Obituary Information

Eugene Guy Garrett
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Helen Ruth Martin
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Mary Nelle Dillard
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Elizabeth Hester Walton
Elizabeth Hester Walton Elizabeth Hester Walton, age 96, of Monroe, died on July 15, 2014. She was born in Walton County on August 14, 1917, to the late Madeline LeSueur Adcock and the late Thomas Walter Adcock. She was preceded in death by her first husband, the late Alvin Hester and her second husband, the late John Walton. She is survived by: daughter and son-in-law, Mary and Gene Shumate of Suwanee; sons and daughters-in-law, Billy and Kay Hester of Cumming, Mike and Deborah Hester of Monroe; sister-in-law, Mavis Hester; grandchildren, Barry and Kim Shumate, Todd Hester, Tara Blalock; great grandchildren, Morgan Shumate, Nick Shumate, Madilyn Blalock; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services were Thursday, July 17, 2014 at 11:00 am at Harmony Baptist Church with Rev. Brant Callaway officiating. Interment followed at Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to Harmony Baptist Church at 1310 Harmony Church Rd., Monroe, GA 30655. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Selig "Sy" Glauser
Selig (Sy) Glauser, age 89, of Athens, died on July 12, 2014. He was born in Philadelphia, PA on March 19, 1925 to the late Bertha Wallenstein Glauser and the late Abraham Glauser; he was preceded in death by his sister, the late Ester Diamond; and by his brother, the late Marty Glauser. He served in the Army-Air Force during World War II as a navigator in the Pacific Theater. After graduating from Temple University, he enjoyed a long career as a sales executive. After retirement, he volunteered his time towards mentoring youth and serving at St. Mary's Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Helen Glauser of Athens; sons, Dr. William "Bill" and Julianna Glauser of Holly Springs, NC; Ed and Dr. Ann Glauser of Athens; six grandchildren and six great grandchildren. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Congregation Children of Israel with Rabbi Eric Linder and Rabbi Ronald Gerson officiating. A Shiva Service will be held Tuesday evening at 7:00 pm at the Temple.
Jean Queen
Jean H. Queen Jean Hester Queen, age 86, of Social Circle, died on July 10, 2014. She was born in Walton County on January 9, 1928 to the late Mary Lucile Sorrells Hester and the late George Robert Hester. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Charlie Ralph Queen. Surviving are: daughters and son-in-law, Sandra and Larry Callaway of Social Circle, Susan McDaniel of Monroe; sons and daughters-in-law, Ralph and Irene Queen of Social Circle; Robert and Joanne Queen of Social Circle; sister and brother-in-law, Azalee and Gene Ruark of Bostwick; brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Louise Hester of Monroe; 7 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Funeral services were Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 2:30pm at Union Chapel United Methodist Church with Rev. Kent Burel offiating. Interment followed at Harmony Baptist Church. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Bubba Groce
Bubba Groce Albert Grady "Bubba" Groce, Jr. age 64, of Monroe, died on July 4, 2014. He was born in LaGrange, Ga on September 2, 1949 to the late Gussie LaMerle Brooks Groce and the late Albert Grady Groce, Sr. He is survived by his wife, Kathy Groce of Monroe; daughter and son-in-law, Gabrielle "Gabi" and Robby Mitchell of Loganville; grandchildren, Clara and Molly Mitchell; sister and brother-in-law, Norma and James Phillips of Hayward, CA; brother, Randy Groce of Union City, CA. Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at 11:00 am at the Monroe First United Methodist Church with Dr. Dane Wagner officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
William Douglas Dawkins
William Douglas Dawkins William Douglas Dawkins, age 59, of Monroe, died on July 4. He was born in Union Point on November 13, 1954 to Margie Spivey Dawkins and the late Milton Dawkins. He is survived by his wife, Lisa Dawkins of Monroe; daughters, Madison Dawkins of Monroe; Mindy Dawkins of Flowery Branch; son, Jonathan Dawkins of Bethlehem; mother, Margie Dawkins of Monroe; brothers, Joseph Dawkins of Monroe, and David Dawkins of Stockbridge. The family received guests on Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Meadows Funeral Home, followed by a private memorial service. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the William Douglas Dawkins Memorial Fund at Pinnacle Bank (770-267-8343). Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Jack David Haralson
Jack David Haralson, age 57 of Monroe, died on July 4, 2014. He was born in Monticello on February 28, 1957 to the late Jack Reeves Haralson and Mary Shirley Skelton King. Surviving are: Wife: Lynn Haralson of Monroe; Mother: Marion Shirley Skeleton King of Covington; Brothers: Dean and Monteia Haralson of Jersey, Derrick Haralson of Monticello; Sisters: Peggy Allen of Social Circle, Amy Dempsey of Covington; Mother in Law: Margie Jeffreys of Oxford; Sisters in Law: Susan and Anthony Camp, Janice Moyers and Tony James; Nieces and Nephews: Jared Haralson, Moriah Haralson, Hannah Haralson, Jordan Moyers, Jeffery Ozburn, Randall Powell, David Dempsey, Michael Dempsey, and Jason Dempsey, Jessica Allen, and Casey Smith; Great Nephews: Hunter Powell and Slade Thomas Powell; and Beloved Dog: Toby. Funeral Services will be held on Monday July 7th at 2:00 P.M. at the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with the Rev. Don Malcom officiating. Interment will follow at Social Circle City Cemetery.
Tilman "Tye" Gautney
Tye Gautney Tilman Tyrone Gautney, age 74, of Talladega.AL, died on July 4, 2014. He was born on October 16, 1939 to the late Lonnie A. Gautney and the late Claudia Johnston. He was preceded in death by his Parents. He is survived by his wife Brenda Gautney, daughter and son-in-law Paige and Mike Finn of Talladega, AL; his son, Guy Gautney of Pensacola,FL. Funeral services will be Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 3:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Harshman officiating. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com
Joseph Brewer
Joseph Tyler Brewer, age 22, of Monticello, died on July 1, 2014. He was born on June 1, 1992 to Kathy Agan Brewer and the late William Alexander Brewer. Surviving are: wife, Shelby L. Brewer of Monticello; mother, Kathy Brewer of Covington; son, Garrett Levi Brewer of Monticello, expected daughter, Norrah Lynn Brewer; sisters and brother-in-law, Tracey and Scott Merritt of Melborne, FL; Summer Stephens of Covington, Darlene Carney of Ballground; Stephanie Ralston of Covington; brothers, Sammy Brewer of Atlanta, Alex Brewer of Rockmart, and Alvin Brewer of Stockbridge. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10:00 am at Annie Mary Baptist Church with Rev. Randall Reese and Dr. James K. Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Annie Mary Baptist Church Cemetery. A visitation will be held at Meadows Funeral Home on Thursday, July 3, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Those desiring may make contributions to the "Tyler Brewer Fund" at The Bank of Monticello in Monticello, GA. Contributions may be made by phone (706-468-0436) or by mail ( PO Box 29 Monticello, GA 31064). Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Billy Boyd
Billy J. Boyd, age 78, of Monroe, died on July 1, 2014. He was born on December 16, 1935 to the late Eunice Puckett Boyd and the late Edgar Jewell Boyd. He was preceded in death by his wife, the late Reba Wallace Boyd. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Cindy and Frank Elsmore of Monroe; his son, Jeff Boyd of Monroe; his sister, Ernestine Cook of Monroe; and grandson, Matt Boyd. Funeral services will be Thursday, July 3, 2014 at 3:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Greer, Rev. Kent Burel, and Rev. Tom Fish officiating. Interment will follow at Hill Haven Memory Gardens. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to St. Mary's Hospice House at 1660 Jennings Mill Road, Watkinsville, GA 30677, or to Union Chapel United Methodist Church at 2625 Pannell Road, Monroe, GA 30655. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com
Lance Snead
Lance Snead Lance Crosby Snead, age 75, of Monroe, died on June 27, 2014. He was born in Richmond, VA on June 29, 1938 to the late Helen Cody Snead and the late Sam Snead. He was preceded in death by his grandson, the late Brian Thomas. Surviving are: wife, Kathie Snead of Monroe; daughters and sons-in-law, Lesley and Eugene Flathmann of Duluth, Raegan and Michael Newton, Jr. of Jasper, Jamie and Xavier Melendez of Davenport, FL, Corey and Chris Ralston of Monroe; son and daughter-in-law, Steven and Megan Snead of Martinez; grandchildren, Aiden Snead, Mya Snead, Christen and Justin Cook, Elizabeth Flathmann, Christopher Schake, Matthew and Haley Schake, Mikayla Newton, Hailey and Tejae Miller, Valerie Fullins, Valrick Fullins, Tasha Fullins, Jahquin Ales, Bertchel Ales, Quinton Melendez, Kaitlyn Fellows and Kayla Ralston; and 7 great grandchildren. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 2, 2014 from 12 until 2 with a service being held at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Dr. Glen Money officiating. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to one of Lance's favorite charities, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Gail Armstrong
Gail Armstrong Gail Brackett Armstrong, 64, of Monroe, GA, died June 26, 2014 at 6:40 pm. She was a member of Faith Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Alan Armstrong; her daughter and son-in-law, Amy and Kevin Berry; her son, Eric Armstrong; three grandchildren: Ryan, Macy, and Noah; and her brother and sister-in-law, Ray and Lynn Brackett. Funeral services will be held on June 28, 2014 at 11:00 am at Meadows Funeral Home (770-267-9406) in Monroe, GA. A graveside service will follow at Arlington Memorial Park in Sandy Springs at 2:00 pm. The family will receive friends on June 27, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at Meadows Funeral Home.
Tommy Smith
Tommy Wayne Smith, age 56, of Rutledge, died on June 24, 2014. He was born in Atlanta, GA on March 12, 1958 to Shirley Peppers Smith and to Wayne Lee Smith. Surviving are: wife, Peggi Peale Smith of Rutledge; mother and father Wayne and Shirley Smith of Oxford; daughters, Melanie Smith of Rutledge, Tiffany Smith of Social Circle; sons and daughters-in-law, Bobby and Maegan Smith of Rutledge, Tommy and Melinda Smith of Monroe; Jesse Smith of Rutledge; brothers and sisters-in-law, Tony and Deann Smith of McDonough, Mike and Paula Smith of Oxford; grandchildren, Logan Karr, Maelea Smith, and expected Smith grandson. Funeral services were Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Roy Turk officiating. Interment followed at Hill Haven Memory Gardens. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.