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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Oct 28th, 2014

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Frances Lovin Beddingfield, age 83, with faith in Christ, passed from this aspect of life on October 28th, 2014. Waiting for Frances' arrival in God's promised eterna ...

Forsyth

Carl Eugene "Gene" Swafford, age 70 of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Mr. Swafford was a U.S. Army veteran and proud receiptant of the Bronze Star for h ...
Elizabeth Little Johnson, born 2/27/1929 in Birmingham, AL, the Matriarch of our family, was called home on Tuesday, October 28. She is predeceased by her parents, Harrell Walton ...

Gwinnett

Karl Meth, 75, Buford
Mr. Karl Meth, age 75, of Buford, GA passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, J. T. Bui ...
Phoebe Lynn Bowden Wright, 59, Lawrenceville
Phoebe Lynn Bowden Wright, 59 of Lawrenceville, GA died Oct. 28, 2014 after a heroic battle with colon cancer.Phoebe is survived by her husband of thirty two years, Fred Wright, th ...

Hall

Jerry Ray Hamil, 64, Gainesville
Mr. Jerry Ray Hamil age 64 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at his residence. Graveside services are scheduled for Sunday, November ...

Other

Sophia Lyn Bowles, age 51, of Ila, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 following a series of extended illnesses. Ms. Bowles was born on January 1, 1963 in Orlando, ...
'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.