Local Obits for Sun. May 6th, 2012
Roger Cox, age 60 of Cumming, passed away peacefully in his home on Sunday, May 6, 2012.Roger was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. He served in the National Guard for six yea ...
Funeral services for Glenda Campbell Porter, age 71, of Ellijay, formerly of Clarkesville will be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Mr. ...
James Charles "J.C." White, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness..Funeral services are sche ...
James "Willard" Carlan, age 80 of New Holland, passed away on Sunday, May 6, 2012 at Willowood Nursing Home following an extended illness. Graveside servi ...
Mrs. Mildred J. (Mickey) McDonald, age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, May 06, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are schedul ...
Mr. Grant Siegal, 44, of Salisbury, NC passed away Sunday, May 6, 2012 at his residence. Born June 16, 1967 in Dallas, TX to Helen Kay Coker Siegal of Roswell, GA and Lee Robert Si ...
Mr. Bernard Mason, age 81, of Dahlonega, GA, died May 6, 2012 at his residence.Mr. Mason was born in Lumpkin County. He retired from National Steel after 40 years as a Locomotive E ...
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69