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.
Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
Heiress, designer and romantic Gloria Vanderbilt has died at age 95.
Bart Starr, QB who led Packers to greatness, dies at 85
Bart Starr, Green Bay quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse 1960s teams, dies at 85
F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70
Gainesville lawyer, who devoted countless hours to environmental causes and his church, dies
According to his obituary, Frank Armstrong's reverence for the earth was demonstrated by his planning of numerous Earth Day programs and his devotion to Elachee Nature Science Center.
Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85
Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show and formed a lasting comedy partnership with cast member Harvey Korman, has died
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died
Gainesville lawyer, former president of the state bar dies
Doug Stewart was senior litigator with Stewart Melvin & Frost in Gainesville.
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74
Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died