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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 22nd, 2016

Forsyth

Dorothy (Dotty) Lee Varano 81, of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully at home on Monday February 22nd, 2016 after a short illness. She leaves her daughters Catherine Conklin Gros ...

Gwinnett

Lorna Patricia Mattis Marsh, age 63 of Dacula, GA died Monday, February 15, 2016 after a sudden illness. Funeral service will be held Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 10:00 AM at Chr ...

Habersham

Thomas Keith Morey, 66, Clarkesville
Thomas Keith Morey, age 66, of Clarkesville, GA, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2016.   Tom was born in Lansing, MI, March 24, 1949. He had lived in Clarkesville since ...

Hall

Thomas Earl Aldridge, 75, Gainesville
? Thomas Earl Aldridge passed away Monday, February 22, 2016, in Gainesville, Georgia, at the age of 76.   Tom was born on September 27, 1939, in Charlotte, North Car ...
Haskell Lee Cantrell, 80, Gainesville
Haskell Lee Cantrell, 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Wednesday, February 24, 2016.   A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Cantrell was born on October 10, 193 ...
Jimmy Cripps, 66, Gainesville
Mr. Jimmy Cripps, age 66, of Gainesville passed away Monday, February 22, 2016.   Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, March 1, 2016 in the Chapel of Memorial Pa ...
Martha Davis, 85, Gainesville
On Monday, February 22, 2016, Martha Davis went home to be with her Lord Jesus. Funeral services are scheduled for Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 11:00am in the Chapel of Memori ...
Joyce E. Dillon, 84, Gainesville
Mrs. Joyce E. Dillon, age 84, of Gainesville passed away Monday, February 22, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, following a brief illness.   Funeral Mass will be ...
Kristen Marie Fox, Gainesville
Kristen Marie Fox died on February 22 at her home in Gainesville, Ga. She attended schools in Durham, New Hampshire, graduated from the University of Vermont school of Dental Hy ...
Lula Belle Morris, 84, Gainesville
  Ms. Lula Belle Morris, age 84, of Gainesville, GA died Monday, February 22, 2016 at Morningside Assisted Living.  Ms. Morris was born in Maysville to the late Willia ...
Melissa Byrnes Sosebee, 64, of Lula passed away Friday, February 2, 2016 at her residence.               &n ...
Edna Stella Parks Wehunt, 82, Gainesville
            Mrs. Edna Stella Parks Wehunt, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, February 22, 2016 at her residence f ...

Other

Robert “Bob” Allan Parker, 72, Murfreesboro
Robert “Bob” Allan Parker died unexpectedly on February 13, 2016, at Tri-Star Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee after a brief illness. He was 72. Bor ...

White

Flair Edward Lee, Sr., 46, Cleveland
Flair Edward Lee, Sr., age 46 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at his residence. Mr. Lee was born on September 26, 1969, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to Tho ...
'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.