Local Obits for Fri. Oct 14th, 2011
Yvonne Rosenthal, age 62, of Statham passed away Friday, October 14, 2011. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuner ...
Annie Laura "Ann" Harris, 92, of Dawsonville passed away Friday October 14, 2011 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born February 5, 1919 in Hall Cou ...
R.C. "Lenwood" Burruss, age 88, of Forsyth County, passed away Friday, October 14, 2011.He was a member of Concord Baptist Church. Lenwood was a World War II veteran of ...
Mrs. Janie Elizabeth "Betty" Thompson,95,went home to be with the Lord on Friday, October 14, 2011, following an extended illness. A daughter of the late O.M. Burgess an ...
Retha Jane Smith Eller, 95, of Gainesville passed away October 14, 2011 at New Horizons North Nursing Home following an extended illness.Funeral services will be held Monday Octobe ...
Russell L. "Rock" Deal, 73, of Floral City, Florida, was peacefully called home on October 14, 2011, with his family by his side in Gainesville, Georgia.He is survived by ...
Ms. Louise Bennett Hulsey of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Friday, October 14, 2011 at Gold City Nursing Home in Dahlonega, Georgia.Private family graveside services will be held ...
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