Local Obits for Wed. Jan 19th, 2011
Ada Henderson, age 93, of Villa Rica passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at Wellstar Cobb Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Faye Kathleen Frey, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Friday January 21, 2011 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Jimmie Brown, 76, of Gainesville. Rev. Melvin Baugh will be officiating. Burial w ...
Private funeral services will be held Saturday for Lucille Bruce, 94, of Gainesville. Rev. Earl Pirkle will officiate. Burial will be in Alta Vista Cemetery. The family will receiv ...
Services for, William (Bill) Dolan, 98, Clarks Bridge Road, Clermont, died Wednesday, January 19, 2011, after a short illness. A native of New Jersey, he moved to Georgia in the 19 ...
Henry Ralph Arrieta, 74, passed away Tuesday January 18, 2011, in Dahlonega, GA. He was a beloved husband, father and grandfather, and a Veteran of the US Marine Corp.Mr. Arrieta ...
Linda Ann Berry, age 52, of Dahlonega, GA, died January 19, 2011.Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Eldridge Henry and Ila Reece Henry; two sons, Michael Shane Berry and J ...
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