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 ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93