James Walter "Jim" burcham, age 64 of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, May 16, 2004 after a brief illness. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com.*
Arah Lott, age 94, of Buford, GA, passed away on May 17, 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.*
David Julian Lee-Pethel, born on May 21, 1947 passed away Sunday, May 13, 2007 at home in Duluth. Cremation and a private service are planned. The Cremation Society of the SOUTH @ Eagles Landing is in charge of the arrangements.(770) 692-1181
Jerry Lamar Moulder, age 62, of Duluth, GA, passed away May 16, 2007. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross, GA, 770-448-5757.*
Elizabeth W. Ellis of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away May 14, 2007. A loving mother, daughter, sister, niece, and friend, she is survived by her three daughters: Courtney Ellis of Duluth, Amanda Ellis of Lawrenceville and Stephanie Ellis of Lawrenceville. She is also survived by her brother, Arthur D. Wright III of Massachusetts; an aunt and uncle, Helen and John Hollenbeck of California; several cousins, nieces, and nephews. A visitation will be held at Wages & Sons on Highway 29 in Lawrenceville, Georgia from 6-8 pm Friday, May 18, 2007. A Memorial Service will be celebrated in her honor at Lilburn Christian Church in Lilburn, Georgia on Saturday, May 19, 2007 at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Home at 760 Pollard Blvd., Atlanta, Georgia 30315. Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, Lawrenceville, 770-277-4550.
Darryl R. Vandeford, age 66 of Lawrenceville, died Wednesday, May 16, 2007. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, May 19, 2007 at Lawrenceville Church of God. Rev. John Colbaugh and Rev. Lewis Stover will officiate. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. A loving husband, father, grandfather, and long time attorney in the Lawrenceville area, Mr. Vandeford graduated first in his Law class at John Marshall University in 1965 and a member of the Bar Association since 1965. He was a member of the Lawrenceville Church of God and loved the outdoors. Mr. Vandeford is survived by: Wife of 45 years: Grace Kilgore Vandeford, Lawrenceville; Children: Scott & Carol Vandeford, David & Karen Vandeford, all of Loganville, Curtis Vandeford, Newnan; Brother: Ray Vandeford, Bakersfield, CA; Sister: Lois Thompson, Dallas, GA; 8 Grandchildren, Several Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends from 10AM - 9PM, Friday, May 18, 2007 at the Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30045, 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com .
Mr. Randall E. Everett, age 66, of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2007. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Carrie Wilkerson Everett, sister, Pauline Everett Deaton, and brothers, Jerry Everett, Leroy Everett and Kelly Everett. He is survived by his: Wife: Mrs. Evelyn Wilson Everett, Suwanee, GA; Sister: Louellen Everett Clark, Waukegan, IL; Brothers: George and Frances Everett, Buford, GA, Roger and Sandra Everett, Sugar Hill, GA; Sister-in-Law: Sarah Doster Everett, Norcross, GA; Several Nieces, Nephews and Cousins. Mr. Everett was born December 28, 1940 in Barrow County, GA. He was retired from Coca Cola Plant in Lawrenceville, GA after 28 years of service. He was a member of the Atlanta Country Music Hall of Honors. He was well-known guitar player and lead singer of bluegrass music. The Georgia bluegrass community has lost a great bluegrass presence. He helped to create The Everett's Music Barn in Suwanee, GA, which has been a staple for the bluegrass community in Georgia for over forty years. Randall was also a part of the bluegrass band, "The Everett Brothers". A lot of great musicians have gotten their start with Randall Everett and "The Everett Brothers" band including Ray Deaton, Brian Stephens, Jeff Autry and many, many other great musicians who cut their teeth on bluegrass music at The Everett's Music Barn. The legacy of The Everett's Music Barn will continue on with packed crowds and great bluegrass music. He will be greatly missed. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2007 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Hulon Hill officiating. Interment will follow in Peachtree Road Baptist Church Cemetery, Suwanee, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday from 9:00 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.
Mrs. Cacilie B. Ham, age 70, of Winder, GA, passed away May 16, 2007. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder, GA, 770-867-4553.*