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 ...
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69