Wednesday, May 15, 2013
By Obit Clerk



Henry Burough
Henry W. Burough, 60, of Harlem, husband to Karen R. Burough, died on May 9, 2013.
Funeral services were held on Sat., May 11, at Platt's Belair Road Chapel. Interment was in Hillcrest Memorial Park.
Platt's Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Allene Crawford
Funeral services for Allene Crawford, 71, of Appling, wife of Sammie L. Crawford, were held on Sat., May 11, at First Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Interment was in the church cemetery.
D.T. Brown Memorial Mortuary handled the arrangements.

Leo Grantham
Leo "Junior" Grantham, 71, of Appling, father of Mark Grantham, died on Thurs., May 9, 2013.
Graveside services were held on Mon., May 13, at Shiloh United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Curtis Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Wanda Hardin
Wanda Hardin, 89, of Thomson, entered into rest on Sat., May 11, 2013.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. on Mon., May 13, at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2:30 p.m. prior to the service at Curtis Funeral Home.

Tom Lamb
William Thomas "Tom" Lamb, 82, of Wrens, husband of Marian Reese Lamb, entered into rest on Sun., May 12, 2013.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wed., May 15, at James Funeral Home Chapel. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. on Tues., May 14, at the funeral home.

Robert Montgomery
Robert Owen Montgomery, 66, of Warrenton, died on Tues., May 7, 2013.
Graveside services were held on Fri., May 10, at Sallie Hill Cemetery.
Lowe Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Edith Stuckey
Edith Finch Stuckey, 77, of Martinez, wife of Edd Stuckey, died on Wed., May 8, 2013.
Funeral services were held on Sat., May 11, at Curtis Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens.
The family received friends on Fri., May 10, at the funeral home.

Chester Torrence
Funeral services for Chester M. "Shorty" Torrence, 55, of Wrens, husband of Lena Torrence, were held on Sun., May 12, 2013, at Peel Grove Baptist Church in Vidette. Interment was in the church cemetery.
Freeman Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

Alberto Valdes
Alberto Valdes, 58, of Thomson, Ga., entered into rest on May 8, 2013.
Graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. on Wed., May 15, at the Raytown Baptist Cemetery with Rev. Wade Palmer officiating.
Mr. Valdes lived in Wilkes and Taliaferro County, Ga. for many years before moving to Thomson 10 years ago. He was a Cattleman and an avid hunter. Mr. Valdes was a Catholic by faith.
Survivors include his wife, Nina Mullis Valdes; son, Albert Valdes; daughters, Ashley Valdes, Lauren Valdes and Teresita Valdes; and his father, Tito Valdes.
Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Road, Thomson, Ga., is in charge of arrangements.

Pat Winfree
Pat Clezell Winfree, 76, of Tignall, entered into rest on Sat., May 11, 2013.
Graveside services will be held on Tues., May 14, at 11 a.m. at South Harlem Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be held on Mon., May 13, from 6-8 p.m. at Starling Funeral Home.


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