Local Obits for Fri. Jun 24th, 2011
James William Loudermilk, age 72, of Mt. Airy, passed away Friday, June 24, 2011 at his residence.Born in Habersham County on October 31, 1938, he was a son of the late Daniel and ...
Mr. Joel Young, age 77, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Friday, June 24, 2011 in Athens, Georgia. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 am Monday, June 27, 2011 ...
Shirley Merritt, age 60, of Athens, GA died Friday, June 24, 2011. Arrangements to be announced by Wimberly & Jackson, Gainesville 770-536-3251
Bedelle Cain Nix, age 90 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, June 24, 2011 at her residence following an extended illness.Mrs. Nix was born August 31, 1920 in Murrayville, GA to the ...
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.
Report: Television personality Regis Philbin dies at 88
People magazine reports that legendary television personality Regis Philbin has died at 88
Civil rights trailblazer C.T. Vivian to be laid to rest
The nation will pay its final respects Thursday to the Rev. CT Vivian
Remembering John Lewis, rights icon and `American hero'
John Lewis, who carried the struggle against racial discrimination from Southern battlegrounds of the 1960s to the halls of Congress, has died
Country rocker and fiddler Charlie Daniels dies at age 83
Country music pioneer and fiddler Charlie Daniels, who had a hit with “Devil Went Down to Georgia,” has died at age 83