Local Obits for Tue. Sep 18th, 2018
J.R. Whitt, 84, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2018. The epitome of a self-made man, J.R. excelled at everything he did. Beginning his career with Harrin ...
Teresa Allen Brooks, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 19, 2018. She was preceded in death by father, Rev. Kenneth S. Allen and mother, Mona Rose Allen. Mrs. B ...
Brandon Tyler Channing Miklos, age 26, of Gainesville, GA passed away at his home unexpectedly Tuesday, September 18, 2018.
He played football and wrestled at Chestate ...
Henry Marion Hammontree, age 82 of Gainesville, Ga. passed away in his sleep 12:55 a.m., Tuesday, September 18, 2018.
He was born on February 9, 1936 in LaFayette, Ga to Hayes H ...
Mrs. Ola Bell McElduff, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, September 18, 2018.
Mrs. McElduff was born in White County on August 15, 1940 to the late Homer and Pauline Goo ...
Mr. Ralph Millard Braswell, Jr., 89, of Athens, GA, died September 18, 2018 at his residence.
Born March 5, 1929, in Atlanta, GA, he was the son of the late Ralph Millard Brasw ...
Etta Onida Horne, age 82, of Hull passed away Sept. 18, 2018 at the Kindred Hospice of Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital.
Mrs. Horne was born December 26, 1935 in ...
Mrs. Loudean Seabolt, age 99 of Cleveland, Georgia, passed away on September 18, 2018. She was born August 4, 1919, in the shadow of Cedar Mountain in Lumpkin County. Loudean was t ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.