Local Obits for Mon. Sep 22nd, 2014
J. Perry Hendrix, age 85 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Monday, September 22, 2014.Mr. Hendrix was born on December 25, 1928 in Barrow County, Georgia to the late Henry Edward ...
Marvin Lee Lynch, Jr., age 52, of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, September 22, 2014, at his residence.Born in Demorest on July 12, 1962, he was a son of Marvin Lee Lynch, Sr. an ...
Ms. Betty Jean Martin, age 77, of Gainesville passed away Monday, September 22, 2014 at her residence, surrounded by family. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, September 2 ...
Mr. Joe R. Woodall, age 78, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, September 22, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by family, following an extended illness. Funer ...
Norman Straham Ivie, age 81, Athens, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, September 20, 2014. Mr. Ivie was born on September 9, 1933, in Mountain City, Georgia, to the late James Pryo ...
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.