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. ...
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.
Helmut Kohl, chancellor who reunited Germany, dies at 87
Helmut Kohl, the physically imposing German chancellor whose reunification of a nation divided by the Cold War put Germany at the heart of a united Europe, has died
Gregg Allman of The Allman Brothers Band dies at age 69
Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom, has died at age 69