Local Obits for Sat. Oct 31st, 2009
Funeral services for Lucille Verner Alley, age 100, will be held on Sunday, November 1, 2009, at 4:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Don McClain and Rev. Charles Black ...
Mr. Charles Collins Foster IV, of Gainesville, Georgia, died on October 31, 2009. He was a former co-owner and operator of Roswell Funeral Home. Mr. Foster was preceded in death by ...
Mr. George Wilson Brown, age 78 of Alpharetta, passed away Saturday, October 31, 2009. Mr. Brown was a member of Cross Plains Baptist Church and was owner of Brown's Greenhous ...
Dessie Ridley Lunsford, age 90 died on October 31, 2009. She was born and raised in Lumpkin County. After marriage, she and her husband lived in Suches, Georgia and raised their ...
Mrs. Karen Shonts, age 56, of Dahlonega, GA died Saturday October 31, 2009 at her home following a brief illness.Mrs. Shonts was a native of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma who had lived i ...
Mr. James Richard Massey, Sr., age 75, of Commerce, GA died Saturday October 31, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness.Mr. Massey was born June 3, 1934, to the late, ...
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
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.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died