Mrs. Mary Bess Cain Burel, age 92, of Buford, GA, passed away March 23, 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.
Mary Banks Rearick, age 82 of Buford died Thursday, March 22, 2007. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, March 24 at 1 P.M. in the Chapel of Tapp/Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Rev. Arthur Southerland officiating. Burial will follow in Walnut Fork Baptist Church Cemetery, Braselton. She is preceded in death by her parents- Abner and Ollie Banks, husband- Robert Rearick, brother- Bunyan Banks, and brother-in-law- Jerry Lord. Mrs. Rearick is survived by brother- Thomas C. Banks, of Calhoun, KY; sister- and brother-in-law- Barbara and Joe Ryder, of Buford and sister- Juanita Lord, of Lawrenceville. Several nieces, nephews and a special friend Clara Bolfa from Toledo, Ohio also survive. Mrs. Rearick was born in Buford, moved to Toledo, Ohio and lived most of her life and moved back to Buford in 1994. 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.
Novean Grizzle, age 90 of Dacula, GA, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2007. She was preceded in death by her Husband: Henry Wesley Grizzle, Son: James Wesley Grizzle, Sr. and Daughter: Martha Grizzle, Parents: Walter Thomas and Ora (Ward) Brock. She is survived by her Son and Daughter in law: Larry and Carol Grizzle of Loganville, GA; Grandson: Wesley and Tanya Grizzle, Jr. of Lawrenceville, GA; Granddaughters: Stephanie and Jamie Crunkleton of Loganville, GA and Tracey Petersen of Loganville and Great Grandchildren: Hannah Grizzle, Bradley Grizzle and Christopher Petersen; Sister and Brother in law: Bonnie and J.T. Hall of Dacula, GA and Sister: Gertie Simonton of Loganville, GA, several nieces and nephews. A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 25, 2007 at Wages Lawrenceville Chapel. Rev. Bill Hall will officiate. Interment will be in the Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, Dacula. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-963-2411, www.wagesfuneralhome.com..
William H. "Bill" Hill, age 49 of Lawrenceville, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2007. He was a local Electrical Contractor. He loved fishing in Lake Lanier. He is survived by his wife, Gayle Selser; daughters, Brittany Hill of Dacula and Spencer Hill of Duluth, their mother, Jill Hill of Duluth; parents, Hoyet & Wanda Hill of Clinton, TN; brother and sister in law, Robert & Kellye Hill of Lilburn and their children, Micheil, Stephen-Brock, Evan, and Lexye. A memorial service will be held on Monday, March 26, at 7:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 2p.m. to 5p.m. and Monday from 6p.m. til 7p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.
Bertie Lois Grice Bryan, age 74 of Winder, formerly of Lawrenceville, died Friday, March 23, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Monday, March 26, 2007 at the Lawrenceville Church of God with remains placed in state at 10 AM. Rev. John Colbaugh and Rev. Lewis Stover will officiate. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. A homemaker and member of Lawrenceville Church of God, Mrs. Bryan was preceded in death by her husbands, Claude Grice in 1971 and Garland Bryan in 1976. She is survived by: Children: Ronnie & Wanda Grice, Social Circle, Claudette Boyd, Winder, Linda & Benny Weaver, Bethlehem; Sisters: Willie Bratcher, Lawrenceville, Desi Adams, Gainesville, Betty Johnson, Lawrenceville; 7 Grandchildren, 8 Great Grandchildren, Several Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends from 2-4 & 6-8 PM, Sunday, March 25, 2007 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Linda Gail Phillips, age 49, of Winder, GA, passed away March 22, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4554.*