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 ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.