Local Obits for Thu. Aug 6th, 2009
Mrs. Hazel Chadwick, age 93 of Cumming, GA, passed away Thursday, August 6, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jonah Chadwick. Mrs. Chadwick was a member of Mt. Pisg ...
Kitty Vernia King Dahlberg, age 79 of Old Peachtree Road, Lawrenceville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2009 at her residence following an extended illness. ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hattie Lois McGalliard, age 101, of Lake City, Florida, formerly of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2009. Mrs. McG ...
Mrs. Jane Silman Ray, age 80, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2009. Mrs. Ray was born on July 2, 1929 in Jackson County, a daughter to the late Henry Maxwell S ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Martha Lyle McEver, age 80, of Talmo, who passed away on Thursday, August 6, 2009. Mrs. McEver, born in Jackson County, was a daught ...
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.