Local Obits for Fri. Jul 17th, 2009
Carolann Ripley Johnson, 48, of Alpharetta, GA died peacefully at her home on Friday, July 17, 2009, surrounded by her loved ones, after a long battle with cancer. Carolann was bor ...
Estelle G. Seay, age 87 of Harmony Church Road, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, July 17, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral ser ...
Graveside services will be held at 11am on Saturday, July 18th in the Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery for Maude H. Evans, age 86 of Gainesville. She passed away on Thursday, July 1 ...
Tommy Lamar Head, age 57 of Fieldstone Court, Clermont, Georgia passed away Friday, July 17, 2009 at Oconee Regional Medical Center following an extended illness. Funera ...
Mrs. Josephine Whiten "Coot" Dean, age 83, of Cleveland, formerly of Toccoa, died Friday, July 17, 2009, at her home. She was the wife of Joe Dean. Funeral arrangements ...
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
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44
“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with cancer