Local Obits for Mon. Aug 11th, 2014
Marion Langford Threlkeld, age 87, of Winder passed away Monday, August 11, 2014.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 7 ...
John F. "Jack" Peacock, age 66, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014. He is survived by his wife of thirty-three years, Joan Rowntree Peacock, Suwanee, G ...
John Maurice Prater, age 97, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Ann Prater; children, Linda Mitchell and husband Edward, Sugar H ...
Evelyn E. Conner, 74, of Gainesville, died Monday August 11, 2014 at her residence.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Evelyn was the daughter of the late Frank and Iona Parks Conn ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Nelle Cameron Reid, age 90, of Pendergrass, who passed away on Monday, August 11, 2014. Mrs. Reid was born in Americus, Georgia, a da ...
James "Jim" Edmon McNeese, 70, of Canton, GA, beloved father and grandfather went to be with our Lord on August 11, 2014.Jim is survived by his son, James E. McNeese II, ...
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