Local Obits for Fri. Dec 20th, 2013
Memorial Services will be held 7:00 pm Monday December 23 , 2013 in Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Patricia Turner, 71 , of Winder , GA . Dr. David Meacham and Chuck McGee will offi ...
John Wayne Barnes, age 71, of Cumming, passed away Friday, December 20, 2013. John was born June 15, 1942 in Raleigh, NC and served as a Corporal in the U.S. Army with the Militar ...
Okey Blaine Taylor, age 91, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, December 20, 2013Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.Condolences may be ...
Miss Janet Wallace of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Friday, December 20, 2013. Born in Hall County on May 24, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Hansel H. and Kathryn Holland Wa ...
Dr. Roger Drake Jenkins of Jefferson, GA reclaimed his citizenship in Heaven on December 20, 2013. Roger was born April 27, 1936 in St. Paris, Ohio and was a graduate of Graham Loc ...
Robert L. Bryant, age 91, of Dahlonega, GA, died Friday, December 20, 2013 at Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega, GA.Mr. Bryant was born September 30, 1922 in Wellsboro, PA ...
Mr. Russell Keith Groce, age 50 of 33 Edwards Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, December 20, 2013 at the Stephens County Hospital.A son of Earl Groce and Evelyn, he was b ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died