Local Obits for Thu. Dec 11th, 2014
Eric Jones, age 46 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Thursday, December 11, 2014.Mr. Jones was born on July 2, 1968 in Demorest, GA. He was of the Baptist faith.Survivors include hi ...
Tony Simmons, 53, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday December 10, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born November 4, 1961 to the late Troy Lee and Dorothy Simmons, ...
Billy Dwight Armour, age 58 of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, December 11, 2014 in Augusta, Georgia following a extended illness.Memorial services are scheduled for Saturday, D ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. ElbertByron Hall, age 92 of Clermont. Mr. Hall passed away Thursday, December 11,2014. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Sharon Smallwood Hindman, 59 of Anderson , South Carolina formerly of Gainesville, Ga. died Thursday December 11, 2014 at her residence.Born in Gainesville, Ga. , Sharon had lived ...
Sherry Lynn Craft Childers, age 56, of Gainesville, passed away Thursday, December 11th, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Horace and Margaret Craft. Sherry was a won ...
Avalon (Avie) Delp Cordell, age 79, of Alpharetta, Georgia, died on Thursday, December 11, 2014.Born May 15, 1935, in New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, Avie was born and raised on the D ...
Thomas Duggan Harrison Jr., age 72 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, December 11, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Harrison was born August 2, 1942 in Sparta, GA to ...
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