Local Obits for Sat. Nov 5th, 2011
Rita L. Cross, 101, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 5, 2011 at Peachtree Christian Hospice, Duluth, GA. Born in Brooklyn, NY she was the daughter of the ...
Mr. Christopher "Chris" Harper, age 25, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, November 5, 2011 in Lincolnton, NC following a sudden illness.Funeral Services will be held a ...
Frances Daniel Hammond, 94 years young, passed away from us here on earth and into God's eternal heavenly home on Saturday, November 5, 2011. She was a loving wife and mother, ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. William Eddie Watson, age 63, of Lula, who passed away on Friday, November 4, 2011.Mr. Watson was born in Commerce, GA, a son to the l ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. John Floyd Whitmire, age 97, of Commerce, formerly of the Holly Springs Community, passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2011. Mr. Whit ...
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