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.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69