Local Obits for Fri. Oct 20th, 2017
Claud Chester Summers, III. , age 71, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, October 20, 2017. Claud served proudly for 7 years in the United States Marine Corps.
He is survived ...
Carl Cook, age 85 of Alto, passed away on Friday, October 20, 2017.
Born on December 11, 1931 in Alto, Georgia, he was a son of the late B.W. and Lessie Wade Cook. Mr. Cook was ...
Michael “Mike” Anderson, age 77, of Gainesville, GA went home to be with our Lord on October 5, 2017.
A Celebration of Life will be held Monday October 23, 201 ...
Mr. Stanley Paul Morrison, age 54, of Commerce died Friday, October 20, 2017 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional. Mr. Morrison was born in Alexandria, LA ...
Mr. Miles J. Williams, age 63, of Talmo, GA, formerly of Suwanee, died Friday, October 20, 2017 at Emory University Hospital. Mr. Williams was born in Duluth to the late Char ...
Leslie Caine Campbell, age 85, of Hoschton passed away Friday, October 20, 2017. Memorial services with military honors will be held 2:00 pm Monday, October 23, 2017 at Jeffe ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Jacqueline Elsie Sharik Phillips, age 84 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, October 20, 2017. Mrs. Phillips was ...
Rev. Jerry Smith age 76 of Commerce passed away Friday Oct. 20, 2017 at his residence.
Rev. Smith was born in Ila on July 26, 1941 to the late William Jewell Smith, Sr. &a ...
Thomas Henry Black Jr., age 90, of Dahlonega passed away at his home on October 20, 2017. Tom was a member of Dahlonega United Methodist Church. Throughout his life Tom enjoy ...
Mrs. Patsy Ann McCurley Westmoreland age 72 of 1147 Skyline Drive, Toccoa passed away Friday October 20, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of the late Jesse R ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.