Local Obits for Mon. Mar 11th, 2013
Kenneth Webster "Kenny" Stewart, III, age 12, of Dawsonville left this life on Monday March 11, 2013 surrounded by his family and close friends.Born December 7, 2000, Ken ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Adrienne J. Martin, age 88 of Demorest, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. ...
Robert James Cole, age 88 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, March 11, 2013 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Charles Edwin Davis, 80, of Hoschton, Ga., who passed away Monday, March 11, 2013. Mr. Davis was born in Atlanta, Ga. a son of the lat ...
Miss Frankie Jean Abercrombie, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013. Frankie Jean Abercrombie, a native of Lumpkin County, was a retired Professor of Englis ...
Shirley Thompson, age 73, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Monday, March 11, 2013 after an extended illness.Shirley was born December 8, 1939 in Blairsville, Georgia to the late ...
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