Local Obits for Tue. Aug 9th, 2016
Aline Burt, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday August 9, 2016 at Peachtree Christian Hospice following a period of declining health.
Born December 3, 1928 to the late Grady ...
Penny Louise Russell, age 39, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2016. A compassionate, loving person, Penny was a devout mother and wife to her husband and 2 sons. Fa ...
Marybelle Santangelo, age 73 of Cornelia passed away August 9, 2016. She was born in Gowanda, NY on September 06, 1942 to the late Ulysses G. and Pauline Sundown Scott.   ...
Ola Mae Campbell, age 82, of Pendergrass passed away peacefully at her home on Monday, August 8, 2016. She was the daughter of the late Frank and Myrtle Cheek. Ola Mae ...
Hoke Caudell, Jr., age 74, of Homer, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, August 9, 2016.
Mr. Caudell was born on September 4, 1941, in Banks County, Georgia, to the late Hoke Caude ...
James Steven Scales, 58, of Alpharetta, Ga passed away at his residence on Tuesday, August 9, 2016. A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. ...
Brian Girard Dalton, age 53 of Cleveland passed away August 9, 2016. Brian was born on May 28, 1963 in Nebraska City, Nebraska to Robert Dalton and to the late Eleanor Ash ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died