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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 9th, 2016

Gwinnett

Clayton Allen “Clay” Hamley age 30 of Hoschton, GA died Tuesday, March 8, 2016. Mr. Hamley has been cremated. A celebration of life will be held Friday, March 11, 2016 ...

Habersham

Dylan MacKenzie Gunby, 18, Clarkesville
Dylan MacKenzie Gunby, age 18 of Clarkesville passed away March 9, 2016   Born in Gainesville, Georgia on July 24, 1997, Dylan was the daughter of Harold Eugene Gunby, J ...

Hall

Frank Housley Jr, 76, Gainesville
 Frank Housley, Jr., 76, of Gainesville died March 9, 2016. No services are scheduled at this time. Wards Funeral Home, 136 Main Street, Gainesville, GA., in charge of arrange ...
Eula Jean “Peggy” Phillips, 81, Flowery Branch
Eula Jean “Peggy” Phillips, 81, of Flowery Branch, GA. passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville H ...

Jackson

Fannie Lea Emmett, 58, Maysville
Fannie Lea Emmett, age 58 of Maysville, passed away Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at her residence following an extended illness.           ...

Other

Edward Franklin Page, 63, Rabun Gap
Edward Franklin Page, 63, of Rabun Gap died March 9, 2016.   He was born April 28, 1952 in Rabun County and was the son of the late Ethel Rickman Page and Bill Page.&nb ...

Rabun

Lawrence Charles Ballard, 89, of Tiger, GA passed away at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Wednesday, March 9, 2016. The family will receive friends at Beck Funeral Home from 7 ...
'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.