Local Obits for Thu. Feb 6th, 2014
Rex Dry, age 57, of Winder passed away Monday, February 3, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
David Alan Vella, 52, of Cumming, GA died on February 6, 2014. He was born in Piqua, OH on February 5, 1962.Funeral services will be held at 4:00 pm on Sunday, February 9, 2014 in ...
Billy Ray Collins, age 65 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services a ...
Mr. Freddie Gene Ingram, age 54, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, January 17, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Gra ...
Jack Bunyan Stevens, age 81 of Murrayville, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral ser ...
A memorial services will be held February 9, 2014 at 3:00 p.m. in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel for Michael Bradley Armour age 68 of Clermont. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m ...
Robert Winfred Smith born July 16, 1933, passed away on Thursday February 6, 2014 at his residence. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Sunday February 9, 2014 in the ch ...
Judy Loggins Ketchum, age 61 of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, February 6, 2014.Judy was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area. She retired after 20 plus years of serv ...
Sharon Lakay "Pat" Ballard, age 54 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following extended illness. Fun ...
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.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.