partlycloudy
Monday May 1st, 2017 12:20AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Oct 30th, 2014

Gwinnett

Marletta Pardon Powers, 61, Sugar Hill
Marletta Pardon Powers, age 61, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, October 30, 2014. She was preceded in death by her parents, Richard and Berniece Pardon. She is survive ...
Mary Lorraine Jones of Dacula, GA passed on Oct. 30, 2014. Gregory B. Levett & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory, North Gwinnet Chapel
Ret. Lt. Colonel William Holden Smith, 85, Macon, formerly of Buford
Ret. Lt. Colonel William Holden Smith, age 85, of Macon, GA, formerly of Buford, GA, passed away Thursday, October 30, 2014 at home after an extended illness. Bill was born Septem ...

Habersham

Mr. Frank "Lloyd" Frankum, Jr., age 77 of Cornelia, passed away on Tuesday Evening, October 28, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended ...

Hall

Billy Earl Nix, 44, Gainesville
Billy Earl Nix, 44, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services will be held on Sunday, November ...
Bonnie (Stephens) Pinson, 79, Gainesville
Mrs. Bonnie (Stephens) Pinson, age 79, lifelong resident of Gainesville, passed away, Thursday, October 30, 2014. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 pm Tuesday, No ...
Robert Dean Jans, 69, Murrayville
Mr. Robert Dean Jans, age 69, of Murrayville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, October 30, 2014 at his residence.Celebration of life service will be held 7:00 pm Wednesday, November ...
Mr. William (Bill) Hagan, age 73, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Thursday, October 30, 2014 at the Ronnie Green Heart Center. Memorial service is scheduled for 1:00 pm Monday ...

Jackson

Swayne Anderson, 82, Commerce
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Swayne Anderson, 82, of Commerce, who passed away early Thursday morning. Born in Banks County, he was the son of the late Char ...

Other

Ellie Wier Harper, 85, Decatur
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ellie Wier Harper, age 85, of Decatur, Georgia, who entered into rest Thursday, October 30, 2014. Mrs. Harper was born in Jefferson ...

White

Mildred Violet Tatum Butler, age 86 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, October 30, 2014 at Kathy's Personal Care Home in Cleveland, following an extended illness. ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.