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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

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 ...
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...
Allan Williams, who set up Beatles' early gigs, dies at 86
Allan Williams, a Liverpool music promoter who helped the Beatles get early gigs, has died
Pop superstar George Michael dies of heart failure at 53
British pop superstar George Michael, who led a troubled life despite his magnificent voice and enduring popularity with fans around the world, has died at the age of 53. Michael's manager says the cause of death was heart failure
Jackson County commissioner Dwain Smith dies at age 74
The Nicholson man who represented District 4 on the Jackson County Board of Commissioners has died.
'Growing Pains' star and TV host Alan Thicke dies at age 69
Alan Thicke, who played the likable father on the sitcom "Growing Pains," has died at age 69
Owner of Gold's, other department stores in Ga. and SC, dies at the age of 90
The man who owned and operated Gold's Department Store in downtown Cornelia for decades has passed away at the age of 90.
All-American John Glenn: Astronaut, fighter pilot, senator
Former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn has died in Ohio
Hewell's Pottery matriarch dies
​Grace N. Hewell, a well-known Gillsville folk potter and member of the Hewell's Pottery family has died.