Mrs. Inez I. Appling, age 88, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Appling was born in Habersham County to the late Samuel and Pearl McAllister Allen. She was a member of Grove Level Baptist Church and was a homemaker. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Appling was preceded in death by her son, Michael Appling. Mrs. Appling is survived by her husband, Aaron L. Appling of Commerce; daughter, Cathi Arostegui of Commerce; sons, Don Appling of Buford and Jeff Appling of Homer; 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be at 11 AM, Wednesday, August 29 at Grove Level Baptist Church with Rev. Jeff Appling and Rev. Jeff Hill officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends at Grove Level Baptist Church Tuesday night from 5 to 8 PM. Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce is in charge of arrangements.