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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jun 11th, 2016

Forsyth

Chesley Madison (C.M.) Honea, Jr., age 72 of Cumming passed away Friday, June 10, 2016. C.M. was a man of faith and very devoted to God, his own family and his church family at Roa ...
Barbara Sue Howard, 61, Gainesville
Barbara Sue Howard, age 61 of Gainesville, GA (Forsyth County), passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at her home following an extended illness. Sue was born May 2, 1955 in Maryvi ...
Dr. Tracy Renee Maloney, age 46 of Cumming, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016. Tracy graduated from Life College and was a chiropractor owning her own business known as The Fo ...

Gwinnett

Bobby Lee Griffin, 76, Lawrenceville
Bobby Lee Griffin, age 76 of Lawrenceville, GA died Saturday, June 11, 2016. Funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. Interm ...

Habersham

Lee Baird Jackson, 92, Cornelia
Lee Baird Jackson, age 92, formerly of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016. Mrs. Jackson was born on December 31, 2016 in Jackson County, Georgia. She was ...
David Anthony Shackelford, age 56, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2016 following a sudden illness. Memorial Services are scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Sunday, ...

Hall

Roger Alton Bryant, 70, Lula
Funeral Services are scheduled for 10:00 Thursday, June 16, 2016 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Roger Alton Bryant, age 70 of Lula. The Rev. Earl Pirkle will offic ...
Estelle Honea Caine, 92, Gainesville
Estelle Honea Caine, age 92 of Gainesville, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at The Oaks at Scenic View in Baldwin. Funeral services are scheduled for Tuesday, June 14, 20 ...
Luis Fernando Carmona-Zepeda, 16, Gainesville
Luis Fernando Carmona-Zepeda, age 16 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. ...
Angel Jesus Huerta, 4, Gainesville
Angel Jesus Huerta, age 4 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral ...
Clifford Emory Johns, 77, Flowery Branch
Mr. Clifford Emory Johns, age 77 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ar ...
Richard Jackson Pope, Gainesville
Richard Jackson Pope, local business man, entrepreneur and visionary died June 11, 2016 following a brief illness. His friends and business colleagues saw him as much more than ...
Denise Ramos, 9, Gainesville
Denise Ramos, age 9 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following injuries sustained in an automobile accident. Funeral servi ...

Jackson

Myrtice S. Buffington, 73, Commerce
Mrs. Myrtice S. Buffington, age 73, of Commerce died Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Northridge Medical Center.  Mrs. Buffington worked for Dairy Queen in Gainesville for ...
Robert Steven Lee, 56, Jefferson
Robert Steven Lee, age 56, of Jefferson passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016.  He love to camp, fish, his Harley Davidson Motorcycles, being outdoors and working on things.&nbs ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Alexander Woody, Sr., affectionately known as “Woody”, age 78 of Commerce, Georgia, who entered into rest Saturday, ...

Lumpkin

Vera Lucille Bowen Wolff, 98, Dahlonega
Mrs. Vera Lucille Bowen Wolff, age 98, of Dahlonega  passed away Saturday, June 11, 2016 at the Bell Minor Home in Gainesville, Georgia.   A Hall County native, Mrs ...
'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.