Local Obits for Thu. May 17th, 2018
Evelyn Burel Key, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018. She was preceded in death by her son, Dave Key; husband of sixty-nine years, Harold Key; paren ...
Melinda Louise Miller, age 68, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Benard and Beatrice Miller. Mrs. Miller is survived by he ...
James E. “Jim” Hewlett, age 69, of Hoschton, GA passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018. He is survived by his wife of fifteen years, Robin Hewlett, Hoschton, Ga; children, ...
Nettie Louise Waters, age 92 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, May 17, 2018.
Born on Aug. 22, 1925 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late Leonard and Em ...
Sidney William Shortt, age 70, passed away peacefully at his home on May 17, 2018. Born in 1948 in Athens, Georgia, Sid was the son of William J. Shortt and Lois J. Shortt. S ...
Beloved Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry dies at 79
Longtime Gainesville pediatrician Everett Roseberry, who was instrumental in the founding of The Longstreet Clinic, died Sunday, April 11 at the age of 79.
Beloved children’s author Beverly Cleary dies at 104
Children’s author Beverly Cleary, the writer behind the popular characters Ramona Quimby and Henry Huggins, has died
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