Local Obits for Thu. Nov 16th, 2017
Russell Olin Spors, age 72, of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Mr. Spors was born in Murphysboro, IL on December 17, 1944 to the late Russell and G ...
George F. Young, III, age 43 of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017. He is survived by his wife of twenty-two years, Tia Banks Young, Buford, GA; children, Dy& ...
Vienna “Punk” Wiley Masters, age 91, of Alto, Georgia went to be with The Lord on Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Mrs. Masters was born on March 24, 1926 in Lula, Georg ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday November 18, 2017 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Howard C. Bruce Sr., age 88 of Gainesville. The Rev. Michael McIntyr ...
Mr. Dennis Coker, 91, of Lynnville, TN went to be with our Lord on November 16, 2017, with his family by his side.
Mr. Coker was born on July 2, 1926 in Homer, Georgi ...
Mr. David Gerald John Coxe, age 78 of Flowery Branch, passed away on November 16, 2017.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Memorial P ...
Jerry Wayne Madwell, age 57, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Ray Madwell; grandparents, Toy and Ma ...
Mr. Homer Sims, Jr., age 80, of Jefferson, GA died Thursday, November 16, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Sims was born in Lanett, AL to the late Homer and Louise Miles ...
Mrs. Mary Lee Wood, age 82, of Commerce died Friday, November 10, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Wood was born in Kiln, MS to the late, Lucien M. and Sedonia Necaisse Lee. ...
Arnold Lee Branscome, age 69, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Banister Funeral Home of D ...
Mrs. Sybil Earle Alexander Franks, age 87 of Carnesville died Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional. Mrs. Franks was born in Alabama to t ...
Mrs. Irene Whitaker Moore age 84 of Eastanollee passed away Thursday November 16, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late Fredrick Lee and Nonia Humphrey Whitak ...
Funeral services Saturday for former Winder mayor
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 for former Winder Mayor Buddy Ouzts, who died this week at the age of 82.
'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