Annette Smith Mealor

"GRANNY" "GRANNY" Annette Smith Mealor, age 100, of Lawrenceville, Georgia entered into rest on Friday, November 5, 2010 at the Gwinnett Extended Care surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her devoted husband of 59 years, Homer Mealor on Feb. 10, 1987. She is survived by daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn Mealor Pratt Streetman and her husband Clyde of Braselton, GA; son, Gladston Mealor of Lawrenceville, GA; daughter-in-law, Betty Mealor of Lawrenceville, GA; sister, Louise Miller of Hendersonville, NC; eight grandchildren; sixteen great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Gene Mealor and Olen Mealor; a grandson, Tony Gene Mealor; daughter-in-law, Charlotte Pass Mealor. Mrs. Mealor was born in Walton County, Georgia, on April 28, 1910 to Ada Dalton Smith and David Antiny Smith. She was the oldest member of the Walnut Grove Baptist Church and a devoted Homemaker. She loved cooking for her family and freezing vegetables from the garden. She would always say, "I hope it's fittin' to eat!" Mrs. Mealor's greatest joy in life was her family and she would always say to them "you're going to miss me when I'm gone." She truly was a gracious person and will be missed by everyone that knew this wonderful lady. The Service Celebrating the Life of Mrs. Mealor will be held Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 3:00 P.M. at Tom M. Wages Lawrenceville Chapel with Rev. Jessie Mealor and Rev. Gerald Hudlow officiating. Interment Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 4:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Flowers are accepted, but those desiring may make donations to the Walnut Grove Baptist Church, 649 Braselton Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA 30043 in memory of "GRANNY" Mealor. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-963-2411 is in charge of arrangements.