Deaths and funerals


Christopher J. Booth, 52, of Cartersville died Monday. Gathering, 5 to 7 p.m. June 14, Georgia Funeral Care, Acworth.


James Willis Lambert, 69, of Carrollton died Thursday. Memorial service, 4 p.m. today, Martin and Hightower Heritage Chapel.


Charles Adkerson Jr., 82, of Canton died Thursday. Funeral, 10 a.m. today, Sosebee Funeral Home.

Barbara C. Prokopek, 66, of Woodstock died Wednesday. Funeral, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Woodstock Funeral Home.


Sarah Elizabeth Green Lloyd, 84, of Smyrna died Thursday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Monday, Carmichael Funeral Home


Stanley C. Ziemer, 90, of Peachtree City died Tuesday. Funeral, 11 a.m. today, Carl J. Mowell and Son Funeral Home.


Willa Nell "Bill" Cook, 86, of Norcross died Wednesday. Funeral, 2 p.m. today, Cochran Funeral Home, Blairsville.

Michael K. East Sr., 61, of Dacula died Thursday. Memorial service, 3:30 p.m. Sunday, Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville.

Deborah Mitchell Plott, 60, of Dacula died Friday. Funeral, 4 p.m. Sunday, Hebron Baptist Church, Dacula. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville.

Andrew Crittenden "Crit" Thomas, 63, of Lawrenceville died May 31. Memorial service, 11 a.m. Wednesday, All Saints Chapel, the University of the South, Sewanee, TN. Bill Head Funeral Homes, Lilburn-Tucker Chapel.


Richard Coleman, 65, of Gainesville died Friday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Monday, McEver Road United Methodist Church, Oakwood. McDonald and Son Funeral Home, Cumming.

William Rudolph Griffin, 86, of Gillsville died Friday. Graveside service, 11 a.m. Monday, Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial Park Funeral Home, Gainesville.

Donald Maxwell, 65, of Flowery Branch died Thursday. Funeral, 3 p.m. Sunday, Flanigan Funeral Home, Buford.

Nadine M. Willis, 84, of Flowery Branch died Friday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Monday, Memorial Park South Funeral Home.


James Heyward Owens, 84, of McDonough died Thursday. Graveside service, 11 a.m. Monday, Eastlawn Memorial Park. Haisten Funeral Home.

Milton Lamar Rutledge, 82, of McDonough died Friday. Funeral, 11 a.m. Tuesday, Haisten Funeral Home.


Lois Horne, 83, of Douglasville died Thursday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Sunday, Poplar Springs Baptist Church, Hiram. Clark Funeral Home, Hiram.

Dorothy Jean Nafus, 70, of Dallas died Thursday. Funeral, 2 p.m. Sunday, Benson Funeral Home.


Douglas Wayne Adams, 57, of Dawsonville died Thursday. No service is planned. Ingram Funeral Home, Cumming.

Elizabeth B. Ballenger, 92, of LaGrange died Wednesday. Funeral, 11 a.m. today, Striffler-Hamby Mortuary.

David Cornthwaite, 91, of St. Simons Island and formerly of Mount Airy died Tuesday. Service was held Friday. Whitfield Funeral Home North Chapel, Demorest.

Hattie Kate Driskell, 68, of Monticello died June 1. Funeral, 2:30 p.m. today, Springfield Baptist Church. Smith and Sons Funeral Home.

Edward Stanley King Jr., 64, of Rockmart died Thursday. Funeral, 2 p.m. today, Freeman Harris Funeral Home.

Leola Stevens Moore, 83, of Monticello died Sunday. Funeral, 11 a.m. today, Rock Creek Baptist Church, Mansfield. Smith and Sons Funeral Home, Monticello.

Herbert Henry Nichols, 77, of Cuthbert died Wednesday. Funeral, 2 p.m. today, Northside Chapel Funeral Directors, Roswell.

James E. Phillips Jr., 52, of Cedartown died Thursday. Private service to be held. Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home.

Perry Dean Phillips, 54, of Dawsonville died Wednesday. Graveside service, 11:30 a.m. Monday, Old Big Creek Cemetery, Alpharetta. Byars Funeral Home, Cumming.

Nancy Thompson Purcel, 62, of Tiger died Thursday. Memorial service, 2 p.m. Wednesday, Beck Funeral Home, Clayton.

Charles A. Sherman, 82, of Aragon died Thursday. Funeral, 3 p.m. Sunday, Alvis Miller and Son Funeral Home, Rockmart.

Bobby Clyde Sorrells, 86, of Cedartown died Wednesday. Funeral was held Friday. Lester C. Litesey Funeral Home.