News for Monday, November 10, 2008

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June Butler

June Butler, age 73, of Monroe, GA, passed away November 7, 2008. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home Monroe Chapel 770-267-2594

Angie Little

Mrs. Angie Little, age 33, of Bethlehem, GA, passed away November 8, 2008. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home 770-867-1361

Charles Truett

Charles Eugene Truett, age 60, of Snellville, GA, passed away November 6, 2008. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel 770-979-5010

Glenda Dubose

Glenda Faye DuBose, age 66, of Lilburn, GA, passed away November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200

Anne Davis

Anne B. Davis, age 79, of Monroe, GA, formerly of Stone Mountain, GA, passed away November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200

Amy Sherwood

Amy Dodd Sherwood, age 87 of Gainesville, Georgia, died Saturday, November 8, 2008 after an extended illness. Funeral Service will be held Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 11:00 AM at ...

Nena Mcdougald

Mrs. Nena Mae McDougald, age 95, of Commerce GA, formerly of Winder, GA, passed away November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Carter Funeral Home 770-867-1361

Ethel Keller

Ethel Virginia Keller, age 90, of Buford, GA, passed away Monday, November 10, 2008, Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-962-3100

Raichelamma Mathew

Raichelamma Philipose Mathew, age 64, of Norcross, GA, passed away Sunday, November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Lawrenceville Chapel 770-962-3100

Gaynelle Hardy

Gaynelle Riley Hardy, age 70, of Norcross, GA, entered into eternal rest on November 9, 2008. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 11:00 am at Crowell ...

Jeffery Yero

147;JEFF” Jeffery “Jeff” Michael Yero, age 57, of Snellville, GA, passed away Sunday, November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Horis A. Ward Stone Mountain Chapel 770/381-5722

Judy Cain

Judy Ann Cain, age 65, of Lilburn, GA, passed away, Sunday, November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel 770-945-6924

Willie Smith

Mrs. Willie Strickland Smith, 81, a native of Dacula, and a longtime resident of Decatur, died Sunday, November 9, 2008. Surviving are her sons, Wesley H. Smith, Dewey V. Smith ...

Truman Hughes

147;COWBOY” Mr. Truman Edward “Cowboy” Hughes, age 84, of Grayson, GA, died November 9, 2008 from complications of Emphysema. He is survived by his wife of ...

Sharon Ashley

Ms. Sharon Odom Ashley, age 61, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Friday, November 7, 2008. Service and Arrangements by Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...

Waymon Gray

Waymon Odell Gray, age 62, of Lilburn, GA, passed away Sunday, November 9, 2008. Arrangements by Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel 770-564-2726

Circuit City files for Chapter 11 protection

NEW YORK - Circuit City Stores has filed for bankruptcy about a week after it said it would close 20 percent of its stores.

Youngster fights rare disease with courage

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Obama to get his first look at the Oval Office

WASHINGTON - Barack Obama has never set foot in the Oval Office. Talk about making an entrance.

The Blitz: It's playoff time

Can you believe it? They regular season is over and the playoffs are here. I'm going to give you a quick look at Gwinnet's first round playoff matchups. In Class AAAAA, Region 8 and Region 7 meet in the first round, so that means we're going to lose four Gwinnett teams. It sort of stinks that Gwinnett teams meet in the first round when the best football in the state is played here. But what can you do? That's how the brackets fall.

People Helping People: Family traditions and the gift of giving

The holiday season is a magical time when we search our hearts and think of those who are dear to us, those we love and those who have made a positive impact in our lives. It's a busy season; there is much to be done and time is of the essence.