Local Obits for Fri. Feb 25th, 2011
Gaillard Ellison Mende, Sr., of Cumming, GA, died on Friday, February 25, 2011. The son of Katharine Ellison Mende and George Robert Mende Sr., he was born December 30, 1928 in Kn ...
George R. Farel, age 73, of Demorest, GA passed away on Friday, February 25, 2011, following an sudden illness. Memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 1, 2011, ...
Funeral services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 27, 2011 in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home for Fay Stoyle Patterson, 91, of Gainesville. The fami ...
Mr. Troy Tatum, age 75, of Hephzibah, Ga. died February 23, 2011.Mr. Tatum was the son of the late Moses Tatum and Annie Bell Roberts Tatum. He was preceded in death by a sister, S ...
Michael Lee Turner, age 55 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, February 25, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Turner was born March 10, 1955 ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Nancy Caudell, age 61 of Cleveland. Miss. Caudell passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at her residence following an ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died