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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Dec 2nd, 2017

Dawson

Harriet Bagwell Gilleland, 74, Dawsonville
Harriet Bagwell Gilleland, 74, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday December 2, 2017 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a sudden illness. Born December 12, 1942 in Duluth to ...

Forsyth

Marianne Griffith Wooten, age 88, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, December 2, 2017. Survivors include her children, Laurie McCafferty of Cleveland, Mark Wooten of Cumming, Val ...
Robert Anderson Reeves, 86, Cumming
Robert Anderson Reeves, age 86, died January 2, 2018. He was born in Okeechobee, Florida, a former resident of Fort Pierce, Florida and currently Cumming, Georgia. After retirement ...

Gwinnett

  Holly Drown Hubbard passed away peacefully and gracefully on December 2nd, 2017 after losing her long and courageous battle with COPD.   Holly is survived by he ...

Hall

Thomas Baxter Rogers, 82, Gainesville
Thomas Baxter Rogers, age 82, of Gainesville passed away Saturday December 2, 2017. Survivors include his wife of 52 years of marriage JoAnn Rogers; sons Phillip Rogers of Dahloneg ...
David Lee Eldridge, 68, Gainesville
David Lee Eldridge, 68, of Gainesville died December 2, 2017.  Arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home, Gainesville, Georgia. 
John "Johnny" Charles Head, 65, Gainesville
Mr. John Charles Head, “Johnny” passed away following a brief illness at his home on Saturday, December 2, 2017 in Gainesville, GA at the age of 65. Johnny is surviv ...

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Claudia P. Forrest, 72, Cleveland
Claudia P. Forrest, age 72 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, December 02, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family.   Mrs. Forest was born in Millen, Georgia on ...
'WKRP' creator Hugh Wilson dies; was married to Gainesville native
Hugh Wilson, who created the CBS sitcom "WKRP in Cincinnati" in 1978, has died.
Racing pioneer Dan Gurney dead from pneumonia complications
Dan Gurney, the first driver to win in Formula One, IndyCar and NASCAR, died Sunday from complications of pneumonia. He was 86. Gurney began racing in 1955 and won in nearly every racing series he attempted.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.