Local Obits for Sat. Dec 31st, 2016
Bonnie Bennett McClure, age 102 of Cumming, passed away (with peace and grace) on Saturday, December 31, 2016.
A lifelong resident of Forsyth County, Mrs. McClur ...
Dorothy Jean Merrill, 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 31, 2016 at Lanier Place, Cumming, Ga.
Arrangements by McDonald and Son ...
Bishop Chester M. Smith, age 77 of Demorest, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 31, 2016, at his residence.
Born in Reedsville, West Virginia on October 3, 1939 ...
Harry “Bud” Peterson, 89, of Flowery Branch GA, passed away on December 31, 2016 at Hope Care Center in Dacula.
Memorial Services will be held 2:00 p.m., Saturday, ...
Dina Robinson, of Gainesville, passed away on December 31, 2016. The funeral will be held at 11:00 am Friday January 6, 2017 at Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel. In ...
Dina Fidler Robinson passed away December 31, 2016. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Friday January 6, 2017 at 11:00 am at Memorial Funeral Home on Riverside Drive w ...
Mr. "J D" John Daniel Whitmire age 92 of Gainesville passed away on Saturday December 31, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. ...
Mr. James D. Hensley, age 69 of Commerce, Ga passed away at his residence following an extended illness.
Funeral se ...
Charles Sinclair Wells, age 54, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on December 31, 2016.
Charles was born in Leesburg, FL on August 1, 1962 to Hugh Sinclair Wells and Gloria Je ...
Sue Woody, age 66, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away suddenly on Saturday December 31, 2016.
Sue was a native and lifelong resident of Dahlonega, GA. She worked as a cook for ...
Pat Lee, of Atlanta, passed away on December 21, 2016.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday January 14, 2017 at the Chapel of Memorial Park North. The famil ...
Muriell Duey Martin, age 86 of Danielsville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, December 31, 2016.
Born in Deshler, Nebraska, on October 22, 1930, she was a daughter of the late D ...
Mr. James Lawrence Haynes, age 75 of 198 Davis Avenue, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A son of the la ...
Mr. Roy Dwayne Pless, age 38 of 202 Eastanollee School Road, Eastanollee passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016 at his home.
A son of Sonny Pless and the late Delores Littleton ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Yvondia Virginia Moseley, age 65 of Cleveland. Mrs. Moseley passed away Saturday, December 31, 2016. Funeral service ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.