Local Obits for Wed. May 2nd, 2012
Joan Marie Parks, age 68 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012. She died from complications of diabetes. Joan was born August 8, 1943 in Chicago to Gene and Mary Vandelli ...
Mary Louise Martin, age 87 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012. She loved flowers and was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husb ...
Peggie Sue White Wade, age 67 of Sugar Hill, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Peggie was a member of the Word of Faith Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, Malcolm a ...
Annie Hollis Emmett Williams, age 60 of Lula, passed away on Wednesday Morning, May 2, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral ...
Mrs. Mildred Louise Rantz, age 90, of Flowery Branch, formerly of Melbourne, Florida, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at New Horizons West Nursing Home.Funeral Services will be ...
Ms. Jessie Othello Sexton, age 84 of Winder died Wednesday, May 02, 2012 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Ms. Sexton was born in Duluth to the late, Forrest Carter and Bess ...
Mr. Pat Chadwick Duran, age 74 , of Commerce, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home and Cremations, 35 First Street, Hoschton Ga. 30548, www.lawso ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
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