Local Obits for Sat. Aug 4th, 2012
Ilse Martha (Baerwald) Spivey, age 87, of Loganville, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Spivey; father, Gustav Baerwald; mo ...
Mr. Walter J. Hand, age 63, of Cumming, GA died Saturday, August 4, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Hand was born in Jackson County to Terry W. and Laura Boswell Livingston of Maysvill ...
Gary Dale Sturgeon, age 49, of Buford, passed away Saturday, August 4th, 2012. Mr. Sturgeon is preceded in death by his parents, Irvin and Marian Sturgeon; brothers, Tommy, Michae ...
Mrs. Bonnie M. Stowe, 90 of Gainesville died Saturday August 4, 2012.Born in Nicholson, Georgia, Mrs. Stowe was the daughter of the late Elijah Arthur and Rebecca Angeline Williams ...
Michael E. Cowart, age 76, of Ball Ground, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. Michael was a member and Past Master of Ducktown Lodge #572 F&AM and Georgia Mountain Daylig ...
Richard Malone McKinley of Cleveland entered into eternal life with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 4, 2012, following an extended illness. He was 82. Mr. McKinley was ...
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