Local Obits for Mon. May 23rd, 2011
Lillian Wright Hood, age 81 of Gainesville, died Monday, May 23, 2011. Funeral Service will be held Saturday, May 28, 2011 at 12noon at the St. John Baptist Church, Gainesville. P ...
Mr. Nebiyou Menker "Jim" Girma, age 46, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Jim was born on November 14, 196 ...
Nellie Matney Dills, age 75 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2011 following a brief battle with leukemia. Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, May 25, 20 ...
Terry Shannon Helms, age 38, of Braselton GA passed away Saturday, May 21, 2011.Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 2:00 pm at Memorial Park South Chapel. Ento ...
Graveside Services are scheduled for 3:00p.m. Wednesday May 25, in Memorial Park Cemetery for Mr. William Wiley Water, age 82 of Gainesville. The Rev. Don Underwood will officiate. ...
Yolanda Goodwin, age 35, of Gainesville, Ga died Sunday, May 22, 2011. Arrangements entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson, Gainesville, 770-536-3251
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Edward Black age 73, of Jefferson, who passed away on Monday, May 23, 2011. Mr. Black was born in Pendergrass, GA, a son to the ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Kory Thomas Potts, 23, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away Sunday May 22, 2011, at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, af ...
Mrs. Eunice Gowan Phillips, age 83, of Dahlonega, Ga. died May 22, 2011. Memorial services are scheduled for 11am Saturday May 28th, 2011 at Banister Funeral Home Chapel in Dahlon ...
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