Local Obits for Sun. Sep 23rd, 2012
William Bruce Rooks, age 55, of Auburn passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, ...
Mrs. Judith M. Jankauskas, age 61, of Dacula, GA passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012.She is survived by her husband, Joseph Jankauskas; son, Justin Jankauskas; daughter in law, ...
Funeral services for Mr. Elbert Bradford Greemon, age 98, of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Anthony ...
Mr. Arthur Weisenbacher, age 99, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are ...
Louella Wagoner, age 75 of Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012. Louella's passion in life was cooking for her family and friends and tending to her flower ...
Mr. Ralph Edwin Hope, 91, of Dawsonville Highway, Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, September 23, 2012 after an extended illness. Mr. Hope was born March 12, 1921 in Forsyth C ...
Mrs. Mary Ellen Savage Thompson, age 87, of Loganville, GA passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Warren Thompson. She is survived ...
Mrs. Rebecca A. "Becky" Johnson, age 88, passed away at her home in Marietta, Georgia on Sunday, September 23, 2012 following a brief illness.A memorial service will be h ...
Mr. Teddy Lamar Mashburn, age 60, of Toccoa, passed away Sunday, September 23, 2012 at his home.Born February 10, 1952 in Alpharetta, GA, he was a son of the late Willie and Sarah ...
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Katie Wynelle Peters age 68 of Cleveland. Mrs. Peters passed away Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Me ...
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