Local Obits for Mon. Aug 19th, 2019
Mrs. Rachel Collins Jones of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away August 19, 2019 at the age of 78 years.
Rachel was born in Salem, NC., to John and Lilly Collins.
Rachel is s ...
Edward Wessell “EW” Puckett, 89 of Gainesville died Monday, August 19, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
EW was born on July 15, 1930 to Arnold and Carri ...
Richard Everton Anderson, age 86, of Hoschton passed away Monday August 19, 2019. Funeral services will be held 11:00am Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel ...
Mrs. Becky Seabolt, age 50, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, August 19, 2019.
Becky was born in Hall County on July 11, 1969. She was a loving wife and mother. Becky ...
Mrs. Nancy Ruth Langford Simmons, age 65 of Law House Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, August 19, 2019 at the Stephens County Hospital.
A daughter of the late LeRoy and Florence ...
Mrs. Patricia Ann Dailey D’Alexander, age 70 of Twin Lake Circle, Eastanollee passed away Monday, August 19, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Athens, Georgia.
A daughter ...
Mrs. Patricia Ann Smith Simpson, age 61 of Yorkshire Road, Toccoa passed away Monday, August 19, 2019 at her residence.
A daughter of the late T.J. and Edna Robinson Smith, she ...
Mr. Arthur Van Cleef Armstrong, age 83, of Cleveland passed away Monday, August 19, 2019 at Seasons Hospice.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, August 22, 2019 in the ...
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died
'Naughty boy': Monty Python star Terry Jones dies at 77
Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python troupe that revolutionized British comedy, has died at age 77
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