Local Obits for Mon. Feb 17th, 2014
Leola "Mother" Meeks Jamerson, age 89, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2014.Mrs. Jamerson was born on March 15, 1924 in Banks County, Georgia; daugh ...
Mr. Tom Braswell, age 87, of Auburn, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife, Guyendlee Daniel Braswell; parents ...
John Raymond "Bo" Hendricks, Sr., age 83, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on Monday, February 17, 2014. An Atlanta native, Bo was born to the late Archie and Flor ...
Reece Daniel Elseroad, 4, of Cumming, GA died on February 17, 2014. Born in Hilton Head, SC he was the son of Heidi and Daniel Elseroad of Cumming.Reece (AKA, Reecie-Piecie) loved ...
Mr. David Randall Grindle, age 54 of Clermont, passed away on Monday, February 17, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services are sched ...
Mr. L. G. Mullinax, age 81 of Murrayville, Georgia, left this earth on Monday, February 17, 2014 and went to be with his Lord where he had longed to go. He w ...
Marvin Luke "Lucas" Bruce, 59, of Gainesville, Forsyth County, the eldest son of Elsie Vivian Bruce and the Late Marvin Lee Bruce of Dawsonville passed away February 16, ...
Julianna Seres, age 82, passed away Monday, February 17, 2014. Funeral Services will be held 2:00 pm Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. Dr. Rusty Newman ...
Mr. Emory William Collins, Sr. age 85 of 4044 Williams Bridge Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 at Regency Hospital of Greenville.A son of the late Nolin ...
Samuel Elias Frankhouser, 76, died Monday, February 17, 2014 from a rare biliary cancer. He was a native of Pennsylvania. He was a kind, gentle, talented and creative man who fou ...
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