Local Obits for Thu. Sep 5th, 2013
Mrs. Gurtis Faye Hooks, age 72, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Thursday, September 05, 2013. She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Ramey, Sugar Hill, GA; sons and daughter in law, ...
Donald Cooper McNeal, age 76 of Flowery Branch, passed away Thursday, September 05, 2013 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are scheduled for Sunday, Septembe ...
Evangeline Loraine Angel Whitley (previously known as Angie Hebbeler), 86, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013 at home with her loving family, following ...
Frances Davis, age 93, of Newnan, formerly of Cumming, passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Cumming. She enjoyed gardening and lov ...
Lula Ann Turner, age 54, of Braselton passed away Thursday, September 5, 2013. Ann, was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer 21 years ago, and has fought a long battle, with never ...
Mr. Stephen Eugene Manley, age 52, of Sandy Springs died Thursday, September 5, 2013. Mr. Manley was a loving son to the late, Gene and Romona Strandridge Manley. Mr. Manley was ...
Garry Allen Franks, age 67 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, September 5, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be sche ...
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died