Local Obits for Sun. Jan 4th, 2015
Carleigh Ann Wisniewsky, infant daughter of Richard and Kimberly Wisniewsky of Winder, GA died January, 4, 2015. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 1:00 PM ...
Ricky Arthur Otwell, age 55 of Cumming, passed away Sunday, January 4, 2015. A former resident of Pleasant Grove, AL, he was retired from Bridgestone-Firestone Tire and Rubber Com ...
Bess M. Tate, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, January 4, 2015. She is survived by her children, Cathy and Wayne Petty, Buford, GA, Barbara and Alan Miller, Buford, GA, a ...
Hazel Gibson Nation, age 77, of Demorest, passed away on January 4, 2015.Born on May 21, 1937, in Rabun County, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Donnie Nations Gi ...
Jill Ann Tolbert, age 35, of Alto, GA passed away Sunday, January 4, 2015.She spent most of her life in Lumpkin County, and had lived the past 7 years in Habersham County. She was ...
Peggy Pruett Chambers, age 75, of Jefferson, GA passed away on Sunday, January 4, 2015. She is survived by her husband of nearly fifty-five years, Carl Chambers; children, Larry a ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Vicki Louise Chapman Jolly, age 70, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Sunday, January 4, 2015. Mrs. Jolly was born in Anderso ...
Robert Lee Brown, age 68, of Dahlonega, GA died Sunday, January 4, 2015.He was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and of the Baptist faith. He retired from Fieldale Farms and lo ...
Miss Helen Monteen Brown, age 92 of Hospital Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 4, 2015 at Pruitt Health Toccoa.A daughter of the late Sam Walker Brown and Pearl Bu ...
Lt. Col. Harry Lee Wise, Jr., age 80 of Riverdale Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday January 4, 2015 at Emory Hospital. The son of the late Harry Lee Wise, Sr. and Anna Maude Harmon W ...
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69