Local Obits for Wed. Oct 26th, 2011
Carole F. Mishler, age 73, of Cumming formerly of Bella Vista, Arkansas, passed away Wednesday, October 26, 2011. She was born March 29, 1938 in Harvey, IL to Dorothea and Willia ...
Mary Sue Merck Allison, age 85, of Cornelia Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 26, 2011. Mrs. Allison was born in Hall County on January 16, 1926; she was the daughter of ...
Barbara Dale (Dyer Kimsey) Branson, 65, Oakwood, died Wednesday, Oct. 26.She was predeceased by her father Cread Dyer and brother Allan Dyer.Her survivors include husband Ray Brans ...
Mr. J. Harold Bennett, age 72, of Flowery Branch passed away October 26, 2011 following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be held 11:00am Saturday, October 29, 2011 from ...
Mrs. Willie Helen Minish, age 90, of Danielsville, GA died Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Minish was born in Madison County to the late Preston and Maxie Elmir ...
'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.