Local Obits for Wed. May 20th, 2009
Barry Edward Wilson, age 62,was born June 6, 1946 to Dr. Robert O. Wilson and Edythe Wilson in Greenville, Ohio. Barry attended Greenville High School, Tri State University and Wr ...
Mrs. Jackie Cyrus Doddridge, age 75 of Forsyth County, formerly of West Virginia, passed away Monday, May 18, 2009. Mrs. Doddridge was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church. ...
Mrs. Martha Hansard, age 92 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2009. She was a life long resident of Forsyth County and a charter member of Bethelview United Methodist Chur ...
Warren P. Williams, age 75 of Lawrenceville, Georgia, died Wednesday, May 20, 2009. A Graveside Service will be held Sunday, May 24, 2009 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gard ...
Funeral services for Jeffrey Campbell, age 51, of Gainesville will be at 2:00 PM Saturday May 23,2009 in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will be in Alta Vista Cemetery. T ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lessie Skelton Cooper, age 82, of Jefferson who passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009.Mrs. Cooper, a native of Jackson County, was ...
Dolly Lemley Taylor, age 65, died May 20, 2009 in Brunswick, GA.Dolly was born May 24, 1943 to Homer Jacob Lemley and Mamie Lue Sullens Lemley. She was preceded in death by her par ...
Freeman Gibbs, age 66 of Cleveland passed away on Wednesday, May 20, 2009. Complete arrangements will be announced later by Ward's Funeral Home 758 Main St. S.W. Gainesville.
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