Local Obits for Sat. Feb 26th, 2011
Imogene Groover, age 86, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, February 26, 2011. Imogene was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was the "family doctor", had a great ...
Oree Gailey Clark, age 94 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Saturday, February 26, 2011. Mrs. Clark was born in Habersham County, on December 12, 1916, she was the daughter of the la ...
Eva Gutai, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Saturday, February 26, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Memorial service is scheduled for ...
Mr. William Charles Simmons, 60 of Gainesville died Saturday February 26, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Dawson County, Mr. Simmons had lived in Dawson and H ...
Mrs. Martha Lee Elizabeth Abercrombie, age 78, of Dahlonega, GA, died February 26, 2011.Mrs. Abercrombie was the daughter of the late Steve W. Free Sr. and Carrie Thompson Free. S ...
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