Local Obits for Sat. Dec 10th, 2011
Calvin Monroe Samples, age 74, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2011. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church. He loved to farm, fish and hunt. Monroe is prec ...
Karen B. Oxner of Cumming, GA passed from this life on December 10,2011 to join her parents, Bruce and Jean Oxner, and sister Sherry J.Bridges.Kaye's unique flair for life, he ...
Lunette Swanson Hamby, age 88, of Clarkesville, GA, died Saturday, December 10, 2011 in Cleveland, GA, following an extended illness.Mrs. Hamby was born on September 22, 1923 in Ac ...
Mr. Clarence Templeton Hawkins, age 78, passed away Saturday, December 10, 2011 at The Bell Minor Home following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Tues ...
Mrs. Joanne Bellamy Legg age 74 of Commerce died Saturday, December 10, 2011 at Kennestone Hospital. Mrs. Legg was born in Banks County to the late, William Parks and Kathleen Vau ...
Mr. Carl Albert Robertson Jr., age 65, of Murrayville, GA died Saturday, December 10, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Robertson was a native of St. Louis, MO who had lived in the Lumpkin ...
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