Cletis L. Boyer, age 70, of Buford, passed away Monday, June 4, 2007. Memorial Service arrangemnts will be announced later by Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home and Crematory, 201 Morningside Drive, Buford, Georgia 30518, 770-945-9345.*
Mr. E. J. Burnette, age 74, of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2007. Surviving are: Wife of 53 Years: Mrs. Lena Maynard Burnette, Buford, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: David and Delphia Burnette, Lawrenceville, GA; Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Marie and Norman Ramey, Flowery Branch, GA, Patricia and Earnesto Alvarez, Spartanburg, SC, Cindy and Randy Richards, Canton, GA, Wanda Maddox, Buford, GA, Callie Clack, Flowery Branch, GA; 17 Grandchildren; Six Great Grandchildren; Sister: Dorothy Smith, Covington, GA; Several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Burnette was born on June 27, 1932 in Walton County, GA. He was retired from Vulcan Materials of Norcross as a Security Guard. He was a member of Rock of Christ Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 7, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Johnny Bryant, Rev. Kenneth Parker, and Rev. Roy Biddy officiating. Interment to follow in Shoal Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
June 12, 1970 - June 4, 2007
George David Braitsch, 36, resident of Dacula, died June 4th, 2007. He was a wonderful husband to Teri, his wife of 13 beautiful years and was a very loving father to his only child, Olivia Shaye Braitsch. He was a faithful worker at Ricoh Electronics for 14 years. George greatly enjoyed his family and friends. This past winter he was Olivia's basketball coach and we all had a great time. He also helped coach her soccer teams. Some of his favorite sports teams were the New York Giants, New Jersey Devils and the Penn State Nittany Lions. He also loved the New York Yankees and collected all sorts of baseball memorabilia. Hunting and taking his little girl fishing were also some of his enjoyments. More than anything else, he enjoyed taking care of his two favorite girls. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. George, now you can play all the baseball you want, hit me and Livi some home runs. We love you and we'll miss you deeply. In addition to his wife and daughter he is survived by his parents, Ira Gordon and Charlotte Braitsch of Lawrenceville; his grandmother, Marie Braitsch of South River, NJ; two nieces, Rachel Duckworth and Brook Smolarsky; three nephews, Kyle Smolarsky, Christopher Smolarsky and Riley Duckworth; and his father-in-law and mother-in-law, Carl Ray and Judy Faye Duckworth. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday in the chapel of Wages and Sons Funeral Home in Lawrenceville. Interment will follow in Gwinnett Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Wages and Sons, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-277-4550.
Mrs. Deborah Ward Jennings, age 52, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2007. She was preceded in death by her parents, Stoy and Ruby Ward, brother, Jack Ward and sister, Mary Bray. She is survived by her: Husband of 19 years: Mr. Donald B. Jennings, Flowery Branch, GA; Stepson: Donald Bruce Jennings, Jr., Flowery Branch, GA; Sisters and Brothers-in-Law: Patricia and Alan Martyn, Athens, GA, Louise and Doyle Foster, Statham, GA, Shirley and David Scogin, Colbert, GA; Brothers and Sisters-in-Law: Johnny and Jane Ward, Perry, GA, Jimmy and Beverly Ward, Gainesville, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mrs. Jennings was born June 12, 1954 in Clarke County, GA. She was a homemaker. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 6, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. James Vickers officiating. Interment will follow in Fountain of Faith Cemetery, Flowery Branch, 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.
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia, announces the death of Mrs. Betty Jean Carlyle Crenshaw, age 77, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2007 at her residence following an extended illness. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, GA, 706-367-5467.*
Terri Jean Heiberger, age 51, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away June 2, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Rev. Jackie Cleveland Sanders, Sr., age 53 of McDonough, died Monday, June 4, 2007. Born June 7, 1953, son of deceased father, James H. Sanders, mother, Marion Sanders and stepmother, Gladys Sanders. Rev. Jackie Sanders is also survived by his wife of 29 years, Marie Sanders, sons, Jackie C. Sanders, Jr., James Chandler Sanders, Joshua Carlton Sanders and daughter, Trina Rena Tipton, 9 Brothers and Sisters, 11 Grandchildren, Several Aunts, Uncles and Many Nieces & Nephews. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, June 7, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. Family will receive friends from 10 AM - 9 PM, Wednesday, June 6, 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 .
RMCM Joe Bottoms USN RET., age 74, of Winder, GA, passed away June 4, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*