Mrs. Naomi Frame Montgomery, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away on March 15, 2007. She was preceded in death by her husband, R. L. Montgomery. Surviving are: Daughters and Son-in-Law: Vicky and Kevin Allred, Buford, GA; Jesica Montgomery, Nashville, TN; Sons and Daughters-in-Law: Frank and Alberta Montgomery, Nashville, TN; Paul and Paula Montgomery, Lynfield, AL; 12 Grandchildren; One Great Grandchild; Sister: Rosalie Minnie, Parkersburg, WV; Brother: Charles Frame, Dallas, TX; Several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mrs. Montgomery was born on April 17, 1940 in West Virginia. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist Faith. Funeral service will be held on Monday, March 19, 2007 at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Wood officiating. Interment in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens, Buford, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory Buford, GA 770-932-1133 www.flaniganfuneralhome.com
Everett R. "Birmingham" Lewis, age 92, of Clarkesville, GA, died Thursday, March 15, 2007 at a private care facility following an extended illness. Mr. Lewis was born on October 15, 1914 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late Jean and Beulah Conley Lewis. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his wife Rita Gail Barrett Lewis. He was a member of the Clarkesville Methodist Church. Mr. Lewis was retired from Genuine Parts Company. Surviving are, his family, Son and Daughter-in-law: Gary and Debbie Lewis and Grandson, Gavin Lewis, all of Grayson, Georgia. Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 17, 2007 from the Clarkesville City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday. Those wishing to express condolences to the family may do so by visiting www.whitfieldfuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest, Georgia.
William T. "Bill" Anderson, age 79, of Duluth, GA, passed away Wednesday March 14, 2007. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel, 770-476-2535.*
Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia announces the death of Mrs. Annie Mae Love Benson, age 85, a life long resident of Jackson County, Georgia who passed away Friday, March 16, 2007. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson GA 706-367-5467.*
Mr. Salvador "Sal" Gonzalez, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia died Friday, March 16, 2007. The body was cremated. Memorial services will be held 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 17, 2007, Evans Funeral Home Chapel. Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia.*
Reba Rushing Gordon, age 82 of Lawrenceville, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 2:30 PM Saturday, March 17, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Dr. J. Hoffman Harris will officiate. Graveside Services will be held 11 AM Monday, March 19, 2007 at Brewton Cemetery, Hagan, GA. Rev. Jim White will officiate. Mrs. Gordon was a homemaker, a member of Briarlake Baptist Church, Decatur, Evergreen Garden Club, Lifetime member of the National Garden Club, Winsome Sunday School Class of Briarlake Baptist Church, active member of Baptist Women and had done many years of volunteer service to the community. She is preceded in death by husband: Dewey Gordon in 1979 & Son: Philip Gordon in 1972. Mrs. Gordon is survived by Children: Laura & Tony Hayes, Lawrenceville; Martha & Chris White, Dacula; Sister: Evelyn Rogers, Claxton; Grandchildren: Rebecca & Nick Moon; Matthew Hayes; Sara Beth White; Mary Kate White; Great Grandchild: Katelynn Moon & several Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: Georgia Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 329, Palmetto, GA, 30268 or The Vine UMC, P.O. Box 244, Braselton, GA, 30517. The Family will receive friends from 1:30-2:30 PM Saturday, March 17, 2007 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA, 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry @ www.stewartfh.com.
Joseph (Joey) Allen Waters, age 24, of Lawrenceville, died Wednesday, March 14, 2007, from injuries received in a motorcycle accident. His funeral was Friday, March 16, 2007, at 6 PM at Bill Head Funeral Home, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel. Burial will be Saturday at 2 PM in Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. A native of Dekalb County, and having lived most of his life in Gwinnett County, Joey was an avid motorcyclist, was fun loving and enjoyed laughter. He was an automobile technician for Sports and Imports of Duluth. He is survived by his mother and step-father, Cindy Richards Waters and Phil Floyd of Lawrenceville; father and step-mother, Henry and Susan Waters of Lilburn; brother and sister-in-law, Joshua and Joslyn Waters of Monroe; girlfriend, Ciji Barard; grandparents, James and Eunice Richards of Stockbridge and Carrie Lord of Atlanta; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Please make contributions in his memory to the MDA, Wheels for Wheels to benefit the MDA Children's Camp, 2175 Northlake Parkway, Bldg. 4, Suite 144, Tucker, GA 30084 or the Shepherd's Center Foundation, 2020 Peachtree Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30309. Arrangements by the Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.
Beverly Ann Wilson, age 54 of Lilburn, died on March 16, 2007. She was born in Fulton County on October 8, 1952 to the late Edward Little and Ann Stallings Little Varilla. Surviving are: Husband: Rick Wilson of Lilburn; Daughters and Son in Law: Kim and Chris Ivey of Alpharetta, Kristen Wilson of College Station, TX, and Kelly Wilson of Lilburn; Mother: Ann Varilla of Kennesaw; Sister and Brother in Law: Linda and Jeff Nelson of Roswell; Brother and Sister in Law: Scott and Mina Little of Duluth. Funeral Services will be held on Sunday March 18th at 2:00 P.M. at the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Don Malcom officiating. Interment will follow at Hill Haven Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Meadows Funeral Home in Monroe on Saturday March 17th from 6:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.
Frederick (Fred) James Lambert, age 64 of Norcross died March 15, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 770-448-5757.*
Diane Mothershed Mitchell, age 60 of Snellville, died March 14, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 3:00 PM, Sunday, March 18, 2007 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. David Dills will officiate. Burial Floral Hills Memory Gardens, Tucker. A homemaker and member of Annistown Road Baptist Church, Mrs. Mitchell was preceded in death by sister: Debby Smith and is survived by: Husband of 43 years, Jimmy Mitchell; Children: Tonya & Michael Underwood, Monroe, Lee & Marie Mitchell, Loganville; Parents: Bryan & Gaye Mothershed, Waleska, Myrna O'Shields, Stone Mountain; Grandchildren: Crystal Underwood, Jessica Underwood, Hunter Mitchell; 2 Nephews and 1 Niece. Flowers accepted or memorials to the American Diabetes Association, Georgia Affiliate, 3 Corporate Square, Suite 120, Atlanta, Georgia 30329. Family will receive friends from 2-4 & 6-9 PM, Saturday, March 17, 2007 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, Georgia 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .