Local Obits for Wed. Oct 11th, 2017
Victoria Elizabeth Renfroe, age 65, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. She was born December 14, 1951, to the late Victor and Gladys Crawford. She was also ...
Mildred Holman Rainwater, age 84, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017. She was preceded is death by her husbands, Fred E. Rainwater and Charlie Burton Rob ...
Shirley Shaw Greeson, age 82, of Braselton, formerly of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017.
Mrs. Greeson was born on September 30, 1935, i ...
Willie Marlor Mullinax, age 73 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.
Born in Cornelia, GA on Aug. 20, 1944, he was the son of the late Marlor Andrew an ...
Arthur James “Jimmy” Robarts, age 71 of Carnesville, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at his residence.
Born in Tampa, FL on Oct. 11, 1946, he was t ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.