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Franklin D. Allen
Hartwell
Franklin D. Allen, of 268 Assembly Road, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Hart County, Mr. Allen was a son of Julian Allen and the late Ada Mae Brown Allen. He was a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church, Hartwell.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Cedar Spring Baptist Church, with the Rev. S.T. Grimes officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his father, include his wife, Ommie Nell Bailey Allen; five daughters, Gwendolyn Allen, Jamaica, N.Y., and Shirley Bailey, Annette Rogers, Mary Bailey, and Tatonya Bailey, all of Gainesville; two sons, Rickey Bailey and Stephen J. Bailey, both of Gainesville; four sisters, Annie Mae Torrence, Hartwell, Doris S. Dubose, Anderson, S.C., Ezell Clark, Detroit, Mich., and Mozelle Callier, Jamaica, N.Y.; two brothers, the Rev. W.R. Allen, Hartwell, and the Rev. Gaston Allen, Chicago; and 12 grandchildren.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers. Nieces will serve as flower bearers.
The family is at the residence.
C.W. Phelps Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Sallie O. Anderson
Athens
Sallie O. Anderson died Friday, March 19, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, Mrs. Anderson was a daughter of the late Blake and Elizabeth Palmer O'Dillion and was the widow of Charles A. Anderson. She spent most of her life in Athens and was a member of Salem Methodist Church at Farmington.
Services will be at 3:30 p.m. today at Evergreen Memorial Park, with the Rev. Luther Fouche officiating.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Janelle and Brice Bishop, Athens; a sister, Nina Elder, Stone Mountain; and two granddaughters, Carol Bishop and Linda Bishop, both of Athens.
Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Fudge Collins
Crawford
Fudge Collins, 95, of Highway 22, Box 109, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Collins was a son of the late Willie and Edna Watkins Collins. He was a member of New Bethlehem Baptist Church, where he served on the Deacon Board.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at New Bethlehem Baptist Church, with the Revs. David Stanley, William Jennings, and S.A. Bishop officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 12 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, L.E. Collins; a godson, Willie Jewell Collins, Crawford; and a niece, Gladys Howard, Athens.
The family will receive friends at the residence.
Jones Lexington Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Mary M. DeCamp
Snellville
Mary Miller DeCamp, 52, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Athens, Ms. DeCamp was a daughter of the late Margaret Gregg and Raymond Foster Miller. She had lived in Arlington, Va., for several years before returning to the Atlanta area in 1995. She was a home healthcare nurse and was a member of St. Edward the Confessor Episcopal Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Emmanuel Episcopal Church, Athens, with the Rev. Brad Rundlett officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include two sons, Barry Miller DeCamp, McLean, Va., and John David DeCamp, Snellville; a stepdaughter, Susan DeCamp, Arlington, Va.; partner, Patricia Dozier, Snellville; three sisters, Karen M. Britt, Stone Mountain, Patricia M. Whitehead, Ila, and Becky M. and her husband Lamar Edwards, Carlton; a granddaughter, Lauren Kaitlyn Audas; and many loving relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West.

Roger Niles Hazen
Athens
Roger Niles Hazen, 91, of 190 Hunnicutt Drive, died Wednesday, March 17, 1999.
Born July 11, 1907 in Dorchester, Mass., Mr. Hazen was a son of the late Maynard Doran and Mary Lunan Hazen. He was preceded in death by a son, Maynard Doran Hazen, formerly of Athens, and Rye, N.Y., and by a sister, Mildred Hazen Summerow. He was the retired owner and president of Athens Auto Supply and had been in the wholesale fish business for many years previously. He was an active member of the community, a former member of the Athens City Council, and a former mayoral candidate. He was a member of Chapelwood United Methodist Church, where he taught Sunday school.
Services were Saturday at Chapelwood United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Hoyt Purcell officiating. Burial will be in Oconee Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Nina Johnson Hazen, formerly of Knoxville, Tenn.; a sister, Eleanor Hazen Williams, Atlanta; five grandchildren, Larry Doran Hazen, Lenoir, N.C., Lynne Morell, Charlotte, N.C., Mimi Burke, Rye, N.Y., Lisa Davies, Greenwich, Conn., and Amy Spaeth, Cos Cob, Conn.; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Chapelwood United Methodist Church Memorial Fund, 100 Janice Drive, Athens, Ga.
Bridges Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of arrangements.

Kermit Wallace Shore
Augusta
Kermit Wallace Shore, 65, died Friday, March 19, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, Mr. Shore was a son of the late James E. and Mary Frances Baker Shore. He was retired from the U.S. military and was a member of the Police Officers Association of Georgia. He has worked as a security officer for Georgia Power and Federal Policeman at Fort Gordon. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War, received the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry, and was a member of Toms Creek Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Toms Creek Baptist Church, with the Revs. Michael Davenport and Wayne Marcus officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Irene Sheriff Shore; a daughter, Kerry S. Jones, Martinez; a son, Steven W. Shore, Martinez; a brother, John N. Shore, Delhi, La.; and three grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightshore Road, Augusta, GA 30904, or to the American Cancer Society.
The family will receive friends Sunday at Thomas L. King Funeral Home, Martinez.
Whitlock Mortuary, Toccoa, is in charge of the local arrangements.

Cloise Dean Spivey
Athens
Cloise Dean Spivey, 81, of 960 Hawthorne Ave., died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Decatur, Miss., Mr. Spivey was a son of the late Bunyan Dean and Martha Ann Pennington Spivey and was married for 50 years to the late Eileen Jones Spivey. He was a retired professor emeritus from the University of Georgia and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II having served on the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga. He was a longtime member of First United Methodist Church, Athens, was a graduate in chemistry and horticulture with a master's degree from Mississippi State University, Starkeville, Miss., and was a longtime member of Athens Kiwanis Club.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at First United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Grady Wigley officiating. Burial will be in Oconee Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Patricia D. Spivey, Atlanta; a son, John D. Spivey, Atlanta; a sister, Euna Graham, Meridian, Miss.; and five grandchildren.
Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Pompeyo Elias Villena
Bogart
Pompeyo Elias Villena, 88, of 120 Stonehenge Way, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Cora Cora, Peru, Mr. Villena was a son of the late Enrique and Gregoria Lujan Villena and was preceded in death by a son, Johnny E. Villena. He was retired from Chicopee Textile Mill and was a Catholic.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Erlinda D. Villena; four daughters, Judith E. PazSoldan, Athens, Haydee L. O'Kelley, Macon, Julie Risetter, Waynesville, N.C., and Isabelle Srjo, Suwanee; five sons, Alfonso Villena, Lima, Peru, Mario Villena, Houston, Texas, Cesar A. Villena, Atlanta, Alejandro S. Villena, Oak Dale, La., and Armando Villena, Athens; a niece, Zolia A. Peterman, Athens; 29 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Dale Peterman, Robert Armstrong, Ron Risseter, Jose Srjo, Bill Ingram, and Lt. Johnny Villena Jr. Edwin O'Kelley will serve as honorary pallbearer.
Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of the arrangements.

Charlie Gordon Jr.
Athens
Charlie Gordon Jr., of 216 Evans St., died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home will announce the arrangements.

Mable Robinson
Athens
Mable Robinson, of 291 Colima St., died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
Hurley Funeral Home will announce the arrangements.

Guynell M. Standridge
Elberton
Guynell Matthews Standridge, 77, died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
The family is at the residence Mr. and Mrs. Donnie Matthes, 1208 Robinwood Lane.
Berry Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Reba M. Caldwell
Lexington
Reba M. Caldwell, 92, of 635 Lloyd Smith Road,died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Miss Caldwell was a daughter of the late Robert E. and Elizabeth Mattox Caldwell and was the last member of her immediate family. She was a homemaker and was a member of Palmetto Christian Church.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today in the Caldwell Family Cemetery with the Rev. Walter Starman officiating.
Survivors include a number of nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
The family is at their respective residences.
Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton, is in charge of the arrangements.

Joseph T. Cielaszyk
Athens
Joseph T. Cielaszyk, 74, of 160 Queens Road, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of La Salle, Ill., Mr. Cielaszyk was a son of the late Joseph and Mary Zielenski Cielaszyk. He was a retired toolmaker with Westlclox-General Times Corp. and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was of the Catholic faith.
Services will be at 11 a.m. today at Bernstein Funeral Home, with the Rev. Bill Lakin officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Millie Fowler Cielaszyk; two daughters, Carol Carpenter, Hudson, Fla., and Jo Ellen Long, Lawrenceville; a son, Gary Cielaszyk, Watkinsville; and seven grandchildren.

Mary Elizabeth Cook
Athens
Mary Elizabeth Cook, 87, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Fulton County, Mrs. Cook was a daughter of the late John Solomon and Lillie Mae Upton Andrews and was the widow of Carl C. Cook.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Westview Cemetery, with the Rev. Bob Merrill officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Lindsey, McDonough; a sister, Pat Degering, Clearwater, Fla.; a brother, Paul Andrews, Clearwater, Fla.; and two nieces, Joyce Reed and Barbara Sweetser, both of Danielsville; other nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West.

`Gip' Hardigree
Hartwell
Carl Gibson "Gip" Hardigree, 83, of 77 Lakeshore Drive, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Barrow County, Mr. Hardigree was a son of the late Foster Thomas and Lillie K. Watts Hardigree. He was the founder of Gip's Manufacturing Co. of Hartwell in 1963 and a former employee of Carwood Mfg. Co. of Winder. He was a former member of the advisory board of the Citizens and Southern Bank of Hart County, and was a member and past president of Hartwell Kiwanis Club. He was a member of the Gridiron Society of the University of Georgia, and a member and past president of Hartwell Golf Club. He was a former member of Hart County Hospital Authority and a former member of Technical Advisory committee of the American Apparel Manufacturers Association. He was a member of Hartwell First United Methodist Church, a former chairman of the Administrative Board, and a member of the Wallace White Sunday school class. He was a U.S. Army Air Corp veteran of World War II.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hartwell First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jan Devereaux officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Nancy Hart Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Jeanette Henson Hardigree; a daughter, Claire H. Ford, Atlanta; two sons, Foster Scott Hardigree and Walter Thomas Hardigree, both of Hartwell; a sister, Doris H. Sheats, Winder; six grandchildren, Morris Hardigree, Jean Hardigree Kidd, Georgia Hardigree, Phillip Hardigree, James Lee Ford, and Emily Ford; and two great-grandchildren, William Scott Kidd and Marion Scott Hardigree.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hartwell First United Methodist Church Building Fund, 200 East Howell St., Hartwell, GA 30643.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Strickland Funeral Home.

R.J. Mathews
Winder
R.J. Mathews, 78, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Jackson County, Mr. Mathews was a son of the late John W. and Lonnie Grier Mathews. He resided in Barrow County for most of his life, was a retired meat cutter with Big Star Grocery, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Carter Funeral Home, with the Rev. Kenneth Brewer officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Vivian Tanner Mathews; a son, Gary Mathews, Winder; two sisters, Bertha Gordon and Margaret Greenway, both of Winder; a brother, Otis Mathews; and three grandsons.

Annie McCollum
Carnesville
Annie Mae Hill Lunsford McCollum, 92, of 270 Syrup Mill Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Franklin County, Mrs. McCollum was a daughter of the late Perry Lee and Bessie Rowland Hill. She was the widow of Marvin A. Lunsford and Newton C. McCollum. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Little Sister Lunsford, and three sons, Junior Lunsford, J.T. Lunsford, and Clarence Lunsford. She was a homemaker and was a member of Middle River Baptist Church.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Pruitte Funeral Home, Royston, with the Revs. Barry Reece and Jewell Gaines officiating. Burial will be in Franklin Memorial Garden, South.
Survivors include two daughters, Bessie Mae Brown, Elberton, and Fay Brown, Franklin Springs; five brothers, Ernest W. Lunsford and Jerry B. Lunsford, both of Carnesville, Herman B. Lunsford, Jacksonville, Fla., James Donald Lunsford, Greenwood, S.C., and Cecil T. Lunsford, Atlanta; three brothers, Jewell Hill, Hartwell, Sunk Hill, Macon, and Lee Hill, Carnesville; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.
Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
The family is at the residence of Faye Brown, Franklin Springs, and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ernest Scott
Toccoa
Ernest Scott, 51, of 6600 Fieldale Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Stephens County, Mr. Scott was a son of Emma Clark Scott of Toccoa and the late Dave Scott. He was employed by Gem Southeast for a number of years and was a member of Zebulon Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Acree-Davis Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ty Childers officiating. Burial will be in Zebulon Baptist Church Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife, Annette McCurry Scott; a daughter, Karen Stanford, Martin; a sister, Martha Barrett, Toccoa; and two brothers, Leon Scott and Ervin Scott, both of Toccoa.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Lizzie L. Shepherd
Madison
Lizzie L. Shepherd, 88, of 1100 Briar Creek Road, died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, Mrs. Shepherd was a daughter of the late William Jackson Daniel and Emily Watson and was the widow of Fox Percy Shepherd. She was a housewife.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Sugar Creek Baptist Church, with the Rev. John McMillan officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include three daughters, Dorothy Bumgarner and Kathleen Bumgarner, both of Madison, and Thelma Moon, Godfrey; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Simmons Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Cloise Dean Spivey
Athens
Cloise Dean Spivey, 81, of 960 Hawthorne Ave. died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Decatur, Miss., Mr. Spivey was a son of the late Bunyan Dean and Martha Ann Pennington Spivey and was married for 50 years to the late Eileen Jones Spivey. He was a retired Professor Emeritus from the University of Georgia and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II having served on the aircraft carrier USS Ticonderoga. He was a longtime member of First United Methodist Church, Athens, was a graduate in chemistry and horticulture, with a master's degree from Mississippi State University, Starkeville, Miss., and was a longtime member of Athens Kiwanis Club.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at First United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Grady Wigley officiating. Burial will be in Oconee Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Patricia S. Carswell, Tampa, Fla.; a son, John D. Spivey, Atlanta; a sister, Euna Graham, Meridian, Miss.; and five grandchildren.
Bernstein Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Guynell Childers Standridge
Elberton
Guynell Childers Standridge, 77, died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, Mrs. Standridge was a daughter of the late Alvin and Ruth Payne Childers. She was the widow of Edwin Harper Matthews and Hubert Standridge. She was a member of the Church of God and was retired from Elberton Mills.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today in Elmhurst Cemetery, with the Rev. Bill Eaton officiating.
Survivors include a son, Donnie Matthews, Elberton; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
The family is at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. Donnie Matthews, 1208 Robinwood Lane, Elberton.
Berry Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Pompeyo Elias Villena
Bogart
Pompeyo Elias Villena, 88, of 120 Stonehenge Way, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Cora Cora, Peru, Mr. Villena was a son of the late Enrique and Gregoria Lujan Villena and was preceded in death by a son, Johnny E. Villena. He was retired from Chicopee Textile Mill and was a Catholic.
Services were Sunday at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include his wife, Erlinda D. Villena; four daughters, Judith E. PazSoldan, Athens, Haydee L. O'Kelley, Macon, Julie Risetter, Waynesville, N.C., and Isabelle Sojo, Suwanee; five sons, Alfonso Villena, Lima, Peru, Mario Villena, Houston, Texas, Cesar A. Villena, Atlanta, Alejandro S. Villena, Oak Dale, La., and Armando Villena, Athens; a niece, Zolia A. Peterman, Athens; 29 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Dale Peterman, Bill PazSoldan, Ron Risseter, Jose Sojo, Bill Ingram, and Lt. Johnny Villena Jr. Edwin O'Kelley will serve as honorary pallbearer.
Bernstein Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of the arrangements.

Thomas B. Crump
Lavonia
Thomas B. Crump, 57, of 687 Newton Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
Moss-Stovall-Neal Funeral Home, Toccoa, will announce arrangements.

Eddie Morgan
Jefferson
Eddie Morgan, 82, of 1279 Ethridge Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
Evans Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Robert Robinson
Athens
Robert Robinson, of 385 Linda Ave., died Saturday, March 20, 1999.

Helen Crowley
Athens
Helen Farr Crowley, 79, of 260 Sherwood Drive, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of McDuffie County, Mrs. Crowley was a daughter of the late J.J. and Viola Davis Farr and was the widow of Harry M. Crowley. She was retired from Aileen's Beauty Shop after 41 years and was a member of East Athens Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, with the Reb. Bill Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Smith, Washington; a son, Jim Crowley, Greensboro, N.C.; a sister, Aileen Crowley, Athens; a brother, Hugh Farr, Litchfield Beach, S.C.; three grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to East Athens Baptist Church Building Fund, 4325 Lexington Road, Athens, GA 30605.

Thomas B. Crump
Lavonia
Thomas B. Crump, 57, of Newton Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Franklin County, Mr. Crump was a son of the late Andy and Eliza Crump. He was a member of New Light Baptist Church.
Services will be at 12 p.m. Wednesday at New Light Baptist Church, with the Rev. Kenneth Cooper officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Ruby Jean Crump; four sons, Curtis Crump, Andy Crump, Steven Crump, and Kenneth Crump; and three grandchildren.
The family is at the residence and will receive friends from 7-8 p.m. today at Moss-Stovall-Neal Funeral Home, Toccoa.

Charlie Gordon Jr.
Athens
Charlie Gordon Jr., of 216 Evans St., died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
A native of Jackson County, Mr. Gordon was a son of the late Charlie Gordon Sr. and Sally Lawrence Gordon. He was a member of Mount Pleasant Baptist Church and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, with the Rev. Abraham Mosley officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 12 p.m. Burial will be in East Lawn Memorial Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Harris Gordon; a niece raised in the home, Freddie Louise Mitchell; three brothers, Willie Gordon, Freddie Gordon, and Seyborn Gordon, all of Athens; a friend, the Rev. Abraham Mosley; nieces and nephews.
Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Robert W. Hardy
Commerce
Robert W. Hardy, 75, of 161 Park St., died Monday, March 22, 1999.
A native of White County, Mr. Hardy was a son of the late Bessie Bennett and M.L. Hardy.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Ivie Funeral Home, with the Revs. Joel Shadburn and Douglas Duncan officiating. Burial will be in Grey Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Ann M. Hardy; two daughters, Carolyn Martin, Cornelia, and Jenny J. Pace, Commerce; a son, Roger Hardy, Jefferson; a sister, Eva Toney, Commerce; four brothers, Albert Hardy, Jefferson, Charles Hardy, Nicholson, Roy Hardy, Gastonia, and Talmadge Hardy, Commerce; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

`Billy' Hudson
Athens
William E. "Billy" Hardy, 85, of 450 Highland Ave., died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Clarke County, Mr. Hudson was a son of the late Edward Bass and Emma Gertrude Ford Hudson and was the widower of Mary Aycock Hudson. Billy graduated from the University of Georgia with a B.S. in agricultural engineering in 1935. He was employed as an instructor in that department in September 1935. With the advent of Pearl Harbor, he was ordered as a 2nd Lt. to active duty in February 1942. He served with the 15th Cavalry Regiment and was discharged with the rank of Lt. Col. at Fort Gordon, Ga., in 1946. Returning to the University of Georgia, he was asked to take over the duties of Campus Planning and Development of the University of Georgia, from which he retired in December 1981. He was president of the Athens-Clarke Community Council on Aging and was president of the Northeast Georgia Boy Scout Council. He was a member of the Athletic Board of the University of Georgia and was a lifelong member of the Athens First United Methodist Church and Chairman of the Board of Trustees. He was honored with the U.S. Bronze Star and the French Croix de Gurerre Medal. He was a lifelong member of Athens First United Methodist Church.
Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Athens First United Methodist Church, with the Revs. Bill Britt, Grady Wigley and Milton Mills officiating. Burial will be in Oconee Hill Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter and a son-in-law, Helen Hudson and Milton Mills, Athens; a son and a daughter-in-law, Thomas Edward and Marcia Hudson, Forest Park; two brothers, John Howard Hudson, Milledgeville, and James Tidwell Hudson, San Bernardino, Calif.; three grandchildren, Sherri McGowan, Wes Hudson and Scott Hudson; and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Tim Cooper, David Clements, Horace Carter, Dr. Fred C. Davison, Wes Hudson and Scott Hudson. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Tuck Sunday school class of First United Methodist Church.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church Building Fund, the Northeast Georgia Boy Scouts, the Athens Rotary Foundation or to a charity of choice.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, is in charge of the arrangements.

Frank Miller MeltonElberton
Frank Miller Melton, 83, of 1885 Harpers Ferry Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Nickles, Fla., Mr. Melton was a son of the late Andrew and Corrie Hood Melton. He was a member of Ruckersville United Methodist Church and was a retired salesman for Sears with 32 years of service. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, was a member of the Lions Club for 28 years, and was a Light House for the Blind representative.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Berry Funeral Home, with the Revs. Stan Hamilton, Dan Fernandez and Jimmy Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Ruckersville United Methodist Church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Cleveland Melton; a daughter, Marilyn Heier, St. Petersburg, Fla.; a son, Larry Melton, Alton; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Blue Black, Howard Gailey, Jim Leslie, Sid Gailey, John Fernandez and Bobby Roberts.
Memorials may be made to Ruckersville United Methodist Church.

Eddie Lee Morgan
Jefferson
Eddie Lee Morgan, 82, of 1279 Ethridge Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Clarke County, Mr. Morgan was a son of the late Eddie Lee and Lucille Lavender Morgan Sr. He was retired from the federal government, was a member of Galilee Christian Church, and was a U.S. Air Force bombardier veteran of World War II. He was an avid tree farmer and gardener.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Galilee Christian Church, with the Rev. Tom Plank officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Wills Morgan; and a brother, Max W. Morgan, Athens.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Martin, Douglas Mize, William Strickland, Bryce Satterfield, Ronnie Wellborn, and Jerry Johnson.
Evans Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Mable Robinson
Athens
Mable Robinson, 86, of 291 Colima Ave., died Saturday, March 20, 1999.
A native of Oconee County, Ms. Robinson was a daughter of the late Lugenia and Emory Robinson.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Hill Chapel Baptist Church, with the Rev. William J. Harris officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Athens Memory Garden.
Survivors include three sisters, Agnes Payne, Athens, and Mendora Robinson and Mopsy Jackson, both of Atlanta; a brother, Emory Robinson Jr., Chicago, Ill.; nieces and nephews.
Hurley Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Ernest Scott
Toccoa
Ernest Scott, 51, of 6600 Fieldale Road, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
A native of Stephens County, Mr. Scott was a son of Emma Clark Scott of Toccoa and the late Dave Scott. He was employed by Gem Southeast for a number of years and was a member of Zebulon Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Acree-Davis Funeral Home, with the Rev. Ty Childers officiating. Burial will be in Zebulon Baptist Church cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife, Annette McCurry Scott; a daughter, Karen Stanford, Martin; a sister, Martha Barrett, Toccoa; and two brothers, Leon Scott and Ervin Scott, both of Toccoa.

Wilbert G. Vandiver
Athens
Wilbert Garrett Vandiver, 83, of 565 Vincent Drive, died Thursday, March 18, 1999.
A native of Hall County, Mr. Vandiver was a son of the late Garrett and Eula Irvin Vandiver. He was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Vandiver. He was retired from maintenance with the Clarke County Housing Authority, was a U.S. Army veteran and was a member of Antioch Christian Church. He worked with Akin Concrete for many years and resided in Athens most of his life.
Services were at 1 p.m. Saturday at Bernstein Funeral Home, with the Rev. Crist Camden officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Memorial Park.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Margaret and Greg Reszutek, Cumming, and Ruth and Danny Warwick, Athens; a son and daughter-in-law, Paul Douglas and Margie Vandiver, Morrow; two brothers, Otis Vandiver, Athens, and Hill Vandiver, Waycross; four grandchildren, Kelly Vandiver, Jeffery Vandiver, Allison Vandiver, and Stacy Lewis; and a great-grandson, Jeffery Lewis.
Pallbearers will be Greg Reszutek, Danny Warwick, Jeffery Vandiver, Bobby Lewis, Jimmy Christopher, and Leuie Lee Vandiver.

Samuel Brooks
Athens
Samuel Brooks, of 130 Oliver Circle, died Sunday, March 21, 1999.
Mack and Payne Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.


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