Local Obits for Thu. Jul 3rd, 2014
Mattie Jean Jamerson Armour, age 67, of Alto, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Emory University Hospital.Born in Banks County on May 14, 1947, she was a daughter of the late ...
LOREAN J. SMALLEY, age 93 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, July 03, 2014 at the Habersham Home West following an extended illness.Born in Camden, West Virginia on Apri ...
Winnie Glennon McCrackin, age 88, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at her residence.Mrs. McCrackin was born on January 20, 1926 to the late Mr. George a ...
Elmer P. Peck, age 86, of Gainesville passed away on July 3, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, July 6, 2 ...
Mrs. Norma Jean Taylor, age 82, of Braselton passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at her residence, with her family. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from t ...
Mrs. Ruby Dean McKinzey, age 67, of Murrayville, GA (Lumpkin County), passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, GA following a period of decli ...
Mr. Ralph Simmons, age 71, of Bowman, Georgia passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 8, 2014 from the Chapel of Memorial Park South F ...
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.