Local Obits for Sun. Sep 18th, 2016
Sammy Gene Hester, age 61, of Forsyth County passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016. He was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church and is preceded in death by father, Gene Ha ...
Little Miss Paisley Jo Toole, infant daughter of Brandon and Emily Toole of Cumming, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016. She is preceded in death by her grandmother ...
Alexander Hamilton Stephens, IV, age 62 of Lawrenceville, formerly of Duluth, passed away on Sunday, September 18, 2016. He was a drummer for the group Edge. He was preceded in dea ...
Lois Helen Johnson Shortt, age 90 of Cornelia, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016.
Born in Alma, Georgia on October 19, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Corinna Pirkle J ...
Doris Irene Cain, age 93 of Murrayville, passed away Sunday, September 18, 2016.
Mrs. Cain was born June 21, 1923 in England. She was a seamstress for Roswell Manufacturin ...
Mrs. Frances West Reynolds, 82 of Gainesville died Sunday September 18, 2016.
A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Reynolds was the daughter of the late Herschel and Ola Cro ...
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