SATTERFIELD, CHARLIE LEE
Mr. Charlie Lee Satterfield, age 65 of Forsyth County passed away June 17, 2003 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was employed with Westvaco, for 21 years. He was a member of Freedom Gospel Ministries. Survivors include: Wife of 46 Years: Clara Freeman Satterfield, Cumming; Children: Randy and Diana Satterfield, Norcross; James and Anna Satterfield, Cumming; Grandchildren: Michael Benedict; Kymberly Satterfield, Both of Acworth; Shane Satterfield; Chayse Satterfield, both of Norcross; Brothers and Sister in law: Bobby and Ann Satterfield, Brookhaven; Larry Satterfield, Pitts; Harris Satterfield, Cordele; Sisters and Brother in law: Claudette and Horace Braden; Diane Layfield, all of Rochelle; Several Brothers in law, Sisters in law, Nieces, Nephews and co-workers at Westvaco also survive. Funeral Services will be held Saturday 2PM June 21, 2003 at Ingram Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Glendon Williams and Rev. Brent Weaver, Officiating. Interment Sawnee View Memorial Gardens. Ingram Funeral Home, Cumming 770-887-2389.
Mr. Ralph “Pete” Evans age 90 of Hoschton, Georgia passed away on Thursday. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, Georgia 706-367-5467.
BECKMAN, JEFFREY SCOTT
Jeffrey Scott Beckman, age 14 of Lawrenceville, GA died June 19, 2003. He is survived by: Mother and Step Father: Jennifer and John Shirley of Lawrenceville; Father: Andy Beckman of Doraville; Sister: Christina Shirley of Lawrenceville; Grandparents: Judy Bullock of Cumming; William Terry and Linda Ross of Doraville; Lee and Ronnie Beckman of Doraville; Aunts and Uncles: Kate Beckman; Ken and Jen Ross; Adam Bullock; James and Deborah Beckman. Jeffrey was a graduate of Sweetwater Middle School. Funeral services will be held Sunday, June 22 at 4pm at Wages Snellville Chapel with Rev. Joe Ford officiating. The family will receive friends Saturday from 4 until 6pm at the funeral home. Those desiring may make donations to the Make A Wish Foundation, 1230 Johnson Ferry Road, Suite E30, Marietta, GA 30068, in memory of Jeffrey Scott Beckman. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.
Cassie Atkinson, age 84 of Loganville, died Friday, June 20, 2003. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville 770-466-1544.
MITCHELL, HERBERT LEE
Mr. Herbert Lee Mitchell, age 74 of Snellville, GA died June 19, 2003. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel, 770-979-3200.
DAY, WILLIE MAE
Mrs. Willie Mae Day, age 80 of Winder died June 20, 2003. Funeral Arrangements will be announced by Carter Funeral Home, Winder 770-867-1361.
THORNTON, MILDRED HARDY
Mrs. Mildred Hardy Thornton, age 82 of Winder, died June 19, 2003. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, Winder 770-867-4553.
CARTER, MARY M.
Mrs. Mary M. Carter, age 73, of Auburn, Georgia, died November 18, 2003 following an extended illness. Carter Funeral Home of Winder, Georgia is in charge of arrangements. (770)867-1361
Mrs. Mary Tanner, age 85 of Auburn, GA passed away on November 18, 2003. Arrangements announced later by Carter Funeral Home of Winder 770-867-1361.
PORTER, LEWIS T.
Lewis T. Porter, age 80 of Buford, passed away on Monday, November 17, 2003. Mr. Porter was born in Franklin County, was a member of West Buford Baptist Church, was a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II and was a retired receiving clerk with Sears. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Imogene Porter, Buford; sons, Ron Porter, Lilburn, Lanny Porter, Bethlehem; 3 grandchildren, Dewayne Porter, Sugar Hill, Beth Porter, Gillsville, Nathan Brown, Bethlehem; great granddaughter, Ansley Brown; sisters, Lessie Teems, Cumming, Thelma Thrasher, Lonia Roberts, both of Buford; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 20, 2003 at 2:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Tapp Funeral Home. Rev. Arthur Southerland, Rev. Richard Watts, and Rev. Chris Fowler will officiate and burial will follow in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens. The Porter family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 12:00 noon until 9:00 p.m. Tapp Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford
Mr. Fred Wilburn, age 68, of Dacula, Georgia died Saturday, November 15, 2003 at Gwinnett Medical Center. The family will receive friends at the residence. Services are scheduled for 3:00 PM Thursday, November 20, 2003 in Warbington Mortuary Chapel. The body will lie in state at Warbington prior to the service. Burial will be in Mt. Zion U.M.C. Cemetery. Funeral home of Warbington Mortuary. (770)963-3685.
HOLLAND, JULIE ALLENE
Memorial services for Mrs. Julie Allene Holland, 94, will be held at 11 A.M., Saturday, November 22, 2003, in the Riverside Avenue Christian Church with Dr. Richard J. Hull officiating. Born July 25, 1909 in Suwanee, Georgia, Mrs. Holland died Monday, November 17, 2003 in Jacksonville. She was retired as Administrative Assistant with the Decatur, Georgia, City Schools. Mrs. Holland was a member of Southside Baptist Church and a former member of First Baptist, Baptist Church in Decatur, GA and Sheridan Hills Baptist Church in Hollywood, FL. Survivors include her daughter, Mrs. Jo Holland Alexander of Jacksonville; her son, Willis A. Holland of Tallahassee, FL; a sister, Mrs. Joyce Green Sims of Lawrenceville, GA; two brothers: Nat Green of Jacksonville, and A.T. Green of Winder, GA; 7 grandchildren; and 10 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Lottie Moon Christmas offering, care of First Baptist Church, Lawrenceville, GA. George H. Hewell & Son Funeral Homes, Jacksonville, FL 904-737-4855 and Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc. 770-963-2411 in charge of local arrangements.
MAY, AMY MICHELE
Amy Michele May, age 23 of Lawrenceville, GA., passed away on Sunday, November 16, 2003. She is survived by her: Parents: Terry and Susan May; Son: Aaron Nathaniel May all of Lawrenceville, GA; Brother and Sister in law: Terry and Mary May and their son Lee May of Loganville, GA; Brother: Jason May of Lawrenceville, GA; Grandmother: Lois May of Coyner Springs, VA; Aunts and Uncles: Linda and Gary Dennis; Clara and Barry Chewning; B.J. Grogg; Ricky and Heidi Bryant; Carolyn and Cary Webster; Brenda and Wayne Lovelace; Tim May; and Several Cousins. A funeral service will be at 12noon on Thursday, November 20, 2003 at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel. Interment will follow in the Gwinnett Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 10:00 A.M. until 9:00 P.M. at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway, Lawrenceville 770-277-4550.
FLURY, JOSEPH A.
Joseph A. Flury, age 86, of Lilburn, died November 17, 2003. Arrangements handled by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, Norcross. (770)448-5757.
Patricia M. Hammons, age 69, of Loganville, Ga., died Monday, November 17, 2003. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, November 20, 2003 at 10:00 AM in the Snellville Chapel of the Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Rev. Ron Cole will officiate. Burial will be in the Corinth Memorial Gardens, Loganville. Mrs. Hammons was a Navy veteran and member of First Methodist Church of Sheboygan, WI. She is survived by: Husband: John Hammons, Loganville; Children: Michael & Gayle Hammons of Monroe, Donald & Kim Hammons of Searcy, AR, Richard Hammons of Loganville, and Debra & Mike Scafidi of Loganville; Grandchildren: Lindsey & Stephen Hammons of Monroe, Cody, Jaime, and Casey Hammons of Searcy, AR, and Elizabeth Hammons of St. Cloud, FL; Several Nieces & Nephews. Family will receive friends Wednesday, November 19 from 6:00 until 8:00 PM. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 2246 Wisteria Drive, Snellville, GA 30078. (770)979-5010.
Mr. Norman T. Bowling, of Winder, GA passed away November 18, 2003. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Flanigan Funeral Home of Buford, GA. (770)932-1133.
HARTWELL--Dora Bell Hubbard Cothran, age 89, of 261 Fairview W., died Thursday, Mar. 1, 2001 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Athens.
She was born Feb. 17, 1912 in Franklin County to the late Ed Hubbard and Minnie Myers Hubbard. She was the widow of Roy Frank Cothran. Mrs. Cothran was a homemaker and a member of Clarkes Creek Baptist Church, Martin.
Surviving are: one daughter, Jean Carson, Lavonia; one sister, Amilee Walters, Elberton.
Funeral service were held at 7 p.m. Friday night, March 2, 2001 at the Hamby Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Truitt Brawner officiated.
Milton Ferguson Jr.
EASLEY, S.C.--Milton Ponder Ferguson Jr., age 76 of 105 Nancy Drive, husband of Mrs. Sybil Ellison Ferguson, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2001 at Riverside Nursing Center.
Mr. Ferguson was born in Pickens County, S.C. to the late Milton Ponder, Sr. and Marie McCoy Ferguson. Mr. Ferguson was retired from Fluor Daniel and was a member of Brushy Creek Baptist Church.
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons: Rev. Dr. Doug Ferguson, Lavonia, Gary Ferguson, Easley, S.C.; two daughters: Linda Moody, Calhoun Falls, S.C., Judy Crowe, Easley, S.C.; three sisters: Doris Mason and Patsy Pepper, both of Six Mile, S.C., Diane Powell. Easley, S.C.; two brothers: Joe Earl Ferguson, Florida, Gene Ferguson, Greenville, S.C.; eleven grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.
Graveside services were conducted at noon on Thursday, March 1, 2001, at Hillcrest Memorial Park and Garden, Pickens, S.C. by the Rev. Dr. Doug Ferguson.
Leccie D. Lewis
CANON—Leccie Dove Lewis, 82, of 80 Lewis Street, died Sunday, Feb. 25, 2001 at the Athens Regional Medical Caenter in Athens.
A native of Franklin County, she was born July 13, 1918 to the late Ben and Daisy Outz Dove. She worked in the textile industry for many years and was a homemaker. She was a member of the Goldmine Church of God.
Survivors include her husband, Verner Otis Lewis of Canon; a daughter, Revonda Lynn Pearson of Royston; a sister, Bennie Bell of Anderson, S.C.; and two grandchildren Jessica Pearson and Colin Pearson both of Royston.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Judy Laverne Lewis, one sister, Jimmie Hammond and a brother, Charlie Dove.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2001 at the Chapel of the Pruitt Funeral Home with the Rev. Leon Suttles and the Rev. Johnny Stowe officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Olivet Church of God cemetery in Hartwell.
Winfred (Wink) Brown
ROYSTON—Winfred Howell (Wink) Brown, 71, of 1353 Bowersville Street, died Friday, Feb. 23, 2001 at Cobb Memorial Hospital.
A native of Anderson County, S.C. he was born May 3, 1929 to the late Theo and Maude Belle Brown. He was raised in his grandparent’s home, the late E.M. and Ella Craft Howell. He was co-owner of King’s Place and Charlene’s Personal Care Home. He was a very special step-father to his five step-children and was of the Holiness faith.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Elizabeth Thomas Brown of Royston; stepsons, Chris Ayers of Carnesville, David Ayers of Royston and Jason and Jonathan Ayers of Lavonia; a stepdaughter, Dawn Ray of Bowman; a sister, Ella Mae Newton of Anderson, S.C.; brother, Harrison Brown of Bowersville; and 11 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Sudie Hall.
Funeral services were held Sunday, Feb. 25, 2001 at the Chapel of the Pruitt Funeral Home with the Revs. Ben Lumley and Harry Brown officiating. Burial was in the Rose Hill Cemetery.
CANON-- Charles “Chuck” Edwin Maxwell, age 64, of 1055 Unawatti Rd., Canon, died Thursday, Feb. 15, 2001, at the Veteran’s Hospital in Decatur, Ga, following an extended illness.
He was born on Mar. 9, 1936, to the late J.D. and Zettie Gibson Maxwell in Franklin County. He was the widower of the late Mrs. Betty Lou Haifly Maxwell. Mr. Maxwell was preceded in death by a son, Mr. Phillip Maxwell.
He was a member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, Lavonia. He was retired from the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local # 430 after 40 years of loyal and dedicated service. He was also a Korean Conflict veteran having served in the U.S. Army.
Survivors include two daughters: Mrs. Lee (Cindy) Harris, Canon, Mrs. Alan (Mona) Fetta, Snellville; one son, Mr. Wayne Maxwell, Canon; one step-son, Mr. Rick Lea, Port St. Lucie, Fla.; one sister, Mrs. Virginia Wollmann, Canon; and brother, Mr. Howard Maxwell, Royston; five grandchildren, Mrs. Christy Fleeman, Ms. Beth Harris, Ms. Amy Maxwell, Ms. Nicole Fetta, Mr. Jason Lea; and two great grandchildren, Mr. Cody Fleeman and Ms. Brittany Harris.
Services and entombment were Saturday, Feb. 17, 2001 at 3:00 p.m. from the Oak Lawn Memorial Garden, Hwy 81, Anderson, S.C. with the Rev. John Forbes officiating.
GREENVILLE. S.C.--Peggy Ann James Toney, 54, of 34 Douglas Drive, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2001.
Born in Royston, she was a daughter of George W. and Doris Weaver James of Royston. She received a Masters in Education with honors from the University of Georgia and was a 6th grade math and science teacher for Greenville County Schools before her retirement. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Greenville and attended Augusta Heights Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents she is survived by a daughter, Michelle Toney of Charleston; a son, Scott Toney of Darien, Ga; and a sister, Sallye Bond of Danielsville, Ga. She was predeceased by a sister, Martha Cleveland.
A memorial service was held at 11 a.m. Friday at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown .
CANON--Charlie Lee Jordan, 74, of 1383 Jackson Bridge Road, Canon, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2001.
He was born in Franklin County, Feb. 27, 1927, a son of the late Fate and Neil Dove Jordan. Mr. Jordan was a veteran of the U.S. Army and was retired from the Franklin County Road Department as a heavy equipment operator.
Survivors include: special friend, Helen Garner, Canon; one sister, Grace Reidling, Toccoa; 13 nieces, 6 nephews. He was preceded in death by brothers: Pete Jordan, Tom Jordan, Jim Jordan and John Jordan; sisters: Reba Hill and Mary Williams.
Funeral services were held 3 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2001 at the Pruitt Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Paul Hood officiating. Buriall followed at Middle River Baptist Church Cemetery.
John L. Whitworth
MARTIN-John Loyd Whitworth Sr., 80, of 1801 Baty Road, Red Hill community, died Jan. 2, 2002 at the Anderson Area Medical Center in Anderson, S.C.
A native of Stephens County, he was born June 24, 1921 to the late Charles Looney and Nellie Jane Collier Whitworth. He was twice married, first to the late Montine McGee Whitworth and then to Betty Meeks Brooks Whitworth. He retired from Coates and Clarke after 47 years and was a sergeant and B-24 bomber flight engineer in the U.S. Army Air Corp during World War II. He had been a prisoner of war in Germany for 13 months after his plane was shot down during the European Air Offensive. He was a member of the Mountaineer Chapter of American Ex-Prisoners of War and one of the original members of the Red Hill Fire Department. He was a member of the Broad River Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Meeks Brooks Whitworth; a son, John L. “Johnny” Whitworth Jr., Martin; one step-daughter, Becky Sanders, Anderson, S.C.; one brother, Charles L. Whitworth Jr., Bethel Island, Calif.; two sisters, Betty Ayers and Lois Whitworth, both of Toccoa; and seven grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and his first wife, he was preceded in death by a brother, Don Whitworth.
Funeral services were held Jan. 5, 2002 at the Broad River Baptist Church. The Revs. Shannon Hayes and Harlan Noles officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Ethel A. Whittaker
HARTWELL-Ethel Alene Fain Whittaker, 93, a resident of Hartwell Healthcare Center/Heritage Inn, died Jan. 3, 2002 in Hartwell.
A native of Mercer County, W. Va., she was the daughter of the late Ballard Jackson and Nancy Jane Jones Fain. Her husband was the late Joseph Vohn Whittaker. She was a homemaker and retired seamstress and was the last surviving member of her immediate family. She was the oldest surviving member of the Faith Presbyterian Church in Lavonia .
Survivors include three daughters, Anita Watkins and Ruth Tice, both of Lavonia and Lou Conner, Princeton, W. Va.; 14 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Douglas Whittaker; a daughter, Mary Jane Whittaker and six brothers.
Funeral services were held Jan. 5, 2002 from the Chapel of Hamby Funeral Home. Dr. Joe Renfro officiated. Interment followed in Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton, W. Va.
Memorials may be made to the Faith Presbyterian Church, 4947 Vickery Street, Lavonia, GA 30553.