March 13, 2003 Issue

Robert Nehemiah Hadden
Mr. Robert Nehemiah Hadden of Chesapeake Bay, Md. died Saturday, March 1, 2003 at Union Hospital in Elkton.

Mr. Hadden, a native of Jefferson County, was a resident of Cecil County for 37 years. He was a decorated WWII and Korean War veteran, a member of Town Point Methodist Church, lifetime member of Elkton V.F.W., Volunteer S.P.C.A., Delaware, Seangerand in Newark, Del., and Fleet Reserve Association.

The funeral was March 5 at 1 p.m. at Gee Funeral Home with Pastor Carol Sceez officiating.

Survivors include his wife, Lieselotte (Lee) Maria Hadden, Port Herman, Chesapeake City, Md.; sons, Juergen K. Hadden, Elkton, Md., Michael H. Hadden, Port Herman, Chesapeake City, Md., and Robert N. Hadden, Elkton, Md.; daughters, Karin E. Hadden and Margrit L. Newlin, both of Newark, Del.; 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; and many nephews and nieces in and around Avera.

Memorials may be made to American Lung Association, c/o Gee Funeral Home, 259 Elkton, Md., 21921.

Thomas Eugene Greenway Sr.
Mr. Thomas Eugene Greenway Sr., 71, of Louisville died Tuesday, March 4, 2003, at Jefferson Hospital.

Mr. Greenway, a native of Emanuel County, was a retired operating engineer with Walsh Construction Co. and a cattle farmer. He was a Baptist and attended Macedonia Baptist Church in Greene County. He was the son of the late Fed and Sallie Mae Gay Greenway.

The funeral was March 6 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Peebles-Curry-Durden Mortuary with the Revs. Marian Jay and Larry Montgomery officiating. Burial was in the Hawhammock Baptist Church Cemetery in Swainsboro.

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Snipes Greenway; three daughters, Kathy Jean and David Williams, Appling; Glenda and Ray Holmes, Augusta; and Becky and Wayne Pooler, Louisville; one son, Thomas Eugene and Michelle Greenway Jr., Hehpzibah; two sisters, Marjorie and John Driscoll, Augusta; and Martha Saul, Swainsboro; one brother, Emory and Gail Greenway, Swainsboro; 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Tommy Williams, Berry Wren, Edward Salter, Danny Braddy, Don Mast, Thomas Fryberger, David Greenway and Kelvin Turner.

Honorary pallbearers were Earl Brown, Rick Leopard, Allen Coleman, Jeff Greenway, Mike Johnson, Knotty Braddy and Colon Hendrix.

Allen E. "PaPa" Lamb
Mr. Allen E. "PaPa" Lamb, 78, of Statesboro died Monday, March 3, 2003.

Mr. Lamb, a native of Jefferson County, moved to Statesboro in 1949. He was employed with Ray Hendley as a self-employed paint contractor for 40 years. He was a member of Gracewood Baptist Church.

The funeral was March 6 at 11 a.m. at Gracewood Baptist Church with the Revs. Carl Ledbetter and Dan McCance officiating. Burial was in Bulloch Memorial Gardens.

Survivors include his wife, Bobbie Lamb; two daughters, Patricia L. and Ray Miller, Millen, and Karon L. and Jam Price, Statesboro; two sons, Waldo E. "Walt" and Lynn Lamb, Statesboro, and Dennis A. and Sherry Lamb, Claxton; two sisters, Ruth and G.W. "Shorty" Godbee and Polly and Frank Williford, all of Louisville; one brother, William "Buddy" and Hazel Lamb, Winter Park, Fla.; 12 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were Benji Lewis, Jamie Lewis, Brett Lamb, Jonathan Lamb, David Reid, Tony Otis, Glenn Lariscy and Craig Lariscy.

Honorary pallbearers were Ray Hendley, John Hendley, Donald Long, Jimmy Anthony and Lavonne Deal.

Memorials may be made to Ogeechee Area Hospice, Building Fund, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459 or to Gracewood Baptist Church, P.O. Box 2006, Statesboro, GA 30459.

Jake A. Futch Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Ethel Rabun Land
Mrs. Ethel Rabun Land, 91, Died Monday, March 3, 2003, in Stone Mountain.

A memorial service was held March 8 at First Baptist Church in Decatur.

Memorials may be made to the International Mission Board, Box 6767, Richmond, VA 23230 for the Lottie Moon offering or to Hospice Atlanta, 133 Luckie St., NW, Atlanta, GA 30303.

A.S. Turner & Sons was in charge of the arrangements.

James Arthur Stone Jr.
Mr. James Arthur Stone Jr. of Stapleton died Tuesday, March 4, 2003.

Mr. Stone, a native of Jefferson County, was a graduate of Jefferson County High School and a member of Harts Grove Baptist Church and an employee of Glit.

The funeral was March 8 at 3 p.m. at Harts Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Willie Jones officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Survivors include his son, Jarquarius D. Stone, Stapleton; his mother, Willie Mae Pitts, Stapleton; father, James Arthur Stone Sr., Manhattan, NY; two sisters, Aphrodite "Dottie" Stone, Stapleton and Persephone Johnson, Jonesboro; brother, Robert Daniel Pitts Jr., Wrens; adopted grandparents, A.C. and Mollie Julia Pitts, Wrens; aunts, uncles, one niece, one nephew, cousins and other relatives.

Davis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Tomeka Lynette Brown
Ms. Tomeka Lynette Brown, 23, of Stapleton died Tuesday, March 4, 2003.

Ms. Brown, a native of Burke County, was a member of First Baptist Church in Gough. She was a 1997 graduate of Jefferson County High School and an employee of Glit for over four years.

The funeral was March 9 at 3 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Gough. Burial was in the Pineland Cemetery, Waynesboro, with the Rev. Abraham Gibbons officiating.

Survivors include her son, Jarquarius D. Stone, Stapleton; her stepfather and mother, Jerry and Sylvia Brown Farmer, Stapleton; father, Sidney Gordon, Waynesboro; one sister, Taquila Rashedia Brown, Stapleton; one brother Jerry Farmer Jr., Stapleton; maternal grandmother, Emma Brown, Gough; paternal grandfather, Sidney Gordon Sr.; aunts and uncles, great aunts and uncles, and a host of cousins.

Davis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

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