Local Obits for Thu. Feb 2nd, 2012
Robert Bower Stein, Sr., 71, of Dawsonville, GA died at Northside Hospital Forsyth on February 1, 2012. Born in Williamsport, PA, he was the son of the late Lewis and Pauline Stein ...
William Alfred "Pop" Waycaster, age 88, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2012, at the residence following an extended illness. Mr. Waycaster was ...
Frances Anglin Mize, age 86 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2012 at her residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, February ...
Mary Valeria Douglas, age 85, died peacefully Feb. 2 at Chestnut Ridge Facility in Cumming. She was preceded in death by her husband, James Nicholas Douglas. She is survived by he ...
Mr. Ronald Lee Monacelli age 49, passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2012.Ronald loved moyotcycles, his family, building things, playing the drums, his line of work, the beach, and ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Betty Payne Specht, 77, of Commerce who passed away early Thursday morning in Athens at the home of her daughter. Born in Newton ...
Raymond Joseph Garrison, 86, of Dahlonega, GA passed away peacefully at his home on February 2, 2012.Mr. Garrison was born in Englewood NJ on January 18, 1926 to Edmond and Elizabe ...
Charles Keith Miller, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, February 2, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Miller was born August 18, 1956 in Fulton County to Charl ...
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.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69