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 ...
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died
T. Boone Pickens, oilman and renewables advocate, dies at 91
T. Boone Pickens, who amassed a fortune as an oil tycoon and corporate raider and gave much of it away as a philanthropist, has died
Best-selling novelist Dorothea Benton Frank dead at 67
Novelist Dorothea Benton Frank, who set such best-sellers as "Sullivan's Island" in her native South Carolina, has died at age 67.
Valerie Harper, TV's sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80
Valerie Harper, a four-time Emmy winner for playing TV's sassy, lovable Rhoda, dies at 80