Local Obits for Fri. Aug 30th, 2013
Bobby Joe Martin, Sr., age 50, of Auburn passed away Friday, August 30, 2013.He is survived by his son Bobby Joe Martin, Jr. of Auburn; daughter Robin Martin of Auburn; brother Bil ...
Margaret A. "Miss Marge" Trenery, 88, of Dawsonville,GA passed away Friday August 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.Born February 3, ...
Dan McClure McGill, 78, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, August 30, 2013 at his residence. Born on March 31, 1935, in Anderson, SC he was the son of Norman and Vera. McGi ...
Jerry Joe Lee, 67, of Gainesville passed away August 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Funeral services will be held Tuesday September 3, 2013 ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Sunday September 1, 2013 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Mrs. Mattie Gilleland age 89 of Gainesville. The Rev. Ralph O Smith ...
William Leroy Boles, 76, of Flowery branch passed away August 30, 2013 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.Mr. Boles was born March 17, 1937 in Duluth Ga ...
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