Howard Chadwick, Jr., age 62, of Avondale Estates, GA, died Wednesday, June 27, 2007. Arrangements are pending with the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*
Richard Charles Fromant, of Buford, Georgia, passed away on June 24, 2007 at the age of 90. Mr. Fromant was an honored veteran of the United States Army and proudly served his beloved country during WWII with the 818th Signal Port Service Company. Upon his honorable discharge on January 1946, Mr. Fromant continued to serve his country with the Enlisted Reserve Corps until his honorable discharge on January 1949. After the war Mr. Fromant joined Deeks & Company Inc. out of Cincinnati, OH and later transferred to the Atlanta area. He was instrumental in growing the company to become the Southeast's leading supplier of raw materials and containers to the paint industries. Mr. Fromant later retired as president of Deeks & Co. Mr. Fromant recently received an honor from the Masons for his 60 years with the Grand Lodge of Ohio. His adoring wife, Kathryn Jean of 62 years, preceded Mr. Fromant in death. He is survived by his children, Chris Fromant of Woodstock, GA, and Mary Kay Adamson of Suwanee, GA; 6 grandchildren, Angela, Marcus, Brian, Jason, Scott, Desiree; and 3 great grandchildren, Gage, Charles, and Ryleigh. Mr. Fromant was a dignified and well respected man who will be greatly missed. We love you Dad. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Diabetes Association or the American Heart Association in his honor. A celebration of his life will be held at the Sugar Hills United Methodist Church, 4600 Nelson Brogdon Boulevard, Sugar Hill, GA on Saturday, June 30th at 11:00 AM. His remains will be buried next to his son, Richard Allen Fromant, with a private family gathering. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Jacqueline Joyce Schocke, age 77, of Buford, GA, died Saturday, June 23, 2007. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Marianne Romine and her husband, Clarence Carl Schocke. She is survived by her: Sons and Daughter-in-Law: Dale Schocke and wife, Pamela, Buford, GA, Larry Schocke, Lapeer, MI; Eight Grandchildren: Tim Schocke, Casey Pruett, Nicholas Schocke, Lexa Schocke, Kayla Schocke, Hannah Schocke, Taralynn Schocke, Mackenna Schocke; Four Great Grandchildren: Kayla and Kory Schocke, Devin and Ansley Pruett; Brothers and Sisters-in-Law: Richard and Delores Romine, Imlay City, MI, Thomas and Susan Romine, Imlay City, MI. Mrs. Schocke was born May 9, 1930 in Imlay City, MI. She and her husband operated Gamble's Hardware and Appliance Store in Imlay City, MI and she later retired from National City Bank. She attended Sugar Hill United Methodist Church, Sugar Hill, GA. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 29, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Muir Funeral Home, Imlay City, MI. Interment will be in Imlay City Township Cemetery, Imlay City, MI. The family will receive friends at the Muir Funeral Home on Thursday from 1:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Local arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Mary P. Marshall, age 84, of Gainesville, died Tuesday, June 26, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*
Quinton Brian Tullis, age 46 of Maysville, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2007. Memorial Services will be held 11 AM Saturday, June 30, 2007 at Grove Level Baptist Church, 1702 Grove Level Road, Maysville, GA. The Family will receive friends after the service at the church. Brian was the owner & operator of Brian Tullis Roofing and a member of Grove Level Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 24 years: Emily Tullis, Maysville; Children: Ashley Lewis, Maysville, Whitney Kelly, Commerce, Drew Tullis, Maysville; Parents: Quinton & Charlotte Tullis, Warm Springs; Brother: Mark Tullis, Dacula; Sisters: Beverly Harrison, Lawrenceville, April Powell, Warm Springs; Grandchildren: Sean Lewis, Seth Lewis & Charlotte Kelly. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Grove Level Baptist Church "Bible Time", 1702 Grove Level Road, Maysville, GA 30558. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Bernice Corine Cash, age 85, went to be with her Lord on June 27, 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Mr. Milton H. Cash; Daughter, Eunice L. Hughes; Son, William Delone Cash, and her Parents, Mr. William & Emma Cantrell. Also preceding her were several sisters and brothers. She is survived by a Daughter and Son-in-Law, Kay and Mike Fortney of Statham; Son & Daughter-in-Law, Daune & Torii Cash of Covington; 6 Grandchildren; 12 Great-Grandchildren; Several Nieces & Nephews. She was a member of Grace Fellowship Church in Snellville, and a member and Co-Founder of Pine Needle Sewing Club of Mountain Park. Mrs. Cash was a homemaker and care-giver to the terminally ill. She loved the Lord and loved her family and friends. If you knew her you were blessed by her sweet and compassionate smile. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, June 30, 2007 at the Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel at 3:00 PM. The family will receive friends, Thursday and Friday from 4:00 to 9:00 PM. Interment Corinth Cemetery in Stone Mountain, GA. Flowers will be accepted by the family and donations to the Alzheimer's Association, 1925 Century Blvd., Suite 10, Atlanta, GA 30345 are welcomed. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC Snellville Chapel (770) 979-3200 www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Ottice "Shorty" Shurley, age 85 of Stone Mountain, GA died June 27, 2007. He was preceded in death by his wife, Faye Shurley. He is survived by his Daughter, JoAnn Hogan of Lilburn, GA; Son, Gene Knight and wife Bunny of Winder, GA; Sister, Evelyn Williams of Pine View, GA; Grandchildren and Spouses, Jennifer and husband Brian Rand of Adams, TN, George and wife Claudia Hogan of Loganville, GA, Glen and wife Anna Knight of Grayson, GA. Great Grandchildren, Kirsten, Gracie and Harrison; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Funeral Services will be held Saturday, June 30, 2007 at 1:00 PM at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel. The family will receive friends Friday from 4:00 to 6:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 at the funeral home. Interment Ivy Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Buford, GA. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Lucerne Baptist Church General Fund. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC Snellville Chapel (770) 979-3200, www.wagesfuneralhome.com
Memorial Graveside Services for Mr. Wayne Chancey, age 58, of Watkinsville, Georgia, will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, June 30, 2007 at Barrow Memorial Gardens. Carter Funeral Home of Winder is in charge of arrangements, 770-867-1361.*
Mrs. Gisela Dyar, age 71, of Winder, GA, passed away June 22, 2007. Memorial Services will be held Saturday, June 30, 2007 at 11:00 AM at Smith Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Weilnau officiating. A Celebration of Life gathering is to follow the memorial service at the Arms of Grace Lutheran Church. Mrs. Dyar was born in Beesen/Ammendorf, Germany to the Late Paul Richard and Marie I. E. Schuelbe Schwoerke. She was a retired floral arranger with Flowers By Jim, being employed there for 11 years. Mrs. Dyar is survived by her husband, W.D. (Donald) Dyar; 3 daughters, Rebecca Evelyn Crowe of Winder, Stephanie Doris Herring of Colbert, GA, and Doris Elizabeth Dyar of Tacoma, WA; 7 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren. Memorial contributions may be made to Arms of Grace Lutheran Church, 22 South Williams St., Winder, GA 30680. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.