Local Obits for Wed. May 20th, 2009
Barry Edward Wilson, age 62,was born June 6, 1946 to Dr. Robert O. Wilson and Edythe Wilson in Greenville, Ohio. Barry attended Greenville High School, Tri State University and Wr ...
Mrs. Jackie Cyrus Doddridge, age 75 of Forsyth County, formerly of West Virginia, passed away Monday, May 18, 2009. Mrs. Doddridge was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church. ...
Mrs. Martha Hansard, age 92 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009. She was a life long resident of Forsyth County and a charter member of Bethelview United Methodist Chur ...
Warren P. Williams, age 75 of Lawrenceville, Georgia, died Wednesday, May 20, 2009. A Graveside Service will be held Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gard ...
Funeral services for Jeffrey Campbell, age 51, of Gainesville will be at 2:00 PM Saturday May 23,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Alta Vista Cemetery. T ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lessie Skelton Cooper, age 82, of Jefferson who passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009.Mrs. Cooper, a native of Jackson County, was ...
Dolly Lemley Taylor, age 65, died May 20, 2009 in Brunswick, GA.Dolly was born May 24, 1943 to Homer Jacob Lemley and Mamie Lue Sullens Lemley. She was preceded in death by her par ...
Freeman Gibbs, age 66 of Cleveland passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009. Complete arrangements will be announced later by Ward's Funeral Home 758 Main St. S.W. Gainesville.
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