Local Obits for Wed. Mar 9th, 2016
Clayton Allen “Clay” Hamley age 30 of Hoschton, GA died Tuesday, March 8, 2016. Mr. Hamley has been cremated. A celebration of life will be held Friday, March 11, 2016 ...
Dylan MacKenzie Gunby, age 18 of Clarkesville passed away March 9, 2016
Born in Gainesville, Georgia on July 24, 1997, Dylan was the daughter of Harold Eugene Gunby, J ...
Frank Housley, Jr., 76, of Gainesville died March 9, 2016. No services are scheduled at this time. Wards Funeral Home, 136 Main Street, Gainesville, GA., in charge of arrange ...
Eula Jean “Peggy” Phillips, 81, of Flowery Branch, GA. passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016.
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville H ...
Fannie Lea Emmett, age 58 of Maysville, passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness.
Edward Franklin Page, 63, of Rabun Gap died March 9, 2016.
He was born April 28, 1952 in Rabun County and was the son of the late Ethel Rickman Page and Bill Page.&nb ...
Lawrence Charles Ballard, 89, of Tiger, GA passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Wednesday, March 9, 2016.
The family will receive friends at Beck Funeral Home from 7 ...
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.
Janice Riley, longtime head of Ninth District Opportunity, dies
The funeral will be held Saturday for Janice Riley, longtime executive director of Gainesville-based Ninth District Opportunity, who died earlier this week following a brief illness.
Tommy Irvin, longtime Georgia agriculture chief, dies at 88
Former Georgia Agriculture Commissioner Tommy Irvin, whose four decades in office made him one of the longest-serving statewide officials in U.S., died at the age of 88, the department he once ran confirmed Friday.
'Cheers' actor, radio host Jay Thomas dies at 69
A publicist for Jay Thomas says the actor and radio host has died at 69