Local Obits for Wed. Jun 19th, 2013
Jewel F. Brannan, 81, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2013. Born in Meigs, GA she was preceded in death by her husband, Olin Hiram Brannan, Jr. in 2004. She is su ...
Mr. Charles Lawrence (Larry) Arnold, age 77, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013 after a long battle with cancer. Larry was born and raised in Atlanta, GA. His parents were Clau ...
Roger Eugene Pugh, age 50, of Commerce passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfuneralho ...
Mrs. Hazel Jeanette Collins Wehunt, 85 of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday June 19, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Forsyth County, Mrs. Wehunt was the daught ...
Gloria Anne Farmer, age 62 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at Habersham Medical Center. Ms. Farmer was born November 3, 1950 in Buford, GA to the late Henry and ...
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
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.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died