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 ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.