Local Obits for Thu. Jul 10th, 2014
Mrs. Jean Durden Blankenship, age 79, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014. She is survived by her husband of fifty-four years, Jim Blankenship; son and daughter- ...
Charles Anthony "Tony" Gabriel, Jr., 67, of Gainesville, GA, died Thursday, July 10, 2014. Memorial services will be held on Monday, July 14, 2014 at 4:00 PM at Dewberr ...
James Hunter Groome, (age 90, which was celebrated on June 4th) died on Thursday, July 10, 2014 of Alzheimer's Disease. Jim was born in Greensboro, NC on June 4, 1924. He was ...
Mrs. Cynthia Irene Griffin Richard, age 55 of Toccoa, GA, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014 at the residence. A daughter of Randy Griffin and Wilma Alexander Vinson, she was born ...
Mark Edward Green, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, July 10, 2014 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Green was born March 5, 1950 in Atlanta to the late ...
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