Local Obits for Mon. Aug 13th, 2018
Frederick G. “Fred” Blair, 54, of Dawsonville passed away Friday August 10, 2018.
Born April 20, 1964 in Radford, Virginia, he had lived in Dawson County since 1989. ...
Glenda Hefner, age 92, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on August 13, 2018.
Glenda is survived by her husband Arthur Ray Hefner and many other relatives.
Visitation will be T ...
Bobbie Sue Tuck Bennett, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, August 13, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-eight years, Billy Bennett; and par ...
Robert Daniel Sinclair, age 78, of Buford, GA, passed away Monday, August 13, 2018. He is survived by his children, Joy Eccleston, Buford, GA, Cordella Washington, ...
Reda Faye Moore Ballew, age 62 of Alto, passed away on Monday, August 13, 2018.
Born in Demorest, Georgia on October 14, 1955 to the late Hemmon “Slim” and ...
Memorial services for Benjamin Kenneth Head, age 74, Gainesville will be held Thursday, August 16, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home. The family will rec ...
William Tylor Simmons, 23 of Lula passed away Monday August 13, 2018 from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident.
A lifelong resident of Hall County, Tylor was employed by ...
James Harold Stebel
Born 12/18/45 Died 7/15/18
Jim Stebel was a happy man and he had a wonderful life. His family and friends wish he had lived a lo ...
Mrs. Shelia Marie Llewellyn Smith, age 47 of Davis Avenue, Toccoa passed away Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
A daughter of Richard and Yvonne D ...
'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
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
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