Local Obits for Sun. Aug 19th, 2012
Memorial Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Deborah Louise Millwood age 35 of Gainesville. The Rev. Chris Brock will officiat ...
Funeral services for Lola Bell Hulsey age 96 of Lula, Ga. are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday Aug. 2l,20l2, in Holly Springs Baptist Church. Interment will be in the church cemeter ...
Peggy Ann Thomas Grindle, age 66, of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2012 at Westwood Nursing & Rehab Home in Archdale, North Carolina following an extended illn ...
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Ivey Renee Spiers, 64 of Commerce. Mrs. Spiers passed away at her residence on Sunday August 19th. Survivors include her husband, Creston S ...
Mary Lucy Cox, age 58, of Talmo passed away Sunday, August 19, 2012. Mary loved her family, horses, reading, fishing, animals and the outdoors. She is survived by her daughter Adal ...
Chief Magistrate Judge William Jeffrey "Jeff" Lowe, age 54, of Dahlonega, Georgia, died Sunday, August 19, 2012 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega, Georgia f ...
Nancy Darlene Swartz, age 68 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, August 19, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Ms. Swartz was born May 9, 1944 in Cuba, Missouri to the late Noe ...
'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.