November 23, 2006 Issue

Millard Ronald Boulineau Sr.
Mr. Millard Ronald Boulineau Sr., 60, of Sandersville died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2006, at Washington County Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Boulineau, a native of Jefferson County, had lived in Sandersville most of his life. He was retired from Burgess Pigment Company as foreman and was a member of Bartow Baptist Church. The funeral was Nov. 19 at 2 p.m. at Bartow Baptist Church with the Revs. Emory Lindsey, Danny Thomas and Bruce Vaughn officiating. Burial was in the Bartow City Cemetery.

Survivors include two sons, Millard Ronald Boulineau Jr., Sandersville, and Jason (Michelle) Boulineau, Sandersville; three daughters, Carol (Jeff) Veal, Deep Stepp, Rebecca Hannah, Sandersville, and Rhonda (Fred) Crane, Hillsboro; one brothers, Roy Ellis Boulineau, Bartow; two sisters, Ellen Kirkland, Conyers, and Sue Stevens, Bartow; and five grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Tony Stavely, Greg Ledger, Russell Brown, John Stevens, Jeff Alligood and Roy Avant.

Honorary pallbearers were employees of Burgess Pigment Company.

Tomlinson Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Tannie Jo Milburn Chalker
Mrs. Tannie Jo Milburn Chalker, 64, of Gibson died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2006.Mrs. Chalker, a native of Glascock County, was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church and served on the Glascock County Board of Education for 13 years.

She was a LPN for many years. She is preceded in death by her husband Garvin Chalker; and her parents, Roy and Edna Milburn.

The funeral was Nov. 17 at 3 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church with the Revs. Steve Lamb and Bill Seaman officiating.

Burial was in the church cemetery.

Survivors include three daughters, Wanda and Ronnie Wood, Gibson, Sherri and Sean Epps, Thomson, and Tanya and Ron Martin, Harlem; one brother, Keith Milburn, Harlem; two sisters, Daren Waldron, Athens, and Cynthia Milburn, Loganville; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Pallbearers were Jerry Wood, Greg Milburn, Sean Waldron, Joe Dean Usry, Robert Kinner and Roy Sammons.

Memorials may be made to Fellowship Baptist Church in care of Mrs. Elsie Milburn, 712 Calhoun St., Gibson, GA 30810.

Sheppard Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

William “Bill” Collins
Mr. William “Bill” Collins, 58, of Athens died Saturday, Nov. 11, 2006.Mr. Collins was a graduate of the University of Georgia.

He was employed by Carriage House Realty in Athens. He was recently named Realtor of the Year for the Georgia Association of Realtors. Graveside services were held Nov. 18 at 11 a.m. in the Louisville City Cemetery with the Revs. Larry Montgomery and Dick Hoard officiating.

Survivors include one brother, C.M. and Marguerite Steed, Louisville; one sister Lucy Steed and Paul Strickland, Louisville; and several nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers were members of the Georgia Association of Realtors and Phi KAPPA Tau Fraternity.

Memorials may be made to GAR Scholarship Fund, 3200 Presidential Dr., Atlanta, GA 30340, or Oconee River Methodist

Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 1349, Watkinsville, GA 30677.Southern Heritage Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Ruby Davis
Mrs. Ruby Davis, 99, of Wadley died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2006, at Glendale Nursing Home.

Mrs. Davis was a member of St. Mark AME Church where she served as missionary president, Sunday school leader, church treasurer and secretary.

She was a member of the Wrens/Vidalia Missionary Society.

Wadley-Bartow Senior Citizens, Morning Star Society and worked with Jefferson County food service of Feed-A-Kid for many years.

The funeral was Nov. 9 at 1 p.m. at St. Mark AME Church and Pineola Church Cemetery with the Rev. Dr. Lugenia Johnson officiating.

Survivors include six nieces and nephews, Ellanoise Davis, North Augusta, Geneda Henley, Louisville, Verneda Driver, Atlanta, Dianette Blocker, Wilwood, N.J., Melchus Davis Jr., Washington DC, and Carey James Driver, Denver, Colo.

S.C. Franks Chapel, Greenville, S.C, was in charge of the arrangements.

Rusty “Edward” O. Mullis Jr
Mr. Rusty “Edward” O. Mullis Jr., 50, died Wednesday,

Nov. 15, 2006.Mr. Mullins was the son of Edward O. and Kathryn S. Mullins Sr.

He was owner of Wooden Features Inc.

A memorial service was held Nov. 18 at 11 a.m. in the Belair Rd. Chapel of Platt’s Funeral Home with the Rev. Race Lariscy officiating.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Kay Mullins; one sister, Nancy and Tommy Brown, Wrens; one niece, Angie Newman; and one nephew, David Brown.

Memorials may be made to the Fabry Support and Information Group, P.O. Box 510, Concordia, MO 54020.

Platt’s Funeral Home, Evans, was in charge of the arrangements.

Addie Lee Paradice
Mrs. Addie Lee Paradice, 98, died Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006, at Glendale Nursing Home in Wadley.

Mrs. Paradice, a native of Washington County, was a member of Parker United Methodist Church.

She was a resident of Glendale Nursing Home for the past 12 years.

The funeral was Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Smith Funeral Home with Dr. Larry Sauls officiating.

Burial was in Parkers United Methodist Church cemetery.Survivors include a son, Walter Paradice, Bartow.Pallbearers were David Moore, Billy Neal, Paul Ledger, Chip Evans, Grove Cobb, Fred Evans and Clay Neal.

Smith Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

James Patrick “Jim” Pate Jr.
Mr. James Patrick “Jim” Pate Jr., 50, of Gibson died Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006.Mr. Pate, a native of Washington County, was the son of the late James Patrick “Pat” Pate Sr.

He worked in the maintenance department at Thiele Kaolin Company Reedy Creek division.

He was a volunteer fireman with the Gibson/Glascock Fire Department, a former member of the Glascock County Board of Education and was also a member of the Gibson Masonic Lodge. Growing up, he was a Boy Scout obtaining the rank of an Eagle Scout and was a member of Sandersville United Methodist Church.

He was a graduate of Brentwood School and Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

The funeral was Nov. 18 at 2 p.m. at Sandersville united Methodist Church with the Revs. Randall Whitaker and Mike Brown officiating.

Burial was in the Davisboro City Cemetery.

Survivors include his wife, Debora G. Pate; children, Cassie P. (Clay) Prescott, Avera,

and April P. (Stacy) Faglier, Stapleton; two grandchildren, Jayna Prescott and Taylor Prescott; his mother, Jane S. Pate, Sandersville; sister, Lynn P. (Brannon) Bonifay, Stuart, Fla.; and step-sons Tony Hattaway and Chris Hattaway, Gibson.

Pallbearers were Tony Kelley, Timmy Usry, David Logan, Gary Usry, John Callaway,

Johnnie Crutchfield, Larry Braswell and Lee Horton.

Honorary pallbearers were Thiele Reedy Creek employees and the Gibson/Glascock Fire Department.

Memorials may be made to the Gibson/Glascock Fire Department, c/o Kathy Lyons,

P.O. Box 68, Gibson, GA 30810.May and Smith Funeral Directors, Sandersville, was in charge of the arrangements.

Daisy Sammons Sheppard
Mrs. Daisy Sammons Sheppard of Gibson died Sunday, Nov. 12, 2006, at Spring Valley Health Care Center in Elberton.

Mrs. Sheppard was a member of Gibson First Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school, played the piano and organ and was church treasurer for many years. She was retired as a teacher in the Glascock County School System. She also graduated from Glascock County School System and from the Textile Industrial Institute in Spartanburg, SC. She was retired as owner and funeral director of Sheppard Funeral Home. She is preceded in death by her husband, Henry Sheppard.

Graveside services were Nov. 15 at 11 a.m. at Gibson First Baptist Church Cemetery with the Revs. Bill Seaman and Lester Clark officiating.

Survivors include her sister, Mrs. Iola (Allen) Stone, Elberton; and several nieces and nephews.

Sheppard Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.



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