Local Obits for Fri. Feb 18th, 2011
Justin Tyler Shinholster, 21 of Cumming, GA. passed away Friday, February 18, 2011.He is survived by his mother, Jenny Shinholster of Cumming, GA; father, Barrett Shinholster of Ti ...
Nelson Lee Phillips, 87, passed away Friday, February 18, 2011 of natural causes. Nelson grew up in Elbert County, GA and was a graduate of Elberton High School. Interment will b ...
Mr. W.C. "Bill" Meeks, age 87, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, February 18, 2011, at Habersham County Medical Center. Mr. Meeks was born on June 2, 1923, in ...
Catherine Kirby Baughman, 64, of Gainesville, Georgia died Friday, February 18, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a courageous battle with leukemia. She was born J ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00pm Sunday February 20 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Danny Lee Rich age 52 of Gainesville. The Rev. James Campbell will offic ...
Edith Lingerfelt, age 85, of Cumming, passed away Friday, February 18, 2011. Edith was a member of Cross Roads Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Linge ...
Opal Mae Trammell Rampey, age 67, of Gainesville, passed away Friday, February 18, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Willie Trammell. Survivors include her ...
Vonia Rozelle Hurt Turner, age 90, of Austell, passed away Friday, February 18, 2011. Mrs. Turner was a native of Forsyth County and lived in the Smyrna-Austell area for the past 6 ...
Kennesaw Landis Taylor, 74, of Tiger, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at his residence after an extended illness.He was born in Rabun County and was the son of th ...
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69
Roger Moore had prouder achievements than playing James Bond
Roger Moore, who played British spy James Bond seven times in the famed film series, had prouder achievements than playing James Bond
Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93
Dina Merrill, the rebellious heiress who defied her super-rich parents to become an actress, often portraying stylish wives or "the other woman," has died at age 93
Architect who designed Brenau Downtown Center dies
The architect who designed the Brenau Downtown Center and numerous other buildings throughout north Georgia, N.A. Jacobs, died Saturday.
Former Gainesville City School Board member, community leader dies
Walton Moore, a former Gainesville City School Board chairman and community leader, has died. He was 76.
'Deadwood' actor Powers Boothe dies at 68
Powers Boothe, the character actor known for his villain roles in TV's "Deadwood," and in the film "The Avengers," has died
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73