Local Obits for Sat. May 17th, 2014
Mr. Robert P. Weinrich, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014. He is survived by his wife of fifty-eight years, Sue Weinrich; children, Lori and Mike Kaplan, ...
Gilbert Wayne Davidson, age 67 of Baldwin, formerly of Buford, Georgia passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the Habersham Home East following an extended illness.Born in Jackso ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday May 19, 2014 in Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Claudine Annie Mayfield age 92 of Gainesville. Speaker Job Caraballo will of ...
Mrs. Carol Ann Brown Puryear, age 84 of 1081 Laurel Chase Run, Bishop, Georgia passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Athens Regional Hospital.A daughter of the late Joe and Jennalu ...
Mr. Benny Alton Harkins, age 83, of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away Saturday, May 17, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville.Memorial services are scheduled for 11 ...
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