Local Obits for Fri. Sep 30th, 2011
Laddie H. Long, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Friday September 30, 2011 at his residence following a short illness.Mr. Long was born April 12, 1929 in Lincoln County to the late G ...
Funeral services for Alice Elizabeth Rush Jones, age 81, of Demorest, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, October 3, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Russ Barker and Rev. ...
Lucille Bond Browning, age 86, of St. George, West Virginia, formerly of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 30, 2011.Mrs. Browning was born on April 17, 1925, in C ...
Merlene Hogsed, prominent business woman and lifelong resident of Cornelia, passed away Friday, September 30, 2011, at her residence following an extended illness. Born in Birmingh ...
Darcy Forbes, age 36, of Gainesville passed away peacefully on Friday, September 30, 2011 after a long illness surrounded by her loving family and friends. Funeral services will be ...
James M. "Gabby" Hayes, age 78 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, September 29, 2011 at his residence following a sudden illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Satu ...
Michael Flack, age 46 of Sugar Hill, Georgia, died suddenly Friday, September 30, 2011 after a long battle with diabetes. Mr. Flack has been cremated and a memorial service will be ...
Mrs. Frances Fields, age 69, of Mineral Bluff, GA and formerly of Dahlonega, GA, died Thursday, September 29, 2011 at the Erlanger Medical Center in Chattanooga, TN following a bri ...
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