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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 25th, 2016

Dawson

Barbara Luella Wyble, 90, Dawsonville
Barbara Luella Wyble, aged 90, passed away peacefully on January 25, 2016 in Dawsonville Georgia after a brave 12 year struggle with Alzheimer’s.   Barbara was born ...

Forsyth

Joe Davis Deadwyler, 85, Cumming
Joe Davis Deadwyler, 85, a loving husband, father, and grandfather, died on January 25, 2016 at his home in Cumming, Georgia. He was a resident of Sandy Springs, Georgia for over 5 ...
James Marvin Manry, 68, Cumming
James Marvin Manry, 68, of Cumming, GA passed away, peacefully, on January   25, 2016 surrounded by his loving family.  Born in Edison, GA he was the son of the late ...
Betty Darlene Nichols, 56, Cumming
Betty Darlene Nichols, age 56, of Forsyth County, passed away on January 25, 2016.  She is preceded in death by her mother, Laverne Nichols; sister, Patricia Nichols.   ...

Habersham

Wayde Patrick Hoose, 42, Cornelia
Wayde Patrick Hoose, age 42 of Cornelia, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016. Born in Utica, New York on August 13, 1973, he was a son of Eugene Walter and Celeste Chesebro Hoo ...

Hall

Jimmy Howard, 72, Gainesville
Jimmy A Howard age 72 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Monday January 25, 2016.  Visitation will be held Friday January 29 2016  at Wimberly & ...
Diane Free Reitz, 74, Gainesville
Diane Free Reitz  (formerly L. Diane Free Waddill) 2/25/1941 - 1-25-2016  passed away at home following an extended illness. Her husband and daughter were at her bedside. ...
Geraldine Robinson, 79, Gainesville
Geraldine Robinson age 79 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Monday January 25, 2016.  Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday January 30, 2016 at Antioch Baptist Church&nb ...

Jackson

Terry Eugene Roy, 58, Jefferson
Terry Eugene Roy, age 58, of Jefferson passed away Monday, January 25, 2016.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966

Lumpkin

William Harrison Peck, 85, Dahlonega
Mr. William Harrison Peck, age 85, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 following an extended illness. Mr. Peck was born in Hall County on March 12, 1930 to parents Ferd and Flo ...

Other

Ophelia Bryant Bales, 85, Norcross
Ophelia Bryant Bales, age 85 of Norcross, GA passed away Monday, January 25, 2016. A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM, Saturday, January 30, 2016 in the Chapel of Crowell Broth ...

Stephens

Carlene Sisk Watson, 90, Toccoa
Mrs. Carlene Sisk Watson, age 90 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at Pruitt Health Toccoa.   A daughter of the late G. Marion and Eula Zenith Hall ...

White

Lois Faye Bouldin, 64, Cleveland
Lois Faye Bouldin, age 64 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016 at her residence.  Mrs. Bouldin was born January 2, 1952 in Sparta, TN to the late Leonard and ...
John Jerry Sanders, 62, Cleveland
John Jerry Sanders, age 62 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, January 25, 2016. Mr. Sanders was born November 4, 1953 in Atlanta to the late Edna Sanders Pruitt. He worked in con ...
Jonathan Demme, 'Silence of the Lambs' director, dead at 73
Jonathan Demme, the Oscar-winning director of "The Silence of the Lambs" and "Philadelphia," whose Talking Heads documentary "Stop Making Sense" is considered one of the greatest concert films ever, has died at age 73
Don Rickles, king of insult comedy, dies at 90
Comedian Don Rickles, the Emmy-winning king of insult comedy, died Thursday at 90
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass dies
Former Hall County Sheriff Bob Vass died Monday morning, according to information from the Hall County Coroner's Office.
NASCAR short-track star Sam Ard dies at 78
Sam Ard, a two-time champion of NASCAR's second-tier series, died Sunday. He was 78.
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.