Local Obits for Fri. May 14th, 2010
Mrs. Sara Wood Pass, age 71, a native of Forsyth County, passed away Friday, May 14, 2010 following an extended illness. She was preceded in death by her husband, T.J. Pass; paren ...
Teresa Renee Gunn, age 44, of Demorest, GA passed away on Friday, May 14, 2010, at Emory University Hospital. Miss. Gunn was born on July 22, 1965, in Habersham Co, GA t ...
Eloise Simonds Rector, 70, of Gainesville passed away Friday May 14, 2010 at Norhteast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Sunday M ...
Onie K. Pitman, 89, of Flowery Branch Ga. died Friday May 14, 2010. Mrs. Pitman was a member of Flat Creek Baptist Church, 5604 Flat Creek Road Gainesville Ga. 30504. Services will ...
Mr. Thomas Wayne Lussier, age 56 of Oakwood, Georgia, passed away May 14, 2010, following a long and courageous battle with leukemia. A memorial service will be held at ...
Phyllis Ayers, age 56, of Talmo, GA died May 14, 2010 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Ms. Ayers was a native of Lumpkin County who had lived in Talmo for the past 14 years. ...
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.