Local Obits for Fri. Oct 5th, 2018
Ricki T. “Rick” Kamay, 60, of Dawsonville passed away Monday October 1, 2018 at his residence.
Born July 30, 1958 in Ludlow, Mass., he had lived in Dawson County for ...
Mary Jo Styles, 83, of Dawsonville passed away Friday October 5, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born September 14, 1935 in Forsyth County, she lived in Dawson County ...
In loving memory of Gerald Earnest Adams
January 4, 1932 – October 1, 2018
Beloved husband and father, Gerald is survived by his wife of sixty-eight years, Betty Jo Ada ...
Georgiana White Stempien, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, October 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-five years, Leonard Stempien; son, Edward Ste ...
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home announces the death of Michael Lee Ivie, Jr., age 55 of Alto, passed away on Friday, October 5, 2017.
Arrangements are incomplete and ...
Larry Taylor, age 69 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Friday, October 05, 2018.
Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on September 21, 1949, he was a son of the late Henry & De ...
Eugene “Eddie” Bagwell III, 71, of Oakwood, passed away Friday October 5, 2018. Eddie was born on November 3, 1946 at Downey Hospital in Gainesville, to the late ...
Mr. Michael Ray Hurst, age 66, of Lula, Georgia went to be with Jesus on Friday, October 5, 2018, surrounded by his family. Michael was born October 25, 1951 in Cheyenn ...
Ray Loy Lingerfelt, age 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, October 5, 2018.
He was born in Dahlonega and lived most of his life in Hall County. He served in the Na ...
Larry Morrison, Sr., 68, of Gainesville, GA, died October 5, 2018.
He leaves to cherish his memories to his wife of forty-five years, Frances G. Borders Morrison, four sons, Chr ...
Frances Elizabeth Hanson Mosher, age 97, of 1012 Enota Avenue, Gainesville, formerly of Chicago, passed away Monday October 1, 2018, at The Ashton of natural causes.
A memorial ...
Richard Leon Pingry, 84, passed away Friday, October 5, 2018 in his Gainesville, Georgia home.
He was born and raised Chicago, Illinois where he graduated from The University of ...
Mrs. Mamie Lynette Bell Young was born on October 19, 1937 in Statham, Georgia to Mr. Garfield Bell and Mrs. Dora Lee Bell. At an early age, her grandfather Mr. Frank Bell took her ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80