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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 13th, 2018

Banks

Jack Queen, 78, Gillsville
Mr. Jack Queen age 78, of Gillsville passed away Saturday Nov. 10, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Queen was born Sept. 4, 1940 in Commerce to the late Bruce Fred & Emma Lee Welb ...

Forsyth

Bonnie Jean “Nana” McGukin Headrick, age 70, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Thursday morning November 8, 2018. Mrs. Headrick is preceded in death by her mother Anna Lo ...
Ruth Eleanor Bond, 95, Cumming
Ruth Eleanor Bond, age 95, of Cumming, GA., passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018. She was born in 1923, to the late Elmer and Ida Fisher. In addition to her parents, she is preced ...
Velma Jean Gazaway, 82, Cumming
Velma Jean Gazaway, 82, of Cumming passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018. She was a long-time attendee of Lanierland Music Park and was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.&nbs ...
James Curtis Mobley, Jr., 56, Houston, Texas
James Curtis Mobley, Jr., age 56, of Houston, TX passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 after a short bout with cancer. Curt was born on Christmas Day in 1961. He was of the Presbyt ...
Gordon Parhm, 94, Cumming
Gordon Parhm, age 94, of Cumming, GA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 10, 2018. Gordon was born to the late Arlie Parhm and Inez Bittman Parhm in Evanston, IL. He ente ...
Miriam Ann Smith, 81, Cumming
  Miriam  Ann Smith, age 81, of Cumming, GA, passed away on November 10, 2018.  Memorial services will be held in Ohio at a later date. Ingram Funeral Home &am ...
Charles Jesse “L. C.” Zellner, V, age 48, of Cumming, passed away suddenly from complications of cancer on Thursday, November 8, 2018. L. C. was a member of Brushy Cree ...

Gwinnett

Ezzle Pugh Evans, 98, Buford
Ezzle Pugh Evans, age 98, of Buford, Georgia passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-one years, Martin Marvin Evans; parents, ...
Memphis Webb McGehee, 92, Suwanee
Memphis Webb McGehee, 92, of Suwanee passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018.  A U.S. Army veteran serving in World War II, Webb was with the Forsyth County Volunteer Fire ...

Hall

Patrick O’Hara Benton, 84, Flowery Branch
Mr. Patrick O’Hara Benton, age 84, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. ...
Dina Delacruz, 55, Gainesville
  Dina Delacruz, age 55, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 following a brief illness. She was a teacher at The Goddard School and a wonderful wife ...
Norman Timothy Reece, 43, Gainesville
Norman Timothy Reece 43, of Gainesville, Ga. passed away on November 10, 2018. He is predeceased in death by his loving mother Emma Reece, and his brother Jamie. Survivors in ...
Mildred “Beth” Burleson Davis, age 56, of Murrayville, GA passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018. She was preceded in death by her mother Virginia Isom Scott. Ms. Da ...
Joseph Edward Gomez, 85, Flowery Branch
Joseph Edward Gomez, age 85, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Friday, November 2, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-eight years, RoseAnn Gomez. He is survived ...
Chris Mangum, 53, Lula
Chris Mangum, age 53, of Lula, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Mr. Mangum was born on September 30, 1965, in Anderson, South Carolina; a son of the late Jam ...
Ann Glass Ragle-Haynes, age 67, of Lula, GA passed away, Friday, November 9, 2018. She was preceded in death by her father, John Richard Glass, Jr. and mother, Margaret Tarlton ...
Cathy Wanda Lee Hodge Coley, 64, Gainesville
Cathy Wanda Lee Hodge Coley, 64, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday November 10, 2018 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, N ...
Guo Yang, 52, Gainesville
Mr. Guo Yang, age 52, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday November 06, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial service will start at 10:00 a.m. on Monday November 1 ...
F. Robert "Bob" Zimmer, Jr., 69, Flowery Branch
Mr. F. Robert “Bob” Zimmer, Jr., age 69, of Flowery Branch passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, November 12, 2018 in ...

Jackson

Garry Russell Fancher, 72, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Garry Russell Fancher, age 72, of Athens, Georgia, (south Jackson county community) who passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Mr. ...
Levis Ivie, 90, Commerce
Levis Ivie, age 90 of Commerce, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018. Born in Cornelia, Georgia on July 8, 1928, he was a son of the late Taft and Maybelle Erwin Ivie. Mr. I ...
Virginia Nelson Anding (“Gini”) La Charité, formerly of Lexington/Nicholasville, KY, Middleton, WI, and Saint Augustine, FL, died November, 7, 2018 at age 81 at ...

Lumpkin

Goldia L. Reece, 86, Dahlonega
Mrs. Goldia L. Reece, age 86, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home ...
Michael Schneider, 66, Dahlonega
Michael Schneider 66, of Dahlonega, Ga passed away on November 8, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrang ...

Other

Patricia Ann Murray, 87, Peachtree City
Ms. Patricia Ann Murray, age 87, of Peachtree City, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on October 14, 2018. Ms. Murray was born in Arlington, Mass., on Febr ...
Montese Phillips, 88, Apharetta
Montese Phillips, age 88 of Alpharetta, Georgia, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018. No services are planned at this time. Care and trust placed in McDonald and Son Funeral ...

Stephens

John Lewis Aikens Jr., 48, Eastanollee
Mr. John Lewis Aikens Jr., age 48, of 224 Indian Drive, Eastanollee passed away Tuesday November 6, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of John L. Aikens, Sr. and th ...
William Reeves Harrison, 77, Eastanollee
Mr. William Reeves Harrison, age 77, residing on East Silver Shoals Road in Eastanollee passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Ca ...

White

Nancy Ballard Droege, 61, Cleveland
  Nancy Ballard Droege, age 61 of Cleveland, formerly of Fort Wayne, Indiana, went home to Jesus on Sunday, November 11, 2018, after extended illnesses. Mrs. Droege was ...
Grace Scates, 79, Cleveland
Ms. Grace Scates age 79 of Cleveland passed away on Sunday November 04, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Memorial services are scheduled f ...
NASCAR legend David Pearson dies at age 83
David Pearson, winner of three NASCAR premier series championships, has died at the age of 83. Winner of 105 races in just 574 starts – second most to fellow...
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83
Mari Hulman George, auto racing's 'quiet pioneer' who ordered Indy drivers to start their engines, dies at 83
Giants Hall of Famer Willie McCovey dies at 80
Willie McCovey, the sweet-swinging Hall of Famer nicknamed "Stretch" for his 6-foot-4 height and long arms, has died at 80
Funeral services set for Wednesday for former Gainesville police chief
Retired Gainesville Police Chief Jerry Harrison Forrester died Monday at the age of 72.
Woman who created green bean casserole dies at 92
The woman who created a Thanksgiving staple _ the green bean casserole _ has died at age 92
Paul Allen, Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist, dies
Paul Allen, who co-founded Microsoft with his childhood friend Bill Gates, has died at 65
Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett killed in crash
Sprint Car driver Greg Hodnett has died after a crash Thursday night at BAPS Motor Speedway.
UPDATE: Donald Panoz, entrepreneur and racing innovator, dies at 83
The man who founded Chateau Elan in Braselton and brought Le Mans racing to Hall County has died at the age of 83.