Local Obits for Sun. May 29th, 2011
John R. Balmer, 91, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away Sunday, May 29, 2011.He was born January 13, 1920 in New Philadelphia, Ohio, to John Richard and Emma Hert Balmer. He married S ...
Mary Marjorie Preston, 84, of Stone Mountain, Georgia passed away on Sunday May 29th, 2011 at her home.The family is making final funeral arrangements which will take place Detroit ...
Ruby Corn, age 99, lifelong resident of Forsyth County, passed away Sunday, May 29, 2011. Miss Corn was a lifelong member and the oldest member of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Cummi ...
Ardell Waldman Pace, age 79, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on May 29, 2011.Mrs. Pace was born in Reading, Pennsylvania on November 7, 1931 to the late Warren Charles and Do ...
Pamela Gail Ferguson, age 52, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, May 29, 2011, at the residence following an extended illness.Ms. Ferguson was born in Habersham County, GA on ...
Wards Funeral Home announces the death of Delinda Anne Bullock, 41, of Lula, Ga. Mrs. Bullock passed away Sunday at N.E. Ga. Medical Center following a brief illness. Arrangements ...
Funeral services will be held for Curtis Stewart, age 66 of Cleveland, GA at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday May 31,2011 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Milton Harris Will officiate ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died