Local Obits for Wed. Feb 18th, 2015
Mrs. June Evans, age 87, of Winder, Georgia passed away February 18, 2015. Born in Moulton, Alabama, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Birdie Ethel Corum Putnam. A res ...
Roy Eugene Westray, age 87, of Cumming, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. He was born in Cumming, GA and has lived there all his life. Roy retired from Sawnee EMC in 19 ...
Esperanza Campos Tovar, age 84, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.Funeral Services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 20, 2015 at St. Mark Ca ...
Annie Clara Martin, 91, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, February 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Fe ...
Myrtle May Mooney, age 86 of Flowery Branch, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Myrtle was born December 19, 1928. She was a member of Corinth Baptist Church ...
Myree Lynn, age 86, of Commerce, GA, originally from Toombs County, GA, joined her Lord in eternity on February 18, 2015. Eight brothers and sisters, and grandchildren Jason and J ...
Herbert H. Turner, age 85 of Dahlonega, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Mr. Turner was born October 29, 1929 in Cincinnati, OH to the late Luther and Dora Davis Turner. ...
Narve Franklin Dyer, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, February 18, 2015. Mr. Dyer was born March 24, 1950 in Cleveland to the late Watson and Fannie West Dyer. Narve was ...
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