Local Obits for Fri. Oct 5th, 2012
David T. Robinson, age 76 a resident of both Forsyth and Fannin counties passed away Friday, October 5, 2012 after a period of illness. He was known as a man of faith and generosit ...
Doris G. Evans, age 70 of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012. Doris was a great mom who loved her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was a member of ...
Whitfield Funeral Home announces funeral services for Alisa Dolores Aycock Thomas, 42, of Alto.She passed away Friday, October 5, 2012.Funeral services are scheduled Monday, Octobe ...
Mrs. Carol Dean Williams was born January 12, 1948 in Putnam County to the late Willie and Matilda Coleman. On October 5, 2012 her earthly journey came to end due to a sudden illn ...
Lillie Ruth Whitfield Stewart, age 85, of Oakwood, passed away Friday, October 5, 2012, following an extended illness. She is preceded in death by her husband, Clyde Anderson Stew ...
Verdell Wofford, age 83, of Gainesville died Friday, Oct. 5,2012 at her home. Mrs. Wofford lived most of her life in Gainesville. She worked many years as a parapro for Gainesville ...
Mrs. Barbara Gayle Miller, age 69, of Toccoa, died Friday, October 5, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.Born January 29, 1943 in Stephens County, she was a da ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
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.