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 ...
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