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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Dec 23rd, 2017


Miss Adalynn Aliyse Coronado, age 3, of Winder passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017.  Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., Thursday, December 28, 2017 in the Chapel of ...
D.J. Thompson, 78, Winder
D. J. Thompson, age 78, of Winder, GA passed away on Saturday, December 23, 2017. He was preceded in death by his wife of thirty-three years, Clara Boggs Thompson; parents, John an ...


Doris Rebecca Russell, 77, Cumming
Doris Rebecca Russell, age 77, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017. She was born in 1940, to the late Chester and DeLena Lacey. Doris retired from the Civil Ser ...


Dominick T. DiPietro, 91, Buford
Dominick T. DiPietro, age 91 of Buford, GA died Saturday, December 23, 2017. Mr. DiPietro has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Friday, December 29, 2017 at 1:0 ...
Donald Wayne Gossage, 81, Suwanee
Donald Wayne Gossage, age 81 of Suwanee, GA passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Autumn Leaves of Sugarloaf assisted living memory care community in Suwanee, GA following an ...


Dorothy Bramlett, 94, Demorest
Dorothy Bramlett, age 94 of Demorest, passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017, at Habersham Medical Center.  Born in Habersham County on July 5, 1923, she was a daughter of ...


Myra Clentontyne Cockerham, 87, Gainesville
Myra Clentontyne Cockerham, 87, of Gainesville, GA and formerly of Enterprise, AL, passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 23, 2017 in Gainesville. She joined her husband, Ra ...
Robert Howell Steadman, 87, Flowery Branch
Robert Howell Steadman, 87 of Flowery Branch passed away Friday December 23, 2017 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday December 29, 2017 at the Po ...
Robert Howell Steadman, 87, Flowery Branch
Robert Howell Steadman, 87 of Flowery Branch passed away Friday December 23, 2017 at his residence. Born in Westminster, South Carolina, Mr. Steadman had lived in Hall County fo ...


Carolyn Imogene Duckworth, 72, Jefferson
Carolyn Imogene Duckworth, age 72, of Jefferson, GA passed away Saturday, December 23, 2017 from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.   She is survived by her s ...
Inez Barron Mize, 90, Commerce
Mrs. Inez Barron Mize, age 90, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, December 23, 2017 at Bountifull Hills Personal Care Home.  Mrs. Mize was born in Clarksville to the late James Co ...
Donald Lee Robarts, 43, Carnesville
Donald Lee Robarts, age 43 of Carnesville, GA passed away Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017.   Born in Tampa, FL on Aug. 19, 1974, Mr. Robarts was the son of the late Arthur J. &l ...


Paul William Shirley, 83, Dahlonega
Paul William Shirley, 83, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday December 23, 2017 at his residence following a period of declining health. Born February 2, 1934 to the late Talley a ...
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.