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 ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.