Local Obits for Mon. Jul 28th, 2014
Earl R. Lovell, age 81, of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014, at his residence.Born in Rabun County on April 20, 1933, he was a son of the late John Lovell, Jr. and B ...
Faye Maxine Kesler, 63, of Gainesville passed away on July 27, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, J ...
John Marion, age 82, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on July 28, 2014, after a courageous battle with cancer. Memorial Services will ...
Mrs. Ethel Tate Grizzle, age 88, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Monday, July 28, 2014.Ethel was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County, and a member of Cavender Creek Baptist Church. ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Helen Mclendon Winkler, age 70 of Cleveland. Mrs. Winkler passed away Monday, July 28, 2014Helen was born in State ...
Ricky Blackburn, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, July 28, 2014 at his residence. Ricky lost his battle with cancer. He was a fighter and a hero to his family and friends ...
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