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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Nov 2nd, 2017

Dawson

Etta Mae Jett Ayers, 95, Dawsonville
Etta Mae Jett Ayers, 95, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 following a brief illness. Born April 1, 1922 to the late Claude and Mae Jett, she had been a resid ...

Forsyth

Helen T. Dunn, 71, Cumming
Helen T. Dunn, 71, of Cumming passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 following a sudden illness. Born September 2, 1946 in Dawson County to the late Huston and Pauline Trammell, ...

Habersham

Jack Nathaniel Armstrong, 88, Cornelia
Jack Nathaniel Armstrong, age 88, of Cornelia, Georgia went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 2, 2017 following an extended illness. Mr. Armstrong was born on January 6, ...

Hall

Johanna M. Livingston, 84, Flowery Branch
Johanna M. Livingston, age 84, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Wilhelm and Katharina Schaefer; sister, Ur ...
Earl Russell Moore, 83, Gainesville
Earl Russell Moore, 83 of Gainesville passed away Thursday November 2, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Fitzgerald, Georgia, Mr. Moore was the son of the la ...
Matthew Corey “Matt” Shockley, age 34 of Lula, passed away on Thursday, November 2, 2017. Born in Hall County on April 11, 1983, he was a son of Phillip and Angela S ...

Lumpkin

Mrs. Macie Booth Brooks, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Macie Booth Brooks, age 79, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017.   Mrs. Brooks was born in Bowman, GA on January 7, 1938 to the late Lonnie and Lucy Dic ...

Other

William “Chip” Bruce Grant, Jr., age 69, of Hull passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017. Chip served in the US Navy from 1968-1971 out of Norfolk, Virginia on the ...

White

Jerry Chastain, 76, Chastain
Jerry Chastain, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017. Mr. Chastain was born August 8, 1941 in Cleveland to the late Garnett and Mamie Jo Knight Murray. ...
Rev. Vernon L. London, 89, Cleveland
Rev. Verner L. London, age 89, of Cleveland, Georgia went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, November 2. He was surrounded by family and loved ones.  He is survive ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.