Local Obits for Mon. Jan 12th, 2009
Lela Thomas, age 67 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Monday, January 12, 2009 at her residence. Services are pending and will be announced. Online condolences may be expressed at w ...
Bobbie Nell Bryant, age 72, of Bolding Road, Flowery Branch, GA, passed away Monday, January 12, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
Caroline Flanders Turner, 79, of Gainesville died January11, 2009.Caroline grew up in Swainsboro, GA and graduated from BrenauCollege in 1949. She was a member of Phi Mu sorority w ...
James Delma Allison, age 80, of Jones Circle, Gainesville, GA, passed away Monday, January 12, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Natalie Wolfson (nee Brandwein) a native Chicagoan, passed away on January 11th in Atlanta after a short illness. Natalie, who also lived in Hilton Head and Atlanta, was preceded ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. William (Bill) Jack Mize, age 83 of Sautee. Mr. Mize passed away Monday, January 12, 2009 at his residence following ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.