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 ...
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