Local Obits for Thu. Nov 16th, 2017
Russell Olin Spors, age 72, of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Mr. Spors was born in Murphysboro, IL on December 17, 1944 to the late Russell and G ...
George F. Young, III, age 43 of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017. He is survived by his wife of twenty-two years, Tia Banks Young, Buford, GA; children, Dy& ...
Vienna “Punk” Wiley Masters, age 91, of Alto, Georgia went to be with The Lord on Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Mrs. Masters was born on March 24, 1926 in Lula, Georg ...
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday November 18, 2017 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Howard C. Bruce Sr., age 88 of Gainesville. The Rev. Michael McIntyr ...
Mr. Dennis Coker, 91, of Lynnville, TN went to be with our Lord on November 16, 2017, with his family by his side.
Mr. Coker was born on July 2, 1926 in Homer, Georgi ...
Mr. David Gerald John Coxe, age 78 of Flowery Branch, passed away on November 16, 2017.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Memorial P ...
Jerry Wayne Madwell, age 57, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Ray Madwell; grandparents, Toy and Ma ...
Mr. Homer Sims, Jr., age 80, of Jefferson, GA died Thursday, November 16, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Sims was born in Lanett, AL to the late Homer and Louise Miles ...
Mrs. Mary Lee Wood, age 82, of Commerce died Friday, November 10, 2017 at her residence. Mrs. Wood was born in Kiln, MS to the late, Lucien M. and Sedonia Necaisse Lee. ...
Arnold Lee Branscome, age 69, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, November 16, 2017.
Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Banister Funeral Home of D ...
Mrs. Sybil Earle Alexander Franks, age 87 of Carnesville died Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional. Mrs. Franks was born in Alabama to t ...
Mrs. Irene Whitaker Moore age 84 of Eastanollee passed away Thursday November 16, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late Fredrick Lee and Nonia Humphrey Whitak ...
Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87
Larry King has died at age 87 after a half-century in broadcasting that included interviews with presidents, movie stars and ordinary Joes
North Georgia real estate executive Frank Norton, Sr. dies at 92
Frank Norton, Sr., a Gainesville man who spent decades in the insurance and real estate industry in North Georgia, died Tuesday at the age of 92.
Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
The Latest: 'Gilligan's Island' star Wells dies, virus cited
Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” has died
Famed French designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th century fashion, has died at 98
Attorney, philanthropist Phillip Sartain has died
Prominent Gainesville attorney and philanthropist Phillip Bond Sartain, known for his intelligence, his sense of humor and an unwavering commitment to his community, died peacefully Monday morning, his family said. He was 62.
Lucile Beaver, daughter of longtime RMA president, has died
Lucile Elizabeth Beaver, who grew up on the campus of Riverside Military Academy, where her father Gen. Sandy Beaver, served as president, has died, her longtime attorney confirmed.