Local Obits for Fri. Feb 25th, 2011
Gaillard Ellison Mende, Sr., of Cumming, GA, died on Friday, February 25, 2011. The son of Katharine Ellison Mende and George Robert Mende Sr., he was born December 30, 1928 in Kn ...
George R. Farel, age 73, of Demorest, GA passed away on Friday, February 25, 2011, following an sudden illness. Memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2011, ...
Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 27, 2011 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Fay Stoyle Patterson, 91, of Gainesville. The fami ...
Mr. Troy Tatum, age 75, of Hephzibah, Ga. died February 23, 2011.Mr. Tatum was the son of the late Moses Tatum and Annie Bell Roberts Tatum. He was preceded in death by a sister, S ...
Michael Lee Turner, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, February 25, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Turner was born March 10, 1955 ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Nancy Caudell, age 61 of Cleveland. Miss. Caudell passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at her residence following an ...
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