Local Obits for Sat. Apr 27th, 2013
Ruthie Lee Shelby, age 79 of Buford, Georgia, died suddenly Saturday, April 27, 2013. Mrs. Shelby has been transported to Mercer Funeral Home, Jackson, TN for services. Interment ...
Elma Dodd Brown, age 90 of Cornelia, passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born January 20, 1923, in Banks County, she was a daughter of the lat ...
Frank Grizzle, Jr.John Franklin (Frank) Grizzle, Jr., 85, of Buford, GA passed away Saturday, April 27, 2013. He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank Grizzle Sr. and Ruby Gr ...
Mrs. Vallieree S. Casper Bryant age 85 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday April 27, 2013 at Oaks at Limestone following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Mrs. Lynda L. Brookshire, age 69, of Hoschton, GA and the Duncan Creek Community passed away on Saturday, April 27, 2013. She is survived by her husband of forty-nine years, Bob Br ...
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