America McCoy Fordham, age 74 of Lawrenceville passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2009. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, March 14, 2009 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home with Dr. Earl Bland officiating. Burial will follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park. A member of Westminister Presbyterian Church in Snellville, Mrs. Fordham attended Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church. She retired from DeKalb County School System after teaching at Rock Chapel Elementary, Columbia Elementary & Forrest Hills Elementary. Mrs. Fordham is survived by her Husband: Ken Fordham, Lawrenceville; Children: Steve Fordham, Alpharetta; Sharon Fordham, Winder; Sisters: Hester Anderson, Raccoon, KY; Pauline Brant, Newark, NY; Grandchildren: Brent Fordham, Presbyterian College; Kit Fordham, Warren Wilson College. Flowers accepted or in lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to: American Cancer Society, Gwinnett County Unit, 6500 Sugarloaf Parkway, Suite 260, Duluth, GA. 30096. The Family will receive friends from 6 - 8 PM Friday, March 13, 2009 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA. 30045- 770-962-3100. Please sign online guest registry @