Stanley McKee Stewart was born on October 17, 1936 to W. Herbert and A. Dorothy (Stanley) Stewart and died unexpectantly on May 4, 2007. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*
Mr. Larry Brown, age 78, of Buford, GA, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2007. He is survived by his: Son and Daughter-in-Law: Matt and Karen Brown, Suwanee, GA; Daughter and Son-in-Law: Lisa and Tony Chapek, Lawrenceville, GA; Six Grandchildren: Chris Brown, Kevin Brown, Jay Brown, Andrew Brown, T. J. Chapek, Daniel Chapek; Sisters: Ruth Christensen, Avoca, IA, Dorothy Hilderbrand, Hancock, IA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Brown was born March 16, 1929 in Hancock, IA. He was a graduate of the University of Iowa. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Korean War. He was the owner of Delta Pipe Products in Atlanta and also in Fort Worth, TX. He was a member of the Braselton Lions Club and was of the Methodist Faith. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 10, 2007 at 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Chaplain Samuel Parsons officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday evening from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Flowers accepted or donations to the American Cancer Society in memory of Mr. Larry Brown. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Mrs. Blonnie Maddox Burke, age 80, of Buford, GA, passed away May 7, 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.*
Albert William Barden, age 95 of Dacula, GA, died suddenly Saturday, May 5, 2007. Mr. Barden has been cremated and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date. Mr. Barden was preceded in death by his wife, Henrietta B. Barden. He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Linda Barden, Dacula and Sister, Agnes Hoeffler, NY. Mr. Barden was a native of Seneca, New York and had lived in the metro Atlanta area the past seven years. He was retired from American Can Co. after 42 years of service, a member of Faith Presbyterian Church, Baltimore and a life time member of the Elks Club. Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.
Mr. William J. "Bill" Wild, age 81, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on May 4, 2007. Surviving are: Wife of 64 Years: Mrs. Ethel M. Wild, Flowery Branch, GA; Daughters and Son-in-Law: Rene and Thomas Ostrowski, Suwanee, GA, Cherie and Tony Perkins, Buford, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: Thomas J. and Rose Wild, Poplarville, MS; Nine Grandchildren; Nine Great Grandchildren. Mr. Wild was born on November 5, 1925 in New Orleans, LA. He was a World War II veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a retired fireman from the New Orleans Fire Department after 40 years of service. He was a former cabinet maker and locksmith. The remains have been cremated. Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home & Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.
Mary Bower, age 77, of Lawrenceville, passed away on Sunday, May 6th, 2007. She had been fighting Parkinson's Disease for 7 years. She is survived by her husband: John Bower; daughters: Mary Jo McGhee of Suwanee, GA, Kathy Johnston and her husband, Bill of Woodstock, GA; sons & daughters in law: Mike & Jane Bower of Bluegrass, IA, Joe & Laurie Ugrin Bower of Helena, MT; brother: Joe Hart of Altoona, IA; sister: Rosalie Graham of W. Des Moines, IA; grandchildren: Bill, Tyler, Tess, Jessica, John, Ryan, Annabelle and Christopher. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday, May 11th, 2007 at 11 o'clock at St. Lawrence Catholic Church with Father Kevin Hargaden as celebrant. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the American Diabetes Association, 1 Corporate Blvd. NE, Atlanta, GA 30329 or the American Parkinson's Disease Foundation, P.O. Box 49416, Atlanta, GA 30359. The family will receive friends on Thursday, May 10th from 7:00p.m. to 9:00p.m. at Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.
Harry J. Chapman, age 98, of Loganville, passed away on May 6, 2007. He served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He is a church member of Corinth Baptist Church and a very godly man who loved his family and friends; he will be missed by all. Certainly, he was blessed by his Lord with a long life and a peaceful passing. He is survived by Birdell, his wife of 70 years; daughter, Judy & son-in-law, Rick Dobson, Loganville; sister, Pauline Anderson, Conyers, Lucille Moose, California; brother, Mayo Chapman, California; grandchildren, Kelly & husband, Kenny McTaggart, Robin & husband, Darrel Bennett; great grandchildren, Justin Bennett, Morgan McTaggart, Mallory McTaggart, Andrew McTaggart and Josh Bennett. The funeral service will be held at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, May 9, 2007 in the Eternal Hills Chapel with Dr. Don Richards, Rev. James Dispain and Rev. Robert Smallwood officiating. Interment, Eternal Hills Memory Gardens. Visitation with the family will be held on Tuesday, 2 to 4 & 6 to 8 pm at Eternal Hills Funeral Home, Snellville, 770-972-3155.
Martha Sanges Berry Mullinax, age 78 of Loganville, formerly of College Park, passed away Saturday, May 5, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, GA 30052, 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*
Patricia Ann "Pat" Jones, age 55 of McCaysville, GA, passed away Saturday, May 5, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com.*
Ruth L. Kunowski, wife of the late Bruno Kunowski, age 83 of Monroe-Loganville, passed away on May 4, 2007. She is survived by a sister, nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. The family is planning to hold a memorial celebration at a later date. Arrangement by Eternal Hills Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Snellville, 770-972-3155.
Fraughtman Lane Watson, age 85, of Norcross, GA, passed away May 6, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Fred C. "Barney" Childers, age 88 of Snellville, passed away Saturday, May 5, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 10 AM Tuesday, May 8, 2007 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Diego Orsini will officiate. Graveside Services will be held 4 PM Wednesday, May 9, 2007 at Blue Springs Methodist Church Cemetery, Rural Retreat, VA. Rev. Jerry Creasy will officiate. Mr. Childers was a World War II Coast Guard Veteran; retired from Wilson Jones Co. as an office product salesman with 35 years of service; past President in 1970 of Southern Travelers Club & retired in 1988; Former charter member of North Wood Country Club; a graduate of University of Tulsa in music & taught music in Oklahoma. Mr. Childers is survived by his Wife of 17 years, Bettie J. Childers, Snellville; 2 Nephews: Don & Bonny Childers & Robert James & Judy Childers, all of Jacksonville, FL; Several other Great Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or memorials to Embracing Hospice, 2160 Fountain Drive, Snellville, GA 30078. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Dr., Snellville, GA 30078, 770-979-5010. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Nancy Bentley Story Goss, 81, of Tucker, GA, died Sunday, May 6, 2007. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, 770-564-2726.*