Thursday, May 9, 2013
The funeral service is scheduled for May 11.
Sarah P. McCord age 92 of Snellville passed away Thursday, May 09, 2013. A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2013 in the Snellville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Corinth Cemetery, Stone Mountain. Mrs. McCord was a member of Snellville United Methodist Church, and enjoyed fishing and baking cakes for the community. She is survived by Son & Daughter-in-law: Nelson & Linda Cross, Snellville; Daughter: Brucella Odum, Ashburn; Step-sister: Cora Johnson, Lilburn; Grandchildren: Garith & Becky Cross, Jr., Oxford; Sheila & Don Domney, Ashburn; Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Malpass, Forsyth; 6 Great Grandchildren; and 5 Great-Great Grandchildren. The family will receive friends 2-4 & 6-8 PM Friday, May 10, …
Friday, April 19, 2013
Funeral arrangements have been made for John "Jack" Rowe.
John (Jack) Stuart Rowe passed away April 18, 2013. He was born Jan. 22, 1927 in Morganton, GA. Rejoicing with him in Heaven are his parents, Hazel (Lord) and Vincent Rowe, brother Joseph Calvin, loving wife, Patsy and children, Joe and Carol. Jack was a proud veteran of the US Navy, a Golden Gloves boxing champ, a talented picker and singer, and member of the Georgia Country Music Hall of Fame. He was always entertaining and good humored, even as his Alzheimer's disease progressed. Left to grieve him are grandson, William Michael English, good friend Victor Feldman, cousin Marolyn Randolph, and many friends and Collins cousins. The family asks you honor Jack by supporting the Alzheimer's Organization or the charity of your choice…
Monday, April 15, 2013
A funeral service is scheduled for April 19 at 11 a.m.
Lynn Breck, age 59, of Loganville passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013. She is survived by her husband of 25 years, Lloyd Breck; daughter Rebekah Lynn Breck; and brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Mary Ellis. Mrs. Breck was a member of First Baptist Church Snellville. She was also a regular attendee at Snellville Commerce Club lunches, representing New London School of Driving, the New London Theatre, and other businesses, according to a recent statement from the Commerce Club. Volunteers are requested to provide meals for her family. If you are interested in participating, sign up at Takethemameal.com and use the following information: Recipient Name: Breck Password: friends A Funeral Service Honoring the Life of Lynn Breck will be held …
A service will be held on April 16.
Robert “Larry” Babb, age 65, of Snellville, Georgia, died unexpectedly at his home on Friday evening, April 12, 2013. Larry was born in Atlanta, Georgia on February 22, 1948, to Constance Marie Lynch Babb and Robert Calvin Babb. He graduated from Lyman High School in Florida and attended Dekalb College. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving as an Interceptor of Morse Code for the Army. He received the National Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Air Medal with 12 Oak Leaf Clusters, and Aircraft Crewman Badge. Larry was in produce sales and worked for Waldrop Lawn Care. His greatest joy in life was his family, especially his five grandchildren. He was an avid Georgia Bulldogs fan and loved …
Saturday, April 6, 2013
Ruth Marie Cates, 99, was a member of First Methodist Church of Loganville.
Saturday, April 6
Ruth Marie Cates, age 99 of Snellville, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Graveside Service was held on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at Crest Lawn Memorial Park, Atlanta. The Rev. David Gravitt officiated. A retired office manager with D. C. James, Mrs. Cates was a member of First Methodist Church of Loganville. She is survived by: Children: Ralee Cates & Ed Durden, John & Von Cates, Grandchildren: Nathan and Andrew Durden and Eric Cates, all of Loganville. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 670 Tom Brewer Road, Loganville, Georgia 30052. 770-466-1544. Please sign online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com Obituary reprinted courtesy of Tim Stewart Funeral Home.
Friday, April 5, 2013
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, April 7.
Karen Caldwell Banks, age 54 of Snellville, GA passed away April 4, 2013. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Peggy Caldwell and is survived by her husband of 26 years, Jesse H. Banks; son, Jason T. Banks of Lawrenceville; brother, Stephen L. Caldwell and wife Sharon of Dawsonville; sister, Linda C. Banks of Liberty, SC; many loving nieces and nephews. A Memorial Service Honoring the Life of Karen Caldwell Banks will be held Sunday, April 7 at 2:00pm at Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel. Condolences may be viewed or sent to www.wagesfuneralhome.com. Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, “A Family Company” Snellville Chapel has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
A memorial service will be held Thursday, April 4.
Carl Lalumia Carl R. Pete Lalumia, age 84 of Snellville, GA passed away March 31, 2013. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Ardell Lalumia, who passed away in December and is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Andrew and Sheila Lalumia of Eastanollee, GA; daughter Mandy Sinclair of Cumming, GA grandchildren, Christopher, David, Ciara and Evan. A Memorial Service Honoring the Life of Carl Pete Lalumia will be held Thursday, April 4 at his residence, 4210 Inns Brook Drive, Snellville, GA 30039. The family will receive friends from 10:30 a.m. until service time. In lieu of flowers please make donations to Alzheimers Association, 41 Perimeter Center East Ste 550, Atlanta, GA 30346, in memory of Carl Pete Lalumia. Condolences may …
The funeral is scheduled for April 6.
Teeka Sailors, 49, was told by doctors that she needed a liver transplant within five months, according to friend and Snellville resident Kathy Hildebrand, or her chances for survival are slim. She passed away on April 3. Sailors' church family at Killian Hill Baptist Church had formed a group called "Team Teeka", and hosted a number of fundraisers for her. Even if she had a transplant, she would have needed immune-suppressant medications for the rest of her life. On average, these cost around $20,600 to $32,900 per year, according to the Georgia Transplant Foundation. On March 6, Sailors was rushed to Piedmont hospital for internal bleeding. "Thank you for all the incredible support we have received over the past year for our friend," …
Thursday, March 21, 2013
A memorial service will be held March 22 at Cannon United Methodist.
Thursday, March 21
Thomas Lloyd Pendergraft, age 79 of Snellville, GA passed away March 20, 2013. Mr. Pendergraft was born November 30, 1933 to Thomas Wilson and Edna Lloyd Pendergraft in Orange County, NC. He entered the U.S. Air Force at age 17, where he trained and worked as a radar mechanic and operator. He served overseas in Guam and Korea during the Korean Conflict where he received a bronze star. He attended seminary at Southeastern Baptist Seminary in Wake Forest, NC receiving a master of divinity. In 1977 he received ministerial standing with the United Church of Christ and on June 10, 1979 was ordained as a full standing minister. Through his ministerial service he pastored Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Charlotte, NC, Rodgers Park UCC, …
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
The funeral is scheduled for Thursday, March 14.
Updated March 13, 9:00 a.m. Rick McGranahan, 41, died very unexpectably from complications from diabetes. He lived in Washington, DC, where he worked for the National SPCA. He imported and exported diplomatic pets for the state department when diplomats were reassigned, according to his stepfather Tom Witts. He was also a published author. He has a brother, Bobby, who lives in Florida, and the family will travel to DC for the funeral. "As you can imagine," said Mayor Pro Tem Tom Witts, "we are both devastated as well as Carol's twin sister Linda, who lives with us. The next few days are going to be painful for all of us and we appreciate the outpouring of condolences and prayers that so many have conveyed. We are truly blessed to live…