Local Obits for Fri. Aug 5th, 2011
Mr. Luther Edward "Pop" Powell age 76, of Maysville, GA was a man of character, strength, integrity, love, and humility. After a long battle with sickness and infirmity, ...
Grace Ann Kicklighter, 68, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, August 5, 2011 peacefully at her residence with her loving family by her side. She was a member of Harmony Baptist C ...
Mr. Roy "Spoon" Prather, age 76, of Cumming, passed away Friday, August 5, 2011. He retired from the A&P Tea Company after 34 years of service as a forklift operator. ...
Mr. Elmer "Papa" Stewart, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away Friday, August 5, 2011 at his son's residence following a brief illness. Funeral services ar ...
Mrs. Bonnie Summerour age 67 of Cleveland passed away Friday August 5, 2011 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Summerour was born January 5, 1944 in Gainesville GA to th ...
Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77
Fred “Curly” Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died
Henry Skipper, former Flowery Branch mayor, dies at 96
Henry Skipper, a former mayor and city councilman for the city of Flowery Branch, died Tuesday at the age of 96.
Singer, actor, 'The Gambler': Kenny Rogers dies at 81
Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop, has died at 81
Former dean at Gainesville College dies
A former dean at what was then Gainesville College, Steve Gurr, has died at the age of 78.
Lyle Waggoner, foil on 'The Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 84
Lyle Waggoner, who played comic foil on “The Carol Burnett Show," has died
'Exorcist' actor Max von Sydow dies at age 90
Max von Sydow, the self-described “shy boy”-turned-actor who played the priest in the horror classic “The Exorcist,” has died
Jack Welch, the GE chief who became a superstar, has died
Jack Welch, who transformed General Electric into a highly profitable multinational conglomerate, has died