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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 13th, 2016

Forsyth

James Hallfred (Hoy) Williams, 101, of Cumming, GA died on August 13, 2016. Born in Atlanta, GA he was the son of the late James and Maggie Williams.  Living in the West En ...

Gwinnett

Dorothy Saggus Ballew, 87, Buford
Dorothy Saggus Ballew of Buford, GA passed away August 13, 2016.  She was the wife of Thomas M. Ballew and daughter of the late Marshall Oliver and Grace Saggus of Atlanta.&nb ...

Habersham

Dorothy Loudermilk Lathan, 87, Clarkesville
Dorothy Loudermilk Lathan, age 87 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 13, 2016 following an extended illness. Born in Habersham County, Ge ...
Dock Lawrence, 68, Alto
Dock Lawrence, age 68 of the Hollingsworth Community in Alto, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2016. Born in Baldwin, Georgia on June 7, 1948, he was a son of the late James Bus ...

Hall

Marvin T Tabor, 71, Gainesville
Marvin T Tabor, Jr. was born July 21, 1945, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to Captain Marvin T. Tabor, Sr., US Air Force and Betty Jane Tabor. His struggle with ALS ended on August 13, ...

Jackson

Rev. Tom Early Watson, 52, Nicholson
Services for Rev. Tom Early Watson age 52 of Nicholson will be held Monday at 3 PM at Baptist Tabernacle Church, Nicholson. 

White

William E. Mooney, 90, Cleveland
William E. Mooney age 90, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2016.  Mr. Mooney was born in Chester, Pennsylvania the son of the late George and Dorothy Esrey Mo ...
'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.