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 ...
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
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69
Roger Moore had prouder achievements than playing James Bond
Roger Moore, who played British spy James Bond seven times in the famed film series, had prouder achievements than playing James Bond
Dina Merrill, heiress and actress, dead at 93
Dina Merrill, the rebellious heiress who defied her super-rich parents to become an actress, often portraying stylish wives or "the other woman," has died at age 93
Architect who designed Brenau Downtown Center dies
The architect who designed the Brenau Downtown Center and numerous other buildings throughout north Georgia, N.A. Jacobs, died Saturday.
Former Gainesville City School Board member, community leader dies
Walton Moore, a former Gainesville City School Board chairman and community leader, has died. He was 76.
'Deadwood' actor Powers Boothe dies at 68
Powers Boothe, the character actor known for his villain roles in TV's "Deadwood," and in the film "The Avengers," has died
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