Local Obits for Wed. May 27th, 2015
Mary Rebecca Royal Jacobs, 92, of Cumming, GA died on May 27, 2015. Born in Walton County, GA on September 25, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John and Adabel Jones Ro ...
Barbara Anne McElhannon McCoy, age 79, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
Mrs. McCoy was born on July 12, 1935 in Athens, Georgia to the late John Hen ...
Graveside Services will be held 4:00pm Friday May 29, 2015 at
Hillside Memorial Gardens for Violet M. Jones, 83, of Gainesville. Randy
Ragan will officiate. The F ...
Mr. Ronnie Terrell Smith, age 66, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Mr. Smith was born in Commerce to the late Rogers and Faith Dixon Smith. He was a member ...
Timothy Dale Maloch, age 46, of Winterville passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Mr. Maloch was a NASCAR fan, enjoyed music; the guitar being his favorite instrument. H ...
Catherine “Cathy” Pritchett Gihl, of Rabun Gap, Georgia, lost her long fight with cancer and passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
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