Miscellaneous Clarke County, Georgia Obituaries

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Jimmy Asbury
Washington
   Jimmy Lee Asbury, 76, of 502 Norman St. died Monday, Aug. 24, 1998.
   A native of Washington, Mr. Asbury was a son of the late Squire and Pearl Asbury. He was a World War II veteran and a member of Mount Pleasant Christian Methodist Episcopal Church.
   Services were Sunday at Mount Pleasant CME Church with the Rev. Christopher Andrews officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
   Survivors include a sister, Hattie B. Booker, Washington; and a brother, Jay D. Asbury, Raleigh, N.C.
   McLendon Memorial Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Berta B. Cleveland
Elberton
   Berta Brown Cleveland, 97, of 1507 Montevideo Road died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Hart County, Mrs. Cleveland was a daughter of the late Pearson C. and Ellen McDougald Brown. She was preceded in death by a son, Edgar "Jack" Cleveland. She was a homemaker and a member of Cokesbury United Methodist Church.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Strickland Funeral Home, Hartwell, with the Rev. Al Key officiating. Burial will be in Memorial Garden of Prayer.
   Survivors include two daughters, Edna Pruitt, Lavonia, and Pat Bradford, Elberton; a sister, Lena Baker, Tampa, Fla.; nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
   The family is at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Bradford, 1507 Montevideo Road.

Fred E. Cox Jr.
Winder
   Fred E. Cox Jr., 76, died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998.
   Mr. Cox was a son of the late Fred E. and Mary Missouri Cox. He was a veteran of World War II and worked at Rohr Aircraft and Russell Nursing Home in the maintenance department.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Smith Funeral Home with the Revs. Ray Fumea and Linwood Smith officiating. Burial will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens.
   Survivors include his wife, Mary Sue Cox; a daughter, Mary Ellen Thompson, Athens; two sisters, Margaret Mooney and Irene Morris, both of Winder; a brother, Reece Cox, Benson S.C.; and a grandchild.
   The family will receive friends at 3 pm. today at the funeral home.

John R. Dalton
Winder
   John R. Dalton, 46, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Barrow County, Mr. Dalton was a son of Bobby Joe and Etha Dalton, Winder. He was employed by the U.S. Postal Service and was a member of Winder First Baptist Church.
   Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. today at Bethabra Baptist Church with the Rev. Dr. Richard N. Veal officiating.
   Survivors, in addition to his parents, include his wife, Marsha Lyle Dalton, Winder; a daughter, Melissa Dalton, Winder; a son, Vince Dalton, Winder; two sisters, Nancy Luke, Bogart, and Rita Cole, Hartwell; and two brothers, Roger Dalton and Jimmy Dalton, both of Winder.
   Carter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Claude Madden
Elberton
   Joseph Claude Madden, 85, of 737 Bakers Ferry Road died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Oglethorpe County, Mr. Madden was a son of the late John Waco and Effie McKelley Madden. He was a retired farmer and dairyman, a member and inactive deacon of Fortsonia Baptist Church and a member of the Senior Men's Sunday School Class.
   Services will be at 4 p.m. today at Fortsonia Baptist Church with the Revs. Billy Meeks, Kevin Madden and Tim Adams officiating. Burial will be in Fortsonia Cemetery.
   Survivors include his wife, Jewell Mills Madden; two daughters, Ouida M. Saxon, Elberton, and Amy M. Segars, Dewy Rose; five sons, Bill Madden, Danielsville, Wayne Madden, Washington, George Frank Madden and Russell Madden, both of Elberton, and Byron Madden, Carrollton; four sisters, Corine Peppers, Elberton, and Sue Hancock, Hazel Erwin and Jean Manley, all of Winterville; five brothers, H.E. "Buck" Madden, John Albert Madden and Frank Madden, all of Elberton, Arthur Madden, Greensboro, and Paul Madden, Atlanta; 12 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
   Pallbearers will be Bill Madden Jr., Kent Saxon, Tim Saxon, Bryan Segars, Brent Maden and Steve Madden. Deacons of Fortsonia Baptist Church will serve as honorary pallbearers.
   The family is at the residence.
   Memorials may be made to Fortsonia Baptist Church.
   Hicks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

William Maness
Elberton
   William Eugene "Gene" Maness, 60, of 710 Elbert St. died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Hall County, Mr. Maness was a son of Ada Louise Hawkins Maness, Gainesville, and the late William Anderson Maness. He was a granite polisher and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, the Moose and Elks lodges and the Clan Gunn Society of North America. He was of the Baptist faith.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Berry Funeral Home with the Rev. John Woodson officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hills Memorial Park Cemetery.
   Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife, Gail Stone Maness; a son, Gregory Maness, Smyrna; a sister, Mary Nell Smith, Gainesville; and two brothers, Ray Maness, Dahlonega, and Wayne Maness, Gainesville.
   Pallbearers will be Douglas hall, Ronald Hall, Turner McGarity, Don Stoner and Jeff Evans.

Connie L. Payne
Gillsville
   Connie L. Payne, 81, of Henderson Road died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Atlanta, Mrs. Payne was a daughter of the late N.F. and Estelle Fincher Evans and widow of Jay Wilson and Robert Payne. She was self- employed in the poultry industry.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Silver Shoals Baptist Church with the Revs. Ralph Smith, Donald Tritt and Avery Bond officiating. Burial will be in Diamond Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.
   Survivors include three daughters, Cindy Craig, Homer, Ruby Nix, Gillsville, and Frances Wilson, Commerce; a sister, Bessie Moody, Oxford; two brothers, J.D. Evans, Denver, Colo., and John Henry Evans, Dawsonville; six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchildren.
   Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, is in charge of arrangements.

Gayzelle Payne
Arnoldsville
   Gayzelle Payne, 73, of 204 Lake Oglethorpe Drive died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Jackson County, Mrs. Payne was a daughter of the late Griff and Lena Saxon Smith. She was a homemaker and a member of Corinth Baptist Church.
   Services will be at 1 p.m. today at Corinth Baptist Church with the Revs. Richard McFall and Clifton Barrett officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
   Survivors include her husband, George Payne, Arnoldsville; two daughters, Tracy Rogers, Arnoldsville, and Brenda Gail Allen, Commerce; a sister, Wilma Hill, Commerce; four grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
   Pallbearers will be Paul Hill, Roger Hill, Ricky Waters, Steve Melton, Tommy Melton and Remington Bowling. Honorary pallbearers will be Willing Workers of Corinth Baptist Church Sunday School Class.
   Lord & Stephens Oglethorpe Chapel, Crawford, is in charge of arrangements.

Mozell Phelps
Bishop
   Mozell Phelps, 98, of 1791 Avondale road died Friday, Oct. 2, 1998.
   A native of Oconee County, Mrs. Phelps was a daughter of the late Frances and Henry Phelps.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Zion Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry David officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
   Survivors include a brother, Henry Phelps, Bishop; and nieces and nephews.
   Hurley Funeral Home, Athens, is in charge of arrangements.

Jimmy Sauls
Winder
   Jimmy Sauls, 62, died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   Mr. Sauls was a son of Mary Sue Sauls, Winder, and the late Robert L. Sauls. He was a member and deacon of Union Baptist Church and worked for 12 years for Barrow County.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. today at Union Baptist Church with the Rev. Rusty Newman officiating. Burial will be in Barrow Memorial Gardens.
   Survivors, in addition to his mother, include his wife, Marie S. Sauls; a daughter, Amy Page, Winder; a son, Russ Sauls, Winder; two sisters, Reba Elrod and Nancy Barnes, both of Winder; two brothers, Bobby Sauls, Dahlonega, and Kenneth Sauls, Winder; and five grandchildren.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Union Baptist Church T.V. Ministries, P.O. Box 1660, Winder, Ga. 30680.
   Smith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Ella Vandiver
Carnesville
   Ella Elizabeth James Vandiver, 85, of 405 Vandiver Road, Red Hill Community, died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998.
   A native of Franklin County, Mrs. Vandiver was a daughter of the late Edward and Martha Elizabeth Smith James and widow of Edward W. Vandiver. She was preceded in death by a son, Steve Vandiver. She was a homemaker and a member of Broad River Baptist Church.
   Services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Broad River Baptist Church with the Revs. Ernest Ivester and Eddie Burnette officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
   Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy Boutwell, Hull, and Patsy Knotts, Phenix City, Ala.; two sons, Kenneth Vandiver and James Vandiver, both of Carnesville; a sister, Cora Lee Ivester, Toccoa; 10 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
   Pallbearers will be Jeremy Vandiver, Steven Boutwell, Jamie Vandiver, Matthew Vandiver, Allen Vandiver and David Wiley.
   The family is at the residence and will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today at Ginn Funeral Home.

Jane P. Walker
Athens
   Jane P. Walker, 50, of 271 Paris St. died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Clarke County, Mrs. Walker was a daughter of the late Robert Walker and Viola Campbell Walker.
   Services will be at noon Wednesday at Beech Haven Baptist Church with the Rev. Archie Slaton officiating. The body will be placed in the church at 11 a.m. Burial will be in East Lawn Cemetery.
   Survivors include a daughter, Natasha McCrary, Athens; a sister, Lovie Walker, Athens; four brothers, Robert Walker, Bishop, and James Walker, John Walker and Lewis Walker, all of Athens; three grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
   The family is at the residence.
   Jackson-McWhorter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mildred 'Mittie' Warren
Danielsville
   Mildred Jane Chapman, 65, of U.S. Highway 29 North died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Clarke County, Mrs. Chapman was a daughter of the late Clayborn Frederick and Beulah Jane Alewine Chapman and was the widow of Johnny Joe Warren. She was owner and operator of All American Flea Market for many years and was of the Baptist faith.
   Services will be at 3 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, Madison Chapel, with the Rev. Dennis Kesler officiating. Burial will be in Moons Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
   Survivors include two sisters, Betty Moore, Winder, and Florence Hattaway, Danielsville; and nieces and nephews.
   Pallbearers will be Neil Miller, Butch Moore, Jason Hattaway, Eric Hattaway, Scott Coile and Mark Hardy.

Chrissy Y. Wilbanks
Clarkesville
   Chrissy Y. Wilbanks, 21, of Weeping Willow Drive died Sunday, Oct. 4, 1998.
   A native of Stephens County, Mrs. Wilbanks was a daughter of Debbie Sutton, Clarkesville, and Michael Chitwood, Lula. She was a member of Providence Baptist Church and attended Baldwin Church of God.
   Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Whitfield Funeral Home, Baldwin, with the Revs. Connor Lambert and Ernest Hunter officiating. Burial will be in Providence Baptist Church Cemetery, Batesville.
   Survivors, in addition to her parents, include her husband, Toby Wilbanks; two sons, R.J. Wilbanks and Dylan Wilbanks, both of Clarkesville; a sister, Deborah Rene Ramey, Mount Airy; two brothers, John Brandon Sutton, Clarkesville, and Michael Brett Chitwood, Lula; and her grandfather, Raymond Mauldin, Cornelia.
   The family will receive friends 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Robert Burch
Lithonia
   Robert Edward Burch, 51, of 5270 Cedar Rock Drive died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998.
   Mack's Funeral Home, Hartwell, will announce arrangements.

Lois Hanson
Athens
   Lois Hanson, 75, died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998.
   The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today at Bridges Funeral Home, which will announce arrangements.

Helen Mitchell
Toccoa
   Helen Huffman Mitchell, 76, of Rock Creek Road died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998.
   Acree-Davis Funeral Home will announce arrangements.

Reece Spencer
Athens
   William Reece Spencer, 59, of 130 Riverbottom Circle died Monday, Oct. 5, 1998.
   The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. today at Lord & Stephens Funeral Home, East, which will announce arrangements.


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