Local Obits for Fri. Mar 11th, 2011
Mr. Tony E. Blalock, age 64 of Nicholson, GA died Friday, March 11, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Blalock was born in Commerce, to the late, Willard and Yvonne Wood Blalock. Mr. Bla ...
ANN SAMUEL YEARLY, 79. Of Cumming, Georgia passed away on March 11, 2011.The family will be having a Celebration of Life Memorial Service. BYARS FUNERAL HOME& CREMATION SERVICE ...
Beaulah A. Saville Davis-Posey, age 95, of 107 Pioneer Trail, Cartersville, Georgia, died at her home, March 8, 2011. Mrs. Davis-Posey is survived by daughter, Susie D. Humphries ...
Miss Lavinia Hatcher, 95, of Gainesville died Friday, March 11, 2011. Miss Hatcher was born on October 5, 1915, in Hall County, and was a member of Corinth Baptist Church. Miss Ha ...
Richard Lee Sheets, age 76 of Cleveland, GA, passed away Friday, March 11, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Mr. Sheets was born June 19, 1934 ...
Mildred Anderson Jarrard, 62 of Dahlonega, passed away on Friday, March 11, 2011 at North East Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.Mrs. Jarrard was a lifelong resident of Lum ...
Mrs. Venola Tow, age 81, of Dahlonega, Georgia, died March 11, 2011.Mrs. Tow was born in Suches, Ga. and had lived in Lumpkin County for a number of years. She was a homemaker and ...
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