Local Obits for Sat. Aug 18th, 2018
Emmett Glenn Jones, age 82 of Buford, died August 18, 2018.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday August 21, 2018 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel. ...
Carolyn Parker, age 75, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018. She was preceded in death by parents, Ruth and Floyd Addington, and parents, Frank an ...
Bonnie (Waters) Barmore, born on April 21, 1931, in East Ellijay, Georgia to the late Azzie and Boyd Waters, passed away at age 87 on August 18th, 2018. She died peacefully surroun ...
Thurman Jeremiah Wade was born on January 31, 1931 in Jefferson, Georgia to Henry David Wade and Iowa Elizabeth Lance Wade and was the third of the children. Thurman Wade passed aw ...
Mrs. Sharon Kay Mullinax, age 65, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018.
Sharon was born in Pennsylvania on April 13, 1953 to the late Warren and Jetta Le ...
Miss Rebekah Faith “Becky” Moler, age 28 of Carnes Creek Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away August 18, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. Becky was born April 8, 1990 in ...
Mr. Gary Floyd Nix, age 48 of Chopped Oak Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Landmark Hospital in Athens.
A son of Calvin Nix and the late Bonnie Perry Nix, h ...
Reverend Alton E. Moore, Jr., 69, of Suches, GA, went quietly in his sleep to out run us to the Father’s House, Saturday, August 18, 2018. One of Al’s favorite quotes w ...
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