Local Obits for Sun. Aug 2nd, 2009
Dorothy Dean Smith Skinner, age 91 of Stephens Road, Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, August 2, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Fu ...
Helen Elizabeth Coffelt, 83, of Gainesville passed away August 2, 2009. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home 355 Dawsonville Hwy, Gaine ...
Mrs. Jeanne Lander Cornelssen, age 81, of Gainesville, died Sunday, August 2, 2009. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Ga. 30542 ...
Mr. Michael Andrew Carron, age 53 of Jefferson, Georgia died Sunday, August 2, 2009 from injuries sustained in a motorcyle accident. Mike was born in Auburn, Alabama, the son of ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Thomas Woodrow Murphy, age 94, of Pendergrass, who passed away on August 2, 2009. Mr. Murphy was born on March 22, 1915 in Jackson Cou ...
Mr. Ricky Simonds, age 46, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday August 2, 2009.Mr. Simonds was born in Pickens County, GA June 1, 1963 and had lived in Dawson and Lumpkin Counties for most ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
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.