Local Obits for Tue. May 4th, 2010
Mrs. Deborah Elaine Ledford, age 47, of Dawsonville, GA, died Tuesday May 4, 2010.Deborah was born in Hall County. She grew up in Lumpkin County and had lived in Dawsonville for se ...
Cline John Estees Thomas, age 76, of Lula, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Mr. Thomas was born July 24, 1933 to t ...
Mrs. Dorothy Helton Howard, age 66, passed away Tuesday, May 04, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Mrs. Howard was born January 28, 1944 in Habers ...
Strickland Funeral Home, announces the death of Lucian LeeRoy Higginbotham age 72 of Gainesvillle. Mr. Higginbotham died Monday May 3,2010 at his residence, after a long illness. H ...
Perry Whelchel, 66 of Gainesville died Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. A lifetime resident of Hall County, he was ...
Tommy Sullens, age 51, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, May 1, 2010 following a sudden illness. Memorial service is scheduled for Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:00 pm in the ...
Mrs. Martha Ann Tompkins, age 61, of Dahlonega, GA, died Tuesday May 4, 2010.Mrs. Tompkins was born in Hall County. She was retired Registrar at North Georgia College and State Uni ...
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69