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.
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
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died