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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jan 3rd, 2017

Banks

Grover Clifton Caudell, 81, Hollingsworth Community
Grover Clifton Caudell, age 81, of the Hollingsworth Community, Banks County, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, January 3, 2017, following a sudden illness. Mr. Caud ...

Barrow

Chuck Albright, 55, Winder
Mr. Chuck Albright, age 55, of Winder, Georgia went to be with the Lord on January 3, 2017.  A native and former resident of Buffalo, New York, Mr. Albright had resided in Win ...

Dawson

Barbara Lucille Bopko McGullion, 73, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday January 3, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a sudden illness. Ms. McGullion was born January ...
Charles Hunt Eldred, Dawsonville
Charles Hunt Eldred died Tuesday, January 3, 2017.    Family and friends are feeling an incredible loss for an incredible man.    The service will be ...
Edith Pinion Gee, 88, Dawsonville
Edith Pinion Gee, 88, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday January 3, 2017 at her residence following a period of declining health. Born June 30, 1928 to the late John Wesley and ...

Habersham

Geneva Whisnant, 60, Clarkesville
Mrs. Geneva "Lynn" Whisnant, 60, of Clarkesville, Georgia went to be with the lord on January 3, 2017. Lynn was born on January 13, 1956 in Marietta, Georgia to Ea ...

Hall

Sheila Ann Darby, 52, Gainesville
Sheila Ann Darby, 52 of Gainesville GA passed away on Tuesday January 3, 2017 at Northeast GA Medical Center.  She was born on May 9, 1964 in Roswell, GA to Ralph and Julie Al ...
Betty Townsend Orr, 82, Gainesville
Mrs. Betty Townsend Orr, age 82, of Gainesville passed away Monday, January 2, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, surrounded by her family.   Funeral Services wil ...
Lizbeth Patino, 14, Gainesville
Miss Lizbeth Patino, 14, of Gainesville passed away on January 3, 2017. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017 at St. Michael Catholic Church. Fa ...
Talbert “Tab” S. Shelton, 66, Gainesville
It is with great sadness that the family of Talbert “Tab” S. Shelton announce that he was suddenly called home to be with God on November 16, 2016. Tab was 66 years old ...
Janette Boone Younkin, 86, Gainesville
Janette Boone Younkin, age 86, of Gainesville, Georgia died January 3, 2017. Her body will be cremated. Plans for a memorial service and interment of her ashes in Tuscaloosa Memori ...

Jackson

Donnie Lynn Dale, 61, Pendergrass
Donnie Lynn Dale, age 61 of Pendergrass, GA passed away Tuesday, January 03, 2017.   Mr. Dale was the son of the late Leroy and Ethel Cochran Dale. He served in the ...

Lumpkin

Curtis Allen King, 42, Dahlonega
Curtis Allen King, age 42, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Saturday  December  3 , 2016 . Born in Thornton, Indiana. He was long time resident of Dahlonega,  Geor ...
Robert Doug Kenimer, 71, Dahlonega
Robert “Doug” Kenimer age 71 of Dahlonega passed away on January 2, 2017. Doug was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born to the ...

Other

Janet Lorraine Hammett, 81, St. Simons
Mrs. Janet Lorraine Hammett age 81, of Saint Simons passed away Sunday January 8, 2017. Mrs. Hammett was born in Cook County, Illinois the daughter of the late Gus and Jeanette ...
Dennis Lee Huber, 69, Colbert
Dennis Lee Huber, age 69 of Colbert, GA passed away Tuesday, January 03, 2016.   Mr. Huber was the son of the late Daryl Huber and Audrey Kneer Sullivan. He served our c ...
Wolfgang Peter Ludwig, 73, Miramar Beach, FL.
Wolfgang Peter Ludwig, of Miramar Beach, FL, formally of Highland NY, passed away peacefully in his sleep with his loving wife of 52 years, Ursel, by his side.  Wolf was b ...
Wanda Collins Price, 66, Lavonia
Mrs. Wanda Collins Price, age 66, of Gumlog Road, Lavonia, GA, passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017 at St. Mary’s Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia, GA. A daughter of the ...

White

F.J. McDougald, 73, Cleveland
Mr. F.J. McDougald, age 73, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017.  Mr. McDougald was born to the late Floyd Jackson and Eddie Hogan McDougald.  He was in ...
Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99
​The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.
Former Banks Co. probate judge, county commissioner dies
A former Banks County probate judge and county commissioner, Milton Dalton, has died following an extended illness.
Daughter: Popular crooner Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89
Family members say crooner Vic Damone has died in Florida at the age of 89
Memorial service set for Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere
DEMOREST — Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere will be remembered in a memorial service at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Atlanta.
Head of state educators group dies; was former Forsyth Co. schools superintendent
Dr. Allene Magill, executive director of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators and former schools superintendent in Forsyth County, died unexpectedly at her home Saturday.
Former Gainesville business, civic leader dies
A prominent Athens businessman with strong ties to Gainesville, Claude Williams, Junior, has died.
'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.