Local Obits for Wed. Mar 5th, 2014
Larry M. Nations, age 63, of Suwanee, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Larry graduated from Georgia Tech, was employed by Stock Building Supply and was of the Baptist faith ...
Mildred Flanagan Thomason, age 83, Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2014 at her residence following an extended decline of health.Mrs. Thomason was born on Augus ...
Clyde Stephenson "Steve" Teasley, age 71, of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
Lois Norwood Craft, 66, passed away on Tuesday February 25, 2014 in Irvine, California, where they currently lived. Born in Atlanta, Georgia, on February 1,1948, she was the daug ...
Mrs. Peggy Baker, 81 of Gainesville died Wednesday March 5, 2014 at her residence.Born in Clarke County, Mrs. Baker had lived in Hall County for most of her life. She had worked a ...
Phillip Wayne McCullough, age 61, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Funeral Services will be held 10:30 am Monday, March 10, 2014 with full Military Honors at Geor ...
Robert P. Amitrano, age 65 of Alpharetta, passed away Wednesday, March 5, 2014. Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Amitrano of Alpharetta; daughters and sons-in-law, Deborah and J ...
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.