Local Obits for Mon. Jul 27th, 2009
Jeremaiah Suwanah Bouasy, age 24, of Demorest, GA passed away July 27, 2009. Mr. Bouasy was born in Habersham County, GA on January 22, 1985. He was a member of the First Presbyte ...
Roger Scott Ewing, age 41 of Brookfield Drive, Murrayville, Georgia, passed away Monday, July 27, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Fu ...
Rev. Hoyt C. Ivester, age 89, of Myrtle Street, New Holland, passed away on Monday, July 27, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Tocc ...
Mr. Walt Grizzle, age 57 of Dahlonega died Monday July 27, 2009.He was a member of Damascus Baptist Church and was a Mason. Walt was a heavy equipment operator with the state highw ...
Carolyn P. Styles, age 70, of Sautee Nacoochee, GA, died Monday, July 27, 2009 following an extended illness. Mrs. Styles was born on September 7, 1938 in Johnson Co ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.