Billie P. Kavadas, age 78, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 16th 2018 at home. She was born May 9th, 1940 in Perry, Iowa. She was a great mom, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, God­ mother, and friend. Billie spent the majority of her career in the travel industry, including owning her own travel agency. She was a proud member of the Daughters of Penelope. She loved spending time with family, socializing with friends, going to church, shopping and traveling the world! She was full of life and lived life to the fullest. She will be extremely missed by all. Billie was preceded by her parents, Theodore and Eva Pappas. She is survived by her brother, George Pappas, her sons, Alexi Kavadas (Vesta Joiner), Teddy Kavadas (Debbie Kavadas), her daughter, Stacie Hawkins (Jon Hawkins), her grandchildren, Jimmy Hawkins, Athena Hawkins, Aleksia Kavadas, and Nic Joiner, her great-grandchildren, Ethan, Hannah and Ryan, her God-children, Lakie Konidaris, Yianna Manolakis and Maria Konidaris. May her memory be eternal. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 2500 Clairmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329. Interment will follow at Gwinnett Memorial Park in Lawrenceville. The visitation will be held on Friday, May 18, 2018 from 5:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. with a prayer service at 7:00 P.M. at Wages and Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 1031 Lawrenceville Hwy., Lawrenceville, GA. 770-277-4550. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Cathedral, 2500 Clairmont Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329, in memory of Billie. Online condolences can be expressed at

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  1. May your memory be etenal Ms. Billie. Missing you slready. Always lovinf you and remembering you.

  2. May your memory be etenal Ms. Billie. Missing you slready. Always loving you and remembering you.

  3. I am sorry for your loss. God’s Word can help us endure when we are in great pain and grieving. Acts 24:15 gives a wonderful hope of a resurrection for those we have lost in death. We look forward to seeing them again in the near future. May the family receive peace and comfort from our dear Father.

  4. You will be missed dearly, Aunt Billie. I look forward to the day when we all get to see you again in heaven! We love you…
    Manny, Kim, Olivia & Ashley

  5. We are so deeply sorry for the loss of your mom. We always enjoyed her laughter and love . May God hold you all in the palm of his hand.
    With love, David and Suzie Howe .

  6. We are so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort continue to be with you and your family during this difficult time. We all look forward to a better future when death will be no more-Rev 21:4. Our prayers are with you.

  7. It can be difficult to see the brighter side of things when we are faced with these trials but god does promise us that we will have a ressurection and soon we will be reunited with our loved ones again my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family (acts 24:15)

  8. I am sorry for your loss and know that we will all miss the brightness and joy that Billie share with us all.

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