Local Obits for Wed. Dec 16th, 2009
Mr. Johnnie Simpson, age 81, of Cumming, GA - formerly of Gilbert, WV - passed away Wednesday, December 16, 2009. He was a deacon of Daves Creek Baptist Church and was preceded i ...
Eloise McLaurin Stanley, age 80 of Snellville, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, December 16, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, James C. Stanley. She is survived by ...
Funeral services are scheduled for Betty Whelchel Meaders, age 82 of Doraville. Services will be held at 12 :00 p.m. Saturday, December 19,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. M ...
Mr. Calvin Theodore Cagle, age 83, of Gainesville, passed away December 16, 2009 at Mountain Lakes Medical Center in Rabun County.Graveside services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Frida ...
Glendal LaRowe was born in Americus, Ga., in 1921 to Mable and William Parsons of Americus. She graduated from Georgia Southwestern College in Americus. Mrs. LaRowe became a nurse ...
Paul Allen Ebbs, Jr., of Flowery Branch, passed away on Wednesday, December 16, 2009, aged 88, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville from respiratory f ...
Mr. Arthur Lee Eubanks, age 70, was born December 23, 1938 in Banks County, GA to Tommy and Margie Crane Eubanks, and died Wednesday, December 16, 2009. Mr. Eubanks was a constru ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Jerry Benson Smallwood, 63, of Commerce who died on Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Jackson Co ...
Mrs. Rosa Fay Bennett, age 76, of Nicholson, GA, died Wednesday, December 16, 2009 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Bennett was born in Bullock County, GA to the late Benja ...
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
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.