Miscellaneous Clarke County, Georgia Obituaries
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Robert Charles Jr.
Toccoa
Robert Charles Jr., 65, of East Silver Shoals Road died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, Mr. Charles was a son of the late Robert Filmon Charles Sr. and Ruby Taylor Charles. He retired from the Bank of Toccoa with 33 years and continued to work part time after retirement, was a member of Hill Street Baptist Church and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4346, past president of Civitan Club, a participant in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life as a cancer survivor, and served in the U.S. Army Signal Corp during the Korean Conflict.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Hal Cason and Jerrell Beaty officiating. Burial will be in Roselane Cemetery.
Survivors include three daughters, Darlene Charles Vickers, Cleveland, Jennifer Charles Austin, Cornelia, and Evan Charles, Cumming; three sons, Dale Charles and Dennis Charles, both of Toccoa, and David Charles, Seneca, S.C.; a sister, Mary Lou Martin, Clarkesville; four brothers, Dan Charles, Eastanollee, Byard Charles, Decatur, Fred Charles, Easley, S.C., and Gary Charles, Turnerville; an uncle, Wayner Charles, Demorest; and six grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers will be past and present officers and employees of the Bank of Toccoa.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the American Heart Association.
The family is at their respective homes and will receive friends 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. today at the mortuary.

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, March 13, 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.
Bridges Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Florence Hix
Hull
Florence Edna Hix, 78, of 1373 Hull Road died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Madison County, Mrs. Hix was a daughter of the late J.G. and Nettie Hart Yarbrough. She was a member of Hull Baptist Church.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Hull Baptist Church with the Rev. Randy Crowe officiating. Burial will be in Old Hull Cemetery.
Survivors include three sisters and a brother-in-law, Wilma Simmons, Hazel Porterfield, and Lillian and Lance Thomason, all of Hull; a number of nieces and nephews, and a special family friend, Sara Brown.
Memorials may be made to Old Hull Cemetery Perpetual Care Fund.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East.

Andrew H. LeCroy
Columbia, Mo.
Andrew H. "Andy" LeCroy, 54, of 7350 Pine Tree Road died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
Mr. LeCroy was a son of Claudine McDonough of Toccoa and the late Garvin LeCroy. He had lived most of his life in Stephens County, was a truck driver for the past 20 years, was employed by AIC of West Union, S.C., and a former employee of Toccoa Casket Co. and Hemphill Trucking.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Whitlock Mortuary with the Rev. Richard Ivester officiating. Burial will be in Roselane Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife, Linda Gail Luttrell LeCroy; three daughters, Karen Thomas, Lawrenceville, Jennifer Vinson, Eastanollee, and Lisa Miller, Mass.; three sons, Donald LeCroy, Snellville, Steve Nunn, Toccoa, and Michael LeCroy, Mass.; a sister, Geraldine Burns, Calif.; two brothers, Morris LeCroy, Lawrenceville, and Jerry Lawson, Walhalla, S.C.; stepfather, Thomas McDonough, Toccoa; and 12 grandchildren.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. today and Monday at the mortuary.

J.R. Patton
Union Point
J.R. Patton, 75, of 3691 Macedonia Road died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Patton was a a son of the late Phil and Sally Patton. He was retired from Georgia Power after 39 years and a member of Center Methodist Church, Stephens.
Services will be 3 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Oglethorpe Chapel with the Rev. Joel Sorrow officiating. Burial will be in Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Moore Patton; a daughter and son-in-law, Kim and Mike Short, Union Point; two sons, Greg Patton, Florida, and Johnny Patton, Sandy Cross; a brother, Dorsey Patton, Athens; and two grandchildren, Wesley Patton, Maxeys, and Teena Short, Union Point.
Pallbearers will be Wesley Patton, Buddy Moore, W.O. Dawkins, Larry Corry, Carey Marable, and John Settles.

Ruth L. Smith
Athens
Ruth L. Smith, 81, of 225 Timber Lane died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Mercer County, Pa., Mrs. Smith was a daughter of the late Alfred and Jessica Stearns Reiser and widow of Howard A. Smith. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and active in the Auxiliary Guild at St. Mary's Hospital.
Graveside services will be in Oconee Hill Cemetery with Father Joseph Chaloux officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Susan Brownlee, Grand Junction; a son, Carry T. Smith, Alpharetta; a sister, Shirley Johns, Greensboro, N.C.; and five grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 550 Pharr Road, Suite 550, Atlanta, Ga. 30305, or to St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 134 Prince Ave., Athens, Ga. 30601.
The family is at the residence.
Bridges Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Walter Smith
Lavonia
Walter George Smith, 74, of 7324 Stoney Point Road, Fayetteville, N.C. died Wednesday, March 3, 1999.
A native of Franklin County, Mr. Smith was a son of the late Lawrence and Eulala Cox Smith and widower of Doris Smith. He was retired as Fort Bragg Commissary Manager, a member of Fort Bragg Masonic Lodge 667, and a Baptist.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Reeves Funeral Home with the Rev. Kenneth Williams officiating. Burial with full Masonic rites will be in Cumberland Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include a daughter, Wanda Smith, Fayetteville, N.C.; a son, Howard Smith, Argyle, N.Y.; a sister, Mary Ruth South, Lavonia; and two brothers, the Rev. C. Roy Smith, Lavonia, and Herschel Smith, Elloree.
The family is at the residence.
Announcement courtesy of Ginn Funeral Home, Carnesville.

Larry Woody
Royston
Larry Woody, 47, of 1897 Bond Bridge Road died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Franklin County, Mr. Woody was a son of Mozelle Reese Woody and the late Henry Woody. He was employed at Mount Vernon Mills, Commerce, and a member of Zidon Baptist Church.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Pruitte Funeral Home with the Revs. Paul Collins and Robert Thomas officiating. Burial will be in Zidon Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include a sister, Beth Canfield, Chattanooga, Tenn.; and three brothers, Robert Woody, Dennis Woody, and Gary Woody, all of Royston.
The family is at the home of his mother, 1895 Bond Bridge Road, Royston, and will receive friends 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Evelyn Daniel
Union Point
Evelyn Daniel died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
Callaway Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Bennie Eva Tolbert
Athens
Bennie Eva Tolbert of 187 Parkway Ext. died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
Bernstein Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Marie O. Brownlee
Elberton
Marie O. Brownlee, 85, of 43 Laurel Drive, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Berryville, Ark., Mrs. Brownlee was a daughter of the late James Elmer and Famie E. Wise and widow of George Brownlee. She was a homemaker and member of Grace Baptist Church.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Grace Baptist Church, with the Revs. Joe Porter, Joel Shadburn, and Buford Lockman officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 9:30 a.m. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Park.
Survivors include four daughters, Margaret L. Peirce, Elberton, Fay M. Sager, Goodlettsville, Tenn., Joan Alder, Marion, N.C., and Sandra Baird, Commerce; four sons, Bobby G. Brownlee, Okeechobee, Fla., Gerald T. Brownlee, Charleston, S.C., James E. Brownlee, Watkinsville, and George W. Brownlee Jr., Elberton; and a brother, Winfred Wide, Amarillo, Texas.
Pallbearers will be Dan McLanahan, Arthur Lamont, Dennis Moss, Robert Jones, Lamar Thompson, and Vince Demsky.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today at Berry Funeral Home.

Nora Wood Bryan
Greensboro
Nora Wood Bryan, 98, of 304 South Walnut St., died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Towns County, Mrs. Bryan was a daughter of the late Thomas Jefferson and Nancy Ella Henson Wood and widow of William Albert Bryan. She was a homemaker and member of Walker United Methodist Church for 81 years.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Walker United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Rick Maeser officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Carolyn B. Taylor, Warner Robins; four sons, James Bryan and Goodwin Bryan, both of Greensboro, Robert Bryan, Monroe, and Lester Bryan, Lawrenceville; two sisters, Ann Kerr and Versie Jackson, both of Greensboro; and 12 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren, and a great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Goodwin Bryan Jr., Jeff Bryan, Robert Bryan Jr., Tom Bryan, Johnny Meeks, Buddy Bufford, Charles Morgan, Phil Rowe, Michael Patat, and Mike Long.
Memorials may be made to Walker United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today at McCommons Funeral Home.

Thomas Compton
Madison
Thomas "Hal" Compton, 74, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Madison County, Mr. Compton was a son of the late Thomas "Norman" and Hassie Wood Compton. He was of the Baptist faith, a U.S. Coast Guard veteran of World War II, a Mason, member of Shrine Temple, Atlanta, and retired from Complete Auto Transit Co., Doraville, after 38 years.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at R.T. Patterson Funeral Home, Norcross, with the Rev. Dalton Carrington officiating. Burial will be 4:30 p.m. in Meadow Church Cemetery, with the Revs. Dalton Carrington and Gene Todd officiating.
Survivors include a sister, Helen Compton Carrington, Comer; two brothers, Paul Compton, Athens, and W.S. "Billy" Compton, Comer; a brother-in-law, Tobe Roberts, Chamblee; and a fiancee, Katie Shelton, Chamblee.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Farrell, Zackery Evans, Tobe Roberts, Don Shelton, Donnie Shelton, Wayne Perrin, Dan Mikesell, Allen Compton, George Alexander, and Roy Hamby.
Memorials may be made to Meadow Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 646, Comer, GA 30629, or to a favorite charity.

Laverne Crenshaw
Eastanollee
Tommie Laverne Burgess Crenshaw, 85, of Moore Circle, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, S.C., Mrs. Crenshaw was a daughter of the late James Clate and Mattie Elizabeth Mills Burgess Casey, widow of Ben T. Crenshaw and Claude E. Guest, and preceded in death by a son, Gene Guest, and infant twin daughters. She retired from Lipscomb Nursing Home and Stephens County Hospital, and was a member of Eastanollee Baptist Church.
Services will be 4 p.m. Tuesday at Eastanollee Baptist Church, with the Revs. Richard Ivester and Clack Stubbs officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Claudene Nalley, Canon, and Katherine Thompson, Eastanollee; a son, Jerome Guest, Seneca, S.C; two sisters, Ruth Romanowski, Marietta, and Bonnie Wright, Anderson, S.C.; four half-sisters, Gail Human and Sharon Lane, both of Greenville, S.C., Bonnie Wilson, Greer, S.C., and Linda Smith, Easley, S.C.; and 11 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and four great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be grandsons Allen Guest, David Guest, Tim Nalley, Jeff Nalley, Tony Nalley, Greg Nalley, and Bobby Thompson.
The family is at the residence of Bill and Katherine Thompson, Moore Circle, Eastanollee, and will receive friends 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at Whitlock Mortuary, Toccoa.

Ruth A. Hall
Winder
Ruth A. Hall, 56, of 1011 Smith Sisters Road, died Thursday, March 4, 1999.
A native of Jersey City, N.J., Mrs. Hall was a daughter of Mrs. Mildred Schack of Scranton, Pa., and the late Howard Schack. She worked with Lighthouse for the Blind and was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Towanda, Pa.
Services will be 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Wise-Connolly Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bill Beshears officiating.
Survivors, in addition to her mother, include her husband, Jeff Hall; two daughters, Donna M. Hall, Pulaski, N.Y., and Sydney L. Hall, Winder; a son, Jeff Hall Jr., Winder; a sister, Diane Sceifert Clark, Summit, Pa.; and four grandchildren.
The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Evelyn Daniels Nash
Union Point
Evelyn Daniels Nash, 84, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Hancock County, Mrs. Nash was a daughter of the late Jordan Daniels and Mary Ellen Kitchens and proceeded in death by a son, Alfred J. Nash. She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church, Union Point.
Services will be 1 p.m. today at Callaway Funeral Home, with the Rev. David Key officiating. Burial will be in Carters Grove Cemetery, Crawfordville.
Survivors include a daughter, Lillie Mae Nash Walker, Tyrone; a sister, Frances Hardigree, Savannah; and five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

Joan Scott
Toccoa
Joan Carswell Scott, 63, of Falls Road, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, Mrs. Scott was a daughter of the late Charles H. "Dock" and Margaret Ellard Carswell. She was a member of Toccoa Creek Baptist Church and Closer Walk Sunday School Class.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Toccoa Creek Baptist Church, with the Revs. Charles Taylor, Charles Savage, and Larry Wilbanks officiating. Burial will be in Stephens Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include her husband, Emmit Scott; three daughters, Janice Lowe, Jeannie Moore, and Renita Powell, all of Toccoa; two sons, Donnie Holland and Mark Scott, both of Toccoa; two sisters, Sarah Dodd and Jean Scott, Toccoa; and a brother, Robert Carswell, Toccoa.
Pallbearers will be nephews David Carswell, Larry Dodd, Doug Scott, Gary Loudermilk, Dennis Breedlove, and Nickey Carswell.
Memorials may be made to the Stephens County Unit of the American Cancer Society or to Hand in Hand Hospice.
The family will receive friends 12-2 p.m. today at Acree-Davis Funeral Home.

Sandra Shabazz
Athens
Sandra Shabazz, 53, of 295 Barrow St., died Tuesday, March 2, 1999.
Mrs. Shabazz was a daughter of Katie Sue Holmes. She was a homemaker.
Words of Comfort by her husband, Will Shabazz, will be 3 p.m. today at Mack & Payne Funeral Home. Viewing of the body will be 2 p.m. today followed by a service of remembrance at 3 p.m. The remains will be cremated.
Survivors, in addition to her mother and her husband, include two daughters, Sultana A. Shabazz and Farah A. Shabazz, both of Athens; a son, Will H. Shabazz, Athens; a sister, Betty Williams, Griffin; and a brother, Marvin Holmes, Griffin.

Ruth L. Smith
Athens
Ruth L. Smith, 81, of 225 Timber Lane, died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Mercer County, Pa., Mrs. Smith was a daughter of the late Alfred and Jessica Stearns Reiser and widow of Howard A. Smith. She was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church and active in the Auxiliary Guild at St. Mary's Hospital.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. today in Oconee Hill Cemetery, with Father Joseph Chaloux officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Susan Brownlee, Grand Junction; a son, Barry T. Smith, Alpharetta; a sister, Shirley Johns, Greensboro, N.C.; and five grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation, 550 Pharr Road, Suite 550, Atlanta, GA 30305, or to St. Joseph's Catholic Church, 134 Prince Ave., Athens, GA 30601.
The family is at the residence.
Bridges Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Bennie Eva Tolbert
Athens
Bennie Eva Tolbert of 187 Parkview Ext., died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Cannon, Mrs. Tolbert was a daughter of the late Merit and Bertha Lee Kelley Busby, widow of Jessie Tolbert, and preceded in death by a son, Willie Lee Clarke. She was a homemaker and member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bernstein Funeral Home. Burial will be in Old Pentecostal United Methodist Church Cemetery, Winder.
Survivors include three daughters, Diane Tolbert, Louise Tatum, and Shirley Patrick, all of Athens; and 24 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Russell Brock, Jerry Brock, Michael Looney, Leroy Looney, Roy Looney, and Jose Marquez.
The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ervin H. Vickery
Hartwell
Ervin Henry Vickery, 80, of 5525 Raintree Trace, Oakwood, formerly of Benson St., Hartwell, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Hart County, Mr. Vickery was a son of the late Clayte and Idelle Bailey Vickery. He was retired from Monroe Auto Equipment Co. where he was a tool and dye maker, was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church, Hartwell and the Hoyt Brown Sunday School Class, and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Strickland Funeral Home, with the Revs. Robert Bradberry and Terry Meeks officiating. Burial will be in Nancy Hart Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Marion Chastain Vickery; three daughters, Carolyn V. Bradberry, Oakwood, Sandra V. Dye, Greenville, S.C., and Sherrill V. Robins, McDonough; a sister, Katherine Sanders, Anderson, S.C.; a brother, Clyde Vickery, Anderson, S.C.; and seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cornerstone Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 746, Hartwell, GA 30643.
The family is at the residence of Mrs. Ver-non C. Kay, 146 Pecan Drive, Hartwell.

Harold Walters
Lavonia
William Harold Walters, 41, of 314 Kings Road, died Friday, March 5, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, S.C., Mr. Walters was a son of C. Harry and Sara Alice Herring Walters. He was employed by Allied Co. of Elberton and was of the Baptist faith.
Services will be 11 a.m. today at Hamby Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dan Bartl officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his parents, include a daughter, Amy Walters, Lavonia; two sons, Robert Walters, Eastanollee, and Michael Walters, Lavonia; and fiancee, Shirley Carey, Madison County.

Azalee Sanders York
Cornelia
Azalee Sanders York, 87, of Camp Creek Road, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Hart County, Mrs. York was a daughter of the late John and Effie Stovall Sanders, widow of Julius Ray York, and preceded in death by a son, Julius Deral York. She was retired from Carwood Manufacturing Co. after 25 years as an inspector, was a member of Camp Creek Baptist Church, and was a former member of Rabun Gap Community Club and Habersham Senior Center.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Whitfield Funeral Home, Baldwin, with the Rev. Billy Burrell officiating. Burial will be in Camp Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include five daughters, Thelma York Morris, Marietta, Carolyn York Grantham and Barbara York Parisi, both of Yorktown, Va., Glenda York Cook, Rome, and Cheryl York Smith, Cornelia; two sons, John L. York, Acworth, and Garrett York, Tunnel Hill; three sisters, Sara Pike, Greenville, S.C., and Gladys Powell and Katherine Konez, both of Anderson, S.C.; and 22 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and a great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Clarence Bishop
Atlanta
ATLANTA - The Rev. Clarence Bishop, formerly of Athens, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home, Athens, will announce arrangements.

Genell Moore
Lilburn
Genell Moore, 55, of 245 King David Drive, a native of Toccoa, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
Acree-Davis Funeral Home, Toccoa, will announce arrangements.

Leroy 'Buddy' Neeley
Athens
Leroy "Buddy" Neeley, of 620 Vine St., died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Clarence T. Bishop Jr.
Atlanta
The Rev. Clarence Thomas Bishop Jr., 50, of 1588 Boulevard Lorraine, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Athens, Mr. Bishop was a son of Maggie Mathis Bishop and the late Clarence T. Bishop Sr. He was preceded in death by his adopted father (grandfather), the Rev. N. Mathis. He was the former pastor of Gholston Baptist Church, Comer, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Toccoa, Springfield Baptist Church, Athens, and Oak Hill Baptist Church, Watkinsville.
Services will be at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Springfield Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Mack officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 12:30 p.m. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife, Gail Freeman Bishop, Athens; his adopted mother (grandmother), Minnie Belle Mathis, Atlanta; three sisters, Cynthia Grasham, Newport News, Va., Linda Grasham, Athens, and Lynn Mathis, South Carolina; and a brother, Albert Smith, Atlanta.
Pallbearers will be Burney-Harris High School Class of 1966.
Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Alma Jones Byrd
Cornelia
Alam Jones Byrd, 93, of 338 Gallaway St., died Monday, March 8, 1999.
A native of Franklin County, Mrs. Byrd was a daughter of the late Andy and Jamie Jordan Jones and was the widow of Garland Byrd. She was a member of Welcome Home Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. at Webbs Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Bob Hill officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Banks Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors include two children, Genelle Rylee, Homer, and Jones Byrd, Cornelia; two sisters, Gladys Pruitt, Homer, and Ethel Jordan, Lula; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Little-Ward Funeral Home, Commerce.

Olivia G. Clark
Mount Airy
Olivia Garrett Clark, 85, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, Mrs. Clark was a daughter of the late William Perry and Florence Ann Durham Garrett and was the widower of Andrew J. Clark. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Ethel Sanders. She was a homemaker and was a member of Welcome Home Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday school classes.
Services will be at 4 p.m. today at Welcome Home Baptist Church with the Rev. Larry Ryals officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include five daughters, Evonne Tatum, Batesville, Ann Harmon, Stovall, Barbara Standridge, Cleveland, Joy Swanson, Mount Airy, and Sybil Chumney, Phenix City, Ala.; a son, W.J. Clark, Mount Airy; 18 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Welcome Home Baptist Church, 1702 Welcome Home Road, Mount Airy, GA 30563.
Whitfield Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Woodrow Gaddis
Hoschton
Woodrow Gaddis, 79, of Jackson Trail Road, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
Mr. Gaddis was retired from Southern Waistband and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Hoschton Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Smith Funeral Home with the Revs. Ricky Thrasher and Mike Phillips officiating. Burial will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include his wife, Jewell Pierce Gaddis; two daughters, Brenda Kiley, Hoschton, and Mary Dials, Loganville; two sisters, Dessie Kelley, Lawrenceville, and Cora Lee Gaddis, Jefferson; and three grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hoschton Baptist Church Building Fund.

Della Hughes
Toccoa
Della Margarette Tinker Hughes, 85, of 134 Mill St., died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Erwin, Tenn., Mrs. Hughes was a daughter of the late Knox and Sapharane Ballife Hughes and was the widow of Fred Hughes. She was employed by Toccoa Garment Company and was a member of Toccoa Church of God.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Acree-Davis Funeral Home with the Rev. Dennis Rafala officiating. Burial will be in Stephens Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include two sons, Ronnie Hughes and Gary Hughes, both of Toccoa; three children; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Herman Wilmot, Michael Mize, Steve Payne, Brad Wilmot, John Whitfield and Tony Payne.
The family will be at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Hughes, 131 Madison Avenue.

Charles Jackson
Monroe
Charles Jackson, 66, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Walton County, Mr. Jackson was a son of the late John Nobel Jackson and Maudie Bell Wofford Jackson. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Harmony Baptist Church with the Revs. W.C. Tribble and Brant Callaway officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara Jackson; four daughters, Marsha Prickett, Ellen Arnold and Jill Brown, all of Monroe, and Molly Byrd, Loganville; two sons, Tim Jackson, Good Hope, and Kip Jackson, Monroe; six sisters, Bill Harris and Bertha Maude Floyd, both of Winder, Helen Adcock, Monroe, Jean Gunter, Largo, Fla., Minnell Delay, Statham, and Jimmie Ann Shellnutt, Jefferson City, Tenn; two brothers, Joe Jackson and Russell Jackson, both of Monroe; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Meadows Funeral Home, Monroe, is in charge of the arrangements.

Bruno Loewen
Athens
Bruno Loewen, 83, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Hillsboro, Kansas, Mr. Loewen was a son of the late Peter and Katharina Loewen. He was an engineer who worked in Texas, Brazil and Great Britain, before retiring in Athens. He was an active member of the Unitarian Universalist Church and serves on the board of the Clarke Community Federal Credit Union.
Memorial services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Unitarian Universalist Fellowship.
Survivors include his wife, Tessibel Loewen; five children, Karin Haag, Athens, Jan Loewen, Darmstadt, Germany, Nancy Loewen, San Francisco, Calif., Evet Loewen, San Jose, Calif., and Collin Loewen, Houston, Texas; and seven granddaughters.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Project Safe of Athens.

Genell E. Moore
Morrow
Genell Elaine Moore, 55, died Sunday, March 7, 1999.
A native of Toccoa, Mrs. Moore was a daughter of the late Joe and Emily Norton Moore Harkness. She was employed as a housing inspector for the City of Atlanta.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Acree-Davis Funeral Home with the Rev. Dean Price officiating. Burial will be in Toccoa City Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Constance Morris, Fayetteville; two sons, James Wright, Decatur, and Walter Waddell Jr., Cumming; four grandchildren.
The family will be at the residence of Ada Blakely, 108 Briarwood Drive, and will receive friends from 5-9 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesday at the funeral home.

Willouise D. Southerland
Tifton
Willouise Dinkins Southerland, 84, died Saturday, March 6, 1999.
A native of Crisp County, Mrs. Southerland was a daughter of the late Charles Henry Dinkins and Lucy Jackson Dinkins and was the widow of Thomas J. Southerland. She was a retired teacher and librarian from Tift County Elementary School and was a member of First Baptist Church.
Graveside services were Monday at Oakridge Cemetery with the Rev. W. Ches Smith III officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Carol S. Williams; Athens; a son, Charles Thomas Southerland, Cordele; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Albritton-Beaumont Funeral Directors had charge of the arrangements.

Janice Furr
Athens
Janice Furr died Sunday, March, 7, 1999.
The family will receive friends from 6-9 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West.

Pauline M. Harlin
Hartwell
Pauline M. Harlin, 66, of 555 Melody Lane, died Monday, March 8, 1999.
Strickland Funeral Home will announce arrangements.


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