Local Obits for Wed. Nov 23rd, 2011
Andrew M. Toscano, age 61, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2011. He was an extraordinary salesman, loving husband, brother and friend.Survivors include his wife Ma ...
Rosalie Garner Bannister, 90, formerly of Melbourne FL and Cumming GA, peacefully passed into the arms of the Lord on November 23, 2011. Born January 27, 1921, in Atlanta GA. She ...
Bobby Daniel Gragg, age 57, of Toccoa died November 23, 2011. Born in Rabun County on June 13, 1954, Bobby was the son of Hobert Gragg and the late Ann Tyler Gragg. Bobby was a sel ...
Evelyn Arrendale Shirley, age 76, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2011, following an extended illness.Mrs. Shirley was born in Habersham County, Georgi ...
JOHN WESLEY JACOBS, JR.John Wesley Jacobs Jr. was born in Gainesville, Ga., November 28, 1922. He was the son of John W. Jacobs Sr. and Villa Rhodes Jacobs and stepmother Lillian M ...
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 26, 2011 at Hillside Memorial Gardens, for Mrs. Tallie Sue Hulsey, 85, of Gainesville passed away November 23, 2011 ...
Laura Ann Brandenburg Wilson, age 48 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Ms. Wilson was born September 14, 1963 in Atlanta t ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93