Local Obits for Thu. Jul 19th, 2012
Donald R. Ricks, 80, of Cumming, GA died on July 19, 2012 at Embracing Hospice House after a long struggle with Parkinson's and dementia. He was born in Soperton, GA on May 2 ...
Fred Eugene Ulery, Jr., age 87, of Buford passed away Thursday, July 19, 2012. Fred loved to golf and to garden. He was a member of Buford First United Methodist Church. He is ...
Dr. Herbert W. Robinson, 95, of Oakwood passed away Thursday July 19, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born December 25, 1916 in Daws ...
Mrs. Virginia Lanelle Smith, 74 of Murrayville died Thursday July 19, 2012.A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of the late Grady and Clara Mae Kitchens ...
David Gwayne Brookshire, age 55, of Braselton, passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services ...
Warthen "Buddy" Williford, 86, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday July 18, 2012 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following a period of declining health.Born November 6, 192 ...
'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.