Local Obits for Thu. Feb 8th, 2018
John F. Schlesinger, 62, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday February 8, 2018 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health.
Born April 4, 1955 in Temple, ...
Kenneth "Ken" B. Thompson, age 90, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018.
Mr. Thompson is survived by his wife of forty-two years ...
Charles Anthony “Tony” Evans, age 66, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, February 8, 2018. He is survived by his children, Amanda Evans Peyton, Buford, GA, ...
Ms. Tammy S. Grindle, age 52 of Gainesville, passed away on February 8, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 4:00pm on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Memorial Park North Riversid ...
Chaela Rayschelle Lundquist, 30 of Gainesville passed away Thursday, February 8, 2018.
She was a graduate of Chestatee High School.
Survivors include her dad and stepmo ...
Robert Moss age 67 of Gainesville, Ga passed on February 8, 2018. Professional Services Entrusted to Wimberly & Jackson Funeral Home.
Phyllis Elaine Vessels, age 63 of Stone Mountain, GA, formally of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Dekalb Medical Hospital in Decatur, GA. Phyllis E. ...
Clyde Asbury Chambers, age 91 of Cleveland, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.
Mr. Chambers was born on October 6, 1926, in Demorest, Georgia, to the ...
Bill H. Rogers, age 85, of Cleveland, GA, passed away on February 8, 2018.
Mr. Rogers was a member of the First Baptist Church, Cleveland, since 2009. Bill served four years in ...
'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
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
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.