Local Obits for Sat. Oct 20th, 2012
Ralph Everett Thompson, 89, of Cumming, died Saturday, October 20, 2012 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorcas McCleskey Thompson. Funeral s ...
Terry Douglas Wooten, age 62 of Cumming, GA, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 20, 2012. He was preceded in death by his parents, Alvin and Dorothy (Shadrick) Wooten; a ...
Mrs. Charlotte Hall Shepherd, age 88, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard H. Shepherd, Jr. She is survive ...
Dennis Claude Thompson, age 65, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, October 20, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital. Mr. Thompson was born in Jackson County to Nancy Inez Perry Thompson o ...
Rose Marie Crow Hulsey, age 49 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, October 20, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Mr. Rudolph "Rudy" Riddlehoover, age 61, of Braselton, GA and formerly of Duluth, GA passed away on Saturday, October 20, 2012. He is survived by his wife of forty-three ...
Jeffery Alan Smoot, age 57, of Atlanta passed away Saturday, October 20, 2012. He is survived by his sister Cindy Smoot George and her husband Eddie of Hoschton. Jeff was formerl ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Taylen Leigh Foster, infant of Cleveland. Taylen passed away Saturday October 20, 2012. A graveside service is scheduled ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.