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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 23rd, 2017

Banks

Richard Jay Friend, 63, Maysville
Mr. Richard Jay Friend age 63 of Maysville passed away on Monday January 23, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Funeral services are scheduled ...

Barrow

Muriel Holder Guffin, 84, Winder
  Mrs. Muriel Holder Guffin, age 84, of Winder, Georgia passed away January 23, 2017 at her residence.  She was a lifelong resident of Barrow County and was a daughter of ...

Habersham

Grace Leona Whitworth Gosnell, 87, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Grace Leona Whitworth Gosnell, age 87 of Clarkesville will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Austi ...

Hall

Jack Alba Elliott, Jr, 77, Gainesville
 Mr. Jack Alba Elliott, Jr., age 77 of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 at his residence following a sudden illness.  Funeral services are schedule ...
Alonzo Brantley “A.B.” Sailors, Jr., of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on January 23, 2017, at his home surrounded by loved ones following a brief illness. A.B. w ...
Peggy Cooper Stephens, 63, Gainesville
Peggy Cooper Stephens, 63, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Monday, January 23, 2017 at Seasons Hospice, Cumming, GA.  She was a member of Byne Memorial Baptist Church, ...
Christoper Morris, 37, Gillsville
Christopher Morris, 37 of Gillsville passed away on Friday January 20, 2017 at Northeast Georgia medical Center. Mr. Morris was born on December 22, 1979 in Atlanta, GA., He was ...

Other

Todd Wilson, 47, Marietta
Todd Wilson, 47, of Marietta, GA, passed away Monday, January 23, 2017, after an 11 year battle with Prostate Cancer.  Todd was born in Dallas, Texas on March 17, 1969 but has ...
'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.