Betty S. Thrasher, 87 of Roswell

Betty S. Thrasher

Betty S. Thrasher, 87 of Roswell, died Monday, March 10, 2014.

She was born on Aug 29, 1926, in Anniston, Ala. She was of the Methodist faith and a member of Alpharetta First United Methodist Church.

Betty is survived by her husband, C.B. Lawrence of Roswell, two daughters: Lynn Stephens and husband Gary of Ellijay, and Peggy Janowiak of Roswell, two sons: Cliff S. Thrasher and wife Sumi of Roswell and Glen C. Thrasher of Roswell, two grandchildren: Amy Jones and Nicholas Thrasher, two great-grandsons, sister: Carolyn Nelson, of St. Petersburg, Fla. and several nieces and nephews. Read More»

Robert Boyd of Fayetteville

Mr. Robert Boyd of Fayetteville passed away March 6, 2014.

He is survived by his wife, Judith Sanders Boyd of Fayetteville; daughter, Kimberly Williams and her husband Ty of Marietta; sister, Bonnie Gaffney and her husband Syd of New Port Richey, Fla.; grandchildren, Jessica Williams and Amber Dowell and great grandchildren, Alexis and Hailey Tidwell. Read More»

Kyle Trahan memorial

Kyle Trahan

Kyle Trahan was born in Amersfoort, Netherlands on July 3, 1988 to parents Brent and Kathy.

He grew up in Peachtree City, Ga., along with his brother Benjamin, and sisters, Jennifer and Nicole. He loved to skateboard and rollerblade, playing street hockey with his family and friends. Kyle played football for the Peachtree City Packers and Rising Starr Middle School, and also wrestled for Rising Starr. Kyle graduated from Starrs Mill High School in 2007, and from Southern Polytechnic State University in 2013, with a degree in Industrial Engineering. Read More»

Maxine Bernice Vogel, age 92

Maxine Bernice Vogel

On March 1, 2014 Maxine Bernice Vogel passed peacefully in her sleep. She was 92. Born to Clyde and Fairy (McFarland) Hall June 22, 1921 in Huntington, Ind.. Maxine was the only sister in the family that included Doyle, James, Dick and Dean Hall.

Maxine grew up on a farm. Her responsibilities were the same as her brothers; attending to animal and farming chores. After passing by two years of school, she graduated early from Huntington Township High School. Pursuing work at the age of 16, she took a job as a telephone operator at Indiana Bell in Marion, Ind. Read More»

Charles Mulvenna of Newnan

Charles Mulvenna

Mr. Charles Mulvenna of Newnan, Ga., returned to the Lord on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, after a long and courageous battle with Leukemia complicated by Parkinson's disease. He was 82.

Charles was born in Kearny N.J. to Charles A. Mulvenna and Alice Wallace. The family returned to their native land of Scotland where they resided until 1949 when Charles and his sister came back to the United States. They were later joined by their three brothers and parents. Read More»

Garry Allen Dailey, 78, of Peachtree City

Garry Allen Dailey, 78, of Peachtree City, Ga. died Monday March 3rd at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta, Ga. He was born June 1st, 1935, in Fargo, N.D., the oldest of three children born to Stanley and Lillian (Hendrickson) Dailey. He grew up in Fargo and raised his family in Moorhead, Minn. Read More»

William Michael Dawkins, 63, of Fayetteville

William "Mike" Michael Dawkins, 63, of Fayetteville, passed away March 3, 2014.

He is survived by his wife Janet Dawkins of Fayetteville; mother Addie Dawkins of Pinehurst, N.C.; son William "Scooter" Michael Dawkins, Jr. of Atlanta; daughter Wendy & husband Todd Carter of Loganville; grandchildren Blake, Brennan, and Brantley Carter; brothers John and Tom; sisters Sylvia and Jenny; as well as nieces & nephews. Read More»

Theodore Charles Freeman, 85, of Peachtree City

Theodore Charles Freeman

Mr. Theodore (Ted) Charles Freeman (85) of Peachtree City, Ga. passed away on February 20, 2014. Ted was born May 20, 1928 and grew up in Muskegon, Mich. with six brothers and sisters. While serving in the US Army he shared his knowledge of the printing industry with disabled Veterans. He moved to Southern California where he married his wife Millie and raised their three children. In December of 1992, after working 50 plus years in the printing business, they moved to Peachtree City to enjoy retirement. Ted loved golfing and playing cards with his grandchildren, family and friends. Read More»

Gail Wasson Lyle, age 55, of Marietta,

Mrs. Gail Wasson Lyle, age 55, of Marietta, passed away Wednesday, February 26.

A celebration of her life will be held 3 p.m. Sunday, March 9 in the sanctuary of the First United Methodist Church of Smyrna followed by a reception of family and friends in the fellowship hall. Read More»

Dolores Cason Grimes, 83, of Sharpsburg

Dolores Cason Grimes, 83, of Sharpsburg, passed away February 26, 2014.

She graduated from Winthrop College in Rock Hill, S.C. and was a retired math teacher from Haralson County School System. She was a member of Peachtree City First Baptist Church.

She is survived by her sons Kevin and his wife, Jill Grimes of Sharpsburg and Brian Grimes of Douglasville; grandchildren Tiffany and Ashley Grimes of Sharpsburg; sister Charlene and her husband Donald Smith of Tallapoosa; brother Lindy and his wife Betty Cason of Dallas, Ga. and several nieces and nephews. Read More»