Local Obits for Sat. Mar 30th, 2013
Bernice O. Wallace, age 81, of Statham passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralh ...
Mary Lee Butler, age 79 of Dawsonville, passed away on March 30, 2013. She was a member of Philadelphia Baptist Church in Alpharetta. Mary is preceded in death by her husband, Bill ...
David Allen Edge, age 76, died on Saturday March 30, 2013 at his home in Gainesville, GA. Born September 18, 1936 in Sarasota, FL; the son of the late Allen Ernest Edge and Hattie ...
Mrs. Gertrude Taylor Davis, age 94, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, March 30, 2013. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Bill Ramey; second husband, Ralph K. Davi ...
Kenneth Wayne Carter, M.D., age 59 of Gainesville, formerly of Gulf Breeze, FL and Marietta, GA, passed away on March 30, 2013. Kenneth graduated from Wheeler High School in Mariet ...
Thomas "Jack" Jackson Cooper, age 81, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013.Jack enjoyed driving tractors, trucks and cars. Receiving the mail was highlight t ...
Mrs. Hazel G. Adams, 91, of Bowman, wife of the late Robert E. Adams, passed away Saturday, March 30, 2013. Born in Dewy Rose, she was the daughter of the late James Clarence and ...
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