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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jan 30th, 2017

Forsyth

Edward Marion Borg, 88, Cumming
Edward Marion Borg, 88 of Cumming, GA passed away on Monday January 30, 2017. He was born on September 11, 1928 in the Bronx, New York City, NY the son of Albert Edward and Elea ...

Habersham

Barbara Wales Hunter Johnson, 85, Clarkesville
Memorial services Barbara Wales Hunter Johnson, age 85 of Clarkesville will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville.&nbs ...
Eleanor McConnell Nix, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Eleanor McConnell Nix of Clarkesville will be held on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the Clarkesville United Methodist Church with Rev. Brian Butl ...

Hall

Dewell L. Allison, 86, Chestnut Mountain
Mr. Dewell L. Allison, age 86, of Chestnut Mountain passed away Monday, January 30, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton, following a brief illness, surrounded by hi ...

Jackson

Billy Darrell Roberts, 79, Braselton
Billy Darrell Roberts, age 79, of Braselton passed away Monday, January 30, 2017.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Thursday, February 2, 2017 at New Liberty United Metho ...

Other

Gary S. Lewis, 73, Alpharetta
Gary S. Lewis, age 73, of Alpharetta passed away Monday, January 30, 2017.  Gary was a lifelong resident of the Holbrook Campground community, living his entire life within tw ...

Rabun

Henry Edgar Owens, 91, Satolah
Henry Edgar Owens, age 91, of Satolah, GA, passed away on January 30, 2017 at his home. His loved ones surrounded him as he went to be with the lord. Edgar was a devout Christia ...

White

John Dennis “Denny” Rhoday, age 74 of Helen, passed away on Monday, January 30, 2017. Mr. Rhoday was born in Marion, Indiana the son of John Gerald Rhoday and the la ...
Well known Gainesville social figure passes away
Winifred Natalie Forbes Boomershine died while surrounded by family members on Saturday, March 25th, roughly a month before her 88th birthday.
Gainesville Pearl Harbor veteran dies
Henry Thomas "Jeep" Woodliff of Gainesville, a 101-year-old survivor of the attack on Pearl Harbor, will be buried in a graveside service Monday at 1:00 at Alta Vista Cemetery.
Sprint car driver Steele killed in Florida speedway crash
Sprint car veteran David Steele has died during a race in Florida.
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.