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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Aug 7th, 2011

Forsyth

Nellene Savannah Bannister Dooley, age 84, of Cumming, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2011. She was a member of Concord Baptist Church where she was in the Oasis Choir and Adult II ...

Gwinnett

Bruce Eugene Whaley, age 64, of Gwinnett County GA, entered into Heaven , Sunday, August 7, 2011. He was born May 27th 1947 in Whittier, CA. Bruce was a loving son, husband, father ...
Carol June Perkins, 79, Sugar Hill
CAROL JUNE PERKINS, 79, of Sugar Hill, Georgia passed away on Sunday August 7th, 2011With her loving family at her side.The family will be announcing a Memorial Service at a later ...
Margie Mae Jennings, age 83, of Atlanta, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2011. Margie is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Rupert Jennings; daughter, Peggy Putnam; 3 brot ...

Habersham

Lillian Elizabeth Demko Mahan, age 84, of Demorest, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2011 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.Born in Trenton, NJ, on November 1, 1926, she was a daugh ...

Hall

Betty Lurlene Roberts, 77, Clermont
Funeral services are scheduled for, Betty Lurlene Roberts, age 77 of Clermont. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday Aug. 9, in Strickland Funeral Home Chapel. Interm ...
Emory Curtis George, 79, Gainesville
Little & Davenport Funeral Home announces the death of Emory Curtis George of Gainesville who passed away August 7, 2011. Complete arrangement will be announced at a later date ...
Lewis W. Leathers, 76, Gainesville
Lewis W. Leathers, age 76 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2011 at his residence.No funeral services are scheduled at this time.Mr. Leathers was born September 9, 1 ...
Paula Niven Hardy, Gainesville
Paula Niven Hardy, Commerce, wife of Charles Lambdin Hardy, Jr., entered into rest on August 7, 2011. Born in Gainesville, Georgia on September 7, 1938, she was the daughter of th ...
Willene Martin, 87, Flowery Branch
Willene Dora Martin, age 87 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2011 at Willowood Nursing Home after a long battle with Alzheimer Disease. Funeral services ...

Jackson

Alvin Doyle Williams, 69, Commerce
Graveside services for Alvin Doyle Williams, age 69, of Commerce, formerly of Mt. Airy, will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 11, 2011 from the Hillside Gardens Cemetery in C ...
Reba Wright Mathis, 84, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Reba Wright Mathis, age 84, of Jefferson, GA. who passed away Sunday August 7, 2011 after a period of declining health.Mrs. Mathis wa ...
William Francis, 71, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. William Francis "Bill" Cummings, age 71, of Maysville, who passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2011. Mr. Cummings was born ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.