Local Obits for Thu. Oct 31st, 2013
Mr. Robert L. Lackey, age 81, of Winder, GA passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2013. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth "Libby" Lackey. He is survived by ...
Benny Moore, age 79, of Cumming, GA, formerly of Alpharetta, passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2013. He worked at General Motors for 30 years. In his retirement he enjoyed his fa ...
Mr. Larry Kenneth Kemp, age 73, of Atlanta, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2013.He was preceded in death by his father, William Carl Kemp and bro ...
Ryan Glen Rutherford, age 18 of Braselton, Georgia, passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013. Ryan is survived by his parents, Dean and Christie Rutherford, Braselton; Brothers, E ...
Mr. Willmar Patrick Locke, Jr. (Pat), age 70, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013 surrounded by his family. He was preceded in death by his father Willmar Pat ...
Sara Jane Standridge Howard, age 73 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness.Born in Jackson County, Georgia on ...
Evelyn Owsley Moreman, age 81, of Braselton, formerly of Opelika, AL passed away Thursday, October 31, 2013. She was a member of First United Methodist of Opelika. Mrs. Moreman was ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
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.