Local Obits for Wed. Apr 22nd, 2009
James Lee Passmore, age 72 of Chatham Road, Homer, Georgia passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at BJC Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services are sche ...
Monta Caudell Meeler, age 93, of Homer, GA passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2009. Mrs. Meeler was born on July 31, 1915 in Homer, GA to the late P.G. Caudell Sr. and Gladys Bell ...
Evelyn Ruth Banner, 91, of Dawsonville, GA died on April 22, 2009 in Gainesville, GA. The daughter of the late Elizabeth and Lawrence Childers, she was also predeceased by her bel ...
Mr. Larry E. Lowery, Sr., age 68 of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2009 following an extended illness. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and also an ordained ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Rena Fennell Ludwig, age 88, of Cornelia who passed away Monday, April 20, 2009 at her residence follow ...
Mr. James Melvin King, age 65 of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away Wednesday, April 22, 2009. He was a member of Four Mile Baptist Church and was preceded in death by his parents, L ...
John E. Thaxton, Jr. age 83 of Gainesville passed awayTuesday at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Mr. Thaxton was born in Georgia, and worked as a SecurityGuard. He served his ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Maria Gloria Sanchez Vibanco, age 54, of Jefferson, who passed away on Wednesday, April 22, 2009. Mrs. Vibanco, born in Mexico, was a dau ...
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