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 ...
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
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69