Updated: General William J. Livsey dead at 85

[Updated at 4:20 p.m., 6-20-2016] Fayetteville resident and retired U.S. Army General William J. Livsey died Saturday, according to staff at Mowell Funeral Home in Fayetteville. Livsey turned 85 on June 8. Further details about Livsey’s death were not immediately available Monday morning. Updates are expected later in the day. A Clarkston native, Livsey was…

County elections chief terminated

Fayette County Elections & Voter Registration Department Head Tom Sawyer has been terminated for performance-related issues, according to county and elections board officials. County Administrator Steve Rapson and Elections Board Chairman Darryl Hicks confirmed Sawyer was officially let go after an elections board specially-called meeting late Tuesday afternoon. “It was effective immediately,” Hicks said. “It…

Darryl Royce Chaney

Darryl Royce Chaney passed away on Tuesday, June 14th at Southwest Christian Care after a long battle with cancer. He was born in Atlanta, GA, on September 5, 1945. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Gay Lambert Chaney; daughter, Christi Gray (John); son, Dee Chaney; brother, Dale S. Chaney; sister, Doe C….

Robert Kyzer

Robert Kyzer, 91, of Fayetteville, passed away on June 12, 2016.  He was a World War II Veteran, serving in the US Army. Robert was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years June Coxwell Kyzer, son-in-law Steve Gable, parents Robert & Viola Kyzer, Sr., and 14 brothers and sisters.  He is survived by…

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