Local Obits for Wed. May 22nd, 2013
Christopher James White, 34, of Cumming, GA died at Northside Hospital Forsyth on May 22, 2013. Born in Valley, AL he was the son of Susan Whitley of LaGrange, GA and the late Ran ...
Richard Shadburn, age 69, of Cumming, passed away Thursday, May 22, 2013. Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Marshall and Estie Shadburn; infant son, James Marshall Sha ...
Sharon L. Coker Stewart, age 67 of Macon and formerly of Habersham County, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013, at her residence. Born in Habersham County on June 27, 1945, she was ...
Mr. J.C. Gibson, age 72, of Murrayville, GA, passed away Friday, May 17, 2013 following an extended illness.J.C. was a lifelong resident of Murrayville, GA, and had spent the last ...
Mr. Martin Geller, 85, of Gainesville died May 22, 2013 following an extended illness. His last passion was working with customers that all knew him by name at a local home improv ...
The Rev. William "Bill" Kirkland III, 86 of Dahlonega passed away May 22, 2013 at Peachtree Christian Hospice in Duluth, Ga after an extended illness of many years.He was ...
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