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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jan 4th, 2017

Forsyth

James Heyward Selby, Jr, 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, www.mcdonaldandson.com
James “Donny” Shelton II, 45, of Cumming passed away Wednesday January 4, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a sudden illness. Born June 9, 1971, Donny had ...

Habersham

Carolyn Ann King Rucker, 55, Cornelia
Carolyn Ann King Rucker, age 55 of Cornelia passed away on January 4, 2017. Born in Habersham County on April 27, 1961, she was a daughter of Juanita Jenkins Rucker of Cornelia ...
Tony "Yankee" Goulding, 42, Clarkesville
Tony “Yankee” Goulding, age 42 of Clarkesville, passed away on Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana on March ...

Hall

Shannon Ray Moore, 38, Gainesville
Shannon Ray Moore, age 38 of Gainesville, GA died Wednesday, January 4, 2017. A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. R ...
Mr. Larry “Tim” Timothy Vaughn, 53, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on January 4, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, January 6, 2017 in ...
Charles Richard White Jr., 33, Flowery Branch
Funeral Services are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Sunday January 8, 2017 at Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Charles Richard White Jr., age 33 of Flowery Branch. Jamie Poole will offi ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Lou Hensley Boutwell, age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Mrs. Boutwell was bo ...
Frank Lipovac, 59, Jefferson
Frank Lipovac, age 59, of Jefferson passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Frank loved to hunt, work, being outdoors, helping others and his family.  Survivors include ...
Karen Lynn Nohejl, 73, Hoschton
Karen Lynn Nohejl, age 73, of Hoschton passed away Wednesday,January 4, 2017.  Survivors include her son Scott Nohejl and sister Karol Baddeley.  Lawson Funeral Hom ...
Jennie Lee Thrasher, 86, Commerce
Mrs. Jennie Lee Thrasher, age 86, of Commerce, GA, formerly of Riverdale died Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at Northridge Health and Rehab. Mrs. Thrasher was born in Louisville, MS to ...

Other

Judy Lynn Wilson, 54, Danielsville
Judy Lynn Wilson, age 54 of Danielsville, GA passed away Wednesday, January 04, 2017.   Mrs. Wilson was the daughter of Kathleen Hill Comer and the late John Taylor Wood ...

Stephens

Mr. John Douglas “Johnny” Murray, Jr., age 65 of 569 Watson Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late John D ...

White

Susan Almond, 68, Sautee Nacoochee
Susan Almond, age 68 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017.  Mrs. Almond was born September 10, 1948 in Sandersville, GA to the late Paul and Mildred ...
Alan Colmes, liberal voice on Fox, once heard on WDUN, dead at 66
Alan Colmes, the radio and television host and commentator best known as the amiable liberal foil to the hard-right Sean Hannity on the Fox News Channel, has died.
Well-known WWII vet dies
Cecil Boswell, a well-known Gainesville area World War II veteran, died Sunday at the age of 99.
Grammy-winning jazz singer Al Jarreau dies at 76
Grammy-winning jazz singer Al Jarreau has died in a Los Angeles hospital just days after announcing his retirement from touring because of exhaustion
John Hurt, Oscar nominated for "The Elephant Man" dies at 77
The Oscar-nominated actor Sir John Hurt has died
Max Ward, poultry industry leader in North Georgia, dies at age 95
Max F. Ward, a longtime leader in the North Georgia poultry industry will be remembered at graveside services in Gainesville Saturday afternoon.
A.B. Sailors, former Gainesville fire chief, dies at 83
A former chief for the Gainesville Fire Department died Monday at the age of 83.
Former Georgia Secretary of State David Poythress dies
​Former Georgia Secretary of State and two-time gubernatorial candidate David Poythress has died.
Georgia Racing HOF member Doug Kenimer passes away
Georgia Racing Hall of Fame member Doug Kenimer of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 2. Kenimer was revered for his driving abilities on both dirt and asphalt...