Local Obits for Sun. Jun 5th, 2016
Larry Holtzclaw, age 72 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2016. He was a member of Coal Mountain Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Belon and Dessie ...
Elaine G. Wall, age 76, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went home to be with The Lord and her husband, Frank, on Sunday, June 5, 2016. Come go with us, the best is yet to be.
Mrs. Wall wa ...
Ms. Shirley Howard Curtin, age 70 of Lula, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Memorial services will be sched ...
Luke William Terrill Martin, 16 of Gainesville died Sunday June 5, 2015 in Cairo, Ga. from injuries sustained in an ATV accident.
A lifelong resident of Hall County, Luke ...
Mr. George Shanks, 85 of Gainesville died Sunday June 5, 2016 at his residence.
Funeral services are incomplete and will be announced later.
Little & Davenport Funeral Ho ...
Funeral Services are scheduled for 12:00 p.m. Thursday June 9, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Jeffery Ray Whisnant, age 46 of Gainesville. The Rev. Steve Whisnant and ...
David Lester Beville went to be with the Lord on June 5, 2016. He was born in Atlanta July 18, 1949 to Sylvia and Forrest Beville. He graduated from Brown High School in 1967 ...
Mr. George Edwin Bradberry, age 66, of Commerce died Sunday, June 5, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Bradberry was born in Athens to the late, Robert Donald and Grace Bettis Bradb ...
Mr. Gregory Kent Pierce, age 56 of Dahlonega, passed away at his residence on Sunday, June 5, 2016 following an extended illness.
A native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin Count ...
Esther Lee Nelligan, 88, of Marietta, GA died at her home surrounded by her loving family on June 5, 2016. Born in Cheshire, OH she was the daughter of the late Jonathan and ...
Helen Corine Thornton, age 95 of Canton, passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2016. She was the oldest member of Beaver Ruin Baptist Church. She loved gardening and quilting. She was pre ...
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
T. Boone Pickens, oilman and renewables advocate, dies at 91
T. Boone Pickens, who amassed a fortune as an oil tycoon and corporate raider and gave much of it away as a philanthropist, has died
Best-selling novelist Dorothea Benton Frank dead at 67
Novelist Dorothea Benton Frank, who set such best-sellers as "Sullivan's Island" in her native South Carolina, has died at age 67.
Valerie Harper, TV's sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80
Valerie Harper, a four-time Emmy winner for playing TV's sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80
Billionaire conservative donor David Koch dies at 79
Billionaire David Koch, a major donor to conservative causes and educational groups, dies at 79
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.