Local Obits for Mon. May 22nd, 2017
Anna Elaine Carpenter, 86 of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Monday May 22, 2017.
Graveside services will be held at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA at a later date.
Elizabeth W. Jackson, 86, of Cumming, formerly of Gainesville, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017. A loving, devoted wife, mother and granny, she fulfilled her dream of retirin ...
Jessie Day Moss, 98, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017 after a short illness. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Nettie Day; husband of 49 years, Paul J. Mos ...
Ruth Evelyn "Sue" Martin Puckett, 88, of Buford, Ga. passed away Monday, May 22, 2017, after a struggle with cancer.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold O ...
Drucilla B. Collier, age 85 of Habersham County, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017.
Born in Warwick, Georgia on August 6, 1931, she was a daughter of the late A.C. and ...
Dr. Albert W. (Al) Parsons, 93, passed away at home in Cornelia Friday morning. He was born in McAdoo, Pennsylvania, in 1923 and retired to Habersham County in 1987 after a career ...
Bernice Gough “Granny B” from Granny B’s Thrift Store, died May 22, 2017.
Funeral services will be held at Skitts Mountain Baptist church, Thursday May 25, 201 ...
Mr. Martin Zamora Galrza age 39 of Gainesville passed away on Monday May 22, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Mrs. Patricia Margaret Royal Miller Stephens, 88, of Gainesville Georgia passed away on May 22, 2017 at Bell Minor Home following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be h ...
Mary Ann Partain, age 56 of Greensboro, GA, formerly of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, May 19, 2017. Born on August 24, 1960 in Athens, GA, Mrs. Partain was the daughter of Sara ...
James Wayne Ratcliff, age 72, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Monday, May 22, 2017.
Graveside services for James are scheduled for 2 PM on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Wahoo Baptis ...
Mr. James Thomas “Tom” Owens, age 72 of Julia Lane, passed away Monday, May 22, 2017 at his residence.
A son of the late Elzie Hughdon Owens and Doris Evelyn Hutchcr ...
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