Local Obits for Mon. Jul 1st, 2013
Janet Hinds Saunders, 83, of Cumming, GA died on July 1, 2013 at Northside Hospital Forsyth. Born in North Hampton, MA she was the daughter of the late Gailon and Ruth Hinds.Janet ...
Chester B. "CB" Robinson, Jr. died Monday, July 1, 2013, after an extended illness. The family will receive friends Wednesday, July 3, 2013 from 11 AM
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. July 3, 2013 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel, for Rev. Edgar Smith , age 83 of Clermont. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday July 2, ...
Jimmy Dave Deaton, age 79 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday, July 1, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Venter following a brief illness. Funer ...
Mrs. Esther Connie Stewart, age 95, of Flowery Branch, Funeral services will be announced by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Highway 53, Hoschton, Ga. 30548. www.lawsonfuneralhome.org. 7 ...
Marion Briggs Williamson, 83, of Gainesville, passed away July 1, 2013 at her residence following a period of declining health. Marion was a native of Fort Lauderda ...
Mrs. Brenda Lynne Hill, age 61, of Nicholson, GA died Monday, July 1, 2013 at Northridge Medical Center. Mrs. Hill was born in Commerce to the late Langford and Evelyn Ray Wilbu ...
Mrs. Jewell Stringer, age 74, of Murrayville, GA (Lumpkin County), passed away Monday, July 1, 2013, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Jewell was born in W ...
Andreas Frank Schatz, age 47, of Marietta, passed away July 1, 2013.Survivors include his wife, Marsha Schatz; father, Frank and Ulrike Schatz; mother, Gisela and Alan Cupples; chi ...
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