Local Obits for Sat. May 16th, 2009
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for James (Jim) Emmett Gray, Sr., 58, of Maysville who died on Friday at NEGA Medical Center in Gainesville. Born in Knoxville, TN, he was the ...
Mrs. Martha Ann Lyons, age 72 of, Dunwoody, GA passed away Saturday, May 16, 2009.She was a devoted wife for 48 years and loving mother. Martha was a retired Registered Nurse. She ...
Clifford Davie Parsons Ritchie, age 94, Cornelia, Georgia, died Saturday, May 16, 2009 at the Habersham County Medical Center. Mrs. Ritchie was born on July 24, 19 ...
Donald Compton Short, age 78, of Cornelia, Georgia, died Saturday, May 16, 2009. Mr. Short was born on October 2, 1930 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late William R. ...
Reverend Eddie Stephens, age 88 of Gainesville, Georgia was called from labor on Saturday, May 16, 2009, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. He was born ...
Grace Nell Welborn Morris, age 82 moved to Heaven May 16, 2009, to see Jesus and to join her husband, Coleman Morris who went ahead of her on November 22, 2005. Grace Nell was the ...
William Donice Dabney, Sr., age 52 of Gainesville, GA died Saturday, May 16, 2009. He was preceded in death by his father David A. Dabney. He is survived by his wife Rhonda Rena Da ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for infant Autumn Elizabeth Freeman daughter of Thomas Freeman and Chelsey Sewell of Nicholson, Ga. who died Saturday May 16, 2009. Survivors ...
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.
Wayne Abernathy, Hall County businessman and state Board of Public Safety member, dies
A Lula man, who operated a number of businesses in Gainesville and Cleveland during his lifetime and served more than 35 years on the state Board of Public Safety, has died.
Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.