Donald Harvey

Donald Harvey, age 68, of Buford passed away Saturday, November 30, 2013.  He was survived by his wife Joy Harvey of Buford; son Greg Harvey and wife Tonya of Dacula; daughter Gina Wallace and husband Ronnie of Winder; brother James Harvey and wife Elaine of Winder; sister Janice Bailey and husband Gerald of Lawrenceville; grandchildren Blake Harvey, Bailey Harvey, Amber Fields and Ryan Wallace; and other step grandchildren.  He is preceded in death by his brother Jerry Rondal Harvey.  Funeral Services will be held 3:00 pm Sunday, December 1, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home.  Dr. Richard Camperson will be officiating.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to services.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Grover Miller

Grover Miller, age 76 of Winder passed away Sunday, November 24, 2013. He loved to fish and work on lawn mowers.  He was survived by his wife of 52 years Ann Miller; daughter Lisa Adams, brothers Charles Miller and Linda, Bobby Miller and Linda; sister-in-law Donna Miller; sister Hazle Brown and husband Clyde; 3 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren and a host of  nieces and nephews.  Funeral Services will be 2:00 pm Friday, November 29, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home.  Jerry Williams will be officiating. The family will receive friends half an hour prior to services. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

RL “Speedy” McDaniel

RL “Speedy” McDaniel, age 78, of Winder passed away Wednesday, November 27, 2013. He was survived by his sisters Jewell King and husband Charles of AL, Dorothy Bradberry of Winder, Evelean Clark of Winder, Betty Skidmore and husband John of Winder; and a host of nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by his parents Rufus and Ella Mae McDaniel, brothers John McDaniel, Troyce McDaniel and sister Annie Ruth McDaniel. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm Saturday, November 30, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday, November 29, 2013.  Rev. Johnny Ray Puckett will be officiating.  Interment to follow at Ebenezer Baptist Church Cemetery, 2570 Harbins Road, Dacula, GA 30019.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Peggy Ann Carter

Peggy Ann Carter, age 68, of Statham passed away Tuesday, November 26, 2013.  A Memorial Service will be held 10:00 am Saturday, December 14, 2013 at Barrow Memorial Gardens, Winder, GA.  She was survived by her sons Randy Carter and wife Joy of Statham and Scott Carter and wife Jessica of Loganville; brother Doug Mills of MD; sister Retta Jean Thompson of MD.  She is preceded in death by her husband Larry Carter, brothers Jack Mills and James Roger Mills, Jr. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Larry J. Saine

Larry J. Saine, age 66, of Braselton passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2013. Larry enjoyed his outdoors hobbies of gardening and fishing. He is survived by his brothers William Saine and wife Linda of Braselton, Jerry Brock of Gainesville; sisters Laverne Woodard of Oakwood; Loretta Jordan and husband Tommy; nieces Pamela Spivey, Jessica Spivey, Zachary Spivey, Angela Lee, Regina Free; nephews Ronnie Woodard, Lee Woodard and Randy Jordan, and a host of other relatives and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents Thomas and Mary Lou Saine, brother Fred Brock and sister Mary Smith. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Friday, November 22, 2013 at Center Union Baptist Church, 302 Ednaville Road, Braselton, GA, 30517. The Rev. Everrett Carlis and Rev. Calvin Gooch will be officiating.  Interment will be Hoschton City Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Center Union Baptist Church. The family will receive friends 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Thursday, November 21, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Yang Xiong Thao

Yang Xiong Thao, age 60, of Monroe passed away Thursday, November 7, 2013. Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Sunday, November 24, 2013 at Lawson Funeral Home.  The family will receive friends beginning at 7:00 AM Friday, November 22, 2013 through Sunday, November 24, 2013 up to the time of funeral. Interment will be held at Hill Haven Memory Gardens, 490 Edmonson Road, Monroe, GA,30655. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.

Mildred Louise McKinley

Mildred Louise McKinley, age 84, of Jefferson GA passed away Thursday , November 14, 2013.  She was born Mildred Louise McWethy at Anadarko, OK.  She was a long time member of the First United Methodist Church in Marlow, OK.  She was married to Paul McKinley for 51 years.  Louise, as she was known by family and friends, was a professor of Consumer Science at Cameron  University in Lawton, OK.  She received her Doctorate degree in Education from Oklahoma State University in 1976. Louise was known for doing things her way. She also loved gardening, reading, cooking, travel, and spending time with her grandsons Tyler and Christopher. She is survived by her son, Tracy McKinley and wife, Linda of Jefferson GA, sister, Bina Carter of Yukon, OK, grandsons, Tyler McKinley of Jefferson, Christopher McKinley and wife, Dr. Bonnie McKinley of OH; and great grandson, Lance McKinley,  Dr. Ron White, close personal friend, of Conyers, GA,  and several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her husband Paul McKinley, son Brian McKinley, and brother Fred McWethy.  Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, http://www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.