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.
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.