Local Obits for Wed. Jan 19th, 2011
Ada Henderson, age 93, of Villa Rica passed away Wednesday, January 19, 2011 at Wellstar Cobb Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Faye Kathleen Frey, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, January 18, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled ...
Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Friday January 21, 2011 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. Jimmie Brown, 76, of Gainesville. Rev. Melvin Baugh will be officiating. Burial w ...
Private funeral services will be held Saturday for Lucille Bruce, 94, of Gainesville. Rev. Earl Pirkle will officiate. Burial will be in Alta Vista Cemetery. The family will receiv ...
Services for, William (Bill) Dolan, 98, Clarks Bridge Road, Clermont, died Wednesday, January 19, 2011, after a short illness. A native of New Jersey, he moved to Georgia in the 19 ...
Henry Ralph Arrieta, 74, passed away Tuesday January 18, 2011, in Dahlonega, GA. He was a beloved husband, father and grandfather, and a Veteran of the US Marine Corp.Mr. Arrieta ...
Linda Ann Berry, age 52, of Dahlonega, GA, died January 19, 2011.Linda was preceded in death by her parents, Eldridge Henry and Ila Reece Henry; two sons, Michael Shane Berry and J ...
'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.