Local Obits for Fri. May 15th, 2009
Byars Funeral Home of Cumming announces the death of Mrs. Carolyn Osinga, age 84, of Dawsonville, Georgia. Funeral services for Mrs. Carolyn Osinga are scheduled for 9:00 AM Monday ...
Mrs. Wansley T. Bagley, age 96 of Cumming, passed away Friday, May 15, 2009. She was a member of Brookwood Baptist Church and also taught Sunday School for many years at the First ...
Kenneth Bert Albers, age 73, of Cornelia, GA and formerly of Hollywood, FL, died Saturday, May 15, 2009 at the Habersham County Medical Center.Mr. Albers was born on February 24, 1 ...
Dale Allen King, age 74, of Enota Avenue, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, May 15, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral ...
Iris Roberts Burch age 85 of Riverside Drive, Gainesvillepassed away May 15, 2009 at his home, after an extendedillness. He was born December 17, 1923 in Fayetteville,Georgia, and ...
Ginger Sue Burch Woodall, 66, of Andrews, NC and formerly of Clayton, Georgia, passed away Friday morning May 15, 2009.She was born in Hayesville, NC and was the daughter of Bob Fr ...
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69