Local Obits for Wed. Aug 20th, 2014
Margaret Dale Lyons, age 71, of Winder passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014. Arrangements by Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0 ...
Jennifer Lawless age 43, of Lula, passed away on August 20, 2014. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at Clarks Bridge Park. She is survived ...
Rev. Dr. George Emory Bell, Sr. age 80, of Gainesville, or as he was known by family and friends "Emory", died Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Northeast Georgia Medical Cen ...
Mrs. Beverly Jan Attaway, age 70, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday, August 20, 2014, at her home surrounded by family, following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be 11:0 ...
David Paul LaCourse, age 76, died on August 20, 2014, from complications after surgery. A resident of Sautee Nacoochee, Georgia, and former resident of Hudson, Massachusetts, he wa ...
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