Local Obits for Thu. Dec 15th, 2011
Robert G. Stuck, 53, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday December 15, 2011 following as sudden illness.Born May 1, 1958 in Canandaigua, NY, he grew up in Wolcott, NY and had lived ...
Mr. John F. Rogers age 35 of Cumming, Ga passed away on Thursday December 15, 2011. No services are scheduled at this time. Memorial Park Funeral is in charge of arrangements. Memo ...
Sylvia K. Strain, age 73, of Cumming, passed away at her residence on Thursday, December 15, 2011. She was preceded in death by her parents, Theo and Mattie Lou Kendall; brother an ...
Funeral services for Willie Mae Heaton Bramlett, age 92, of Demorest will be held at 1:00 PM, Saturday, December 17, 2011 from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Billy Trotter &am ...
Benjamin Ralph Abernathy, age 80, of Lula, Georgia, passed away Thursday, December 15, 2011 at his residence following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p ...
Memorial services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 8, 2012 in the chapel of Gainesville First United Methodist Church for Mr. Jack Harrison Barnett, 84, of Gainesville, ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Gladys H. Ray, 86, of Pendergrass who passed away early Thursday morning at the Athens Regional Medical Center. Born in Dawson C ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died