Elmer Thomas Thrower, age 65 of Douglasville died May 31, 2013 at Tranquility Hospice in Austell. He is survived by his sister, Pat Thrower Foster of Canton, several nieces and nephews. A gathering of friends will be held 2:00 PM, Thursday, June 13, 2013 at his residence in Douglasville. ... Continue Reading.
Archives for May 2013
Dewey Harden Jackson, age 57 of Austell died Thursday, May 23, 2013 at his residence. A private scattering will be held at a later date. ... Continue Reading.
JoAnn Mock , 48, passed away on Thursday, May 23 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Savannah, Ga. on October 5, 1964. At a young age her family moved to Decatur, Alabama where she graduated from Austin High School. Eventually, her career brought her to Atlanta where she was employed for the last 15 years by RAM Partners as their system manager. JoAnn, above all, enjoyed spending time with her loving son Ryan, 10, and her family. Experiencing new restaurants, travel and a ... Continue Reading.
Bruce Bennett Blanch of Marietta, GA and Mortsdale, NSW Australia passed away in the early morning of May 19, 2013 at the age of 82 from an apparent heart attack. Bruce was predeceased by his parents, Keith Bennett Blanch and Edna Beatrice Williams Blanch. He was born April 24, 1931 in Sydney, NSW Australia, graduated from the University of Sydney (with honors), and worked for many years for Munich Reinsurance Company. He owned and ran Bruce Blanch Dance Studios in Sydney as a young man. ... Continue Reading.
Edward G. Rogers, age 70 of Dallas, GA died on May 18, 2013. He was cremated and private services were held. ... Continue Reading.
Deborah Kaye Nussmeyer, age 55 of Mableton died Monday, May 13 at Wellstar Cobb Hospital. In accordance with her wishes her body was cremated. A memorial service will be held at 2pm, Friday, May 17 at Rich Auditorium in Piedmont Hospital Atlanta. ... Continue Reading.
JoAnne Bohland-Housworth, age 46 of Conley, GA died May 10, 2013. A private service was held by the family to honor her life. ... Continue Reading.
David Lopez Torres of Acworth, Georgia died peacefully Tuesday morning, May 7, 2013, After fighting for his life for over a month. He died but died to live. He was 60 years of age and would have turned 61 on August 10th. He was born in Eden, Texas but later on moved to Georgia. David loved his family and friends and put them before any of his other priorities. When you hear the name "David" I hope you think of him and smile. If there was one thing he loved more than life itself it would have to ... Continue Reading.
Howard Skinner age 78, of Yorkville was born November 16, 1934 and passed away on Saturday, May 4, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of over 40 years, Nell Skinner; brothers Larry and his wife Ellanor Skinner of Yorkville and Charles and his wife, Donna Skinner of Delta, AL; sister Lucille Vinnings of Orlando, Florida and several nieces, nephews, grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Howard was the owner of Skinner ... Continue Reading.
Edward Ronald Smith, age 78 of Lilburn died Thursday, May 2, 2013. A private service will be held. ... Continue Reading.