Local Obits for Mon. May 16th, 2016
Adger L. “Al” Nix, age 84, of Auburn and formerly of Habersham County, Georgia, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016.
Mr. Nix was born on February 19, 1932, ...
Bobbie T. Owen, 74, of Dawsonville passed away Monday May 16, 2016 at Chestnut Ridge Nursing Center following an extended illness.
Born May 24, 1941 in Forsyth County to the lat ...
Mrs. Katherine Johnson, age 94 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at her residence following a brief illness.
Funeral services are scheduled for Wednesday, May ...
Willie David Haynes, age 69 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday May 16, 2016 at his residence.
Mr. Haynes was the son of the late Ernest Willie Haynes and Francine Crum ...
Mr. Lonnie Carroll Jones, age 57 of Pendergrass, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2016 at his residence following a ...
Mr. James Byron Jordan, age 86 of Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Monday, May 16, 2016 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson, South Carolina.
A son of the lat ...
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison was a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters
Gainesville man remembered for his antiques mall, his work with state film industry
A Gainesville man is being remembered for his Cumming antiques mall and his pioneering work with the state's film industry.
Gainesville woman, a recognized leader in nursing profession, dies
A celebration of life will be held Saturday for Evelyn Waugh whose name is synonymous with the nursing profession in Gainesville.
Towering Broadway director and producer Hal Prince has died
Towering Broadway figure Harold Prince, who won 21 Tony Awards as director and producer, has died at 91
Funeral set for former Hall County Commission Chairman Jerry Carpenter
The funeral will be held Wednesday for former Hall County Commission Chairman Jerry Carpenter, who was also a former member of the county board of education.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99
John Paul Stevens, who served on the Supreme Court for nearly 35 years and became its leading liberal, has died
Longtime coach, educator Charles Musselwhite dies at age 87
Funeral services for longtime educator and coach Charles E. "Charlie" Musselwhite of Gainesville are schedule for Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Emmy-winning actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88
Award-winning television, film and theater actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88, according to his publicist