Obituary Information

Charles Eugene Peters
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Saundra "Sandy" Allman
Saundra Allman Saundra Allman, age 74 of Monroe, died on January 12, 2017. She was born in Seymour, IN on December 17, 1942 to Alfred Linne and Bonnie Johnson Linne. Mrs. Allman was preceded in death by her husband, the late Richard L. Allman; sons, the late Richard Allman, Jr. and Ryan Allman; grandson, the late PFC Daniel Joseph Allman, II; and brother, Daniel "Dan" Linne. Surviving members of the family are; daughters, Teresa Aaron of Monroe, Julie Mitchell of Monroe, Bonnie Rogers of Monroe; sons, Daniel Allman of Monroe, John Allman of Monroe, Bruce "Andy" Allman of Monroe; 16 wonderful grandchildren and 22 precious great grandchildren. A Rosary Service will be held on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at Meadows Funeral Home. A Funeral Mass will held on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Anna's Catholic Church, with Father Daniel Toof officiating. Interment will follow at Hill Haven Memory Gardens. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of the arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com
Dennis Lynch
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Van Coey Kitchens
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Annette Harper Wilkins
Annette Wilkins, 79, of Brookhaven, GA passed away January 9, 2017. Visitation and a celebration of her life will be held at the Meadows Funeral Home in Monroe, GA on Saturday January 14, 2017 at 11:00am. Annette was born in Madison, GA to Wyatt and Kathleen Harper on February 5, 1937. She was the youngest of five children including Otis Harper, Hershel Harper, Merle Harper Peters and Larry Richardson. She spent her life in restaurant hospitality tirelessly working and serving others. She was preceded in death by her husband Jim Wilkins and is survived by her son and daughter, Danny Echols and Lorraine Heninger along with her grandchildren Britannia Shannon and Christian Heninger. She will be remembered as a caring mother, a loving grandmother and a kind friend and neighbor. As a Christian woman, we know she has gone home and is now resting in His arms.
Annabella Tangredi
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Gladys Phillips Walls
Gladys Floy Phillips Walls, age 95, of Monroe, died on January 7, 2017. She was born in Walton County on December 22, 1921 to the late Minnie Shoemake Phillips and the late Emory Clarence Phillips. She was preceded in death by her husband, the late Ernest Hubert Walls, Sr. She is survived by her daughters, Lola Isbell of Athens, Becky Miner of Monroe; Jan Dover of Monroe; sons, Bo Walls of Cleveland, Bobby Jack Walls of Monroe; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. A Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 1:30 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Allen Whitley officiating. Interment followed at Bold Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, those desiring may make contributions to the Longleaf Hospice Foundation at 1132 Floyd St. Covington, GA 30014, or to St. Mary's Hospice House at St. Mary's Foundation (memo: Hospice House) 1230 Baxter St. Athens, GA 30306. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.
Howard Green
Howard Thomas Green Jr., 75, of Monroe, died peacefully, surrounded by his family on Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, at Meadows Funeral Home in Monroe. A funeral service will begin at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 9, at St. Anna?s Catholic Church. A graveside service with full military honors will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens in Monroe, with a reception following at the church hall. Born April 3, 1941, in the Youth community to Howard Thomas Green Sr. and Stella Hudson Green, he was raised on a farm and taught the value of hard work and thrift. His dear mother affectionately called him Sonny, as did his family and classmates. He graduated from Loganville High School in 1959 and immediately enlisted in the United States Air Force. He completed basic training at Lackland Air Force Base, Texas and received his Aircraft Maintenance Technician Certification at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas. He was stationed at the 1858th Facility Checkflight at Bovingdon, England, and the Air Force Communications Services at RAF Mildenhall, England. While stationed there, he met and married his cherished bride, Patricia Sharkey. He was honorably discharged from the Air Force, returned home and enlisted full-time in the Georgia Army National Guard. He served in the headquarters of the 4th Battalion, 121st Infantry, in Monroe, and then was assigned to the 3rd Brigade, 48th Armored Division, in Winder. He served in the 1140th Transportation Company in Lawrenceville, then the headquarters of 151st Aviation and Security Support Battalion in Winder. He was assigned to headquarters, State Area Command, in Atlanta, and the 78th Troop Command in Decatur. He finished his career as foreman of Organizational Maintenance Shop 8 in Winder. He retired after 42 years of service at the rank of Chief Warrant Officer 4 in 1994. His work impacted the careers of hundreds of young soldiers and he was known and respected throughout the Georgia National Guard. His awards include the Meritorious Service Medal; the Army Commendation Medal with two Oak Leaf Clusters; the Army Good Conduct Medal; the Army Reserve Component Achievement Medal with four Oak Leaf Clusters; the National Defense Service Medal; the Armed Forces Reserve Medal with gold hourglass device; the Army Service Ribbon; the Army Reserve Components Overseas Training Ribbon, for his role in training NATO forces in Norway; the Georgia National Guard Commendation Medal; the Georgia Selected Reserve Force Ribbon; the Georgia Olympic Ribbon, for his role in deploying 10,000 National Guardsmen to support the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games; the Georgia Humanitarian Service Ribbon; the Georgia Service Medal; and the Georgia Active Duty Ribbon. He was strongly committed to serving Walton County, where generations of his family have lived since the late 1700s. He was a member of Lions International in Monroe for 40 years where he served multiple terms as club president, secretary and treasurer, and he served as zone chairman for District 18D. He received the Lion of the Year award numerous times and was honored by the club with the Melvin Jones Fellowship. He was a member of the board of directors of the Walton County Chapter of the American Red Cross and served on the Monroe-Walton County Airport Authority during the renovation and extension of the airport runway. He was a member of the Walton County Board of Appeals and was a chief polling official for the Walton County Board of Elections. In spite of his many career accomplishments and civic achievements, he regarded his most important mission to be as a husband, father and grandfather. He was the beloved center of his family, devoted to his wife, Patricia, with whom he celebrated 54 years of marriage on December 29. He was dearly loved by his son, Gregory Green, and daughters and son-in-law Angela and Greg Yarman, and Danielle Green, of Monroe, and his brother Phil Green, of Loganville. He was most proud to be PopPop to his grandsons, Christopher and Daniel Yarman, and set his schedule around picking them up from school each day. He took pride in teaching them auto-mechanics, carpentry and other important lessons. He enjoyed a good joke or a clever gag, and showed his amusement with a wry smile. In his younger days, he enjoyed hunting, fishing and riding his motorcycle. He was an avid follower of national news and politics and enjoyed visiting with neighbors, classmates and fellow National Guard retirees. Contributions may be made to the St. Anna's Catholic Church Building Fund, United Way of Walton County, Communities In Schools of Walton County or the Georgia Lions Lighthouse.
Terry Meadows
Terry Don Meadows, age 63, died on December 30, 2016. He was born in Walton County on May 26, 1953, to the late Evelyn Stepp Meadows and the late Tom Watson Meadows. Surviving are: sisters and brother in law, Deborah and Bruce Cason of Monroe; Renee Lewis of Monroe; brother, Jerry Meadows of Monroe; several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews. A funeral service was held on Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at 2:00 pm in the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Draper and Rev. Tracey Sever officiating. Interment followed at Campton United Methodist Church Cemetery. Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com.
Tommy Evans
Thomas (Tommy) Felton Evans Thomas (Tommy) Felton Evans, age 56 of St. Augustine, FL, passed away at his residence on December 26, 2016. He was born in Walton County on August 21, 1960 to the late Gary Felton Evans and Shirley Ann Dailey Evans. He was preceded in death by his father, the late Gary Felton Evans. Surviving are: his beloved mother, Shirley Ann Evans; sister, PaMelia Evans; grandmother, Montine Dailey, Five aunts, two uncles, and numerous cousins. Tommy graduated from MACHS, and afterward he enlisted in the Navy, where he served for two years in Aviation Electronics. He was a businessman through his life after he served his country in the Navy. He enjoyed fishing very much, even on the rough water days. In his last fifteen years, he was struggling with kidney failure and had to undergo dialysis; while hoping for a kidney to become available for transplant. Funeral Services were held on Monday, January 2nd at 2:00 Pm at the Chapel of Meadows Funeral Home with the Rev. John King officiating. Interment followed at Dailey Cemetery. Please sign the guestbook online at www.meadowsfuneralhomeinc.com Meadows Funeral Home, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.