Local Obits for Wed. May 27th, 2015
Mary Rebecca Royal Jacobs, 92, of Cumming, GA died on May 27, 2015. Born in Walton County, GA on September 25, 1922, she was the daughter of the late John and Adabel Jones Ro ...
Barbara Anne McElhannon McCoy, age 79, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
Mrs. McCoy was born on July 12, 1935 in Athens, Georgia to the late John Hen ...
Graveside Services will be held 4:00pm Friday May 29, 2015 at
Hillside Memorial Gardens for Violet M. Jones, 83, of Gainesville. Randy
Ragan will officiate. The F ...
Mr. Ronnie Terrell Smith, age 66, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Mr. Smith was born in Commerce to the late Rogers and Faith Dixon Smith. He was a member ...
Timothy Dale Maloch, age 46, of Winterville passed away Wednesday, May 27, 2015. Mr. Maloch was a NASCAR fan, enjoyed music; the guitar being his favorite instrument. H ...
Catherine “Cathy” Pritchett Gihl, of Rabun Gap, Georgia, lost her long fight with cancer and passed away peacefully at her home on Wednesday, May 27, 2015.
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
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44
“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with cancer