Local Obits for Sun. Jan 18th, 2009
Byars Funeral Home announces the death of Charlotte Kimmel, age 88, of Roswell, Ga. Memorial services are to be announced.
Jeanna Andrea Ford, 53, of Cumming, GA died at Embracing Hospice House on January 18, 2009. Her father, Paul A Ford and brother, Marty Ford predeceased her.Andrea is survived by h ...
Rev. Ernest Hunter, age 84 of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, January 18, 2009, at Habersham County Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in York, South Carolina, on May ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00p.m. Monday, January 19, 2008 in the Wardâ
Wards Funeral Home announces the death of Louise Garrett Bullock, 92, Former resident of Gainesville. Complete arrangements later by Wards Funeral Home, 758 Main St., Gainesville.
Ronnie Winfred Grizzle, age 48, of Gainesville went home to be with the Lord on January 18, 2009 following a sudden illness. Mr. Grizzle was born December 22, 1960 in Gainesville, ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Doris C. Lackey, 80, of Danielsville who died on Sunday at Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Cabarrus County, N.C., she was the daug ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for James Louie Vanderford, 71, of Commerce who died on Sunday at Athens Regional Hospital. Born in Gwinnett Co., GA, he was the son of the lat ...
Emma Elizabeth Page Welborn, 86, of Clayton, Georgia passed away January 18, 2009 at Mountain View Nursing Home.Betty, as she was affectionately known, was born in Rabun County May ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died