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Margaret Auld
Crawford
Margaret Auld, 95, died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Birmingham, Ala., Mrs. Auld was a daughter of the late Charlie and Susie Carter Harrison and was the widow of David C. Auld. She was a retired nurse and was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Toccoa.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Elmhurst Cemetery with the Revs. Doug Hilliard and David Voss officiating.
Survivors include a sister, Kathryn Young, Arnoldsville; a brother, B.F. Eberhart, Winterville; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East.
Flowers will be accepted and memorials may be made to a favorite charity.

Edward W. Callaway
Washington
Edward Wilson Callaway, 80, of 112 Hospital Drive died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Wilkes County, Mr. Callaway was a son of the late John Wesley Callaway and Susie Drinkard Callaway and was the widower of Katherine Anderson Callaway. He was employed with the Department of Agriculture, Division of Weights and Measures, and was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He was a member of First Baptist Church, Washington, and was a member of the Challenge Sunday School class.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Resthaven Cemetery with the Rev. Albert W. Huyck Jr. officiating.
Survivors include two daughters, Kay C. Nelms and Linda C. Webster, both of Washington; three sisters, Ruth Dunnaway, Winder, Frances Drake and Mary Thornton, both of Washington; and a brother, Milton Callaway, Washington.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Hopkins Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund, Washington, Ga. 30673.

Mary Chambers
Winterville
Mary Chambers, 64, Route 1 died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
A native of Clarke County, Mrs. Chambers was a daughter of the late Jessie Hubert and Ruby Lee Bragg Burnette. She was a 1954 graduate of Winterville High School and was employed with The University of Georgia Small Business Administration for 20 years. She was a member of Tuckston United Methodist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, with the Rev. Clifton Barrett officiating. Burial will be in Winterville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Harris, Billy Aiken, Smith Wilson, Don Thuman, Billy Melton and Jim Mercer. Honorary pallbearers will be the class of 1954 Winterville High School, Bill Looney and Dub Lowe.

Clara M. Chandler
Carrollton
Clara Mae Chandler, 84, died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
Mrs. Chandler was a daughter of the late George C. and Stella W. Perkins and was the widow of Columbus B. Chandler. She was retired from Statham Elementary School cafeteria and was a member of Statham First Methodist Church.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today at Statham City Cemetery with the Rev. Bobby Anthony officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Suzanne Davis, Carrollton; a sister, Sue Jones, Statham; a brother, James R. Perkins, Statham; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Smith Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Claudine Cruse
Hoschton
Claudine Cruse, 79, died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
Mrs. Cruse was a daughter of the late Freeman A. Johnson and Louella Emmett Johnson and was the widow of Clarence Cruse. She was a retired seamstress and was a member of Hoschton Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Smith Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth Brewer officiating. Burial will be in Hoschton City Cemetery.
Survivors include three sisters, Gaynelle Hurley and Dorothy Haynie, both of Gainesville, and Margaret Maddox, Hoschton; and five brothers, Cecil Johnson, Lavonia, William Johnson, Braselton, Freeman Johnson Jr., Horace Johnson and Ray Johnson, all of Hoschton.

Kathryn G. Davis
Athens
Kathryn Gordy Davis, 88, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
Survivors include a daughter, Karen Edwards, Barnesville; a daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Leroy Dukes, Athens; a sister, Jacqueline Eure, Morehead City, N.C.; grandchildren and their spouses, Kathy and Tim Carter, LaGrange, Edwin Edwards III, Zebulon, Davis and Christina Edwards, Atlanta, Rob and Katie Edwards, Atlanta, David and Evelyn Dukes, Athens, Meg Dukes, Jacksonville, Fla., Drew Dukes, St. Simons; great-grandchildren, Karen Carter, Allen Carter and Paden Carter, all of LaGrange, Edwin Edwards IV, Charlotte, N.C., Fuller Edwards and Georgia Edwards, both of Atlanta.
The family will receive friends from 5:30-7:30 p.m. today at their residence, 235 S. Church St., Athens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 196 Alps Road, Athens 30606.
Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Maude Durham Hale
Colbert
Maude Durham "Red" Hale, 72, died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
A native of Clarke County, Mr. Hale was a son of the late Maude Durham and Susie Hollis Hale and was the widower of Theda Mae Hale. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was a member of Princeton United Methodist Church.
Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. today at Colbert City Cemetery with the Rev. Jim Bowden officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Jada E. Hale, Colbert; a son and daughter-in-law, Michael E. and Lynda Hale, Watkinsville; a son and daughter-in-law, Marcus B. and Debbie Hale, Hull; a stepson, Larry C. Benton, Siloam; three sisters, Eula Mae Ballew, Allene Turner and Jean Goddard; and four grandchildren, Kasey Hale, Michael E. Hale Jr., Morgan Hale and Kaitlyn Hale.
The family is at the residence of Jada Hale, 5838 Colbert-Danielsville Road, Colbert.
Bridges Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Cordie Hutchins
Decatur
Cordie Hutchins, formerly of Winder, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Dacula, with the Rev. Jesse G. Gordon officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Barrow Memorial Garden, Winder.
Survivors include four children, Ann Sutton, Decatur, Arthur Mahaffey, Covington, Robert Mahaffey, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Bertha Johnson, Winder; three sisters, Inez Wright and Lizzie Gordon, both of Dacula, and Rhynell Rakestraw, Gainesville; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Eberhardt & Son Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Marvin M. Perkins
Athens
Marvin Monroe Perkins, 91, of 100 Pine Forest Drive died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Pike County, Mr. Perkins was a son of the late Charles Bridges and Carrie Ross Perkins and was the widower of Florence Ann Hancock. He was a retired warehouse foreman for the University of Georgia and was of the Baptist faith.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Evergreen Memorial Park with the Revs. Bill Ricketts and Dan May officiating.
Survivors include two daughters, Gloria Freeman and Judy Vandagriff, both of Athens; three sisters, Bessie Hale, Athens, Lois MacLeod, Citrus Springs, Fla., and Ollie Chaney, Albany; two grandchildren, Gene Freeman and Dale Vandagriff, both of Athens; and a great-granddaughter, Jeanne Freeman, Athens.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Bernstein Funeral Home.

Rowland Sussewell
Athens
Rowland Sussewell, 41, of 215 Nellie B. Ave. died Saturday, Feb. 27, 1999.
A native of Greenwood, S.C., Mr. Sussewell was a son of James Sussewell and the late Recesenna Sussewell.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Whitehall Church of The Lord Jesus Christ with Elder W. Salley and the Rev. Larry Nelson officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Spaulding Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his father, include a daughter, Wanda Lawton, Athens; three stepdaughters, Laurice Wymbs, Monica Allen and Comanetco Allen, all of Athens; four sisters, Betty Sussewell, Athens, Ruby Johnson, Greenwood, S.C., Debra Burkley, Philadelphia, and Elizabeth McGrier, New York; two brothers, James Edward Sussewell, Philadelphia, and Robert Phillip Sussewell, Athens; a grandchild; nieces and nephews.
The family is at the residence.
Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Sara M. Newson
Madison
Sara M. Newson, 75, of 653 Belmont St. died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
Bridges Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Stanley Riley
Jefferson
Stanley Riley, of 998 Holiday Cemetery Road died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
Hurley Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Sandra Shabazz
Athens
Sandra Shabazz, of 295 Barrow St. died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
Mack & Payne Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Mamie Shellar
Hartwell
Mamie Shellar, 52, of 261 Fairview Ave. died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
Macks Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Thomas J. Woods
Athens
Thomas J. "Tom" Woods Jr., 76, of 100 Gate Wood Circle died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bridges Funeral Home.

William "Bill" Allgood
Carlton
William "Bill" Allgood, 69, of 2300 Paoli Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Allgood was a son of the late Evelyn Turner and W.F. Allgood. He had lived in Madison County for most of his life, where he owned and operated Allgood Machine Company. In semi-retirement he worked seven years for the Eaton Corporation, Athens. He was a member of Carlton Baptist Church and the Athens Antique Car Club.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Carlton Baptist Church with the Rev. Doug Ivey and Mr. Bill West officiating. Burial will be in Carlton Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Geneva Smith Faulkner Allgood, Carlton; two daughters and sons-in-laws, Brenda and Trenton Brown, Eatonton, Rose and Bill West, Jonesboro; two sons, Mike Allgood and his wife, Jerrie Cole Allgood, Danielsville, and Bill Allgood Jr. and his fiance, Becky Saylors, Crawford; a former daughter-in-law, Sharon Grimes Algood Good, Toccoa; the mother of his children, Marjorie Webb Allgood, Decatur; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two stepdaughters, Sandra F. Smith, Comer, and Annette and her husband, Jimmy Blackmon, Carlton; a stepson, Ronnie and his wife, Lydia Cameron Faulkner, Hull; 13 step grandchildren; seven step great-grandchildren; a brother, Ed Marcus, Hull; and four nieces.
Pallbearers will be Trenton Brown, Trent Brown III., Wayne West, Greg West, Ed Allgood and Jamie Blackmon. Honorary pallbearers will be the Athens Antique Car Club.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, Madison Chapel.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1060 Gaines School Road, Athens Ga. 30605 or to the Carlton Baptist Church Building Fund, Church Street, Carlton, Ga. 30627.

Kathryn G. Davis
Athens
Kathryn Gordy Davis, 88, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
Survivors include a daughter, Karen Edwards, Barnesville; a daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Leroy Dukes, Athens; a sister, Jacqueline Eure, Morehead City, N.C.; grandchildren and their spouses, Kathy and Tim Carter, LaGrange, Edwin Edwards III, Zebulon, Davis and Christina Edwards, Atlanta, Rob and Katie Edwards, Atlanta, David and Evelyn Dukes, Athens, Meg Dukes, Jacksonville, Fla., Drew Dukes, St. Simons; great-grandchildren, Karen Carter, Allen Carter and Paden Carter, all of LaGrange, Edwin Edwards IV, Charlotte, N.C., Fuller Edwards and Georgia Edwards, both of Atlanta.
The family is at the residence, 235 S. Church St., Athens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 196 Alps Road, Athens 30606.
Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Robert Eavenson
Dewy Rose
Robert A. Eavenson, 78, of 2471 Floyd Road died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Elbert County, Mr. Eavenson was a son of the late Oscar S. and Bertha Harper Eavenson. He was a retired farmer, having raised cotton, soybeans, wheat and cattle. He was a member of the Elbert County Farm Bureau, having served as president twice and director. He served for 10 years on the Elbert County Hospital Board and was a Pharmacist Mate in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a member of Concord United Methodist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Hicks Funeral Home with the Rev. Stan Hamilton officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Sara Kathleen Gaines Eavenson; two sons, Bobby A. Eavenson, Dewy Rose, and Jimmy Nelson Eavenson, Aurora, Ohio; a sister, Billie Gulley, Columbia, S.C.; two brothers, Norman Eavenson, Elberton, and Richard Eugene Eavenson, Dewy Rose; and five grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Clyde Adams, Wade Adams, Joe Anderson, Chris Smith, Sanford Cole and Jack Spivey.
The family is at the residence of Bobby and Judy Eavenson, 1515 Thirteen Forks Road, Dewy Rose, and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Hicks Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Gideons International, P.O. Box 6211, Elberton, Ga. 30635.

Frank Fields
Athens
Frank Fields, 81, of 120 McLeroy Drive died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Fields was a son of the late Andy and Sally Spence Fields. He was a self employed painting contractor and was of the Baptist faith.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Evergreen Memorial Park with the Rev. Bill Ricketts officiating.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Frances McClure Fields; a daughter, Nancy Bischoff, Athens; a son, Jimmy Fields, Statham; a sister, Blanche Shedd, Arnoldsville; six grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West.
Flowers will be accepted and memorials may be made to a favorite charity.

Charles W. Granner Jr.
Simpsonville, S.C.
Charles W. Granner Jr., 78, died Monday, March 1, 1999.
A native of Wichita, Kansas, Mr. Granner was a son of the late Charles W. and Emma Clements Granner. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Stryker and Jeanne Osborne; and two brothers, Robert Clements Granner and H. Theadore Granner. He attended Wichita University and was a member of the Webster Fraternity. He was a 1st Lt. Pilot in the U.S. Air Force during World War II and was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 808 of Fort Thomas, Ky. He was a past president of the Kentucky Drug Travelers Association and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was connected with Johnson and Johnson, Mills Hospital Supplies, Drug Master and retired from Delta Foremost Chemicals. He was a member of Central United Methodist Church of Asheville, N.C.
Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Forest Chapel United Methodist Church, Cincinnati, Ohio, with the Rev. Herman Emmert officiating.
Survivors include his wife, Alma O'Shields "Cherrie" Granner; a daughter and son-in-law, Debra Granner Morris and Warren Morris, Athens; a son, Charles Wilson Granner III., Paducah, Ky.; a son and daughter-in-law, John and Daurice Courtney, San Jose, Calif.; a son and daughter-in-law, Jeffery and Kim Bryan, Greenville, S.C.; two sisters, Ruth Lawrence, Wichita, Kansas, and Marjory McFall, Richmond, Va.; and two grandchildren, Coroy Granner and Kasie Granner.
Memorials may be made to the charity of choice.
Bridges Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mable H. Hill
Elberton
Mable Hammond Hill, 75, of 828 Paoli Road died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Madison County, Mrs. Hill was a daughter of the late Carl Hammond and Mattie Elgin and was the widow of Thomas Sanders Hill. She was a retired textile worker and was of the holiness faith.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Berry Funeral Home with the Rev. Eugene Prichett officiating. Burial will be in Elmhurst Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda H. Willoughby, Carlton; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Chad Edwards, Larry Vickery, Scottie Schultz, Gerald Hewell, Tommy Willoughby and Harold Hill.
The family is at the residence of Linda Willoughby and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Alexander L. Liles Jr.
Jefferson
Alexander "Alex" Lawrence Liles Jr., 50, of 105 Sandy Lane Court died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
A native of Ware County, Mr. Liles was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Alexander L. Liles Sr. He was owner and operator of Ace Printing and Graphics, Jefferson, and was a U.S. Army veteran. he was a member of The Tabernacle, Lawrenceville.
Services were Thursday at Bernstein Funeral Home, with the Rev. Fritz Musser officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Dennis Liles; two daughters, Jennifer Kinzer and Angeline Kinzer, both of Jefferson; his mother-in-law, Narna Dennis, Jefferson; and a granddaughter, Sarah Kinzer, Jefferson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The Tabernacle, 270 Simonton Road, Box 41, Lawrenceville, GA 30046.

Sara M. Newson
Madison
Sara M. Newson, 75, of 653 Belmont St. died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
A native of Morgan County, Mrs. Newson was a daughter of the late John Wright and Alma Daniel Maddox and was the widow of James Marion Newsom Jr. She was a homemaker and was a member of Beacon Heights Baptist Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Madison with the Rev. Donald Berry officiating. Burial will be in Madison City Cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Jane Welch, Buckhead, and Beth Fricks, Lawrenceville; two stepdaughters, Wendy Spivey, Jacksonville, Fla., and Lendra Hilsman, Scottsdale, Ariz.; nine grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Jamie Powers, Paul Spivey, David Hadden, David Rhoades, Roy Welch, Corey Welch, Leroy Hadden and Donald Mann.
The family will be at the residence and will receive friends from 5-7 p.m. today at Bridges Funeral Home.

Albert Pounds
Toccoa
Albert Pounds, 88, of 100 Pound St. died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Sharon, Mr. Pounds was a son of the late Greg and Lula Pounds. He was a member of Trinity C.M.E. Church where he served as a steward and trustee.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity C.M.E. Church with the Rev. Robert Green officiating. Burial will be in the Toccoa City Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Pounds; a daughter, Tommie Thomas, Atlanta; a son, Larry Howard, California; a foster son, Odis Wheeler; a sister, Emma Frances Pounds, Warrenton; a grandson; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Moss-Stovall-Neal Funeral Home.

Stanley F. Riley
Athens
Stanley F. Riley, 34, of 998 Holiday Cemetery Road died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A lifetime resident of Jackson County, Mr. Riley was a son of Annie R. Hancock and Velous Hancock.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Maxey Hill Baptist Church, Jefferson, with the Revs. Ambrose Jackson, G.F. Frazier and Hezekiah Bowen. The body will be placed in the church at noon. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include a daughter, Amanda J. Riley, Commerce; a brother, Jerrold M. Hancock, Jefferson; a stepsister, Amanda G. Hancock, Atlanta; and his grandmother, Eula Riley, Jefferson.
The family will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Hurley Funeral Home.

Alice C. Smith
Crawfordville
Alice C. Smith, 90, died Monday, March 1, 1999.
A native of Wilkes County, Mrs. Smith was a daughter of the late Andrew and Sophia Evans Thornton. She was a homemaker and was a member of New Salem Baptist Church, Washington.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at New Salem Baptist Church with the Rev. R.L. Reynolds officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include three children, Squire Smith and James "Billy" Tyler, both of Crawfordville, and Fannie Simmons, New York; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends starting at 10 a.m. today at Watts Funeral Home, Union Point.

Thomas J. Woods Jr.
Athens
Thomas J. "Tom" Woods Jr., 76, of 100 Gatewood Circle died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
A native of Twin Falls, Idaho, Mr. Woods was a son of the late Thomas J. Sr. and Winfred Daves Woods. He was a farmer and machine shop operator in Jackson for 20 years.
Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bridges Funeral Home.
Survivors include his wife, Catharene Moss Woods; three sons, James A. Woods, Long Beach, Calif., David W. Woods, Woodstock, and Richard L. Woods, Marietta; a brother, Wayne A. Gillis, Long Beach, Calif.; two nephews, John J. Williams III. and Thomas Hart Williams, both of Athens; and five grandchildren, Steve and Katie Woods, Long Beach, Calif., Addie and Anna Woods and Josh Cooper, Woodstock.
The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Flowers are optional and memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 1353 Jennings Mill Road, Athens, Ga. 30606.

Walter Jarrells
Winterville
Walter Jarrells, of 5498 Jotem Down Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
Hurley Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Hazel Moore
Athens
Hazel Moore, 70, died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
Bernstein Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Florine Roland
Crawford
Florine Roland, 83, died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. tonight at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East.
Arrangements will be announced.

Dillard Whitfield
Cornelia
Dillard Whitfield, 68, of Forest Park, formerly of Habersham County, died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
McGahee-Griffin Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Hilda Evans
Griffin
Hilda Evans, 79, of Helen Drive died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
Mrs. Evans was the widow of Charles B. Evans. She lived in Griffin for over 30 years after moving from Douglas County. She was a veteran of the Womens Army Core Service having served in World War II.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Moody Funeral Home with the Rev. Gene Walton officiating. Burial will be in Griffin Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include a son, Charles D. Evans, Griffin; a sister, Dollie Daniel, Mableton; two brothers, Willard Ford, Douglas County, and Harold Ford, Jackson County; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Robert B. Fuller
Snellville
Robert B. Fuller, 104, of 3000 Lenora Church Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Meriwether County, Mr. Fuller was a son the late Charles H. Fuller and Julia Lee Hodnett. He was a member of Oakley United Methodist Church.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. today at Lewis Memorial Park Cemetery, Ashville, N.C.
Survivors include 10 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; four nieces; and four nephews.

James Gaddis
Monroe
James Howard Gaddis, 61, of 407 East Marable St. died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, Mr. Gaddis was a son of the late Howard M. and Mattie Elizabeth Parrish Gaddis.
Services will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, with the Rev. Elmer Butler officiating. Burial will be in Bethabera Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include two sisters, Imogene Atkinson, Monroe, and Ruth Peden, Dublin; two brothers, Wayne Gaddis, Fort Mill, S.C., and William H. Gaddis, Comer; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Charles W. Granner Jr.
Simpsonville, S.C.
Charles W. Granner Jr., 78, of 508 Two Gait Lane died Monday, March 1, 1999.
Born August 10, 1920 in Wichita, Kan., Mr. Granner was a son of the late Charles W. and Emma Clements Granner. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Dorothy Stryker and Jeanne Osborne; and two brothers, Robert Clements Granner and H. Theadore Granner. He attended Wichita University and was a member of the Webster Fraternity. He was a first lieutenant pilot in the U.S. Air Force during World War II and was a member of the Masonic Lodge No. 808 of Fort Thomas, Ky. He was a past president of the Kentucky Drug Travelers Association and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was connected with Johnson and Johnson, Mills Hospital Supplies, Drug Master and retired from Delta Foremost Chemicals. He was a member of Central United Methodist Church of Asheville, N.C.
Memorial services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Forest Chapel United Methodist Church, 680 W. Sharon Road, Cincinnati, Ohio, with the Rev. Herman Emmert officiating.
Survivors include his wife, Alma O'Shields "Cherrie" Granner; a daughter Debra Granner Morris and her husband Warren, Athens; three sons, Charles Wilson Granner III., Paducah, Ky., John Cortney Granner and his wife, Darice, San Jose, Calif., and Jeffery Bryan Granner and his wife Kim, Greenville, S.C.; two sisters, Ruth Lawrence, Wichita, Kansas, and Marjory McFall, Richmond, Va.; and two grandchildren, Cory and Kasie Granner.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor's choice.
Bridges Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Clifford Greenway
Canon
Clifford Inman Greenway, 50, of 1010 Grady School Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Hart County, Mr. Greenway was a son of the late Leonard and Odell Risner Greenway. He was employed by Tenneco Automotive, Hartwell, and was a member of Reed Creek Baptist Church.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Hamby Funeral Home with the Revs. Wayne Durden and Layman Fred Greenway officiating. Burial will be in Lavonia City Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, JoAnn Hamby Greenway; a daughter, Melody Greenway, Lavonia; two sons, Dale Greenway and Scotty Bailey, both of Canon; two stepdaughters, Sharon Crump, Lavonia, and Karen Crump Bond, Royston; a stepson, Joey Crump, Toccoa; a sister, Frances Roper, Hartwell; two brothers, Fred Greenway and Donnie Greenway, both of Hartwell; two grandchildren; and three step grandchildren.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Frank L. Higgins
Baldwin
Frank L. "Buddy" Higgins, 69, died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Banks County, Mr. Higgins was a son of the late Ferd and Lula Martin Higgins. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Charlotte Higgins. He was a retired truck driver after 45 years of service and had served in the U.S. Army National Guard.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Friendly Mission Baptist Church with the Revs. Danny O'Kelly and Bobby Burke officiating. Burial will be in Baldwin Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Faye Chitwood Higgins; four daughters, Marilyn Foster, Clarkesville, Ginger Gunn and Pam Guilloud, both of Baldwin, and Phyllis Rasnick, Cornelia; two sons, Wayne Higgins and Phil Higgins, both of Cornelia; a sister, Peggy Payne, Baldwin; six brothers, Royce Higgins, Alto, Donald Higgins, Demorest, Preston Higgins, Eatonton, Johnny Higgins, Lincolnton, N.C., Melvin Higgins, Baldwin, and Billy Higgins, Clarkesville; 15 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
The family is at the residence, 740 J. Warren Road.
Whitfield Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Willie Hinton
Winder
Willie Hinton, 57, died Monday, March 1, 1999.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Move of God with the Rev. Ken Cooper officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include seven children, Barbara Hinton, Athens, Donna Hinton, Drucilla Hinton-Russell, Leslie Jackson and Tyrus Jackson, all of Winder, John Hinton, Atlanta, and Pamela Hinton, Statham; six sisters, Maggie Jo Lee, Thelma Rittenberry, Pauline Chandler, Virginia Bailey and Betty Sue Harris, all of Winder, and Annie Mae Cobb, Cincinnati; three brothers, John Lee Hinton and Tommy Lee Harris, both of Winder, and the Rev. Willis Hinton, Atlanta; and 14 grandchildren.
Eberhardt & Son Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Helen Howard
Hull
Helen Bellew Howard, 75, of 790 Sanders Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Collinsville, Ala., Mrs. Howard was a daughter of the late Raleigh E. and Susie Anna Tolbert Bellew. She was retired from Mount Vernon Mills.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, with the Revs. G.H. Hammond and Tommy Baker officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include her husband, John Howard; a son, James Everhart Jr., Hull; a sister, Addie Mae Self, Athens; two brothers, David Bellew, Hull, and James Bellew, Athens; a grandson; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Bellew, Allen Thurmond, Dennis Thurmond, Randy Bellew and Clark Drake.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Cordie Hutchins
Decatur
Cordie Hutchins, formerly of Winder, died Sunday, Feb. 28, 1999.
Services were Friday at Mount Zion United Methodist Church, Dacula, with the Rev. Jesse G. Gordon officiating. Burial was in Barrow Memorial Garden, Winder.
Survivors include four children, Ann Sutton, Decatur, Arthur Mahaffey, Covington, Robert Mahaffey, Cincinnati, and Bertha Johnson, Winder; three sisters, Inez Wright and Lizzie Gordon, both of Dacula, and Rhynell Rakestraw, Gainesville; two brothers, Erwin Hutchins, Dacula, and Coley Hutchins, Atlanta; 17 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Eberhart & Son Mortuary was in charge of the arrangements.

Walter Jarrells
Danielsville
Walter Jarrells, 73, of 5498 Jotem Dron Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A lifetime resident of Madison County, Mr. Jarrells was a son of the late Claude and Lowoenia Jarrells.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at Tabor Chapel C.M.E. Church with the Rev. Morris Colvin officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Annie Jarrells; a daughter, Phyllis Brown, Danielsville; three sisters, Ruby Vinson, Jefferson, Claudia Me Johnson, Winder, and Emma Morgan, Atlanta; a brother, John Henry Jarrells, Dahlonega; and a grandson raised in the home, Martavions Jarrells, Danielsville.
Hurley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Hazel W. Moore
Athens
Hazel Whitehead Moore, 70, of 115 Westover Drive died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, Mrs. Moore was a daughter of the late John Henry and Ruby Stephens Whitehead and was the widow of Vernard Moore. She was retired from F.W. Woolworth Co. and was a member of Central Baptist Church.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Crooked Creek Cemetery with the Rev. Ronny Barnes officiating.
Survivors include two sons, Philip Moore and Danny Moore, both of Athens; a sister, Marjorie Woodall, Athens; and two grandchildren, Crystal Moore and John Moore, both of Athens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Central Baptist Church, 720 Danielsville Road, Athens 30601.
Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

William B. Richardson
Rutledge
William B. Richardson, 70, of 2131 Hightower Road died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Hall County, Mr. Richardson was a son of the late Bertram Richardson and Julia Annie Minter. He was owner and operator of Rutledge Hardware Store.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Rutledge City Cemetery with the Rev. Bonnie Peters officiating.
Survivors include three sisters, Betty R. Johnson, Rutledge, Sylvia Richardson, Atlanta, and Evelyn R. Sheets, Thomaston; a brother, Jere M. Richardson, Columbus; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Simmons Funeral Home.

Florine M. Roland
Crawford
Florine Pickelsimer Mapp Roland, 83, of Park Avenue died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
Mrs. Roland was a daughter of the late Virgil Lee and Julie Emily Bell Nelson Pickelsimer and was the widow of William H. Mapp and Gray Roland. She played basketball for Arnoldsville High School, where she was recognized by Ripley's Believe It or Not for shooting every basket for her team in a high school game. She was a member of Crawford Baptist Church.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Crawford Cemetery with the Rev. Dennis Kesler officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Coile, Hartwell; a son, Andy Mapp, Athens; a sister, Annie Lou Bradley, Athens; two brothers, Frank Pickelsimer, Florida, and Henry Pickelsimer, Sandersville; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Flowers will be accepted and memorials may be made to Crawford Cemetery Perpetual Care Fund, c/o Helen Stevens, P.O. Box 305, Crawford 30630.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, is in charge of the arrangements.

Mamie Shellar
Hartwell
Mamie Shellar, 52, of 261 Fairview Ave. died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
Mrs. Shellar was a daughter of the late Lucious and Lunnie Bonner. She was a U.S. Army veteran and was a member of Flat Rock C.M.E. Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Flat Rock C.M.E. Church with the Rev. Eddie S. Thornton officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include two children, Veronica Tabor and Richard Shellar, both of Hartwell; and a grandchild.
The family is at the residence of Veronica Tabor and Richard Shellar, 367 Maple St., Hartwell.
Mack's Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

R.L. Thomas
Lula
Dr. R.L. Thomas, 75, of Moccasin Gap Road died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Mecklenburg County, N.C., Mr. Thomas was a son of the late Henry Lee and Myrtle Torrance Thomas. He was preceded in death by a son, Bobby Lee Thomas. He was a charter member of the Cornelia Lions Club and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving in the European Conflict. He was a member of the Non-denominational Christian faith. He was a licensed chiropractor. He opened the Thomas Chiropractic Clinic in Cornelia in 1952 where he practiced until his death. He was a lifetime member of the Georgia Chiropractic Association and a former board member and past president of the association. He received the GCA Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998.
Services will be at 4:30 p.m. Sunday at Whitfield Funeral Home with the Revs. Irving Ross and Robert Flippo officiating. Burial will be in Yonah Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include his wife, Blonnie Holbrooks Thomas; a daughter, Deborah Thomas Black; a sister, Montene Thomas Belk, Lula; four stepsisters, Annie Dahlquist, Ocala, Fla., Lillian LeGrow, Lakeland, Fla., Dot Herndon, Ocala, Fla., and Gennie Allison, Inverness, Fla.; a brother, Roscoe B. Thomas, Indian Trail, N.C.; and two granddaughters.
The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Flowers are optional and memorials may be made to the Georgia Lions Lighthouse Foundation, Inc., 1775 Clairmont Road, Decatur, Ga. 30033-4005 or to the Georgia Chiropractic Association, 142 Mitchell St., LL1, Atlanta, Ga. 30303.

Dillard Whitfield
Forest Park
Dillard Whitfield, 68, formerly of Habersham County, died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, Mr. Whitfield was a son of the late Cornelias and Exie Mae Alexander Whitfield. He was employed with Ryan's Steakhouse, Riverdale, and was a U.S. Army and Air Force veteran having served in the Korean Conflict. He was of the Baptist faith.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at McGahee-Griffin Funeral Home with the Rev. Melvin Stephens officiating. Burial will be in Camp Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include four daughters, Sherryl Whitfield, Benton, Va., Karen Moore, Cornelia, Lena Darlene Blackburn, Alto, and Marie Morse, Comer; a son, Jerry Whitfield, Forest Park; two sisters, Gladys White, Austell, and Mary Simmons, Toccoa; and seven grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Robert Charles
Toccoa
Robert Charles, 65, of East Silver Shoals Road died Friday, March 5, 1999.
Whitlock Mortuary will announce arrangements.

Andrew Harman Lecroy
Toccoa
Andrew Harman "Andy" Lecroy, 54, of 7350 Tree Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
Whitlock Mortuary will announce arrangements.

J.R. Patton
Union Point
J.R. Patton, 75, of 3691 Macedonia Road, died Friday, March 5, 1999.
Lord & Stephens Oglethorpe Chapel will announce arrangements.


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