Local Obits for Thu. Aug 16th, 2018
Jeanette Young, age 88, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, William C. Young; daughters, Penny Young and Jackie Ray; m ...
Mrs. Frances Dooley age 72 of Flowery Branch passed away on Thursday August 16, 2018 at her residence following a brief illness.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday August ...
Mr. Stanley William Hill, a.k.a. Superheavy, age 70, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, August 16, 2018 at his residence, surrounded by his family.
Stanley will Lie-in-State 1 ...
Lyle Edward Letteer, 76, of Gainesville, Ga died Thursday, August 16, 2018 at Landmark Hospital in Athens, Georgia following a brief illness. He was of the Mormon Faith and w ...
Albert Leverett, age 70, of Lula, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, August 15, 2018.
Mr. Leverett was born on April 27, 1948 in Brockton, New York to the late Albert and Constan ...
Mrs. Ladinoa Ann Whitfield age 61 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday August 16, 2018.
Memorial services will be held on Monday August 20, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel of ...
Catherine “Kay” Allen, age 96, of Commerce, Georgia, formerly of Scranton, Pennsylvania, passed away on August 16, 2018.
Mrs. Allen was born on March 23, 1922, in Sc ...
Mrs. Eva Jere Anderson, age 79, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018.
Jere was born in Lumpkin County on October 29, 1938 to the late Miller and Iver Jo ...
Mrs. Imogene Westmoreland Hoard McCants, age 87, of Watkinsville, GA died Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at Kindred Hospice. Mrs. McCants was born in Jefferson to the late George ...
Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
Heiress, designer and romantic Gloria Vanderbilt has died at age 95.
Bart Starr, QB who led Packers to greatness, dies at 85
Bart Starr, Green Bay quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse 1960s teams, dies at 85
F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70
Gainesville lawyer, who devoted countless hours to environmental causes and his church, dies
According to his obituary, Frank Armstrong's reverence for the earth was demonstrated by his planning of numerous Earth Day programs and his devotion to Elachee Nature Science Center.
Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85
Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show and formed a lasting comedy partnership with cast member Harvey Korman, has died
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died
Gainesville lawyer, former president of the state bar dies
Doug Stewart was senior litigator with Stewart Melvin & Frost in Gainesville.
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74
Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died