Local Obits for Wed. Oct 11th, 2017
Victoria Elizabeth Renfroe, age 65, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. She was born December 14, 1951, to the late Victor and Gladys Crawford. She was also ...
Mildred Holman Rainwater, age 84, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017. She was preceded is death by her husbands, Fred E. Rainwater and Charlie Burton Rob ...
Shirley Shaw Greeson, age 82, of Braselton, formerly of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2017.
Mrs. Greeson was born on September 30, 1935, i ...
Willie Marlor Mullinax, age 73 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.
Born in Cornelia, GA on Aug. 20, 1944, he was the son of the late Marlor Andrew an ...
Arthur James “Jimmy” Robarts, age 71 of Carnesville, GA passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017 at his residence.
Born in Tampa, FL on Oct. 11, 1946, he was t ...
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