Local Obits for Fri. Apr 12th, 2013
Mr. Kenneth Jarrard, age 57, of Bethlehem, GA formerly of Buford passed away Friday, April 12, 2013. He is survived by his former wife, Robin Jarrard; children, Jessica and Andy R ...
Joel (Jack) Burge, age 84, of Cumming, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013. He was preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Dixie Burge; sisters and brother-in-law, Cecil and Don ...
Jacqueline Y. Mote, age 71 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are schedul ...
Mavis Arbustus Hall Thomas, age 64, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Graveside servic ...
George Byron Hanes, Jr., age 68 of Sautee, passed away on Friday, April 12, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.Graveside services are scheduled ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died