News for Monday, December 27, 2010

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Walter J. Hennebaul, Jr.

WALTER Mr. Walter J. Hennebaul, Jr., age 70, of Lilburn, GA passed away on Monday, December 20, 2010. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Hope Lauren Hennebaul; parents ...

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Geraldine George

Geraldine "Jerry" George (Fernandez), 71, of Westerville, Ohio, went onto heaven December 23, 2010, at home surrounded by her children and family. She was born March 25, 1939, in Columbus ...

Howard Mcdaniel

Mr. Howard "John" McDaniel, age 82, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, December 25 2010. He was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years Bertie Mae McDaniel ...

Joe Davis

Mr. Joe William "Dub" Davis, age 87 of Pendergrass, GA who passed away on December 26, 2010. Arrangements by Evans Funeral Home of Jefferson, 706-367-5467. www.evansfuneralhomeinc.com

Kathleen Robertson

Mrs. Kathleen Cagle Robertson, age 67, of Dacula, GA passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Robertson; daughter, Julie Ann Worley ...

Julia Jones De La Fuente

Mrs. Julia Jones De La Fuente, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 22, 2010. She is preceded in death by her son, Barry Paul Martin. She ...

Robert Mitchell

BOB" Robert "Bob" Mitchell, age 72 of Lawrenceville, passed away Friday, December 24, 2010. A memorial service will be held 5 PM Friday, December 31, 2010 in the Lawrenceville Chapel ...

Glen Bostwick

Glen Wilmot Bostwick, age 88, of Duluth, GA, previously Atlanta, GA, passed away on Friday, December 17, 2010 after fighting a battle with pneumonia and lung cancer. Glen grew up ...

Kenneth Hayes

Kenneth Talmadge "Gabby" Hayes age 77 of Hiawassee passed away, Saturday, December 25, 2010. Funeral services will be held 1 PM, Thursday, December 30, 2010 in the Lawrenceville Chapel of ...

Claudine Johnson

Claudine Wade Johnson, age 71 of Grayson, GA, passed away on Sunday, December 26, 2010. She is survived by her son and daughter in law, Anthony (A.J.) and Tammy Johnson ...

Philip Richtscheidt

Philip Richtscheidt age 92 of Duluth, passed away December 18, 2010. Arrangements by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Snellville Chapel, 770-979-5010 www.stewartfh.com

Henry Janssen

Mr. Henry John Janssen, age 58 of Buford, GA passed away December 25, 2010. Service and Arrangements will be announced later by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and ...

Larry Graham

Larry Graham, age 60, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, December 27, 2010. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home and Cemetery, 770-967-5555

James Karwisch

James Karwisch, age 98 of Doraville, formerly of Norcross, died December 23, 2010. Arrangements are pending with Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Duluth Chapel 770-476-2535.

Jacquetta Heard

Jacquetta Thrasher Heard, age 87 of Buford, GA died Sunday, December 26, 2010. Arrangements by Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. 770-945-6924, www.hamiltonmillchapel.com

Sean Clancy

Sean Michael Clancy, age 33, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away December 23, 2010. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550.

Johnny Hamrick

Johnny Hamrick, age 75 of Lavonia, Georgia passed away December 27, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC Lawrenceville Chapel, 770-963-2411

Willie Fulcher

Willie C. Fulcher age 85 of Loganville passed away Saturday, December 25, 2010. Funeral services will be held 11 AM Tuesday, December 28, 2010 in the Loganville Chapel of Tim ...

Robert Whitmer

BOB" Mr. Robert "Bob" Madole Whitmer, age 84, of Snellville, GA went to be with his lord and savior on Sunday, December, 26, 2010. He is survived by his devoted ...

Ilse Brown

Ilse Brown, age 80, of Jonesboro, Georgia passed away December 25, 2010. Arrangements by Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, Snellville 770-979-3200.

Michael Hutchins

Michael A. Hutchins, age 65, of Monroe, died Saturday, December 25, 2010. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at Bill Head Funeral Home ...

G. H. Hammond

Bishop G. H. Hammond, age 89, of Statham, GA passed away December 24, 2010. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home, 770-867-4553

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Local man writes book to help others with car buying process

Tywone Thomas doesn't sell cars, but he helps people buy them.

WORLD IN BRIEF: Russian tycoon Khodorkovsky found guilty

Russian tycoon Khodorkovsky found guilty

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Daughter, 21, gets arm amputated after struggle

WINDER — The pregnant daughter of a lieutenant in the Barrow County fire department had her arm amputated after a Christmas afternoon struggle over the hunting rifle he reportedly threatened to turn on himself, officials said Monday.

PREP ROUNDUP: Pats knock off ranked 'Bama squad

PANAMA CITY, Fla. — Yonel Brown’s 23 points led Berkmar to a 63-53 victory over Pleasant Grove, the No. 4-ranked team in Alabama, at the Bay Invitational on Monday in Panama City, Fla.

PEOPLE IN BRIEF: Teen charged in break-in at Tyler Perry's

Teen charged in break-in at Tyler Perry’s

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Gladiators still mired in record skid

DULUTH — After the Gwinnett Gladiators’ losing skid hit a franchise-record 11th game, head coach Jeff Pyle acknowledged the need for more depth.

Hawks still not clicking on offense

DULUTH — Winners of consecutive games only twice this season, Mill Creek’s girls would love a three-game mini-streak to gain momentum.

Three children taken to hospital after duplex fire

BUFORD — Three children were taken to the hospital for evaluation after a fire broke out in the bathroom of their Buford duplex early Monday morning.

FIRE BRIEFS: Improper ash disposal causes fire

Improper ash disposal causes fire

NATION IN BRIEF: Ariz. strip club shooting leaves 2 dead, 2 injured

Ariz. strip club shooting leaves 2 dead, 2 injured

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