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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Dec 5th, 2016

Forsyth

Judith Ora Cooper, 70, Cumming
Judith Ora Cooper, age 70 of Forsyth County, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016.  She is survived by her children, Detra Valentine of Gainesville, Marguerite Yates, De ...

Habersham

Lillian Parfitt Stewart, 92, Cornelia
Lillian Parfitt Stewart, age 92, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 5, 2016. Mrs. Stewart was born on April 23, 1924, in Pewsey, England, to the late John Wal ...

Hall

William George Bozarth, 88, Gainesville
Mr. William George Bozarth, age 88, of Gainesville, Georgia unexpectedly went home to be with the Lord Monday, December 5, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Funeral Service ...
Rebeca Araujo-Castillo, 39, Gainesville
Ms. Rebeca Araujo-Castillo, 39, of Gainesville passed away December 5, 2016.  A funeral service is scheduled for Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 1:30 p.m. at St. Michael Cat ...
Eugene Terrell Duncan, 78, Gainesville
Mr. Eugene Terrell Duncan, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following a brief illness. Funeral services are scheduled fo ...
Jim Wages, 76, Clermont
Jim Wages age 76 of Clermont, Ga. Died Sunday December 4, 2016 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at 11 am Saturday December 10, 2016 at the Little Davenport Ch ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ira Ella “Rella” Crumley Couch, age 93 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, December 4, 2016.  Mrs. C ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.