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Esther Ruth Butler
Colbert
Esther Ruth Butler, 78, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
A native of Delhi, Calif., Mrs. Butler was a daughter of the late John Andrew and Parlena Stevens, and was the widow of William Randall Butler. She was a longtime resident of Madison County and was a homemaker.
Services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Brown's Funeral Home, Danielsville, with the Rev. Don Fuller officiating. Burial will be at Colbert Cemetery, Madison County.
Survivors include four daughters, Emma Terrell, Colbert, Penny Jackson, Augusta, Nancy Pierce, Macon, and Brenda Pearl Howard, Bogart; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home following the service.

Bill Henry Hulet Jr.
Greensboro
Bill Henry Hulet Jr., 37, of 701 S. West St., died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
A native of Erie, Pa., Mr. Hulet was a son of Bill Henry Hulet Sr., Decatur, and the late Sarah Bond Hulet. He lived in Greensboro for five years. He was a member of Lakeside Baptist Church, Greensboro, and graduated from Shamrock High School, Decatur. He was an equipment operator for the motion picture industry and was a member of the Stunt Actors Guild.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Lakeside Baptist Church, with the Rev. Stan Patterson officiating. Burial will be in the Greensboro City Cemetery.
Survivors, in addition to his father, include his wife, Rebecca Lynn Sharp-Hulet, and a son, Kegan Hulet, Greensboro.
Pallbearers will be Chuck Kasprzak, J.L. Parker, Hugh Trammel, Chris Benedict, Rob Hevis, and Chuck Graydon.
The family is at the residence where they will receive friends.
McCommons Funeral Home, Greensboro, is in charge of the arrangements.

Arletta Hunter
Commerce
Arletta Hunter, 75, of 1406 Hardman Orchard Road, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
Mrs. Hunter was a daughter of the late Ed and Mae Belle Cotton Brock, and was the widow of Moody Hunter.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. today at Ridgeway Baptist Church, Commerce, with the Revs. Bill Manus, Swayne Carlan, and Johnny Stowe officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include six daughters, Faye Bonner, Polly Crane, Patsy Minnish, and Bonnie Parr, all of Maysville, Becky Cartledge, Ila, and Shirley Whitlock, Commerce; three sons, David Hunter, Eddie Hunter, and Major Hunter, all of Maysville; four sisters, Dorothy Ballanger, Commerce, Lutrelle Parr, Ruby Roberts, and Helen Wiley, all of Maysville; two brothers, Calvin Brock and Winfred Brock, both of Maysville; 18 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of the arrangements.

Thomas McLanahan
Mount Vernon, Ill.
Thomas W. McLanahan,81, formerly of Elberton, died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Elberton, Mr. McLanahan was a son of the late Asbury Long and Annie Lou Nash McLanahan, and was the widower of his first wife, Amy Rose Bassimer McLanahan. He was a granite engraver for Phillips Monument Company in Sesser, Ill., was a veteran of World War II, and was of the Protestant faith. He was a member of Mount Vernon Moose Lodge 755, Mount Vernon Elks Lodge, Mount Vernon American Legion Post 141, and Mount Vernon VFW Post 1376.
Services were held Sunday, May 30, 1999, at the Johnston Funeral Home, Mount Vernon, Ill., with the Revs. Everett Lemay and J.R. Janese officiating. Burial, with Military Rites, was in Kirk Cemetery, Ina, Ill., conducted by Mount Vernon American Legion Post 141.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Fitzgerrell Witter McLanahan; a son, Thomas W. McLanahan Jr., Mount Vernon, Ill.; two stepdaughters, Judy Parr, Mount Vernon, Ill., and Nancy Miles, Evansville, Ind.; a brother, Ralph McLanahan, Elberton; a grandson; and a great-grandson.
Announcement courtesy of Hicks Funeral Home, Elberton.

Margaret J. Regenstein
Highlands, N.C.
Mrs. Margaret Jennings Regenstein, 93, died May 29, 1999, at Highlands-Cashiers Hospital, Highlands, N.C. She was a resident of Atlanta, with her summer residence in Highlands, N.C., since 1980.
A memorial graveside service will be held Tuesday, June 1, 1999, at 2:00 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park.
Mrs. Regenstein was born February 19, 1906, in Athens, Ga., to Walter Randolph and Alma Todd Jennings. She graduated from Athens High School, attended State Normal School for Teachers and the University of Georgia. She was a captain of Women's Motor Corp of AWVS during World War II. She was an avid bridge player with many trophies, a lifetime member of Atlanta Woman's Club, Civitan Club Auxiliary, Tallulah Falls and Rabun Gap Nacoochee Guild, a charter member of Franklin Bush Chapter of Women's Cancer Association of the University of Miami, a past member of Highlands Country Club, the Country Club of Coral Gables, Fla., and Coral Gables Biltmore Club.
Mrs. Regenstein is survived by her daughter, Barbara Anderson of Atlanta and Highlands; two step-grandchildren, Barbara Ann Regenstein and Susan McMillan, both of Atlanta.
Donations may be made in her memory to First Baptist Church of Athens.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West, is in charge of arrangements.

Flora Pass Veal
Anderson, S.C.
Flora Pass Veal, 93, formerly of Vesta, died Sunday, May 30, 1999.
Mrs. Veal was a daughter of the late Willie Oscar and Ossie Burt Pass, and was the widow of the late Rev. Wilson Gilbert Veal. She was a teacher, a homemaker, and a member of the Vesta Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Vesta Baptist Church, Vesta, with the Revs. Russell Bruce and Johnny McKinney officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 2:00 p.m. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Survivors include two daughters, Mary Ella Saunders, Portal, and Betty Jo Pryor, Anderson, S.C.; a son, Waylan Veal, Rossville; and a granddaughter.
Pallbearers will be the deacons of the Vesta Baptist Church.
The family is at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Pryor, 109 Partridge Lane, Anderson, S.C., and will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today at Berry Funeral Home, Elberton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Vesta Baptist Church.

Ann Willett
Athens
Ann Willett, 76, of 1291 Cedar Shoals Dr., died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
Arrangements will be announced by Lord & Stephens, East.

Edward `Peter' Gary
Athens
Edward Sternell "Peter" Gary, 28, of 135 Burkland Drive, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
Services will be at 1 p.m. today in the Willis Chapel of Mack and Payne Funeral Home, with the Rev. Dwight Sims officiating. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery.
He is survived by his parents, Sarah and Edward Gary of Athens; grandmother, Lottie Mae Cooper; daughter, Marie Gary; son, Peter Gary; three sisters, Gail Burgess and Clara Gary, both of Athens, and Virgil Gary of College Park; brother, Telfred Gary of Athens; special friend, Carlos Long; nieces and nephews.

Ulysses Henson
Athens
Ulysses Henson, 95, of 200 Mission Drive, died Thursday, May 27, 1999. He was a native of Wilkes County and the son of the late Andrew and Georgia Wilborn Henson. He was a member of Ila Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday at the Little Valley Baptist Church in Center, with the Rev. L.T. Crawford officiating. Interment will follow in East Lawn Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife, Jimmie L. Henson of Athens; a son, Rollie Hanson of Atlanta; a daughter, Doris Payne of Union Point; a brother, Robert Henderson of Athens; a sister, Julia Henson of Athens; six grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home tonight from 7 to 8 p.m.

Etta Lee Loggins
Mount Airy
Etta Lee Loggins, 90, died Sunday, May 30, 1999.
A native of Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late Henry Oscar and Laura Grant House. She was preceded in death by her husband William "Bill" Fulton Loggins and her brother Albert House. She was a member of Good News Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Good News Baptist Church, with the Revs. Austin Kelly, Neil King and Gene Batson officiating. Burial will be in the New Hope Baptist Church cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Willie Loudermilk of Cornelia; a stepdaughter, Lurie Garrett of Gainesville; sons Joseph Loggins, John E. Loggins, James H. Loggins and David Glenn Loggins, all of Mount Airy; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, several stepgrandchildren and several step-great-grandchildren.
The family is at the residence of James H. Loggins, 3923 Dicks Hill Parkway, Mount Airy. McGahee-Griffin Funeral Home of Cornelia is in charge of arrangements.

Elliott Moorer
Lavonia
Elliott Moorer, 79, of 70 Hicks Circle, died Saturday, may 29, 1999.
A native of Orangeburg, S.C., he was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Bill Moorer.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Maple Springs Baptist Church in Dewy Rose, with the Revs. Alvin Scott and Darnell Moorer officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Survivors include daughters May C. Moorer of Lavonia and Margaret Moorer of Orangeburg; sons Robert Donaldson of Orangeburg, Terry Lee Moorer of Lavonia and Elliott Moorer, William Moorer, Olan Moorer, Rev. Darnell Moorer, Bernard Moorer and Allen Moorer, all of Atlanta; a brother, Hazen Moorer of New York; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Moss-Stovall Funeral Home of Toccoa is in charge of arrangements.

Tina Hood Murray
Commerce
Tina Hood Murray, 85, of 77 Hospital Road, died Sunday, May 30, 1999.
A native of Jackson County, she was the daughter of the late Wilburn C. Hood and Mattie L. Highland Hood. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Dorothy Parker, and her husband, Bennett C. Murray. She was a homemaker and a member of the Harmony Christian Church of Maysville Road.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today in the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home in Commerce, with the Rev. Jerry Payne officiating. Burial will be in the Harmony Christian Church cemetery.
She is survived by a brother, W.C. Hood of Florida; a sister, Ruby Huff of Crawford; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Harmony Christian Church.

Hershel Satterfield
Commerce
Hershel Satterfield, 86, of 147 South Victoria St., died Monday, May 31, 1999.
A native of White County, Ga., he was the son of the late Octavie Dunnigan Satterfield and Jim Satterfield. Retired from Chicopee Mills, he was a member of the First Baptist Church of Commerce. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mae Bell Thomas Satterfield.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the chapel of Little-Ward Funeral Home in Commerce, with the Rev. Don Paulson officiating. Burial will be in Jackson Memorial Gardens, Commerce.
He is survived by daughters, Shirley Huskins of Smyrna and Ann Nicholson of Dalton; and brothers Carl Satterfield of Tucson and Guy Satterfield of Travelers Rest, S.C.

Polly Strickland
Royston
Polly Adams Strickland, 81, of 716 Lee St., Royston, died Sunday, May 30, 1999.
Born in Hart County, she was the daughter of the late Oscar L. and Susie Starr Adams. She was for many years a Baptist Sunday school teacher. She was the manager of the Royston Elementary School lunchroom for 27 years. She and her late husband, Martin Strickland, worked with the Cub Scout and church youth for many years. An active volunteer, she was one of the first drivers for Meals on Wheels, helped organize the Red Cross Grey Ladies Volunteers, began the local chapter of Overeaters Anonymous and began a hobby club which met in the Royston Elementary School lunchroom.
Services will be at 3 p.m. today at the Pruitte Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Dr. Danny Barton and the Rev. Timothy Sangster officiating. Burial will follow in the Starr family cemetery. The body is at the funeral home, where the family will receive visitors from 1:30 to 3 p.m. today.
Survivors include three sons; David Luther Strickland of Tucker, Hubert Adams Strickland of Blakely and William "Bill" Max Strickland of Cornelia; a sister, Sue Thackston of Greenville, S.C.; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Royston Baptist Church Building Fund.

Allen Turpen
Riverdale
Allen Turpen, 56, formerly of Athens, died Sunday, May 30, 1999.
A singer and entertainer, he was also know as Al Hartley.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Tara Garden Chapel in Jonesboro, with the Rev. Hinton Harris officiating. Graveside services will follow at 2 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park in Athens, with the Rev. Barney Johns officiating.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria Turpen of Riverdale; daughters, Debbie Barfield of Griffin and Rebekah Moreland of McDonough; a son, Allen Renny Turpen of Moultrie; sisters, Linda LaFond of Jacksonville, Fla., and Linda Cook of Jacksonville Beach, Fla.; brothers, Richard Turpen of Jacksonville, Fla., and Tony Turpen of Jonesboro; and six grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
The family will receive visitors from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Ann Willett
Athens
Ann Mallinson Willet, 76, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
A native of New Jersey, she was a daughter of the late Norman and Claire Marie Painter Mallinson and the widow of the late Francis Willet. A resident of Athens since 1956, she held bachelor of science and a master's degree in home economics from the University of Georgia, where she was a professor of home economics for 25 years.
She was a past officer of the Retired Teachers Association, a member of the Jeanette Rankin Scholarship Foundation and a member of Phi Upsilon Omicron and Phi Kappa Phi. Mrs. Willet was past Regent of the Elijah Clark Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and was instrumental in establishing hospice care in Athens. She was a member of The University of Georgia Catholic Center.
A funeral mass will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Lord and Stephens East chapel, with the Rev. Jack McDowell officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathryn W. Gnall of Aurora, Colo.; a son, David A. Willett of Scottsdale, Ariz.; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of Knights of Columbus and Chester Sosebee.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the Daughters of the American Revolution, St. Mary's Hospice or the University of Georgia Catholic Center.

Arlisha Lafronda Smith
Athens
Arlisha Lafronda Smith, 26, of 236 Parkview Homes Extension, died Monday, May 31, 1999. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Mack and Payne Funeral Home.

Jerolene Kenney-Bailey
Cleveland, Ohio
Jerolene Kenney-Bailey, 90, formerly of Athens, died Wednesday, May 19, 1999.
Mrs. Kenney-Bailey was a government inspector.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. Charlie Maddox and Wilson Lattimore officiating. The body will be placed in the church at noon. Burial will be in the Kenney Family Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Lollie Bailey Nilsson, Stockholm, Sweden; an adopted daughter, Karen Bailey Robinson, Tennessee; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Nelson Powers, Albert Whitehead, Mack Kenney Sr., Robert Lee Daniel, Tyrone Barnett and Leslie Turner.
The family is at the residence of Lizzie Swanson, 210 Swanson Drive, Athens.
Mack & Payne Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Lawrence Edwin Barnett
Bogart
Lawrence Edwin Barnett, 80, of 510 Fowler Mill Road, died May 28, 1999.
A native of Oglethorpe County, he was a son of the late Arthur Bolten and Eula Mae Hancock Barnett, and the widower of Lorene Wages Barnett. He had lived in this area most of his life and was a veteran of the United States Army, having served in World War II.
Graveside services were Sunday, May 30, 1999, at 2 p.m. at Evergreen Memorial Park. Rev. Albert Askew officiated.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Randall and Sheila Barnett of Bogart; sister, Ann Claxton of Tolberton, GA; grandson, Jason Barnett; several nieces and nephews.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West, had charge of the arrangements.

Mary Kathryn Levy
Athens
Mary Kathryn Wimbush Levy of 245 Rock Springs Homes died Friday, May 28, 1999.
A native of Madison County, Mrs. Levy was a daughter of the late Calvin and Nonie B. Carruth.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Winfrey's Mutual Funeral Home with the Rev. Bob Bradford officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Cathy Daniel Gaines, Lexington; a son, Addison David Wimbush III, Athens; three grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.

Lucille M. Murray
Bogart
Lucille Marie Murray, 53, died Monday, May 31, 1999.
A native of Auburn, N.Y., Mrs. Murray was a daughter of the late James and Josephine Kulakowski. She graduated with an A.A.S. degree from Auburn Community College, then received a B.S. in education from State University of New York at Oswego. Following positions as an elementary school teacher in both Auburn and Rochester, N.Y., she served as the archivist for the Seattle, Wash. public school district. She obtained a master's in information studies from Syracuse University, and subsequently worked as an adult reference librarian at the public library in Corvallis, Ore. prior to moving to Athens.
Services will be private.
Survivors include her husband, Thomas Murray; and a son, Jesse Murray, Athens.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Hollings Cancer Center, P.O. Box 250955, Charleston, S.C. 29425.
Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, West, is in charge of the arrangements.

John H. Sanders
Hollingsworth
John H. Sanders, 81, of U.S. Highway 441 North died Monday, May 31, 1999.
A native of Banks County, Mr. Sanders was a son of the late Horace T. and Norbia Cash Sanders and was the widower of Geraldine Anderson Sanders. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of World War II and was retired from Ames Textile as a bookkeeper after 24 years of service. He was a member of Harmony Baptist Church.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Whitfield Funeral Home, Baldwin, with the Revs. Gene Todd and Lanny Richardson officiating. Burial will be in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Robbie Bailey officiating.
Survivors include a son, Dudley Sanders, Demorest; two sisters, Carrie Moss, Alto, and Hazel Sanders, Baldwin; a brother, Jack Sanders, Baldwin; and two grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Harmony Baptist Church, 5223 U.S. Highway 441 North, Baldwin, GA 30511.

Hershel Satterfield
Commerce
Hershel Satterfield, 86, of 147 S. Victoria St. died Monday, May 31, 1999.
A native of White County, Mr. Satterfield was a son of the late Octavie Dunnigan Satterfield and Jim Satterfield. He was retired from Chicopee Mills and was a member of First Baptist Church, Commerce.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Little-Ward Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Paulson officiating. Burial will be in Jackson Memorial Gardens.
Survivors include his wife, Mae Bell Thomas Satterfield; two daughters, Shirley Huskins, Smyrna and Ann Nicholson, Dalton; and two brothers, Carl Satterfield, Tucson, Ariz., and Guy Satterfield, Travelers Rest, S.C.

Ann Willett
Athens
Ann Mallinson Willett, 76, died Saturday, May 29, 1999.
A native of New Jersey, Mrs. Willett was a daughter of the late Norman and Claire Marie Painter Mallinson and was the widow of Francis Willett. A resident of Athens since 1956, she held a bachelor of science and a master's degree in home economics from the University of Georgia, where she was a professor of home economics for 25 years. She was a past officer of the Retired Teachers' Association and was a member of the Jeanette Rankin Scholarship Foundation, Phi Upsilon Omicron and Phi Kappa Phi. She was past regent of the Elijah Clarke chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution and was instrumental in establishing hospice care in Athens. She was a member of The University of Georgia Catholic Center.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today at the Lord and Stephens Funeral Home, East, with the Rev. Jack McDowell officiating.
Survivors include a daughter, Kathryn W. Gnall, Aurora, Colo.; a son, David A. Willett, Scottsdale, Ariz.; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers will be members of Knights of Columbus and Chester Sosebee.
Memorials may be made to the Daughters of the American Revolution, St. Mary's Hospice or the University of Georgia Catholic Center.

Jannie Porter
Greensboro
Jannie Porter, 49, of 2811 Geer Road died Monday, May 31, 1999.
Norrington Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Ivery Smith
Athens
Ivery "Wall Street" Smith of 830 Waddell St. died Monday, May 31, 1999.
Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.


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