Local Obits for Wed. Jun 17th, 2009
Fred Youngman, 67, of Dawsonville died Wednesday June 17, 2009 at his residence following a sudden illness.Born June 28, 1941 in Port Jervis, New York to the late Sam and Margie Yo ...
Jerry Morgan Vereen, 62, of Duluth, GA died on June 17, 2009 at Peachtree Christian Hospice. His father, Jack Merill Vereen, Sr. and twin brother, Terry Vereen preceded him in dea ...
Chance Randell Cantrell, age 38 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, June 18, 2009, following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Born in Hall County on March 31, 1971, he ...
James Kenneth GriffethJim died after a long illness, Wednesday, June 17th. He was born in Pembroke, GA October. 4th, 1923. His family moved to Athens, GA where Jim attended public ...
Mabel Grace Roper, age 85 of Park Hill Drive, passed away Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia following an extended illness. Memorial se ...
Mary D. Vorees, age 94, died June 16, 2009 at the home ofher son, George Vorees. She was born in Watertown,NY in 1914and lived in New Jersey, New York, Virginia and Florida. Inher ...
Virginia Woody Reece, age 78, of Dahlonega, GA died Wednesday June 17, 2009 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, GA.Mrs. Reece was a native and lifelong resident of Lum ...
Mr. William Randolph Trotter age 52 of Dahlonega passed away June 17, 2009. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of 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