Local Obits for Mon. Feb 6th, 2017
Margaret Elizabeth Pressley age 63 of Homer passed away Feb. 6, 2017 at her residence.
Mrs. Pressley was born December 21, 1953 in Homer to the late Tildon Wiley and F ...
Velma S. Williams, age 67, of Lula, GA passed away on Monday, February 6, 2017.
She enjoyed being outdoors, camping, fishing, and loved “yard selling”; and also enjo ...
Lynn Farmer Bennett, 60, of Dawsonville passed away Monday February 6, 2017 at her residence following a sudden illness.
Born May 28, 1956 to the late Jack and Jeanette Farmer, ...
Mildred Darnell Lowe, 82, of Hampton, GA passed away Sunday February 5, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health.
Born September 4, 1934 to the late Loland a ...
Frances Nell Vaughan, 88, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday February 4, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness.
Born November 25, 1928 to the late Horace and Chri ...
Mikel Robert O’Connor, 26 of Cumming, GA passed away on February 6, 2017.
There are no services planned at this time.
Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson ...
J.R. “Dick” Anderson age 81 of Hendersonville, TN and recently of Dacula, GA died Monday, February 6, 2017. Mr. Anderson has been cremated and a memorial service will b ...
Marianne “Tich” Cook, age 92 of Clarkesville, Georgia went into the arms of Jesus on Monday, February, 6, 2017.
Mrs. Cook was born on August 13, 1924 in Cleveland, O ...
Mark Taylor Ivester, age 61 of Clarkesville, passed away on Monday, February 6, 2017.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced soon.
An online g ...
Mrs. Billie Copher Lewis, age 79, of Oakwood passed away Monday, February 6, 2017.
Memorial Services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 11, 2017 in the Chapel of Memorial Par ...
Jessie Kermit “JK” Crumley, age 89 of Clermont, passed away Monday, February 6, 2017.
Jessie Kermit "JK" Crumley was born in White County Georgia to Harvel ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Friday February 10, 2017 at Maranatha Baptist Church for Herby Lee Lawson, age 84 of Gainesville. The Rev. Rod Bell Jr., and Rev. Delma ...
Mrs. was born the 10th of October, 1925 in a small farm house located in Grayson, Georgia, not far from the current location of the Methodist church. She was the only child o ...
Mr. Frederick W. Long, age 98, of Nicholson, formerly of Albany, GA died Monday, February 6, 2017 at Bentley Assisted Living. Mr. Long was born in Gainesville, FL to the late ...
Katie Mae McLain Medlin, age 86, of Dahlonega, died after suffering a stroke last Monday at North Georgia Assisted Living in Dawsonville.
Katie was born in Kildav, ...
Patty Lea Hudson, age 39 of Colbert, GA passed away Wednesday February 08, 2017 at her residence.
Ms. Hudson was the daughter of Ricky Kemp and Phyllis Hudson. She was ...
Morris Eugene Braswell, 65, of Jonesboro, Georgia passed away on Monday, February 6th at his home in Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, surrounded by his wife and daughter.
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.