Local Obits for Thu. Aug 20th, 2009
Refugio Jesusita Hernandez, age 87 of Dawsonville, GA formally of Montezuma, Ga. passed away Thursday morning, August 20, 2009.A funeral mass was held Saturday, Aug. 22 at St. Mich ...
Mrs. Betty Jo Boling, age 73. of Forsyth County, GA, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009. She was a life long resident of Forsyth County and a member of Cross Plains Baptist Ch ...
Fransico Martinez Tinoco, age 86 of Cornelia, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009, at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 am, Saturday ...
Lori Diane Kelley, age 16, of Mt. Airy, passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2009. She was born in Habersham County on May 30, 1993. Ms. Kelley was a Junior at Habersham Central Hi ...
David Wayne Roe, age 53, of Woods Hill Road, Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Graveside ser ...
Mr. Larry Tanner, age 61, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, August 20, 2009 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a courageous battle with cancer.Funeral servi ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel Dean Bradley Parks, age 86, of the Holly Springs Community, Pendergrass, who passed away on Thursday, August 20, 2009. Mrs. Pa ...
David Thomas Morris, age 38, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday, August 20, 2009 of injuries sustained when struck by a vehicle while assisting a motorist-in-need during heavy rain sto ...
Mr. Myron R. Courtney, age 93 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August, 20, 2009 at his residence following an extended illness. Mr. Courtney was born November 25, 1916 in Washin ...
'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.