Local Obits for Wed. Mar 23rd, 2016
Rev. Jack Earl Summers, age 84 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
Born in Princeton, Indiana, on February 16, 1932, he was a son of the late James Franklin, Sr. ...
Eric N. Bellinger, age 26, of Buford, GA died on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel, ...
Services are scheduled for 7pm on Thursday, March 31, 2016 at Riverbend Baptist Church for Dennis Lee Reeves, Sr., age 84 of Gainesville. Revs. Ken Grindle and Maxey Ladd wil ...
Justin Bishop Poole, age 31, of Commerce, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
Mr. Poole was born on November 5, 1984 in Stephens County, Georgia. He was a 2003 Gr ...
Mrs. Carol Foster Dean, age 70 of 9120 Highway 17 South, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late ...
Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, died Sunday at 91 in Las Vegas
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
Dick Gregory, who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.
Shaw Carter service is Monday
A memorial service will be held Monday for Shaw Carter, the 24-year-old heart transplant recipient from Gainesville, who battled heart disease and cancer during his lifetime.
Ara Parseghian, won 2 titles at Notre Dame, has died at 94
Ara Parseghian, who won two national titles in 11 seasons as coach of Notre Dame, has died at 94.
Sam Shepard, Pulitzer-winning playwright, is dead at 73
Sam Shepard, the Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright, Oscar-nominated actor and celebrated author whose plays chronicled the explosive fault lines of family and masculinity in the American West, has died
Funeral Friday for Ray Jones, prominent Hall County businessman
A prominent Hall County businessman, active in the poultry industry and as a Jackson EMC Board member for many years, will be buried Friday.
Hootie Johnson, former Augusta National chairman, dies
Hootie Johnson, the South Carolina banker and Augusta National chairman who stubbornly stood his ground amid pressure for the club to invite female members, died Friday morning. He was 86...
Funeral services pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley
Funeral services are pending for Judge William C. O'Kelley, a longtime federal court judge for the Northern District of Georgia.