Local Obits for Tue. Aug 9th, 2016
Aline Burt, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday August 9, 2016 at Peachtree Christian Hospice following a period of declining health.
Born December 3, 1928 to the late Grady ...
Penny Louise Russell, age 39, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016. A compassionate, loving person, Penny was a devout mother and wife to her husband and 2 sons. Fa ...
Marybelle Santangelo, age 73 of Cornelia passed away August 9, 2016. She was born in Gowanda, NY on September 06, 1942 to the late Ulysses G. and Pauline Sundown Scott.   ...
Ola Mae Campbell, age 82, of Pendergrass passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, August 8, 2016. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Myrtle Cheek. Ola Mae ...
Hoke Caudell, Jr., age 74, of Homer, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.
Mr. Caudell was born on September 4, 1941, in Banks County, Georgia, to the late Hoke Caude ...
James Steven Scales, 58, of Alpharetta, Ga passed away at his residence on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. ...
Brian Girard Dalton, age 53 of Cleveland passed away August 9, 2016. Brian was born on May 28, 1963 in Nebraska City, Nebraska to Robert Dalton and to the late Eleanor Ash ...
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