Local Obits for Thu. Feb 5th, 2015
Mrs. Frances Chandler, age 92, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 3, 2015. Born and raised in Barrow County, she was a daughter of the late Dewey H. and Desser O'Dell DeL ...
Margaret Daniel Payne, 70, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday February 4, 2015 at Embracing Hospice following a period of declining health.Born February 3, 1945 to the late Howar ...
Barbara Jane Hontz, 82, of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, February 05, 2015 at Lanier Place Assisted Living, Cumming, GA. She is a member of Cumming Baptist Church. She was ...
Margaret Ashworth Liddell, age 80, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015. She was preceded in death by her parents, Vivian and J. C. Ashworth; brother, J. C. Ash ...
Susie Thompson Poole, age 82, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015.Mrs. Poole was born on February 16, 1932 in Lula, Georgia to the late Charlie E. and Wi ...
Mr. John J. Soucie, 89, Gainesville died Thursday February 5, 2014 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.Little & ...
Walter P. Addison, Jr., age 74 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, announces services for Franklin Delano Roosevelt Fournier, age 69, of Commerce who passed away on Thursday February 5th, 2015. He was the son of the l ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Lou Lord Shepherd, 88, of Athens, Georgia, who entered into rest Thursday February 5, 2015. Mrs. Shepherd was born in Commerce, ...
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.
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.