Local Obits for Mon. May 18th, 2015
Mr. Mack Thomas Pass, age 55, of Maysville, GA died Monday, May 18, 2015 at Northridge Medical Center. Mr. Pass was born in Buford to his mother and step-father, Alpha Brogdon and ...
Ronald Carl Puckett went home to be with Jesus on Monday, May 18, 2015, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, Georgia after an extended illness.
He is preceded in de ...
William E. “Junior” Garrett, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Monday May 18, 2015 at his residence following a period of declining health.
Born January 21, 1930 to the ...
Margaret R. “Peggy” Davis, 79, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Monday May 18, 2015 at her residence following an extended illness.
Born to the late John and Mary Rose ...
Emily Paige Holbrook, 32, of 141 Shoal Creek Ct, Dawsonville, GA, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015.
Survivors include Emily’s parents, Anthony and Joanne Holbrook, sist ...
Reynolds Fry, age 70 of Clarkesville, passed away Monday, May 18, 2015, at his residence.
Born in Habersham County on November 08, 1944, he was a son of the late Alvin ...
Laura Mealer Gailey, age 43, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015.
Mrs. Gailey was born on July 10, 1971 in Gainesville, Georgia to James and Gail London Meal ...
Peter Humphrey Lovelace, 71. Of Gainesville passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Mr. T. Michael Lynberg won his battle with Colorectal cancer May 18, 2015 at his home surrounded by his family. Mike is at peace with no more pain. The cancer has died. ...
Mrs. Myrlon Poole age 79 of Timber Ridge Rd. Gainesville, Ga. died Monday May 18, 2015 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Wednesday May 20, 2015 at the Timber ...
Joseph Curtis Segars, a native of Jefferson and resident of Gainesville since 1963, passed away Monday following a brief illness. He was 81.
He was preceded in de ...
Gerald Hamilton, age 59, of Monticello, GA and formerly of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Sunday, May 17, 2015. He was preceded in death by his father, Bonnie (B.H.) Hamilton; an ...
Mr. George Christ, age 89 of 221 Rosedale, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, April 24, 2015 at his residence.
A son of the late Henry E. and Kathryn Cody Christ, he was ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86