Local Obits for Thu. May 28th, 2015
James Morris Free, age 75, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2015 at The Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mr. Free was born on February 8, 1940 in Homer, G ...
Betty Gilleland Jennings, 75, Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, May 28, 2015.
Betty was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved gardening and volunteering ...
Larry Trout, age 66, of Cumming, passed away on May 28, 2015. He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. Larry loved spending time with his family, especially h ...
Margie LaRose Bennett, 71, of Buford, GA, passed away on Thursday, June 4 2015. She was a faithful member of Oak Grove Baptist Church, Cumming, GA.
Margie is preceded in death b ...
Billie Dove Hill, age 79, of Auburn passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015. Mrs. Hill was a faithful follower of Christ. Her hobbies included sewing, arts and crafts. Mrs. Hill w ...
Frances Land DeWitt, age 94, of Cornelia, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015 at her son’s residence.
Born on September 16, 1920, in Columbus, Georgia, she was a daughter o ...
Vanessa Dell Dyer, age 55 of Gainesville, went to be with the Lord from a long term illness.
Ms. Dyer was born August 22, 1959 in Hamilton, WV to John Leonard Dyer and the ...
Marty Holbrook 81 of Gainesville,Ga. died Friday June 5, 2015 at Willowbrook Nurs ...
Mr. Charles Albert Maniscalco, age 83, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Saturday, May 30, 2015. Complete arrangements to be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel.
Mr. Nicholas Bruce Pickell, age 73 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 3015 at his residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services to be held at a later ...
Mrs. Pamela Berryman Baker, age 65, of Nicholson, GA died Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at Athens Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Baker was born in Elberton to Magolene Barrett Hardy and the ...
Troy Marshall Spivey, age 64, of Commerce passed away Thursday, May 28, 2015. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966. ...
Mrs. Terresa Jo Tatum Purcell age 51 of 1054 Gooseneck Road, Eastanollee passed away Thursday May, 28, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of the lat ...
Mrs. Ronzielene Mize Simmons age 61 of 140 Avon Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday June 1, 2015 at her residence
A daughter of the late Ronzie and Katie Lou Fulbright Mize, she ...
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