Local Obits for Sat. Aug 4th, 2012
Ilse Martha (Baerwald) Spivey, age 87, of Loganville, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. She is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee Spivey; father, Gustav Baerwald; mo ...
Mr. Walter J. Hand, age 63, of Cumming, GA died Saturday, August 4, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Hand was born in Jackson County to Terry W. and Laura Boswell Livingston of Maysvill ...
Gary Dale Sturgeon, age 49, of Buford, passed away Saturday, August 4th, 2012. Mr. Sturgeon is preceded in death by his parents, Irvin and Marian Sturgeon; brothers, Tommy, Michae ...
Mrs. Bonnie M. Stowe, 90 of Gainesville died Saturday August 4, 2012.Born in Nicholson, Georgia, Mrs. Stowe was the daughter of the late Elijah Arthur and Rebecca Angeline Williams ...
Michael E. Cowart, age 76, of Ball Ground, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2012. Michael was a member and Past Master of Ducktown Lodge #572 F&AM and Georgia Mountain Daylig ...
Richard Malone McKinley of Cleveland entered into eternal life with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 4, 2012, following an extended illness. He was 82. Mr. McKinley was ...
'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.