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Mrs. Helen Sosby Jones

Mrs. Helen Sosby Jones, age 85, of McDonough, GA, passed away Wednesday, September 17, 2014.

Hervey Amick

Hervey W. Amick, of Stockbridge, WWII veteran, passed away on September 15, 2014.

Annie Ruth Ford

Mrs. Annie Ruth Ford, age 88, of McDonough, formerly of Jonesboro passed away September 11, 2014.

Winifred S Dunbar

Winifred S Dunbar, age 90, passed away Sep 8, 2014 in Tucker, GA.

Romeo Brock

Funeral Service for Mr. Romeo Brock born on December 19, 1938 and passed on September 11, 2014 will be held Monday, September 15, 2014, 1pm at Tara Garden Chapel, 681 N Ave., Jonesboro, GA.

Jerry Bridges Sr.

Jerry L. Bridges, Sr. age 72 of Locust Grove passed away September 10, 2014.

Arlene Henke

Arlene Henke of Morrow passed away on 9/3/14.

John Ryans

John Willie Ryans, 81, of Jonesboro, GA, passed away August 30, 2014.

Terri Cohilas

Terri Brown McCullough Cohilas, 57, of Morrow died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer.

Cynthia "Cindy" Albitus

Cynthia S. Albitus, Cindy, 57, of Fayetteville, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014.

Mrs. Betty Ruth Wesley

Mrs. Betty Ruth Wesley, age 85, of Jonesboro, passed away, August 27, 2014.

Cynthia "Cindy" Albitus

Cynthia S. Albitus, Cindy, 57, of Fayetteville, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014.

Mrs. Betty Ruth Wesley

Mrs. Betty Ruth Wesley, age 85, of Jonesboro, passed away, August 27, 2014.

Luther Jackson

Mr. Luther Jackson, 78, of 501 Circus St., Griffin, passed Thursday, August 21, 2014, at Brightmoor Hospice.

Marcelle Chatham

Mrs. Marcelle Chatham, age 93, of Jonesboro, passed away Sunday, August 24, 2014.

News Daily giving away NASCAR tickets

The Clayton News Daily and Henry Daily Herald are offering readers a chance to see auto racing's brightest stars at Atlanta Motor Speedway this weekend.

Cynthia "Cindy" Albitus

Cynthia S. Albitus, Cindy, 57, of Fayetteville, passed away Tuesday, August 19, 2014.

Neander Wilson

Mr. Neander Evanda Van Wilson, age 76 of McDonough, Georgia passed away August 16, 2014.

Rosa Lee Crumley

Rosa Lee Crumley, age 69, of Jonesboro passed away on Thursday, August 14, 2014.

Dorothy Thomassen

Dorothy Thomassen of Forest Park passed away on 8/19/14.

Robert DeMine, Sr.

Robert Martin DeMine, Sr., 80, of Brooks, passed away Thursday, August 21, 2014.

Sarah Odom

Mrs. Sarah Anne Odom, age 87, of Dunwoody, formerly of McDonough, passed away, August 16, 2014.

Shirley Ann Elders

Shirley Ann Elders, age 65, of Griffin, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at Emory Hospital.

Margaret Tarpley

Margaret K. Tarpley, 96, of Jonesboro, passed away Friday, August 15, 2014.

Sara Jones

Mrs. Sara S. Jones, age 95, of Griffin passed away August 10, 2014.

Mr. Guadalupe "Loop" Ybarra

Mr. Guadalupe Loop Ybarra age 64 of Jonesboro, Georgia passed away Wednesday August 6, 2014.

Jonesboro City Council schedules called meeting to review city clerk candidates

Jonesboro city clerk candidates will be considered during a called meeting of the Jonesboro City Council Tuesday.

Riverdale fire officials evacuate Utopian Academy on first day of school

Fire marshall Demetries Wells says school has not yet passed inspection

Utopian Academy students were evacuated from their classrooms and taken the school's gymnasium by Riverdale firefighters Monday morning because the school had not yet passed its inspection

Guadalupe "Loop" Ybarra

Mr. Guadalupe Loop Ybarra age 64 of Jonesboro, Georgia passed away Wednesday August 6, 2014.

Truett W. Crumley, Sr.

Truett W. Crumley, Sr., of Forest Park, passed away on August 3, 2014.

Bessie Macklem Harrington

Bessie Macklem Harrington of Riverdale, Georgia was born December 24, 1917 in Pontiac, MI; passed away July 30, 2014 surrounded by her family.

Spivey Hall, WABE announce details for Spivey Soirée Series

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World competition winner Jamie Barton among featured performers

Spivey Hall at Clayton State University has released details of the 2014 “Spivey Soirée” series airing on National Public Radio Atlanta affiliate WABE October through December.

Mary Lynberg

Mary Freeman Lynberg, an inspiration to all, took her spiritual journey home to her favorite husband, Norman T. Lynberg (deceased: 8-17-1997), on July 31, 2014.

William "Bill" Mayfield

William Asbury Bill Mayfield, 86,of McDonough, formerly of Rex, passed away July 29, 2014.

Tommie Montgomery Kemper Webb

Tommie Montgomery Kemper Webb, 96, formerly of Riverdale, GA and Merritt Island, FL, passed peacefully on July 22, 2014 in Lincoln, CA.

Donald Ray (Don) Wills

Donald Ray (Don) Wills of Forest Park passed away on July 22, 2014.

Carrolyn Sue Coleman

Carrolyn Sue Coleman, 62, of Riverdale, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2014 of pancreatic cancer.

Grace Helen Wilson

Grace Helen Wilson of Forest Park passed away on July 20, 2014.

Peggy Brown

Mrs Peggy C Brown age 78 of Jonesboro passes away July 15, 2014.

Tim Nuckolls

Tim Nuckolls, age 74, of Forest Park, passed away Wednesday, July 9, 2014.

Patricia Anouilh

Patricia Anouilh, of Forest Park, passed away on July 9, 2014.

George Long

George Michael Long, age 66, of LaFayette died Monday, July 07, 2014.

Mrs. Ruby L. Hall

Mrs. Ruby L. Hall was born December 28,1922 and passed away on July 8,2014 at the age of 91.

Jacqueline Cottrell

Charlotte Durham of Riverdale passed away on June 27, 2014.

Len West

Mr. Len Roland West, age 78, of Jonesboro, passed away, July 2, 2014.

Emmett Lee, Jr.

Emmett Lloyd Lee, Jr., 89, died peacefully Tuesday, July 1, at Southwest Christian Care hospice in Union City, GA

Paul Wells

Paul W. Wells age 88 of Hampton passed away July 1, 2014.

James "Jim" Cleveland

James E. Jim Cleveland, age 66, of Clayton, formerly of Lithonia and Covington, died, July 3, 2014.

Ellen Graham

Mrs. Ellen Driver Graham, 76, of Jonesboro, died Friday, June 27, 2014, at her home.

Ronald C. (Ron) McKemie

Mr. Ronald C. (Ron) McKemie, age 27 of Griffin, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014 at his residence.

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