Mr. Larry Lamar Puckett, age 67, of Demorest, GA and formerly of Suwanee, GA, passed away on Friday, October 3, 2008. He was preceded in death by his father, Ray Puckett; sweet baby sister, Margaret Joan Puckett; grandparents, Marshall and Ruth Johnson and Noah and Maude Puckett; father-in-law and mother-in-law, John and Dorothy Drake, Rome, GA; brothers-in-law, Earnest Bowman, Buford, GA and Wallace Drake, Douglasville, GA. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, having married in July, 1959: Mary Margaret Drake Puckett, Demorest, GA, daughters and sons-in-law: Lynn and Scott Atwood, Dahlonega, GA, Rhonda Dasher, Demorest, GA, Edwinna and Robert Mixon, Cumming, GA, Mary Ann O'Kelley, Gainesville, GA, son: Jeremy Chad Puckett, Demorest, GA, mother: Ilee Johnson Puckett, Suwanee, GA, sisters and brothers-in-law: Carol Bowman, Buford, GA, Janet Puckett, Suwanee, GA, Gail and Carl Frazier, Buford, GA, Frances and Gerald Meeks, Buford, GA, Lesha and Stephen Belle Isle, Suwanee, GA, brother: David Ray Puckett, Suwanee, GA, brother-in-law and sister-in-law: John B., Jr. and Sylvia Drake, Rome, GA, sisters-in-law: Lillie Drake Aycock, Rome, GA, Fredda Drake, Douglasville, GA, grandchildren: Alicia Pettyjohn, Danielle Davis, Krista Davis, Christina Leach Herron, Heather Dasher, Jimmy Mixon, Melissa Lopez, Alexander Yizer, Skytasia Puckett, and Tatiyana Puckett, great grandchildren: Caleb Herron, Samantha Herron, Morgan Herron, Madison Pettyjohn, Connor Davis, Trever Lopez, and Enrique Lopez, several nieces nephews and a multitude of friends. Mr. Puckett was born February 16, 1941 in Gwinnett County, GA. He was a graduate of North Gwinnett High School, Class of 1959, which was the first class to graduate from North Gwinnett High School. He was retired from General Motors Assembly Plant with 30 years of service and was a member of U.A.W. Local 10. He was also a retired Gwinnett County School Bus Driver with 10 1/2 years of service. He was a member of the Buford Masonic Lodge No. 292 F & AM. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Suwanee. Funeral services will be held on Sunday, October 5, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Greg Drake officiating. Interment will follow in Peachtree Road Baptist Church Cemetery in Suwanee, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to Odyssey Healthcare Hospice, 575 Research Drive, Suite A, Athens, GA 30605. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA 770-932-1133