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.
Jonathan Bryant, Jr., age 60 of Lawrenceville, died Sunday, May 6, 2007. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .*
Donna Mae Stepp, age 60, of Lawrenceville, passed away Monday, May 7, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 12 Noon Thursday, May 10, 2007 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Jim Moore will officiate. Ms. Stepp was retired from the shipping department at Avon in Suwanee and was of the Baptist Faith. She is survived by Children: Tina Stepp & Cy Jenkins, Cincinnati, OH, Roy F. McGregor, Jr, Lawrenceville; Brothers: Bobby Ray Reynolds, Hindman, KY, Tommy D. Reynolds, Randy W. Reynolds, Rex Reynolds, Ronnie Reynolds, C. V. Reynolds, all of Prestonsburg, KY, Danny Reynolds, Ypsilanti, MI, Billy J. Yonts, Prestonsburg, KY; Half-Sister: Shirley Clemons, Leburn, KY; Grandchildren: Jeremy A. Stepp, Brandi N. Stepp; several Nieces & Nephews. Flowers accepted or memorials to: American Cancer Society, Gwinnett County Unit, 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway, Ste. 260, Duluth, GA 30097. The Family will receive friends from 2 - 4 PM & 6 - 9 PM Wednesday, May 9, 2007 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www. stewartfh.com .
Nancy Savage Mabry, age 45, of Lilburn, died Sunday, May 6, 2007. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, (770)564-2726.*
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. Eternal Hills Funeral Home, Snellville, 770-972-3155.*
Ms. Margaret Mitchell Fambro of Snellville, died May 6, 2007. She is survived by her lifetime companion, Mr. Sonny Fambro; one daughter, Donna Lynn Anderson; two grandchildren, Dana Dillard and Josh Dillard and his wife, Jessica Dillard; and one great granddaughter due in July. She is also survived by three brothers, Johnny Mitchell, Charlie Mitchell, and Allen Mitchell; and three sisters, Ann Chaffin, Gladys Smith and Doris Mulford. A private memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers please make a monetary contribution to the American Cancer Society in memory of Margaret Fambro. R.T. Patterson, 770-923-2940.
Mrs. Geneva T. Croft, age 65, of Sugar Hill, GA, passed away on Monday, May 7, 2007. She was preceded in death by her grandchildren, David Wayne Knight, II and Jeffrey Allen Knight. She is survived by her: Husband of 35 years: Mr. Willard Croft, Sugar Hill, GA; Daughters and Sons-in-Law: Pamela Knight, Senoia, GA, Lynnell and Jimmy Jones, Canton, GA, Nichole and Mike Settambrino, Buford, GA; Son and Daughter-in-Law: Michael and Teresa Cook, Murrayville, GA; Six Grandchildren; Sister and Brother-in-Law: Pauline and James Williams, Bethlehem, GA; Brothers: John Torbush, Gatesville, GA, T. J. Williams, Lawrenceville, GA; Caregiver: Mary Brown, Lawrenceville, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mrs. Croft was born January 19, 1942 in Stephenson, Alabama. She was employed with Wal-Mart in Buford for the past 13 years and her last position was a greeter. She was a member of the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, May 10, 2007 at 3:00 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Peachtree Parkway, Cumming, GA, with Rev. Ray Gober, Rev. Phillip Williams, and Rev. Glenn Phillips officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 10:00 a.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.