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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 25th, 2009

Banks

Walter Eugene Broom, 74, Gillsville
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, announces the death of Walter Eugene Broom, age 74 of Lebanon Church Road, Gillsville, Georgia, who passed away Wednesday, Marc ...

Forsyth

Ethan Luke Campbell, age 17 passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2009. Funeral Services will be announced at a later date. Online condolences may be expressed at www.byarsfuneralhome. ...

Habersham

Martha Eller Pruitt, 81, Demorest
Martha Eller Pruitt, age 81, of Demorest, GA passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at Habersham County Medical Center.Mrs. Pruitt was born on July 14, 1927 in Habersham County, GA ...
SMSGT Charles E. Bogard, 86, Colorado Springs
Graveside services for SMSgt Charles E. Bogard, USAF Ret., age 86, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, will be held Saturday, March 28, 2009, at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Gardens in Cla ...

Hall

George Olan Smith, 62, Ledyard, CT formerly of Gainesville
George Olan Smith, Ret., age 62 of Albatross Drive, Ledyard, CT formerly of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 2, 2009 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital in New London, CT ...
Mattie Lee Williams, 82, Gainesville
Graveside services are scheduled for 10:00 am on Saturday, March 28, 2009 in Lebanon U.M.C. cemetery for Mattie Lee Williams, age 82 of Bradford St., Gainesville. The Rev. Marshall ...

White

Robert Khleber Slaughter, 54, Cleveland
Mr. Robert Khleber Slaughter, age 54 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, March 25, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Mr. Slaughter was born in Sa ...
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.