Local Obits for Thu. Feb 24th, 2011
Brian Christopher Parks (SUPERMAN), age 20, after a courageous battle with cancer stepped into the holy gates of heaven Thursday, February 24, 2011. Brian is the beloved son of And ...
Funeral services for Margaret Arrowood, age 80, of Clarkesville will be held at 4:00 PM, Friday, February 25, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Dr. Kenneth Franklin will off ...
Margaret Crane Beasley, age 66, of Alpharetta, passed away Thursday, February 24, 2011. She was a member of The Metropolitan Church of God, The Front Porch. Mrs. Beasley was recent ...
Graveside Services are scheduled for 11:00a.m. Friday February 25 in Memorial Park Cemetery for Mrs. Pauline Reynolds Jackson, age 76 of Gainesville. The Rev. Lenair Tatum will off ...
Philip Daniel Watta, age 71, of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at Landmark Regional Hospital, Athens, GA following a brief illness.Funeral Mass will be he ...
Reverend Robert Hayes Foy, 87, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at his residence following a short illness.The family will receive friends Friday, F ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs.Elaine Daniel Potts , age 77, of Center, who passed away on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. Mrs. Potts was born in Jackson County, a ...
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