Local Obits for Sun. Aug 29th, 2010
Mrs. Grace Eileen Fox age 72 of Winder, passed away Sunday, August 29, 2010. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton,GA 30548 706-654-0966.
Mr. George Talmadge McGinnis, age 76 of Dawsonville, passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2010. He was a member of Roswell Second Baptist Church. Mr. McGinnis was a veteran of the Kor ...
Maurine L. McQuilken, age 84 of Sugar Hill, GA and formerly of Allentown, PA died Sunday, August 29, 2010. Mrs. McQuilken has been cremated and an interment service will be held on ...
Billy Joe Bryant, age 54 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services are schedule ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Professor Charles H. Uhl, age 92, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2010. Arrangements are pending at this time.Evans F ...
Mr. L.D. Whitmire, 72 of Clarks Bridge Road, Gainesville went to be with the lord on Saturday August 28, 2010.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Whitmire was the son of the la ...
Bryan W. Whitfield, III, 85, died on August 29, 2010 of an extended illness at his home in Dahlonega. A native of Harlan, Kentucky, he was graduate of the University of Kentucky an ...
Darrell Lamar Lovell, age 56, of Lake Burton, GA passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2010.Mr. Lovell was born in Hickory, NC on July 20, 1954. He was an Army National Guard and a ti ...
Opal Anita Nix Roberts, age 84 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday August 29, 2010 at her residence following an extended illness. Mrs. Roberts was born August 13, 1926 in White Count ...
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.