Local Obits for Tue. Oct 25th, 2011
Lawana Bruce Brown, 82, of Marietta, formerly of Dawsonville, passed away Tuesday October 25, 2011 at Wellstar Community Hospice following a period of declining health.Born October ...
David Lawrence Milatz, 59, of Cumming, GA died on October 25, 2011. Born in Detroit, MI, he was the son of Norman and Virginia Milatz.He is survived by his wife, Mary Milatz, of F ...
Willie W. Hussey, age 93, of Cumming passed away Saturday, October 22, 2011. She was a Baptist by faith. Mrs. Hussey is preceded in death by her husband, James Hussey. Survivors ...
Sherry Thrasher, age 44 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Memorial services are scheduled for ...
Kitty Melle Carnes Vinson, 96, of Dillard, GA, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, October 25, 2011.She was born in Rabun County, and was the daughter of the late Virgil Austin ...
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