Local Obits for Sun. Aug 12th, 2012
Evan Nathaniel Loggins, age 21, of Cumming, went home to be with the Lord, August 12, 2012. His grandparents, Byron and Syble Anderson along with his great grandmother, Claudine L ...
Margaret Louise Price, 80, of Cumming, GA passed away Sunday, August 12, 2012 at her residence. Graveside Services will be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Geor ...
Charles Leroy "Buck" Simmons, age 66 of Baldwin, passed away Sunday, August 12, 2012. Born in Habersham County on July 31, 1946, he was the son of the late Amos Leroy and ...
Shem Free Rider, age 22 of Grovetown, Georgia, formerly Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012 in Augusta, Georgia following injuries sustained in an autom ...
C. E. "Ed" Morris, age 79 of Commerce, passed away on Sunday, August 12, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral servic ...
Richard John Nave, age 68, of Cleveland, GA, died Sunday, August 12, 2012, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle acc ...
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