Local Obits for Wed. Jan 2nd, 2019
Roy Samuel Gardiner, age 82 of Lula, GA passed away Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.
Born on Sept. 5, 1936 in Maysville, GA, he was the son of the late Morris and Ada Parker Gardiner. H ...
Denise Pilcher, age 58, of Dawsonville, Ga., passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at her home. Denise was employed by State Farm Insurance Company at the corporate office in John ...
Dorothy Jones, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday January 2, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health.
Born February 12, 1936 to the ...
Angela Maria Medley, age 59, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2018. Angela was a member of Alpharetta Church of God. She loved to garden and color with her glitter ...
Lonia Porter Roberts, age 90, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019. She was preceded in death by parents, George W. and Mamie Porter; sister, Elsie Maddox; brot ...
Bart Devlin Durham, age 51, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, January 4, 2019, at Demorest ...
Mrs. Helen Loretta Clark, age 79, of Murrayville, passed away on January 2, 2019 at her residence.
Born July 7, 1939 in Saranac Lake, NY to parents Raymond and Nabe White LaBo ...
Mrs. Blanche Steffens Cook, age 93, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Barrow, surrounded by her family.
Thomas Monroe Holton, 73, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, J ...
Carol Ann Mayfield, age 61, formerly of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
She was a loving daughter, sister, and aunt who lived life to the fullest. ...
Geraldine (Jerry) Conner LeBlanc, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2019 at her home, surrounded by family and friends. She was 87 years old.
Jerry spent ...
Nathan Samuel Mize, age 74 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019.
Born on June 3, 1944 in Commerce, GA he was the son of the late Thad and Frankie Mize. He was a m ...
Mrs. Mary Jo Riley Reed, age 89 of Pendergrass, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, January 2, 2019 with her ...
Edwin “Ed” Lee Cook, age 81 of Dahlonega, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
Mr. Cook was born on March, 24, 1934, in Memphis, Texas, to the late R ...
Mrs. Thelma Whelchel, age 97, of Dahlonega went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
Mrs. Whelchel was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin Cou ...
Maya Handler 15, of Alpharetta, Ga passed away on January 2, 2019.
Maya is predeceased in death by her grandfather Mack Warren.
Maya is survived by her loving paren ...
Anthony Joseph “Tony” Merante, age 75 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, January 2, 2019.
Tony was born on October 31, 1943, in Brooklyn, New York, ...
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.