Local Obits for Sat. May 26th, 2012
Captain Scott T. Simonson, age 67, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012. Scott was a kind, generous, energetic and loving husband, father and grandfather who was tir ...
Ruphard Hugh Martin, Sr. age 67 of Forsyth County, passed away Monday, May 28, 2012. He was a member of Silver Shoals Baptist Church. He loved NASCAR and racing cars. He has raced ...
Funeral services for Samuel Ansel Stamey, age 79, of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, May 29, 2012 from the Providence Baptist Church. Rev. Kevin Miller will offic ...
Aileen Southall Anderson age 86 of Gainesville passed away Saturday May 26, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.On line condolences may be ma ...
James A. "Jim" Davis, Lt Col (Ret), age 72, of Dahlonega, died May 26, 2012.Jim has been a resident of Dahlonega since 1989. He was born and raised in Atlanta and graduat ...
Mr. Jonathon Adam "Kool-Aid" Butler, age 24, of Martin, GA, passed away Saturday, May 26, 2012 in Chipley, Florida.Born June 20, 1987 in Hall County, he was a son of Adam ...
North Georgia real estate executive Frank Norton, Sr. dies at 92
Frank Norton, Sr., a Gainesville man who spent decades in the insurance and real estate industry in North Georgia, died Tuesday at the age of 92.
Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
The Latest: 'Gilligan's Island' star Wells dies, virus cited
Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” has died
Famed French designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th century fashion, has died at 98
Attorney, philanthropist Phillip Sartain has died
Prominent Gainesville attorney and philanthropist Phillip Bond Sartain, known for his intelligence, his sense of humor and an unwavering commitment to his community, died peacefully Monday morning, his family said. He was 62.
Lucile Beaver, daughter of longtime RMA president, has died
Lucile Elizabeth Beaver, who grew up on the campus of Riverside Military Academy, where her father Gen. Sandy Beaver, served as president, has died, her longtime attorney confirmed.
Charley Pride, country music's first Black star, dies at 86
Charley Pride, the son of sharecroppers in Mississippi who became one of country music’s biggest stars and the first Black member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, has died