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 ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93