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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 1st, 2019

Forsyth

Michael Dennis Brookshire, age 59, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. He was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church and is preceded in death by his parents, Robe ...
Gayle Ann Panter, 62, Cumming
Gayle Ann Panter 62, of Cumming, GA passed away on May 1, 2019. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangement ...

Gwinnett

Walter C. “Wally” Phillips, age 71 of Dacula, GA, died suddenly Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Mr. Phillips has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Sunday, May 2 ...

Habersham

Victor Tur, 61, Baldwin
Victor Tur, age 61, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at the home of his sister, Luba Rusk. He was born on July 14, 1957 in Gainesville, Georgia to the l ...

Hall

Mrs. Patricia Loredda Bell Bennett age 71 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday May 01, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Mrs. Patricia Loredda Bell Bennett age 71 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday May 01, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness.    Funeral service ...
Maudie Elease Duckworth, 93, Gainesville
Mrs. Maudie Elease Duckworth, age 93 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are s ...

Stephens

Donald Marvin English, 78, Toccoa
Mr. Donald Marvin English age 78 of Toccoa passed away Wednesday May 1, 2019 at his residence. A son of the late Marvin and Dorothy Caudell English, he was born January 2, 1941 ...
Donna Lynn Vincent, 57, Toccoa
Donna Lynn Vincent, 57, of Toccoa, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Willow Wood Nursing Home in Flowery Branch, Georgia, after an extended illness. Donna was bor ...

White

Carol Anne Crossley, 71, Cleveland
Carol Anne Crossley, age 71 of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019. Mrs. Crossley was born on August 11, 1947, in Atlanta, Georgia, to the late James and Claudia Co ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.