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 ...
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