October 2, 2003 Issue

Charlie "Bud" Flonnory
Mr. Charlie "Bud" Flonnory of Bartow died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2003, at Jefferson County Hospital.

Mr. Flonnory, a native of Jefferson County, was a member and steward of Ebenezer CME Church and a retired pulpwood worker and a farmer.

The funeral was Sept. 30 at 1 p.m. at Ebenezer CME Church and Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Hattie Marion Flonnory; his daughter, Annie R. "Sister" Flonnory, Bartow; two sons, Isaac Flonnory, Wilmington, Del., and Leroy Flonnory, Wadley; his brother, Cottrell Flonnory Sr., Macon; one daughter-in-law; 14 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were James Flonnory, Kendrick Hicks, Jessie Baker, Roger Heggs, Robert Flonnory and Grady Moye Sr.

Davis Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Douglas Holley
Mr. Douglas Holley, 54, of Fayetteville died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2003. Mr. Holley was a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology and was the director of development for the College of Engineering at Georgia Tech. He was a member of Harps Crossing Baptist Church.

The funeral was Sept. 29 at 11 a.m. at Harps Crossing Baptist Church with the Rev. Dennis Waston officiating. Burial was at Mt. Horeb Cemetery, Matthews, at 3:30 p.m.

Survivors include his wife, Becky Y. Holley; three daughters, Heather (George) Hamby, Atlanta, Hope Holley, Fayetteville, and Hayes (Robert) Willett, Charlotte, NC; his mother, Mary Holley, Augusta; a sister, Peggy (Charles) Salter, Augusta; two brothers, Tom (Karen) Holley, Thomson and Jerry (Alleta) Holley, Appling; two grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Harps Crossing Baptist Church Building Fund, 1183 S. Hwy. 92, Fayetteville, GA 30215.

Carl J. Mowell & Son Funeral Home, Fayetteville, was in charge of the arrangements.

Melvin A. Shelton
Mr. Melvin A. Shelton, 70, of Mitchell died Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2003, at McDuffie Regional Medical Center in Thomson.

The funeral was Sept. 26 at 3 p.m. at Mill Creek Baptist Church with the Revs. Tony Key and Bill Seaman officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Evelyn Howell Shelton.

Memorials may be made to Mill Creek Cemetery Fund, c/o Willis Johnson, 2546 Five Point-Jewell Rd., Mitchell, GA 30820.

Lowe Funeral Home, Warrenton, was in charge of the arrangements.

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