Effie Mae Pattillo, age 89, of Lawrenceville, GA died Sunday, January 4, 2009, at her home surrounded by family. She is survived by her Daughter & Son-in-law, Sandra P. and Willie Thompson, Son, Wayne Pattillo all of Lawrenceville; Eight Grandchildren, Tammy Dudley of Atlanta, Robin and Jack Bone of Buckhead, Ryan Thompson of Bethlehem, Jason and Staci Pattillo of Buford, Kimberly Bridges of Covington, Tonya Womack of Sharpsburg, Kevin Pattillo and Eric Pattillo both of Jonesboro; Granddaughter-in-law, Terri Thompson of Loganville; 13 Great-Grandchildren; Sisters-in-law, Sandra P. Wages of Lawrenceville, Doris Wages Brown of Dacula, Marjorie Pattillo of CA; Numerous Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces, Great Nephews, Great Great Nieces and Great Great Nephews. She was preceded in death by her loving Husband of 63 years, Robert Pattillo, Son, John Pattillo, Grandson Michael Pattillo, Parents, Jess and Mat Wages; 10 siblings, Fred, Sr., Roy, Hubert, Luther Lee, Lucille, Joe, Ralph, Victor, Julia, and Tom M. Wages, Sr. Mrs. Pattillo was born on October 10, 1919 in the Harbins Community of Gwinnett County, GA and was a Seamstress for over 20 years for the old Walton Manufacturing Co. Mrs. Pattillo was a member for over 50 years at the First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville and a loyal member of the Bold Believers Sunday School Class. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and devoted friend. The Service Celebrating the Life of Effie Mae Pattillo will be held Wednesday, January 7, 2009, at 2:00 P.M. at Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with The Rev. Inman J. Houston officiating. Interment Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends after 10:00 A.M. Tuesday at the funeral home. Those desiring may make contributions to the First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville “Fulfilling the Dream” Fund, 165 Clayton St. S.E., Lawrenceville, GA 30045 or to Vitas Innovative Hospice Care, 1575 Northside Dr., NW, Suite 470, Atlanta, GA 30318. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-963-2411.