Local Obits for Wed. Jul 15th, 2020
Joshua Craig Edwards, age 35, of Auburn, GA passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020. He was preceded in death by grandparents, Douglas and Mary Edwards; Kip Craven and Gene ...
Beth Baden, 88 years old, passed away on July 15, 2020, after a long illness. She passed at home, surrounded by Jack, her husband of almost 65 years, her children, and niece ...
Mr. Joseph Scott Turk age 58 of Norcross, Ga passed away on Wednesday July 15, 2020 at Emory Midtown Hospice following a brief illness.
Graveside services will be held Monday Ju ...
Dana Lynn Grindle age 56 of Gainesville entered heaven Wednesday July 15, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Lynn was born in Gainesville on June 29, 1964 to Dan & ...
Douglas “Doug” Lee Standridge age 54 of Gillsville entered heaven Wednesday July 15, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Doug was born November 16, 1965 i ...
Mrs. Glynda (Lord) Watkins, age 76 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed peacefully in her sleep, Wednesday, July 15, 2020, following an extended illness.
She was born January 9, 1944 ...
Mr. Evan Davis, age 17, of Commerce passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020. Evan was born in Gainesville on February 14, 2003. Evan was a student at Commerce High School ...
Robert Huey “Bobby” Gillian, 48, of Atlanta passed away Wednesday July 15, 2020.
Mr. Gillian grew up in Cumming, GA but was a longtime resident of Atlanta. He ...
Mr. Richard Dale “Ricky” Hardman, age 58 of Rumsey Avenue, Toccoa, GA, passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. ...
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