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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jul 3rd, 2016

Dawson

Wilma L. Harper, 76, Dawsonville
Wilma L. Harper, age 76, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016.  She was a devoted wife, mother, sister, grandmother and great grandmother.  Wilma was a faithfu ...

Forsyth

Deborah Jane Bennett, 60, Cumming
Deborah Jane Bennett, age 60 of Cumming, passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2016. She was a member of Christian Hill Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Preston a ...
Choon Ok Redmond, 80, Cumming
Mrs. Choon Ok Redmond, age 80, of Cumming, GA, entered into rest on Sunday, July 3, 2016, at home in Cumming surrounded by her family. Born in 1936 in Pusan, Korea, she married Har ...

Hall

Bessie A. Harrison, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Bessie Ann Harrison, age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed July 3, 2016. Home Going Services will be held Tuesday, July 5, 2016, 2:00 p.m., at First Baptist Church, 1810 Mar ...
Vonda Jane Hebb Tanner, 78, of Lula passed away on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held on Tuesd ...
Sharon Elaine Martin, Gainesville
Sharon Elaine Martin, of Gainesville Georgia, passed away on July 3, 2016. Ms. Martin was a Gainesville native and attended Gainesville High School and Gainesville College. A ce ...
Darrell Wayne Walker, 56, Gainesville
          Darrell Wayne Walker, age 56 of Gainesville, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016 at University Hospital in Augusta, GA.  ...

Other

Herbert H. Bierenfeld, 85, Dunwoody
Herbert H. Bierenfeld, 85, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Chelsey Park Rehabilitation facility in Dahlonega following a brief illness.  Mr. Bierenfeld grew up ...
Jimmy Edward Patterson, 71, Loganville
Jimmy Edward Patterson, age 71, of Loganville passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016.  Jimmy was a member of the Church of God of Loganville.  He loved working, fishing and his ...

Stephens

Pauline Thompson Stinespring, 89, Eastanollee
Pauline Thompson Stinespring                       Eastanollee, Georgi ...
Mark Anthony Jarrett, 51, Toccoa
Mr. Mark Anthony Jarrett, age 51 of 3926 Mize Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Mountain View Health & Rehab in Clayton, Georgia.   A son of ...

White

Sara Rae Dockery, 76, Cleveland
Sara Rae Dockery age 76, of Cleveland passed away Sunday July 3, 2016.  Mrs. Dockery was born in White County the daughter of the late Jody and Lula Mae Thomas.  She w ...
Rev. Janes Dean Head, 86, Cleveland
Rev. Janes Dean Head, age 86, of Cleveland passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016, at his home from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Janes Dean Head was born November 20, 1 ...
'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.