Local Obits for Sat. Aug 25th, 2018
Dolores C. “Dee” Murphy, 87, of Dacula, formerly of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday August 23, 2018 at the Gardens of Gainesville following a period of declining heal ...
David Robson Wyckoff, 64, of Cumming passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018. David was born in Minneapolis October 21, 1953, but spent most of his life in Georgia, graduating ...
Flossie Ethelene Meaders, age 92 of Lula, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Sunday, September 2, 2018, at Skitts Mountain Ba ...
Mrs. Virginia Sybil Moncrief Tam, 87, passed away on August 25, 2018, at the home of her longtime caregiver, Alana Tollison, in Demorest, GA, after a long and courageous battle fro ...
Ms. Johnnie Mae Millsap (47) of Gainesville, Georgia passed on August 25, 2018. Ms. Millsap is the daughter of the late Mr. John Henry Millsap and the late Mrs. Hazel Bai ...
Janice Kay Smith Rhodes, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on August 25, 2018.
She was born October 2, 1935 in Reagan, TN to Jake and Maggie (Zimmerly) Smith. She was mar ...
Joshua Franklin "Frank" Pirkle, Jr., age 66, of Hoschton, GA died Saturday, August 25, 2018, after an extended battle with heart disease. A lifelong resident of Hosc ...
Mr. Joseph Marshall Henderson 78, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on August 25, 2018.
Mr. Henderson was a proud member of The United States Army.
He is survived by hi ...
Mrs. Weba Helen Cole Williams, age 85 of Toccoa passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital in Athens.
The daughter of the late George Pickens &ld ...
Carrie Sue Constant, age 60 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
Ms. Constant was born on July 15, 1958, in Atlanta, Georgia, to James and Minna Wallace Finch ...
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
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died