Robert M. (Bob) Mamula


Robert M. (Bob) Mamula, age 62, of McDonough died Monday, July 7, 2003.

Mr. Mamula was currently an Analyst with the IRS, an avid woodworker, retired from the U.S. Army after 20 years of service, a member of the McDonough Presbyterian Church, and a devoted family man.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 11 in the Chapel of Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors with the Rev. Dudley Rose officiating.

Survivors include his wife, Susan; children, Debbie Mamula and Robert Mamula Jr., both of Texas, and Sarah Greene of Georgia; grandchildren, Cherie Richardson of Kansas, Zachary Bohl, Matthew Bohl, Zoe Mamula, and Grace Mamula, all of Texas, and Meredith Greene and Ashley Greene of Georgia; siblings, Nancy Vaughan of Delaware, Susan Campbell of Pennsylvania, and Thomas M. Mamula of California.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home today and Thursday, July 10 from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make donations to the American Heart Association or American Cancer Society.

Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at .

Cannon-Cleveland Funeral Directors, McDonough is in charge of arrangements. (770) 914-1414.

Wilma Sanford Riddle


Mrs. Wilma Sanford Riddle, age 60, of McDonough and formerly of Maryville, Tenn. passed away Monday, July 7, 2003, of lupus-related illnesses.

Wilma was born Dec. 27, 1942, in Riverside, Calif., daughter of Harold and Bonnie Sanford. She earned a bachelor's degree in 1964 at the University of Tennessee, a master's degree in education at Georgia State University in 1975, and an add on certification in guidance and counseling from West Georgia College in 1980. Wilma worked for the Clayton County School System from 1966 through 1989, until she had to retire in 1990 due to serious illness. She worked as a teacher, librarian, and Junior High School Counselor. Wilma was named Clayton County Junior High School Counselor of the Year in 1989. She was a member of Salem Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, July 10 in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home with the Rev. Dan McKay officiating. The body will be cremated and a private burial will be held later in Maryville, Tenn.

Survivors include her husband, Bob Riddle; son and daughter-in-law, Neil and Hae Young Riddle of Leavenworth, Kan.; daughter, Niki Mitchell of McDonough; ex-son-in-law, Ricky Mitchell of McDonough; grandchildren, Cori, Leslie, and Elizabeth Riddle of Leavenworth, Kan., and Gavin Mitchell of McDonough; mother, Bonnie Sanford of Maryville, Tenn.; sisters, Shirley Whisman of Knoxville, Tenn., and Carol Coffey of Powell, Tenn.; brothers, Don Sanford of Anderson, Ind. and Terry and Jeff Sanford of Maryville, Tenn.; aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, those who wish may make donations to the J. McClure Lupus Treatment Center, 5555 Peachtree-Dunwoody Road, Atlanta, Ga. 30343.

Haisten Funeral Home, McDonough is in charge of arrangements. (770) 914-8833.