Local Obits for Sat. Aug 20th, 2011
Bonnie Sanders Cagle, age 79, of Alpharetta, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011. She was a member of Oak Grove Primitive Baptist Church in Alpharetta. She was preceded in deat ...
Danny Loran Archer, age 48 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at his residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, August 2 ...
Donald C. Owen, age 76 of Gainesville, known to many as "Papa Donald", went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, August 20th, after an extended illness.Visitation will b ...
Rev. Richard Newkirk, a Gainesville resident since 1996, died August 20, 2011. Born in Washington, D.C. in 1933, he received his BA from Hampden-Sydney College, MDiv. from Union Se ...
Vanessa Partlow-Gresham, age 47 of Gainesville, Ga died Saturday, August 20, 2011. Services will be held Thursday, August 25 at 2pm at New Salem Baptist Church, Jefferson, Ga. Wimb ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Earline Atwood Johnson, age 82 of Cleveland. Mrs. Johnson passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Northeast Georgia ...
Paige Elizabeth Dorsey, age 49 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Northside Hosptial after a courageous battle with leukemia.Mrs. Dorsey was born July 18, 1962 ...
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.