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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 11th, 2016

Dawson

Kathleen M. Setterberg, 71, Dawsonville
Kathleen M. Setterberg, 71, of Dawsonville passed away Monday January 11, 2016 at Gracemont Assisted Living. Born November 17, 1944 in Minneapolis, MN to the late Joseph and Hel ...

Habersham

Lillie Gladys Holcomb, 101, Clarkesville
Lillie Gladys Holcomb, age 101, passed away Monday, January 11, 2016, following an extended illness.   Born on March 2, 1914, in the Amy’s Creek community of Habersha ...
Delvina Loggins Marcus, 85, Demorest
Delvina Loggins Marcus, age 85, of Demorest, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Monday, January 11, 2016 following an extended illness. Mrs. Marcus was born on April 2, 1 ...
Barbara Jo McEntire, 74, Clarkesville
Barbara Jo McEntire, age 74 of Clarkesville, went home to be with the Lord Monday, January 11, 2016. Born in Hall County on September 23, 1941, she was the daughter of the late ...

Hall

M.E. “Red” Cantrell, 89, Gainesville
M.E. “Red” Cantrell, 89, of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 11, 2016.   Born on January 9, 1927, he was a lifetime resident of Hall County. He was t ...
Alice Marie (Strawn) Elmore, 93, Gainesville
  Alice Marie (Strawn) Elmore passed away at home in the presence of her family on Monday, January 11, 2016, following an extended illness.   Alice was born in C ...
Beverly Yvonne Henderson, 60, Gainesville
Ms. Beverly Yvonne (Martin) Henderson was born August 24, 1955 to the late Leonard Cantrell and Mary (Martin) Bryson in Gainesville, GA.  She departed this life Monday, Januar ...
Gary Lynn Mahan, 73, Flowery Branch
Mahan, Gary Lynn, 73 of Flowery Branch, GA. was reunited with the Lord on Monday, January 11, 2016. He passed peacefully surrounding by his loving family.   Gary was born ...
Laura Ann Cagle Poole, 107, Gillsville
Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel announces the Home Going of Mrs. Laura Ann Cagle Poole, 107, of Gillsville, Ga. on January 11, 2016 at the Oaks on Limestone. ...

Lumpkin

Thomas Kenneth Kilpatrick, 82, Dahlonega
Thomas Kenneth Kilpatrick passed away peacefully on January 11, 2016. Thomas Kenneth Kilpatrick was born in Forest Park, Ga. November 5, 1933. He was the second born son of Mr. &am ...
Barbara Ann "Bobbie Sue" Thompson, age 73, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Monday, January 11, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA. "Bobbie S ...

Other

Phillip “Phil” Garrison, 74, Pigeon Forge, Tennessee and formerly of Cornelia
Phillip Lewis “Phil” Garrison, age 74 of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee and formerly of Cornelia, passed away Monday, January 11, 2016. Born in Habersham County on April 2, ...
Charlotte Genevieve Jones, 94, Vincennes
Charlotte Genevieve Jones was born on April 4, 1920 in Vincennes, Indiana to the late John and Nellie Volz.    (Her friends called her Geny). Geny and her family mo ...
James Albert (Faust) Massey, 74, Danielsville
James Albert (Faust) Massey, age 74 of Danielsville, GA passed away Monday January 11, 2016.  Mr. Massey was born on April 18, 1941 to the late Eugene and Grace Chapman Mas ...

Rabun

Nancy Mae Kilby, Clayton
Nancy Mae Kilby of Clayton, GA passed peacefully surrounded by her loving children late Monday evening, January 11, 2016.  She was preceded in death by her youngest daughte ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.