Local Obits for Tue. Aug 1st, 2017
Randall Mewborn, age 58, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017. He was preceded in death by his mother, Beatrice Dover Mewborn; and sister, Linda Mewborn. He is survive ...
Roland Wendell Cook, age 58 of Demorest, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, August 01, 2017.
Born in Burlington, North Carolina on August 01, 1959, he was a son o ...
On August 1, 2017, and after a long and well-lived life, Gainesville resident Emily Grace Willers, 103, was brought home by the Lord.
She was pre-deceased by her husband ...
Homer Carlisle, 81, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on August 1, 2017.
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, S.W., Gainesvill ...
Tommy David Jackson, age 70, of Hoschton passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017.
Survivors include his wife Jane Jackson; sons Tommy Jr. and wife Claudia; Joseph Daniel Jackson and ...
John Samuel Austin, age 81 of Royston, GA passed away Tuesday, August 01, 2017.
Born in Carnesville, GA on December 21, 1935, Mr. Austin was the son of the late Pelham ...
Mr. Richard Allen Cobb, age 56 of 924 Long Road, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at his residence.
A son of the late Tom Ed and Sara Dooley Cobb, he was born April 9, ...
Mrs. Kathryn Mabry Durden, age 76 of Hands of Love Drive, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at her residence.
A daughter of the late Otha Mabry, Sr. and Mae Elise Adams ...
Evelyn Metcalf of Saint Augustine, Florida, formerly of Cleveland, GA passed away August 1, 2017. Evelyn was born in New York, New York on February 28, 1931 to the late Georg ...
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Evelyn Ferguson Metcalf of Cleveland. Mrs. Metcalf passed away Tuesday, August 1, 2017. Funeral arrangements are inc ...
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86
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