Local Obits for Wed. Oct 8th, 2014
Anthony"Tiny" Lingerfelt, age 51 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014.Tiny is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Danny and Shannon Lingerfelt; nephe ...
Betty Cowart Ethridge, age 83, of Auburn, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer Fred Ethridge. She is survived by children, ...
Donald H. "Don" Murphy, age 94, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-two years, Geraldine Murphy; and so ...
Jerald B. Freeman, age 47 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014. Born in Hall County on June 16, 1967, he was a son of J. B. Freeman and Joyce Christopher Freeman bot ...
Mrs. Edna Grace Burruss Collins Gillespie, age 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at her residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 ...
Clifford Theron Lester, age 90, devoted husband and father and master gardener, died October 8th, 2014. Theron was born December 1st, 1923 in Gwinnett County to Charles Rawlins an ...
Frances "Frankie" Voss, age 93 of Fayetteville, passed away Wednesday, October 8, 2014.Frankie is survived by her loving son and daughter-in-law, Don and Patricia Groover ...
John H. "Johnny" Vickers, III, age 84 of Calhoun, formerly of Forsyth County, passed away Tuesday, October 7, 2014. He was a member of Midway United Methodist Church in A ...
Lucille Seagars Lewallen, age 93, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 8, 2014, at a local private care facility. Mrs. Lewallen was born on August 28, 1921 i ...
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
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
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.