Local Obits for Wed. Jun 17th, 2009
Fred Youngman, 67, of Dawsonville died Wednesday June 17, 2009 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born June 28, 1941 in Port Jervis, New York to the late Sam and Margie Yo ...
Jerry Morgan Vereen, 62, of Duluth, GA died on June 17, 2009 at Peachtree Christian Hospice. His father, Jack Merill Vereen, Sr. and twin brother, Terry Vereen preceded him in dea ...
Chance Randell Cantrell, age 38 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2009, following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born in Hall County on March 31, 1971, he ...
James Kenneth GriffethJim died after a long illness, Wednesday, June 17th. He was born in Pembroke, GA October. 4th, 1923. His family moved to Athens, GA where Jim attended public ...
Mabel Grace Roper, age 85 of Park Hill Drive, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia following an extended illness. Memorial se ...
Mary D. Vorees, age 94, died June 16, 2009 at the home ofher son, George Vorees. She was born in Watertown,NY in 1914and lived in New Jersey, New York, Virginia and Florida. Inher ...
Virginia Woody Reece, age 78, of Dahlonega, GA died Wednesday June 17, 2009 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Reece was a native and lifelong resident of Lum ...
Mr. William Randolph Trotter age 52 of Dahlonega passed away June 17, 2009. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of 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