Local Obits for Sat. Jun 22nd, 2013
Allyson Denise Wilkie Vaughn, age 40, of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday, June 20, 2013. Allyson loved to go camping. She also enjoyed reading, shopping and cooking for her famil ...
Steve Junior Hubbard, age 63, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at a local area hospital.Mr. Hubbard was born on February 12, 1950, in Gastonia, North C ...
Bernice Grant, 91, of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 22, 2013.Arrangements are incomplete at this time.Little & Davenport Funeral Home, Gainesville, is in charge of ar ...
Margaret Pittman Whelchel of Gainesville passed away June 22, 2013 following an extended illness.Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday June 24, 2013 at Memorial Park Cemeter ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Warren Albert "W.A." Martin, Sr., 68, of Talmo who passed away at his residence on Friday evening. Born in Hall county ...
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