Local Obits for Wed. Dec 30th, 2015
Ms. Gladys Tanner Epps, age 76 of Buford, passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Pauline S. Clark, 90, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2015 following a sudden illness.
Born on February 16, 1925 she was a lifetime resident of Hall ...
Mr. Clarence Riker Dreier,Jr. 79 of Gainesville died Wednesday December 30, 2015 at Lanier Village Estates.
Born in Grand Island, Nebraska, Mr. Dreier was the son of the la ...
Alfa Sue Wehunt Peck age 79 of Murrayville, Ga passed away on December 30, 2015. Sue loved spending time with her family and loved watching Wheel of Fortune.
Sue is preced ...
Mr. Dean Fletcher Smith, age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, December 29, 2015.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 ...
Michael Johnson Davis, age 59 of Jefferson, GA passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015.
Mr. Davis was the son of the late Pete and Farrah L. Owensby Davis.
He is ...
Helena K. Melnick, age 65, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, December 23, 2015. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966. ...
Winfred Wesley Hamilton age 57 of Dahlonega passed away on December 28, 2015.
Mr. Hamilton loved playing softball, horseshoes and shooting pool.
He is survived by ...
Mr. James Richard Dunson, age 82 of 1050 Homer Road, Baldwin, Georgia passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospice House, Watkinsville, Georgia.
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr James Virgil Moss, age 71 of Cleveland formerly of Clarkesville. Mr. Moss passed away Wednesday, December 30, 2015. ...
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.
Wayne Abernathy, Hall County businessman and state Board of Public Safety member, dies
A Lula man, who operated a number of businesses in Gainesville and Cleveland during his lifetime and served more than 35 years on the state Board of Public Safety, has died.
Roy Clark, country guitar virtuoso, 'Hee Haw' star, has died
Country star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show "Hee Haw" for nearly a quarter century, has died. He was 85
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.