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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 ...
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.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
​Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.