Local Obits for Wed. Dec 27th, 2017
Howard D. Troville, 69, of Winder passed away Wednesday December 27, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton following a period of declining health.
Mr. Troville was ...
Thelma Frazier Evans, age 90, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017. She was a member of Union Primitive Baptist Church in Milton, GA. She is preceded in death b ...
Helen Miriam Beatson Long, age 85, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
Mrs. Long was born August 14, 1932 in Sumter, SC – the last ch ...
Michael Layne Otwell, age 49, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wayne and Louise Otwell. Mr. Otwell is surv ...
Mary Cole Reddish, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Cline Reddish; and granddaughter, Tiffany A. Miller. ...
Willene Jones Barron went to her heavenly home on December 27, 2017. She was born April 22, 1926 in Habersham County, and was a life-long resident of the New Liberty area ...
Mr. Ricky Lamar Emmett, age 62, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, December 26, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by his family.
Funeral Services will be ...
August 6th, 1932 – December 27th, 2017
But the particulars of Bertha’s appearance on earth and her departure from it do not define her contributions ...
Mrs. Nora Ann Henry Clough, age 87, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at The Oaks at Limestone. Mrs. Clough was born in New Salem, PA to the late Robert and E ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Brandon Michael Gamble, 38, of Jefferson Georgia, who passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017 in Gainesville, Georgia.
Mr. Gamble ...
Mr. Walter James Marshall, age 84, of Dahlonega, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
Mr. Marshall was born in Lumpkin on October 14, 1933 to the late Buddy and Lillian Gri ...
Charles Kenneth Beck, age 79, of Clayton, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday December 27, 2017 at his home.
Kenneth was born the son of Fred Samuel Beck and Laura Dockins ...
Mr. Bryon Keith McAvoy, age 54 of County Farm Road Extension, Toccoa, GA passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at his residence.
A son of Agnes Harbert McAvoy Woo ...
James “Ed” Wiley, age 59 of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, December 27, 2017.
Mr. Wiley was born April 26, 1958 in Hall County to the late James and Thelma Dodd W ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.