Local Obits for Fri. Jul 5th, 2013
Jack Bruce Rauch was born in Detroit, MI on September 26, 1933. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Jacquline Irene, and wife, Billy Ruth Davis. Jack fought in the Korean ...
Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday July 7, 2013 at Strickland Funeral Home Chapel for Ruth Ledbetter Simmons, age 84, of Clermont. Visitation will be 2-3 p.m. Sunday ...
Douglas Franklin Brown, 70, of Gainesville, died Friday, July 5, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday July 8, 2013 ...
Mary Louise Watson Babcock, age 81, of Gainesville, GA, passed away on Friday, July 5 at her home following an extended illness.Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, July 1 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Rodney Wayne Brown, 44, of Commerce, Ga., who passed away on Tuesday, June 25, 2013. Mr. Brown was born in Athens, Georgia a son of Mr ...
Sallye S. Butler, 55, of Atlanta, Georgia passed away on July 5th, 2013. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, July 13th, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the Byars Funeral Home Chapel. ...
Tony Clifford DuBose, age 70 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, July 5, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. DuBose was born April 3, 1943 in Alabama to the late Arthur and ...
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