Local Obits for Mon. Aug 15th, 2011
Mr. William Dan Westbrook, age 79, of Cumming passed away Friday, August 12, 2011 at his home. A Baptist by faith, Mr. Westbrook was born in Roswell, GA. He was a U.S. Navy veter ...
William McKinley Woodall Jr., age 85, of Ball Ground, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011. He loved fishing, hunting, gardening and driving his tractor. William is preceded in deat ...
Virginia Lewis Goble, age 88, of Gastonia, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2011, at her daughter's residence in Alto, Georgia. Mrs. Goble was born on May 17, ...
Bonnie Nichols Wood, age 84 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ar ...
Raymond Karl Tufts, age 56, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Monday, August 15, 2011 at his residence.Memorial Services will be held at 1:30 pm Saturday, August 20, 2011 from the ...
James Lee Tucker, age 46, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.Survivors include his wife, Cynthia Tucker of Dahlonega; ...
Michael Stewart, age 45 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Stewart was born November 26, 1965 in Buford to Vonda Burke Westgate and the late Cur ...
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.
Wayne Abernathy, Hall County businessman and state Board of Public Safety member, dies
A Lula man, who operated a number of businesses in Gainesville and Cleveland during his lifetime and served more than 35 years on the state Board of Public Safety, has died.
Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.