Local Obits for Fri. Dec 2nd, 2016
Timothy “Tim” C. Ledford, age 55 of Dawsonville, passed away Friday, December 2, 2016.
Mr. Ledford was born February 27, 1961 in Gainesville to the late Claude ...
Velma Allie Stickel, age 75, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, December 1, 2016. She is preceded in death by her loving husband, John Stickel; sisters, Barbara Sargent, Vivi ...
Choob “Noy” Bantaum, age 55, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016.
Mrs. Bantaum was born on September 17, 1961 in Thailand t ...
Pauline Brown Blakeney passed away peacefully Friday evening at Morning Pointe of Greeneville at the age of 95.
Pauline was a very smart and accomplished lady. Born in Alabama, ...
Eleanor Jean Hassell, 82, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016
A Memorial service will be held in the chapel of Little & Davenport Funeral Home on December 17, 2016 at 2: ...
Martha Jean Michely, 64, of Gainesville died Friday, December 2, 2016.
Born in York, SC., she was the daughter of Reid T. and Dorothy Williams of Gainesville. Jean graduat ...
Judson Walker Batts, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA, joined his Father in Heaven on December 2, 2016.
Visitation will be held from 4PM until 8PM on Tuesday, December 6, 2016, at Dahlo ...
Eleanor Jean Hassell, 82, of Atlanta, MI. and Gainesville, GA. (formerly of Southgate MI) passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016. Eleanor was born in Dearborn, MI. She ...
Bessie Jane Dryman Barnes, age 105, of Clayton, Georiga, passed away on December 2, 2016 at her home. She was born in Macon County NC the daughter of the late Ray Dryman and Mamie ...
Mr. Ray Pickens Bell, age 77 of Oakway Drive, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, December 2, at his residence.
A son of the late Elmer Pickens and Myrtie McClellan Bell, he was bor ...
Kelly K. Williams, age 30, of Cleveland, GA passed away Friday, December 2, 2016.
Service arrangements are pending at this time.
Hillside Chapel Funeral H ...
Alan Colmes, liberal voice on Fox, once heard on WDUN, dead at 66
Alan Colmes, the radio and television host and commentator best known as the amiable liberal foil to the hard-right Sean Hannity on the Fox News Channel, has died.
Well-known WWII vet dies
Cecil Boswell, a well-known Gainesville area World War II veteran, died Sunday at the age of 99.
Grammy-winning jazz singer Al Jarreau dies at 76
Grammy-winning jazz singer Al Jarreau has died in a Los Angeles hospital just days after announcing his retirement from touring because of exhaustion
Max Ward, poultry industry leader in North Georgia, dies at age 95
Max F. Ward, a longtime leader in the North Georgia poultry industry will be remembered at graveside services in Gainesville Saturday afternoon.
A.B. Sailors, former Gainesville fire chief, dies at 83
A former chief for the Gainesville Fire Department died Monday at the age of 83.
Former Georgia Secretary of State David Poythress dies
Former Georgia Secretary of State and two-time gubernatorial candidate David Poythress has died.
Georgia Racing HOF member Doug Kenimer passes away
Georgia Racing Hall of Fame member Doug Kenimer of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 2. Kenimer was revered for his driving abilities on both dirt and asphalt...