Local Obits for Thu. Dec 1st, 2011
Gladys D. Turner, 98, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday December 1, 2011 at The Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness.Born January 12, 1913 in McDonough, GA to the late ...
Sue T. Gravitt, 78, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday December 1, 2011 at her residence following a period of declining health.Born September 9, 1933 in Forsyth County to the lat ...
Mr. Jack Bruce Edwards, age 48, of Grayson, GA died Thursday, December 1, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Edwards was born in Gwinnett County to Madie Plunkett Edwards of Sugar Hill an ...
Rupert "Jesse" Jarrell, age, 61, of Batesville, went home to be with the Lord on December 01, 2011. Rupert was born on August 11, 1950 in Oakhill, West Virginia. He was ...
Lonnie Walker, age 71, of Dahlonega, GA died Thursday December 1, 2011 at his residence.Lonnie was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was a retired truck driver a ...
'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.