Local Obits for Thu. Jun 19th, 2014
John D. Ward, age 87, of Alto, Georgia, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014.Mr. Ward was born on July 21, 1926 in Hall County, Georgia, to the late Fred and Winnie Jackson Ward. H ...
Ruth Josephine Matheson Cook, age 94, of Alto, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at her residence.Born in Habersham County on November 26, 1919, she was a daughter of the late F ...
Mildred Free Gunn, age 92 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014, at her residence. Born in Rabun County on March 20, 1922, she was a daughter of the late Carol Free and ...
Mr. Eugene Green, 83, of Flowery Branch, GA. passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his residence. Born in Buford, Georgia, Mr. Green had lived in Hall County for most of his li ...
Harvey "Mack" Abbott, age 91, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Summer's Landing.Celebration of Life service will be held at 2:00 pm Su ...
Martha L. Cain age 89 of Chestnut Mountain passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at The Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Mr. Martin E. Pittman, age 40, of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his residence following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Kenneth Edmund Hartley Jr., age 71, of Jefferson, who passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014. Mr. Hartley was born in Jacksonville, F ...
Mr. Mark "Marty" Ernest Jordan, age 53 of 446 Parkwood Way, Jonesboro, Georgia passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at his residence.A son of Harold Thomas Jordan and Bess ...
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.