Local Obits for Sat. Jun 9th, 2012
Kristi Childs, age 29, of Winder passed Saturday, June 9, 2012. Kristi loved her son, family, friends, and life. She is survived by her son Joseph Lewis; father Kenny Childs and wi ...
Emmett Watson, age 89, of Cumming passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012. He was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church and a lifelong resident of Forsyth County. He served in WWII ...
Mrs. Pearl J. Molnar, age 95, of Clarkesville died Saturday, June 9, 2012. Born July 27, 1916 in Stanley, Wisconsin, Mrs. Molnar was the daughter of the late Martin and Mary Laszlo ...
Mr. Herbert C. Bell, 95 of Gainesville died Saturday June 9, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in White County, Georgia, Mr. Bell had lived in Hall County s ...
Mrs. Bernice Williams, age 90, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012, at her home.Mrs. Williams was an Alabama native who had lived in Lumpkin County since 1983. She ...
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