Local Obits for Fri. Aug 7th, 2009
Mr. Archie Martin, age 79 a native and life long resident of Forsyth County, passed away Friday, August 7, 2009 following an extended illness. He was proceeded in death by his sib ...
Ava Jane Gibson was born July 12, 2006 in Athens, GA and passed away suddenly on August 5, 2009. Her contagious smile and sparkling eyes captured the hearts of friends and strang ...
Frank Ogden Frazier, Jr., 75 of Cumming, GA, passed away August 7, 2009. Frank was born in Mann, West Virginia to Delilah and Frank Ogden Frazier, Sr. He graduated from high school ...
Barbara Joyce McGill Smith passed away at age 77 surrounded by friends and family members, August 7th 2009. Barbara was the only child of Bonnie and Howell McGill of Atlanta, Ga. ...
Neal Hadaway Rainwater, age 84, of Country Way, Gainesville, Georgia passed away Friday, August 7, 2009, at Crisp Regional Rehab and Nursing Center, Cordele, Georgia.Funeral servic ...
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died