Local Obits for Sun. Feb 17th, 2013
Mrs. Ruby Forrester Young, age 84, of Buford passed away Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Peachtree Christian Hospice, following a brief illness.Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Wed ...
Funeral services for James "Jimmy" Sumner, age 76 of Baldwin will be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 11:00 AM from the Grace - Calvary Episcopal Church. The Revere ...
Jim H. Goss, age 87, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013, at a private care facility following an extended illness. Mr. Goss was born on May 28, 1925, i ...
Bobbie Joan Barrett Moore, age 80 of Gainesville and Lula, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Landmark Hospital, Athens, Georgia fo ...
Mr. Henry Edward Brown, age 64, of Commerce died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Piedmont Hospital. Mr. Brown was born in Commerce to the late, Henry Edward Brown, Sr. and Kathleen P ...
Mrs. Katie Ruth King Peek age 90, of Commerce died Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Northridge Health and Rehab Center. Mrs. Peek was born in Americus, GA to the late, James Howell and ...
Tommy C. King, 69, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday February 17, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.Born March 5, 1943 in Cornelia, Geor ...
Betty Jean Ash Black, 77, a lifelong resident of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 17, 2013 from an extended illness. Born on August 7, 1935, she was the epitome o ...
Barrett Funeral Home announces the death of Richard F. Leonard, age 81, of Cleveland. Mr. Leonard passed away February 17, 2013 at The Oaks at Scenic View. Arrangements are incompl ...
Gale Sayers, Bears Hall of Fame running back, dies at 77
Chicago Bears Hall of Fame running back Gale Sayers has died
'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