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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jul 26th, 2016

Banks

Mildred Smelley Young, age 93 of Homer, GA passed away Sunday July 24, 2016.   Mrs. Young was the daughter of the late Moses Nelson and Mary Magdalene Coffee Smelley, th ...

Dawson

Terry "Goodester" Goode, 54, Dawsonville
Terry “Goodester” Goode, 54, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday July 24, 2016 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a brief illness. Born August 6, 1961, he was a l ...

Forsyth

Annie W. Sanford, 72, Cumming
Annie W. Sanford, age 72, of Cumming passed away Monday, July 25, 2016.  Annie was a kindergarten teacher, teaching at Ducktown and Coal Mountain Schools. She was  member ...
Alice Lucille (Collett) Cloud, age 73 of Cumming, passed away on Monday, July 25, 2016. She was a loving, wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother . Lucille loved everyone a ...

Habersham

Ruth Frederick Downey, 75, Cornelia
Ruth Frederick Downey, age 75, of Cornelia, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Saturday, July 16, 2016. No formal services are planned at this time. Those wishing to expres ...
Funeral services for Charlotte Marie Ora Smith English, age 87, of Demorest will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 from the Fairfield Baptist Church.  Dr. Keith A ...
Leo Ivester, 75, Clarkesville
Leo Ivester, age 75 of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016, at his residence. Born in Habersham County on March 2, 1941, he was a son of the late Newt Preston Iveste ...

Hall

John Ray Edge, 53, Gainesville
                John Ray Edge, age 53 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, July 24, 2016 at Northeast Geor ...
Kaybreigh Lynn Elizabeth Smith, inf, Gainesville
                Infant Kaybreigh Lynn Elizabeth Smith, 2 months, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 at ...
Janet Jett Dillard, 84, Gainesville
Janet Jett Dillard, age 84 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday July 23, 2016.  The family will receive friends and family on Monday July 25, 2016 from 5:00pm – 7:00p ...
Raymond Lee Martin, 76, Gainesville
Raymond Lee Martin, 76, passed away on July 25, 2016 in Gainesville, GA.    Raymond was born on March 17, 1940 in Cumming, GA.   He was the owner/ope ...
Martha M. Stickles, 95, Gainesville
Memorial services will be held at 4:00 p.m. July 30, 2016 at Lanier Village Estates Chapel for Martha M. Stickles, 95, of Gainesville.  The Rev. Shon Peppers and Chaplain Rich ...
Mary W. Turk, 92, Chicopee
? Mary Williamson Turk, age 92, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2016 after several years of declining health.  Mrs. Turk was born April 6, 1924 in Jackson County, GA to t ...
Geneva Roberts Waldrep, 76, New Holland
Geneva Roberts Waldrep, age 76 of New Holland, passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be hel ...

Jackson

Tracy Monroe Humphries, age 49 of Talmo, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 at his residence. Memorial services will be held on Monday, July 25, 2016 at 7:00pm in the Chapel of M ...
Wanda J. Mann, 62, Braselton
Wanda J. Mann, age 62, of Braselton passed away Friday, July 22, 2016.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
Mary Lou Oliver, 90, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Mary Lou Bryant Oliver, age 90, of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, July 22, 2016.  Mrs. Oliver was born in Talm ...

Lumpkin

Joan Thompson Davis, 85, Dahlonega
  Joan Thompson Davis, age 85, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on July 24, 2016. Joan was the daughter of the late John and Ruth Thompson.  She is also preceded in dea ...

Other

John Williams, Jr.,, 81, Danielsville
John Williams, Jr., age 81 of Danielsville, GA passed away Monday July 25, 2016.   Mr. Williams was the son of the late John and Mary Morgan Williams, Sr.   S ...

Stephens

Vickie Elaine Jamison, 45, Eastanollee
  Miss Vickie Elaine Jamison, age 45 of 166 Preacher Martin Road, Eastanollee, Georgia passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at her residence. A daughter of Roy Jamison and ...

White

Nancy Ann Davis Herrington, of Sautee GA, formerly of Savannah, passed away July 24, 2016 in Northeast Georgia Medical Center (following a short illness.) Born in Athens, GA, s ...
Beverly Patricia Knight, 68, Sautee-Nacoochee
Ms. Beverly Patricia Knight, age 68, of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016. Ms. Knight was born in Tucker, GA to the late Joe Brown and Gladys Atwood Knight. ...
'Pretty Woman' filmmaker Garry Marshall dies at age 81
Movie, TV writer-director Garry Marshall of 'Pretty Woman,' 'Happy Days' fame, has died at age 81
Campbell, former Falcons head coach, dies at 87
A former head coach for the Atlanta Falcons, Marion Campbell, has died at the age of 87.
Area businessman Richard Pope dies at age 79
Local businessman Richard Jackson Pope of Gainesville died Saturday, June 11, 2016, following a brief illness. Pope was 79.
Gordie Howe, known as 'Mr. Hockey,' dies at 88
Gordie Howe, the hockey great who set scoring records that stood for decades, has died
Funeral for one of Gainesville's first black police officers held
The funeral service was held Thursday morning for one of the first two black police officers hired by the City of Gainesville.
Funeral services for Gainesville philanthropist announced
Funeral services have been announced for Gene Beckstein.
Founder of Gainesville's Good News at Noon ministry dies at 93
Gene Beckstein, the man who founded Good News at Noon as an apartment ministry in Gainesville, died earlier today.
Bankruptcy Judge W.L. Norton, Jr. to be remembered at Saturday services
Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday for retired Judge William L. Norton, Jr. of Gainesville.