Local Obits for Sat. May 14th, 2011
Betty Jane Edwards Wolf. Born February 12, 1926 in Cincinnati, OH, the 7th of 9 children, born to Otto and Agatha Edwards. Departed this present life on May 13, 2011. In Christ a ...
Edward Hugh "Boots" Hill, age 83, of Habersham Mills, Demorest, GA, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in the Habersham Mills Com ...
Byron Lincoln Vinson, age 80, of Valdosta, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2011. Services will be held at a later date in Valdosta, Georgia. Those wishing to express onli ...
Callie Ann Johnson, 73, of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at New Horizons Nursing Home following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held Monday May 16, ...
Mrs. Helen Louise Shockley Cash, 81 of Gainesville died Saturday May 14, 2011 following an extended illness. Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Powell; son, Marlin Cash; daug ...
Lucille Miller Sargent, 82, of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Tuesday May 17, 2011 at 1 ...
Samuel "Sammy" Dean Skaggs, 51, of Buford, GA died accidentally on May 14, 2011, while enjoying his favorite pastime-fishing.Sammy was born on September 22, 1959, in Stoc ...
Mrs. Anne Elliott age 85 of Cleveland passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at Gateway Health and Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at ...
Mrs. Anne McConnell Elliott age 85 of Cleveland passed away Saturday May 14, 2011 at Gateway Health and Rehabilitation Center following an extended illness. Mrs. Elliott was born i ...
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