Local Obits for Sat. Mar 17th, 2012
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Robert Lee "Butch" Pugh Jr., age 63, of Jefferson, who passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2012. Mr. Pugh was a son of the la ...
Kimsey Arnold Kimbarl, 81, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 17th, 2012 with his loving wife and family at his side.The family will be receiving friends at the ...
Louise M. Cook, 42, of Suwanee, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 17th, 2012 at Northside Hospice Forsyth.Memorial Service Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012 at ...
Wilma J. Whitlow, age 70 of Norcross, GA died Saturday, March 17, 2012 following a battle with cancer. Funeral Service will be held Friday, March 23, 2012 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mi ...
Gladys Head Evans Baugh, age 71, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, March 18, 2012.Mrs. Baugh was born on November 17, 1940, in Hall County, Georgia; a daughter of the la ...
Mr. Dennis Clarence Griffin, age 60, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services ar ...
Idell Wofford Stringer, 96, of Gainesville, formerly of Clermont, passed away on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at the Bell Minor Home, surrounded by her loving children.She was precede ...
John Dillard "J.D." Wiley, age 82, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012, following an extended illness. Mr. Wiley was born in Banks County, Georg ...
Stanley Baird Davidson, age 79, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 17, 2012, at home following an extended illness.Visitation is scheduled for Monday, March ...
Yo Sook McGirt, age 58, of Warner Robins, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2012.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, P.O. Box 722, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966 ...
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