Local Obits for Wed. Jun 20th, 2018
Clarence Buster Akin, age 70, of Gillsville passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
Cristina Cruz-Rodriguez 19, of Cumming, Ga passed away June 20, 2018.
Cristina was a graduate of Forsyth Central High School. She was also a waitress at Los Rios in Cumming, GA. ...
Wendy Reynolds Timler, age 44, of Dacula, GA passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She is survived by her husband of eighteen years, Jeffrey D. Timler, Dacula, GA; children, Grace T ...
Talvern Denver Sanders, age 78 of the Hollywood Community, passed away on Wednesday, June 20, 2018.
Born in Franklin, North Carolina on November 24, 1939 to the late Richard and ...
Eunice “Ann” H. Mercer, age 80 left her earthly home in the community of Batesville, Habersham County, Georgia and went to her Heavenly Home on Wednesday, May ...
Kimberly Renea Griffin, age 57 of Gainesville, passed away on June 20, 2018 at her residence.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00am in the Chapel of ...
Michael G. Randall, 82, of Gainesville, GA died Wednesday, June 20, 2018. A native of Buffalo, NY, Mike was the co-owner of Bell’s IGA Market in Hamburg, NY where he al ...
Anita Barrett Hayes, age 72 of Pendergrass, passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at her residence following an ex ...
Mr. Lorenzo Lopez Lopez, age 41, of Commerce, Ga. who passed away on June 20, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.
Mr. Lopez was the son of the late Antonio ...
Martha Grogan Fowler, 94, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday June 20, 2018.
Born September 6, 1923 in Dawson County to the late Roy and Lillie Mae Grogan, she lived most of her ...
Mr. Hoyt Kenneth “Kent” Andrews, age 82 of 967 Wards Circle, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, June 20, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A son of the late H ...
Mr. Larry Joe Whiten, age 72 of Oak Creek Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, June 18, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A son of the late Joe Holmes Whiten and Leona Carroll ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died