Local Obits for Thu. Aug 9th, 2018
Robert Gerald Clack, age 71, of Winder passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018. The family will receive friends 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Ho ...
Willie Marie Butler, 88, of Dawsonville, GA passed away peacefully at her residence on Thursday, August 9, 2018. She was born to the late Charles and Mary Green. She wa ...
Mr. Andrew D. Croft Jr, 69 of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away on August 9, 2018. He is survived by his wife Lillie Falany Croft.
Visitation will be on Monday August 13, 2018 fr ...
Mr. Stacey Lamont Weatherford, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Thursday, August 9th, 2018 at 49 years old.
Stacey was of the Baptist faith, and was greeted on the other side by his ...
Charlotte McConnell Carver, age 96, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018.
Mrs. Carver was born on May 22, 1922 in Franklin, North Carolina to t ...
Patsy Ione Baum, age 82 of Gainesville passed away Thursday August 9, 2018.
Ms. Baum was born in Hall County to the late Virgil Smith and Lois Gaines Smith. She was a homemaker ...
Rhonda Carol Waltz, 53, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018 at her residence following an extended illness.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday ...
Mr. Bobby Hugh Simonds, age 74, of Nicholson, GA died Thursday, August 9, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center. Mr. Simonds was born in Dawsonville to the late Pau ...
Julian Orean Wright, age 82, of Barnesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, August 9, 2018.
Mr. Wright was born September 27, 1935 in Douglas County, Georgia to the late John ...
Eddie Faye Reed, age 74, of Martin, GA, passed away from an extended illness on Thursday, August 9, 2018.
Born February 27, 1944 in Winder, GA, she was a daughter of the late E ...
Dustin W. Mobley, age 17, of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, August 9, 2018.
Dustin was born in Lumpkin County. He loved bicycling, hiking, camping, and cooking at home. ...
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
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died