Local Obits for Thu. Mar 22nd, 2018
Tim Anthony Blackwell, age 60, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018. He was a loving husband, father, son and friend. Tim loved music and was a bass guitarist. ...
Ronnie Goss, age 70 of Cumming, passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents, Gartrell and Willie ...
Lillie Mae O’Dell Green, age 99, community friend and co-founder of Green’s Grocery, died Thursday, March 22 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Gainesville following a ...
Mrs. Della Ruth Hunter, age 89 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.
Memorial services ...
Mr. Larry O’Barr, age 65, of Lovell Road in Toccoa passed away Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the residence.
A son of the late Kenneth and Lucy Roland O’Barr, he was bo ...
Phillip “Philly” Scott Higgins, age 53, of Sautee, Georgia went to be with The Lord on Thursday, March 22, 2018.
Mr. Higgins was born on February 11, 1965 in Co ...
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