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 ...
Vernon Jordan, activist, former Clinton adviser, has died
According to a statement from his daughter, Vernon Jordan, a civil rights activist and former adviser to President Bill Clinton, has died
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died