Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The funeral will take place at the Loganville Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home. A private burial for the family will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens, Snellville.
Wednesday, April 17
Ray Nunley, age 69 of Loganville, passed away on Tuesday, April 16, 2013. Funeral Services will be held at 3:30 PM on Friday, April 19, 2013 in the Chapel of Tim Stewart Funeral Home, Loganville. Bill Jones, Mark Kiddoo, and Chris Yancey will officiate. A private burial for family only will follow at Eternal Hills Memory Gardens, Snellville. Mr. Nunley had been the Mayor for Loganville for 5 years. He was past President of Walton Municipal Association and a previous city council member. Mr. Nunley had been in public service for 8 years and had received the Public Servant of the Year award in 2010. He was President of Nunley Contracting Co, Inc. since 1978 and loved showing prize winning cutting horses and was a member of the AQHA and …
Friday, February 8, 2013
Visitation scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, at Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home.
Friday, February 8
Michael Scott Hudgens, 64, of Duluth, a philanthropist and son of the late Gwinnett developer Scott Hudgens Jr., passed away Feb. 6. The family will receive friends Friday, Feb. 8, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Crowell Brothers Peachtree Chapel Funeral Home, 5051 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Norcross/Peachtree Corners. Mr. Hudgens attended the University of Georgia and was a retired U.S. Army Veteran. He enjoyed his family, being with friends and working on the family farm, where he spent most of his time. An avid NASCAR fan, he also enjoyed spending time at his home on the lake. Mr. Hudgens was preceded in death by his father; his brother, Mark R. Hudgens; and sister, Marcia Duggan. He is survived by his mother, Jacqueline Hudgens of Duluth; brother…
Friday, January 25, 2013
The co-founder, co-chairman and co-executive director of Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth passed away unexpectedly Tuesday. A reception and funeral service are scheduled at Peachtree Christian Church in Atlanta Saturday.
Friday, January 25
William (Bill) N. Todd Sr., co-founder, co-chairman and co-executive director of Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, will be remembered at a reception at Peachtree Christian Church in Atlanta from 1 to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26. Todd passed away unexpectedly on Jan. 22. A funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the church located at 1580 Peachtree St. NW. Burial will follow at 3 p.m. at Westview Cemetery, 1680 Westview Drive SW, in Atlanta. Todd was born in Sandersville, GA. After his graduation from Emory University in 1952, where he was a member of the Emory Glee Club and the Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, he served a two-year tour of duty in the U.S. Army. He walked rice patties in Korea with his fellow soldiers in an effort to …
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
The World's Oldest Woman, Besse Cooper of Monroe, died Tuesday at the age of 116.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
This article originated on Monroe Patch MONROE, Ga. -- The family of the world's oldest woman, Besse Cooper of Monroe, confirmed that she died Tuesday. Cooper turned 116 on Aug. 26, 2012. A bridge on New Hope Church Road in the community of Between was dedicated to her in the summer. Cooper moved to the community in 1917 at the end of World War I. She taught at a little two-room school just up the road from the bridge that now bears her name. Cooper was reported to attribute her longevity to “minding her own business and not eating junk food,” although she also reportedly quipped to her grandson that she thought she should be given a box of chocolates when she first learned she had become the world’s oldest living person. According to …
Longtime Norcross resident died Sunday, Dec. 2 at the age of 84.
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Reuben A. “Junior” Gant, 84, of Norcross, passed away Dec. 2, 2012. Mr. Gant, a U.S. Army veteran, was a member of Norcross First Baptist Church for 70 years. He served on the Norcross City Council for 16 years and was a member of the Norcross Masonic Lodge No. 227 FA&M for 60 years. Mr. Gramt was the fire chief for the city of Norcross Volunteer Fire Department, and he always wanted what was best for the city of Norcross. He was an avid fisherman and camper. He loved his grandkids, great-grandkids and enjoyed helping and teaching folks. Read the full article on Norcross Patch. Information was provided courtesy of Crowell Brothers Funeral Home.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
The investigation into the death of the 17-year-old Valdosta State student from Lawrenceville, Ga. continues.
Family and friends planned to celebrate Jasmine Cathleen Benjamin's 18th birthday on Saturday. Instead, they will say their final goodbyes to her on Thursday evening. Her funeral will be held at 5pm at Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Home’s Gwinnett Chapel, 914 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville. Viewing hours are Wednesday until 7pm. Benjamin was found dead in a study room at Valdosta State College, where the 17-year-old was a freshman, on Sunday, Nov. 18. The young woman's parents told CBS Atlanta they have hired Lawrenceville-based private investigator Robin Martinelli in hopes of generating new leads and finding a suspect. “We have started an investigation where we are finding anything on social media, and that’s where we need your help. …
Thursday, September 6, 2012
She will be laid to rest on Saturday, Sept. 8, in Cumming, Ga.
The vewing and funeral for Hannah Rinehart, wife of South Gwinnett math teacher Mark Rinehart, will be this Saturday. There will be two viewings. The first is from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday, and the second will be from 9 to 11:45 am on Saturday at the Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming, Ga., located at 210 Ingram Avenue. The funeral service is at 1 p.m. at North Lanier Baptist Church, also in Cumming, at 829 Atlanta Highway. Please visit www.hannahrinehart.org as more details will be made available. For further reading:
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
After a months-long battle, Hannah Rinehart died this morning at 4:15.
Hannah Rinehart, wife of South Gwinnett math teacher Mark Rinehart, passed away this morning at 4:15 a.m. "She is celebrating," Mark wrote on a Facebook page in her honor, "and I am thankful for God allowing me to have the privilege of being her husband while she was here on this Earth. Family was present, and when Hannah was ready to go, she left quickly." Hannah contracted a bacterial infection the last weekend of June which resulted in blood poisoning. Complications led to the amputations of both hands and feet. Read more on Snellville Patch