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.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.