Local Obits for Wed. Dec 23rd, 2015
Anthony James Crosta, Sr., age 95, of Cumming, passed away on December 23, 2015. Anthony was born in Newark, NJ., on May 15, 1920. He was a plumber with Enclore Plumbing of Ft. Lau ...
Thomas Hudson Echols, age 79 of Alto, passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at his residence.
Born in Lula, Georgia on October 20, 1936, he was a son of the late Henry Harris ...
Wanda Kay McMahan McClure, age 67 of Cornelia, Georgia formerly of Gastonia, North Carolina, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 at her residence followin ...
Ray E. Todd, age 91 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, December 23, 2015 following an extended illness.
Born in Madison County, Georgia on March 26, 1 ...
Karon Lynn Bennett, age 61 of Loganville, GA, died Wednesday, December 23, 2015. Mrs. Bennett has been cremated and a Memorial service will be held Monday, December 28, 2015 at 1:0 ...
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