Dorothy Emily Buice Britt
Mrs. Dorothy Emily Buice Britt, 81, of McDonough, passed away March 5, 2008. She was born in Gwinnett County, to the late Hicks Bamon and Nannie Buena Wallace Buice. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Alfred Britt, in 1961, and by four sisters.
She served her country in the United States Air Force during WWII as an airplane mechanic. She retired from Williams Brothers Lumber and was a special-needs bus driver for Henry County. She was an avid bowler, who in her younger days, enjoyed riding her Harley-Davidson motorcycle. She enjoyed the outdoors, sports, and especially spending quality time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she loved dearly.
Survivors include her children, Eddie (Sandra) Britt, of McDonough; Cindy Halacy, of Utah; Gary (Sandy) Jones, of Hawaii; grandchildren, Josh ( Emily) Britt, Amber (Brian) Britt, Jenny Halacy, Holly Halacy, Danny Halacy, Dawn Jones, and Adrian Jones; eight great-grandchildren; brothers, Grover Buice, of Gwinnett, Leonard Buice, of Villa Rica, and Gid Buice of Gwinnett; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 8, at 2 p.m., from the Chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. The Rev. Gary Jenkins will officiate. Interment will follow at Melwood Cemetery. Friends may visit the family Friday from 6-9 p.m., at the funeral home. Contributions may be made to Henry County Special Olympics in memory of Dorothy Britt. Haisten Funeral Home - McDonough, Ga., (770) 914-8833, haistenfunerals.com.
Richard C. Adair
Mr. Richard C. Adair, 76, of Stockbridge, passed away March 6, 2008. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, (770) 210-2700.