News for Tuesday, March 29, 2005


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Mary Johnston

Mrs. Mary Lorena Reynolds Johnston of Commerce Road, Jefferson passed away March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, Georgia 706-367-5467

Carl Bramlett

Rev. Carl E. “Gene” Bramlett, age 72, of Winder, Georgia passed away March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-1361

Prakash Wadhwani

Prakash Kishinchand Wadhwani, age 60 of Atlanta, GA died Monday, March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30045.

Felicia Bierster

Felicia (GiGi) Bierster, age 68 of Duluth died March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home. 770-448-5757

Robert Beachy

Robert Gibson (Bob) Beachy died March 21, 2005/ Born July 19, 1923 to Myrtle Kitzmiller and Arthur Beachy, Philadelphia PA, attended Drexel and Villanova Univ. Enlisted 1942, served in the ...

Thomas Kalb

Mr. Thomas Anthony Kalb, age 56 of Lawrenceville, GA died March 26, 2005. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, Inc., Snellville Chapel. 770-979-3200

Jo Elizabeth Rowden

Jo Elizabeth Fox Rowden, age 85 of Lawrenceville died Tuesday, March 29, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 3:00 PM, Thursday, March 31, 2005 at The First Christian Church of ...

John Blankenship

Mr. John “Big John” Blankenship, age 70, of Buford, GA passed away on March 28, 2005. He was preceded in death by his son, William Ray Blankenship. Surviving ...

Brian Phillips

Brian Scott Phillips, age 31 of Duluth died March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home. 770-448-5757

James White

James Albert White, age 57, of Buford, GA died Monday, March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. 770-945-6924.

Jeanette Lafferty

Jeanette Bennett Lafferty, age 80 of Winder died March 28, 2005. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home of Winder. 770-867-4553

New calling for Jones

Todd Cline

Brock, Miller fighting to get old jobs back

ATHENS - Monday was a noteworthy day for veteran Georgia guards Josh Brock and Bartley Miller.

What others are saying

Media not watching humanitarian crisis The Manila Times, Philippines:

The drawbacks of being a gypsy


People Briefs

Celine Dion reveals new scent

World Briefs

Iraqi interior minister warns against protests

Fix baseball? Not as long as there's money

I have never seen an organization so intent on snatching defeat from the jaws of victory as baseball.

Post improves new Web site

After several weeks of construction and refinement, the Gwinnett Daily Post Web site is back with more online content, improved search capabilities and added subscriber services.

In brief


Mankind, courts poor judges of life, death

The Terri Schiavo case has been a perfect media storm and an object lesson.

Sports Calendar


Nation Briefs

Schiavo's parents plead anew for help

Rain postpones county track finals until today

The running finals of the Gwinnett County Track and Field Championships were pushed back to today due to bad weather.

Police Reports

Man hospitalized after going back into burning home

Prep Roundup: White's five goals key win for Buford girls

BUFORD - Morgan White scored five goals to lead the Buford girls soccer team to a 9-1 defeat of W.D. Mohammed on Monday night.