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 ...
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.