Local Obits for Mon. Aug 15th, 2011
Mr. William Dan Westbrook, age 79, of Cumming passed away Friday, August 12, 2011 at his home. A Baptist by faith, Mr. Westbrook was born in Roswell, GA. He was a U.S. Navy veter ...
William McKinley Woodall Jr., age 85, of Ball Ground, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011. He loved fishing, hunting, gardening and driving his tractor. William is preceded in deat ...
Virginia Lewis Goble, age 88, of Gastonia, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2011, at her daughter's residence in Alto, Georgia. Mrs. Goble was born on May 17, ...
Bonnie Nichols Wood, age 84 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ar ...
Raymond Karl Tufts, age 56, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Monday, August 15, 2011 at his residence.Memorial Services will be held at 1:30 pm Saturday, August 20, 2011 from the ...
James Lee Tucker, age 46, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.Survivors include his wife, Cynthia Tucker of Dahlonega; ...
Michael Stewart, age 45 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011 at his residence.Mr. Stewart was born November 26, 1965 in Buford to Vonda Burke Westgate and the late Cur ...
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
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44
“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with cancer