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, ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93