Local Obits for Mon. Apr 9th, 2012
Elizabeth Snare Smith, age 87, u-pick farmer, retired educator and home economist, passed away peacefully at her home in Gillsville , Georgia on Monday, April 9, 2012. Born July 31 ...
William Lloyd (Bill) Hartman, age 89, of Cumming, GA, passed away Monday, April 9, 2012. Bill studied at the Atlanta Boys School, was Chaplain of the American Legion, a founding f ...
Reagen Cierra White died April 9, 2012 at her home in Gainesville. She was only 17. Students at North Hall High School and Gainesville High School, where she had been a student, an ...
William Ray Howington, age 68 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Marett Lord, age 87, of Toccoa, passed away Monday, April 9, 2012 at Willow Gardens Assisted Living.Born February 17, 1925 in Fair Play, SC, she was a daughter ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.