Local Obits for Sun. May 20th, 2018
Earl Bennett Westbrook, age 79, of Cumming, GA, was born September 8, 1938 and passed away Saturday, May 19, 2018. Bennett was a loving daddy, granddaddy and great granddaddy. He w ...
Joyce Holder Brooks, age 86 of Clarkesville passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 following a period of declining health.
Born on May 10, 1932 in Cochran, Georgia, Mrs. Bro ...
Maria Luz Paramo, age 57 of Baldwin, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018.
A Funeral Mass is scheduled for 10 am, Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at St. Mark Catholic Church with Father ...
Jackie “Jack” Lee Steele, age 84 of Clarkesville, GA, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Born in Springfield, Missouri on June 7, 1933, he was a son of the late Fr ...
Connie Thiel, age 71, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Mrs. Thiel was born on October 3, 1946 in Redford, Michigan to the late Martin and Gladys Yarrow ...
Elizabeth Longley Hanrahan, 73, of Ocracoke, NC died Sunday, May 20, 2018, at her home. Born in Cleveland, Ohio on July 25, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Madge Longley, RN ...
John Richard (Rick) Kiser, 69, of Braselton passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at his residence following a sudden illness.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thurs ...
Mr. Thomas Marion McElduff, age 80, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Mr. McElduff was born in Gaston, NC on May 12, 1938 to the late Thomas Marion and Melvina We ...
Mrs. Mattie Bell Floyd Shiver, age 74, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Mattie was born in Blakely, GA on August 17, 1943 to the late George and Addie Lou Harrell ...
Algene Meaders Pardue, age 83 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2018.
Mrs. Pardue was born on October 18, 1934, in White County, to the late L.Q. and Hattie Mae Welch ...
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