Grace Stephens, Buford, GA, Elizabeth Brogdon, Gainesville, GA; Brother-in-Law: Henry Chatham, Buford, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Taylor was born in Gwinnett County, GA on November 27, 1923. He was a World War II Army veteran. He retired from Wrigley Chewing Gum Factory in Flowery Branch, GA after 19 years of service. He was a member of the Old Suwanee Baptist Church, Buford, GA. Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 29, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Campbell and Rev. McHoyt Moore officiating. Interment will be in Old Suwanee Baptist Church Cemetery, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 12:00 Noon until 9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.