Local Obits for Sat. Oct 26th, 2013
Janie Hanson, age 78, of Lilburn, GA passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2013. She is survived by her sisters and brother-in-law, Alice Winn, Lula, GA, Molly Hunt, Demorest, GA an ...
Katherine Wall Powell, age 86, of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013, a local area hospital following an extended illness.Mrs. Powell was born in Clarkesvill ...
On 10/26/2013, George C. Pickard, age 88, died at his Gainesville, GA, residence following a period of declining health. Born in Durham, NC, and raised in Chapel Hill, he was the ...
Mrs. Marilyn Feldman Thomas of Gainesville died October 26, 2013. Arrangements to be announced. Wards Funeral Home 758 Main Street, Gainesville, Georgia.
Mrs. Mildred Morgan Puckett, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, October 25, 2013. She was preceded in death by her son, Carl Kent Puckett, Sr.; parents, Guerry and Evelyn ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ronald "Ronnie" Beck, age 59, of Pendergrass, Ga., who passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2013.Mr. Beck was born in Gaines ...
Mrs. Zuella Bonds, age 90, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, October 26, 2013 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mrs. Bonds was born in Ila, GA to the late Charlie and Aletha Gai ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93