Local Obits for Sun. Aug 2nd, 2009
Dorothy Dean Smith Skinner, age 91 of Stephens Road, Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, August 2, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Fu ...
Helen Elizabeth Coffelt, 83, of Gainesville passed away August 2, 2009. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home 355 Dawsonville Hwy, Gaine ...
Mrs. Jeanne Lander Cornelssen, age 81, of Gainesville, died Sunday, August 2, 2009. Arrangements by Memorial Park South Funeral Home, 4121 Falcon Parkway, Flowery Branch, Ga. 30542 ...
Mr. Michael Andrew Carron, age 53 of Jefferson, Georgia died Sunday, August 2, 2009 from injuries sustained in a motorcyle accident. Mike was born in Auburn, Alabama, the son of ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Thomas Woodrow Murphy, age 94, of Pendergrass, who passed away on August 2, 2009. Mr. Murphy was born on March 22, 1915 in Jackson Cou ...
Mr. Ricky Simonds, age 46, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday August 2, 2009.Mr. Simonds was born in Pickens County, GA June 1, 1963 and had lived in Dawson and Lumpkin Counties for most ...
'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.