Local Obits for Sat. Oct 27th, 2012
Mr. Jim Bob Sloan, age 61, of Winder, GA and formerly of the Mt. Moriah Community passed away on Saturday, October 27, 2012 after a sudden illness. He was preceded in death by his ...
Jose Luis Marquez Salinas, age 34, of Statham passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012. A memorial service will be held 6:00 pm Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Lawson Funeral Home. ...
Gale Biddy Rogers, age 61 of Cornelia, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at her residence following an extended illness.Ms. Rogers was born September 10, 1951 in Gainesville t ...
Audrey Morrow Bush, 87, of Gainesville passed away Saturday October 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday ...
Mr. George Clark Elmore, age 84, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Services are scheduled for 11:00 am Saturday, ...
Mr. Neal Lee Landers age 85 of Murrayville passed away on Saturday October 27, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Monday Octobe ...
Stephen Roy Hamlin, 69, of Flowery Branch passed away on Saturday, October 27, surrounded by his wife, children, and grandchildren. Steve was born in New Jersey; he graduated from ...
Zona Mae Anderson, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA, died Saturday, October 27, 2012, at the Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Anderson was a native and lifelong resident ...
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