Local Obits for Thu. Mar 22nd, 2018
Tim Anthony Blackwell, age 60, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018. He was a loving husband, father, son and friend. Tim loved music and was a bass guitarist. ...
Ronnie Goss, age 70 of Cumming, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents, Gartrell and Willie ...
Lillie Mae O’Dell Green, age 99, community friend and co-founder of Green’s Grocery, died Thursday, March 22 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville following a ...
Mrs. Della Ruth Hunter, age 89 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Memorial services ...
Mr. Larry O’Barr, age 65, of Lovell Road in Toccoa passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the residence.
A son of the late Kenneth and Lucy Roland O’Barr, he was bo ...
Phillip “Philly” Scott Higgins, age 53, of Sautee, Georgia went to be with The Lord on Thursday, March 22, 2018.
Mr. Higgins was born on February 11, 1965 in Co ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
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