Mamie Lou Lyons

Lyons, Mamie

Mamie Lou Lyons, age 74, of Cocoa, FL and formerly of Lawrenceville passed away Monday, October 27, 2014.  Mamie was a member of the Women of the Moose and worked 48 years with the Salvation Army.  She was survived by her sons Tommy Hood and wife Michelle of Dacula and Donald Norick of FL; daughter Debra Thompson of FL; brothers Johnny Black and wife Faye of Lilburn, Jimmy Black and wife Jill, Joseph Black and wife Jackie all of Winder; sisters Brenda Crawford and Robert of Lawrenceville; 8 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives.  She is preceded in death by her husband Harris J. Lyons, daughters Donna Bennett Knight and Denise Bennett; brother Billy Black; sister Linda Colter and grandson Hilliard Cheatham. The family will receive friends 11:00 am to 9:00 pm Friday, October 31, 2014 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Francine M. Barnette

Barnette, Francince

Francine “Fran” M. Barnette, age 53, of Winder passed away Tuesday, October 28, 2014.   “Gammie” was an active member of Bear Creek First Baptist Church and her Winder Community.  She was a certified massage therapist with the Winder-Barrow Competitive Cheerleading program.  She was previously employed by the North Atlanta Surgical Associates, and was active with the South Eastern Brain Cancer Association. She was survived by her mother Frances Dayton; son BJ Barnette and wife Christina; daughter Cassie Knight; sisters Beth Goff, Becky Ragouzeos and husband Aris; grandchildren Brycen and Tillman; nieces Angela Ragouzeos and Gabby Ragouzeos.  She is preceded in death by her father Wootson Goff. A Memorial Service will be held 3:00 pm Friday, October 31, 2014 at Bear Creek First Baptist Church, 1786 Hwy 82, Winder, GA, 30680.  Rev. Johnny Wright will be officiating. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Bear Creek Baptist Church.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Lois Ricker Suttles

L. Suttles 39Lois Ricker Suttles, age 90, of Winder passed away Friday, October 24, 2014. Mrs. Suttles was a member of Harmony Grove United Methodist Church in Auburn.  She is survived by her son Ronald Suttles; daugthers Gail (Billy) Knight of Dacula and Janice (David) Johnson of Monroe; 5 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren a host of other relatives.  She is preceded in death by her father Clarence Ricker; mother Mary Loven Ricker; brother John Edward Ricker and granddaughter Angel Dawn Knight. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Harmony Grove United Methodist Church, 1385 Harmony Grove Church Road, Auburn, GA, 30011. Rev. Joe Romigh will be officiating. Interment will be held at Harmony Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 pm to 9:00 PM on Monday, October 27, 2014 at Lawson Funeral Home. The family will also receive friends 1:00 pm Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at the church. Funeral Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Highway 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966 www.lawsonfuneralhome.org