Local Obits for Sun. Apr 17th, 2016
Virginia Eileene Farmer Dulaney, age 90 of Gillsville, passed away Sunday, April 17, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness.
Louise Lyons Griscom, 94, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away April 17, 2016.
Born in Hopkinsville, KY, Mrs. Griscom lived most of her life in Warner Robins, GA. She ...
Mildred Charlotte McNeal, age 78, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, April 17, 2016. Mrs. McNeal was the owner and operator of the Braselton Flea Market for 20 years.  ...
On the afternoon of Sunday April 17, 2016, Audrey Juanita LeMarr Taylor, age 86, passed away quietly of natural causes in her home in Commerce, GA with her children, grandchildre ...
Millen "Skip" Smith Whittington, Jr., age 69 of Roswell, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2016. He was a Navy Veteran of the Vietnam Conflict. He was preceded in de ...
Ferd Holman Westmoreland passed away on Sunday April 17, 2016 at home surrounded by his family. Mr. Westmoreland had been in declining health for a number of years.
Ferd (Ye ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.