sunny.png
Thursday December 2nd, 2021 1:28PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Oct 18th, 2012

Forsyth

Else Marie "Schultz" Metcalfe passed quietly in the evening on October 18, 2012. "Schultz" was born in Charleroi Pennsylvania on December 31, 1934. She was the ...
Ruth Beatrice Rider, 89, Cumming
Ruth Beatrice Rider, 89, of Cumming, GA died at Embracing Hospice House on October 18, 2012. Born in Oglethorpe, GA she was the daughter of the late Coile and Lillian Esco.Ruth an ...

Hall

Alton M. Pete Davenport, 89, Gainesville
Mr. Alton M. "Pete" Davenport, 89 of Gainesville died Thursday October 18, 2012.A native of Hall County, Mr. Davenport was the son of the late John Morgan and Lillie Bell ...
Barbra Casey, Gainesville
Ms. Barbra Casey was born to her Father J.C. Casey and mother Jessie Mae Casey. Her parents preceded her in death along with her brother: Glen Ray Casey, one sister: Rebecca Casey ...
Maria Antonia Acuna, 53, Gainesville
Maria Antonia Acuna, age 53 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled f ...
Warren Cochran, 48, Gainesville
A True Solider of God: Mr. Warren Cochran was born on December 29, 1963 to the late Lester and Charlie Mae Cochran. Warren Cochran was a graduate of Gainesville High School. War ...

White

Henry Ford Coffey, 82, Cleveland
Henry Ford Coffey, age 82 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, October 18, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, October 21, ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died