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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jan 6th, 2017

Banks

Charlie Wade, 82, Alto
Charlie Wade, age 82, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Friday, January 6, 2017 following an extended illness. Mr. Wade was born on July 6, 1934 in Banks County ...

Forsyth

Dominic Anthony Accetta of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Friday, January 6th, 2017 at the age of 81.  The son of Rocco and Angelina Accetta, Sicilian immigrants, he was born i ...
Doris Irene Flynn, 83, Cumming
Doris Irene Flynn, age 83, of Cumming, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017.  She was preceded in death by her husband, William Tom Ed Flynn; parents Leon and Effie Holbrook an ...

Gwinnett

Josef Daniel Neuburger, 75 of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 6, 2017.  Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, Cumming, Ga., www.mcdonaldandson.com

Hall

Amy Marie Couget, 95, Gainesville
Mrs. Amy Marie Couget, 95, of Gainesville passed away on January 6, 2017 A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of Memorial Pa ...
Sammy Gene Bryant, 69, Gainesville
Sammy Gene Bryant, age 69 of Gainesville, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. He was a faithful husband, wonderful father and the best Papa that ever lived. He is survived b ...
Henry B. Humphries, 84, Gainesville
Funeral Services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday January 10, 2017 at New Haven Congregational Holiness Church for Henry B. Humphries, age 84 of Gainesville. The Rev. Wayne Hick ...
Alfred Sullens, 68, Gainesville
 Alfred Sullens, age 68, of Gainesville passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. A Funeral service is scheduled for Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel of M ...

Jackson

Julie E. Pyles, 91, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Julie E. Pyles, age 91 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, January 6, 2017.  Mrs. Pyles was preceded by her husb ...

Lumpkin

Sammie Lane Davis, 80, Dahlonega
Sammie Lane Davis, age 80, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Friday January 6, 2017 at Foothills Retirement Home in Dahlonega, GA. She was born in Lumpkin County and had lived in ...

Other

Albert Neal Whigham, 73, Alpharetta
Albert Neal Whigham, age 73 of Alpharetta, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017.  He was a Army Veteran. Albert was a member of Cleveland Avenue Baptist Church and was the o ...

Stephens

Mr. Quinnion Willard Griffin, age 64, of 92 Robin Place, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 5, 2017 at the home. A son of the late Luther and Amey Lee Sertain Griffin ...
James Claude Lawson, 93, Toccoa
Mr. James Claude “J.C.” Lawson, age 93 of 15 Fern Point Extension, Toccoa, GA, passed away Friday, January 6, 2017 at the Stephens County Hospital.   A son of th ...

White

Michael Paul Dobbins, 59, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Michael Paul Dobbins, age 59 of Cleveland, formally of Marietta, Georgia. Mr. Dobbins passed away on Friday, January 6, 2017. G ...
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...