Local Obits for Mon. Dec 12th, 2011
Eva Pendley, age 99, of Cumming, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011. Mrs. Pendley was a member of Daves Creek Baptist Church. Eva and her husband owned Clyde Pendley Feed and Po ...
Dean Allison, age 68, of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday Morning, December 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Funeral services are sch ...
Mrs. Margery D. Nelson, 83, of Gainesville passed away Monday, December 12, 2011, following a period of declining health. Born in Cambridge Ma on January 3, 1928, she was the daug ...
Mrs. Nancy Smith, age 52, of Gainesville, GA died Monday, December 12, 2011 at her home following a sudden illness.Nancy was born in Atlanta, grew up in Canton, GA, and had lived i ...
Perna Tench Thomason, age, 93, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born on May 14, 1918, in Banks County, she was the daugh ...
Willie Jerelle Mathis, age 81 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, December 12, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Graveside services are sche ...
William I. Hooper, age 79, of Jefferson, passed away Monday, December 12, 2011.Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 35 First Street, Hoschton, GA, 30548, 706-654-0966, www.lawsonfu ...
Bealer Ricky Hardin, 56, of Dahlonega, GA passed away at his home on Monday, December 12, 2011. He was a lifelong resident of Dahlonega of loved to hunt, fish and raise Dachshund& ...
'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.