Local Obits for Sat. Oct 23rd, 2010
Betty Jane Hern, age 83, of Cumming, Ga., passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010. Betty was preceded in death by her loving husband Herbert R. Hern and her son Michael R. Hern.She ...
Charles Junior Bruner, age 66, of Jasper, Georgia passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010.Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 26 at Sawnee View Gardens Ce ...
Mary Freda Bishop, age 78, of Clarkesville, GA passed away on Saturday, October 23, 2010 following extended illness at her residence. Mrs. Bishop was born in Greensboro, NC on Jul ...
Talmadge Grady Holcomb, age 78 of Clarkesville, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010, at Habersham Home West following a brief illness. Born in Tiger, Ga. on April 02, 1932, he w ...
Vance Covington Galloway II, age 54 of Baldwin, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born in Demorest, Georgia, o ...
George Ezra Pilgrim, III died October 23, 2010 after a brief illness. He graduated from the University of Georgia where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. Mr. Pil ...
Grace Lee, age 93, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, October 23, 2010 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for M ...
Frank Marinaccio, age 84 of Sautee, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, October 23, 2010.Mr. Marinaccio was born December 11, 1925 in Rhode Island to the late Nichola and Te ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
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