Local Obits for Mon. Nov 28th, 2016
Robert Jerome “Jerry” Stephens, born February 7, 1938, stepped peacefully into Heaven on Monday, November 28, 2016. He was the son of Fred and Maggie Stephens and ...
Keith Lewellyn, age 89, of Flowery Branch, GA, formerly of Jacksonville, FL, passed away on November 28, 2016. He was born in Carbur (Taylor Co.) FL, on March 15, 1927, to Joseph a ...
Thomas Joseph Snipe, Sr., age 94 of Hoschton, GA, died Monday, November 28, 2016. Funeral Mass will be held Monday, December 5, 2016 at 11:00 AM at Prince of Peace Catholic C ...
Charles Lambdin Hardy, Jr. of Commerce, fondly known as “Buzzie” died on Monday, November 28.
He was predeceased by his wife of 49 years, Paula Niven Hardy ...
Judy Ray Willis Colley age 57 of Commerce passed away Monday November 28, 2016 at the Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.
Ms. Colley was the daughter of the lat ...
Betty Nelson Minish, age 94, of Commerce passed away peacefully on Monday, November 28, 2016. She is preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Dr. Joseph Albert Minish and iden ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.