clear
Tuesday October 17th, 2017 5:37AM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Feb 9th, 2016

Barrow

Max O’Neil Watson Jr. of Auburn, GA, age 61, died Feb. 9, 2015 after a brief struggle with cancer.           Born May 2, 19 ...

Forsyth

Charles R. Little, 98, Cumming
Charles R. Little, age 98, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016.  A U.S. Army veteran, Mr. Little retired after 30 years of service as a Criminal Investigator for ...

Habersham

LaTrelle Echols Warren, 100, Cornelia
LaTrelle Echols Warren, age 100, of Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Tuesday, February 9, 2016, following a sudden illness. Mrs. Warren was born on December 1, 191 ...

Hall

James I. Smith, 64, Gainesville
            Mr. James I. Smith, age 64 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical ...
Maria Vasquez, 59, Gainesville
  Maria Vasquez, age 58, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016.   She was a homemaker and enjoyed cooking for all of her family. She was frien ...
Max Watson, Jr., 61, Gainesville
Max Watson Jr., 61, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, February 9, 2016.   Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced.   Little & Davenpo ...

Jackson

Mrs. Jessie Nicole Kittle Dalton, age 37, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at Northridge Medical Center.  Mrs. Dalton was born in Commerce.  She is the daug ...
Hollis Owen Ray, 92, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hollis Owen Ray, age 92, of Jefferson Georgia, who entered into rest, Tuesday, February 9, 2016.  Mr. Ray was born in Jefferson, ...

Lumpkin

Willard Estil Long, Jr, 70, Dahlonega
Willard Estil Long, Jr, age 70, of Dahlonega, GA passed away February 9, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after an extended illness. Willard loved Nascar races and his w ...
William (Bill) Manning, 60, Dahlonega
William “Bill” Manning, age 60, of Dahlonega passed away February 9th in his home holding his daughter’s hand with his partner , son and grandson by his side.&nbs ...

Union

William Lester Conner, 84, Brunswick, formerly of Blairsville
 Mr. William Lester Conner age 84 of Brunswick, Georgia formerly of Blairsville, Ga passed away on Monday February 08, 2016 at Hospice of the Golden Isles in Brunswick, Georgi ...

White

Greg Barker, 66, Sautee Nacoochee
Mr. Greg Barker, age 66, of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016. Mr. Barker was born in Benton Harbor, Michigan.  He was a technician for Cobb County Wa ...
Hazel Inez Davis, 68, Cleveland
  Mrs. Hazel Inez Davis, age 68, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at her residence. Mrs. Davis was born in Quitman, Georgia to the ...
Gainesville civic leader, philanthropist dies
A Gainesville civic leader and philanthropist, Mary Cleveland, will be remembered at funeral Sunday at First Baptist Church of Gainesville.
Tom Petty, down-to-Earth rock superstar, dies at 66
Rock superstar Tom Petty has died at age 66
NASCAR champion owner, engine maker Robert Yates dies at 74
Robert Yates, a longtime NASCAR owner and engine builder, dies at 74
Jake LaMotta, boxer who inspired 'Raging Bull,' dies at 95
Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight champion whose life was depicted in the film "Raging Bull," has died
Memorial service Saturday for former GHS teacher, coach
A memorial service will be held Saturday for Jean Gruhn, who along with her late husband, Bobby, was a longtime fixture at Gainesville High School, where both served as a teacher and a coach.
NASCAR’s Ted Christopher passes away in plane crash
NASCAR champion Ted Christopher passed away Saturday after being involved in a plane crash in Connecticut. He was 59.
Beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton dies at 91
Hollywood is mourning the loss of beloved character actor Harry Dean Stanton
Hall County's first fire chief dies at 72
Larry Williams, who was the first chief of the Hall County Fire Department, died Thursday at his home in Maysville.