Local Obits for Fri. Oct 5th, 2012
David T. Robinson, age 76 a resident of both Forsyth and Fannin counties passed away Friday, October 5, 2012 after a period of illness. He was known as a man of faith and generosit ...
Doris G. Evans, age 70 of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012. Doris was a great mom who loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a member of ...
Whitfield Funeral Home announces funeral services for Alisa Dolores Aycock Thomas, 42, of Alto.She passed away Friday, October 5, 2012.Funeral services are scheduled Monday, Octobe ...
Mrs. Carol Dean Williams was born January 12, 1948 in Putnam County to the late Willie and Matilda Coleman. On October 5, 2012 her earthly journey came to end due to a sudden illn ...
Lillie Ruth Whitfield Stewart, age 85, of Oakwood, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012, following an extended illness. She is preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Anderson Stew ...
Verdell Wofford, age 83, of Gainesville died Friday, Oct. 5,2012 at her home. Mrs. Wofford lived most of her life in Gainesville. She worked many years as a parapro for Gainesville ...
Mrs. Barbara Gayle Miller, age 69, of Toccoa, died Friday, October 5, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.Born January 29, 1943 in Stephens County, she was a da ...
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