Local Obits for Sat. Aug 20th, 2011
Bonnie Sanders Cagle, age 79, of Alpharetta, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011. She was a member of Oak Grove Primitive Baptist Church in Alpharetta. She was preceded in deat ...
Danny Loran Archer, age 48 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, August 20, 2011 at his residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, August 2 ...
Donald C. Owen, age 76 of Gainesville, known to many as "Papa Donald", went home to be with his Lord on Saturday, August 20th, after an extended illness.Visitation will b ...
Rev. Richard Newkirk, a Gainesville resident since 1996, died August 20, 2011. Born in Washington, D.C. in 1933, he received his BA from Hampden-Sydney College, MDiv. from Union Se ...
Vanessa Partlow-Gresham, age 47 of Gainesville, Ga died Saturday, August 20, 2011. Services will be held Thursday, August 25 at 2pm at New Salem Baptist Church, Jefferson, Ga. Wimb ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Earline Atwood Johnson, age 82 of Cleveland. Mrs. Johnson passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Northeast Georgia ...
Paige Elizabeth Dorsey, age 49 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Northside Hosptial after a courageous battle with leukemia.Mrs. Dorsey was born July 18, 1962 ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
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‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.