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 ...
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
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