Local Obits for Wed. Feb 18th, 2015
Mrs. June Evans, age 87, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 18, 2015. Born in Moulton, Alabama, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Birdie Ethel Corum Putnam. A res ...
Roy Eugene Westray, age 87, of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. He was born in Cumming, GA and has lived there all his life. Roy retired from Sawnee EMC in 19 ...
Esperanza Campos Tovar, age 84, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 20, 2015 at St. Mark Ca ...
Annie Clara Martin, 91, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Fe ...
Myrtle May Mooney, age 86 of Flowery Branch, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Myrtle was born December 19, 1928. She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church ...
Myree Lynn, age 86, of Commerce, GA, originally from Toombs County, GA, joined her Lord in eternity on February 18, 2015. Eight brothers and sisters, and grandchildren Jason and J ...
Herbert H. Turner, age 85 of Dahlonega, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Mr. Turner was born October 29, 1929 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Luther and Dora Davis Turner. ...
Narve Franklin Dyer, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Mr. Dyer was born March 24, 1950 in Cleveland to the late Watson and Fannie West Dyer. Narve was ...
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
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.