Local Obits for Sat. May 26th, 2012
Captain Scott T. Simonson, age 67, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012. Scott was a kind, generous, energetic and loving husband, father and grandfather who was tir ...
Ruphard Hugh Martin, Sr. age 67 of Forsyth County, passed away Monday, May 28, 2012. He was a member of Silver Shoals Baptist Church. He loved NASCAR and racing cars. He has raced ...
Funeral services for Samuel Ansel Stamey, age 79, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 from the Providence Baptist Church. Rev. Kevin Miller will offic ...
Aileen Southall Anderson age 86 of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 26, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.On line condolences may be ma ...
James A. "Jim" Davis, Lt Col (Ret), age 72, of Dahlonega, died May 26, 2012.Jim has been a resident of Dahlonega since 1989. He was born and raised in Atlanta and graduat ...
Mr. Jonathon Adam "Kool-Aid" Butler, age 24, of Martin, GA, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012 in Chipley, Florida.Born June 20, 1987 in Hall County, he was a son of Adam ...
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.
Wayne Abernathy, Hall County businessman and state Board of Public Safety member, dies
A Lula man, who operated a number of businesses in Gainesville and Cleveland during his lifetime and served more than 35 years on the state Board of Public Safety, has died.
Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.