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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jun 22nd, 2016

Banks

Wendall Carter Parker, 88, Hollingsworth
    Wendall Carter Parker, age 88, of Hollingsworth Community, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Mr. Parker was born on September 20, 1927, in ...

Hall

Eva Pauline “Miss Polly” Helton passed away June 22, 2016. Born in Hall County, Ga. 04/11/1928, she was the daughter of Steve Russell and Eva Clark Russell. She was ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shirley Ann Stephens Cantrell, age 57, of Braselton, who passed away on Wednesday, June 22, 2016. Mrs. Cantrell is the daughter of Ro ...
Jeannette Haynes Denton, 76, Commerce
Jeannette Haynes Denton age 76 of Commerce passed away June 22, 2016 at her residence.   Mrs. Denton was born March 15, 1940 to the late Walter & Susie Leachman Hayn ...

Other

Delores Anita Canon, 69, LEESBURG, Ga.
A reception to celebrate the life of Delores Anita Canon, age 69, will be held on Saturday, June 25th at 11:00am at 356 Creekside Drive, Leesburg, Georgia.  Ms. Canon passed a ...

Stephens

Aubrey Lee Phillips, 87, Toccoa
Mr. Aubrey Lee Phillips, age 87 of 128 Racetrack Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. A son of the late Harvey Loveless Phillips a ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.