Local Obits for Sat. Aug 18th, 2018
Emmett Glenn Jones, age 82 of Buford, died August 18, 2018.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 AM Tuesday August 21, 2018 at Bill Head Funeral Home Duluth Chapel. ...
Carolyn Parker, age 75, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018. She was preceded in death by parents, Ruth and Floyd Addington, and parents, Frank an ...
Bonnie (Waters) Barmore, born on April 21, 1931, in East Ellijay, Georgia to the late Azzie and Boyd Waters, passed away at age 87 on August 18th, 2018. She died peacefully surroun ...
Thurman Jeremiah Wade was born on January 31, 1931 in Jefferson, Georgia to Henry David Wade and Iowa Elizabeth Lance Wade and was the third of the children. Thurman Wade passed aw ...
Mrs. Sharon Kay Mullinax, age 65, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018.
Sharon was born in Pennsylvania on April 13, 1953 to the late Warren and Jetta Le ...
Miss Rebekah Faith “Becky” Moler, age 28 of Carnes Creek Road, Toccoa, GA, passed away August 18, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. Becky was born April 8, 1990 in ...
Mr. Gary Floyd Nix, age 48 of Chopped Oak Road, Toccoa passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Landmark Hospital in Athens.
A son of Calvin Nix and the late Bonnie Perry Nix, h ...
Reverend Alton E. Moore, Jr., 69, of Suches, GA, went quietly in his sleep to out run us to the Father’s House, Saturday, August 18, 2018. One of Al’s favorite quotes w ...
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