News for Sunday, May 29, 2011

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Memorial Day comes as troops fight in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan -- U.S. troops fighting in Afghanistan paused Monday to remember the fallen in Memorial Day services, as a war nearly a decade old trudges on.

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Two late goals doom Silverbacks on road

CARY, N.C. — The last-place Silverbacks hung with the first-place RailHawks for 80 minutes Saturday, both teams failing to score for most of the game.

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LARSON: Gwinnett Museum makes every day Memorial Day

For Paul Pickard, every day is Memorial Day. As Director of the Veterans Memorial Museum at the Gwinnett Historic Courthouse, Pickard who is retired from the Air Force, is one of about 20 volunteers who keep our military history alive.

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Larry Mundy

Mr. Larry C. Mundy, age 62, of Auburn, GA passed away on Friday, May 27, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Curtis and Louise Phillips Mundy; and ...

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George Bridges

Bridges, George D. of Duluth, Georgia passed away May 27, 2011. In the purest sense, George Bridges was an ordinary man … who did extraordinary things. Born in Franklin, Indiana ...

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Mary Lee Leineweber

On Tuesday, May 17, 2011, Mary Lee Leineweber, age 47, left this earth for heaven. She was born in Decatur, GA and lived in Atlanta most of her life though ...

Nancy Brown

Nancy Sue Brown, age 65 of Monroe, GA passed away May 27, 2011. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel, 770-867-4553

Daniel Cole

Mr. Daniel C. "Dan" Cole, age 85 of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2011. Service and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory ...

Phillip Hannahs

Phillip Hannahs, age 46 of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, May 26, 2011. Service and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford, GA ...

Jerry Lee Abernathy

Jerry Lee Abernathy, age 61 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, May 27, 2011. Service and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...

William Kimsey

William Curtis Kimsey, 90 of Lawrenceville, passed away May 27, 2011. He is preceded in death by his wife Betty Mae Etheridge Kimsey. He is survived by his daughter, Colleen ...

Camille Gibbons

Mrs. Camille Alaback Gibbons, 93, of Fletcher, NC, died peacefully May 12, 2011. Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors and Cremation Memorial Center in Hendersonville, NC is in charge of ...

Mary Ann Massi

Mary Ann Massi, age 84 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, May 27, 2011. Service and Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory of Buford ...

Doris Phillips

Doris Wood Phillips age 88, of Snellville, GA passed away on Saturday, May 28, 2011. She was preceded in death by her spouse Ray C. Wood, Sr., granddaughter, Rita Wood ...

Retha Brown

Retha Virginia Brown, age 80 of Winder, GA passed away May 27, 2011. Arrangements by Smith Funeral Home Memory Chapel, 770-867-4553

Earl Hudspeth

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Earl Reid Hudspeth, 79 of Jefferson, Ga. who passed away Friday, May 27, 2011. Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson in charge of arrangements ...

Hollis Ewing, Sr.

Mr. Jerrill Hollis Ewing, Sr., age 92 of Snellville, died Friday, May 27, 2011. He was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie Ruth Ewing. He is survived by his ...

Mary Oaks

Mary Oaks, age 77, of Bethlehem, GA passed away May 27, 2011. Arrangements by Wages & Sons Gwinnett Chapel, 770-277-4550.

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