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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Dec 31st, 2017

Dawson

Dawn McBee Siburt, 81, Dawsonville
Dawn McBee Siburt, 81, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday December 31, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born July 1, 1936 in Wheeling, West Virginia to the late James an ...

Forsyth

Dorothy Nell DuBreuil, 97, Cumming
Dorothy Nell DuBreuil, 97 of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017. She was born on August 6, 1920 in Odum, GA the daughter of Ellison and Gladys Robinson Ogden w ...

Habersham

Ruth Burrell Andrews, 85, Cornelia
Ruth Burrell Andrews, age 85, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, December 31, 2017. Mrs. Andrews was born on April 23, 1932, in Cornelia, Georgia, to the late John and ...
Jim Blackburn, 81, Batesville
Jim Blackburn, age 81 of the Batesville Community passed away New Years Eve at his home with family by his side.   Mr. Blackburn is survived by his loving wife of 62 yea ...
Hobert LeRoy Gragg, 71, Clarkesville
Hobert “Leroy” Gragg, age 71, of Habersham County, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, December 31, 2017, following a period of declining health. Mr. Grag ...
Keith Hall, 59, Demorest
Keith Hall, age 59, of Demorest, Georgia, entered into his peaceful rest on Sunday, December 31, 2017, surrounded by his family and loved ones. Mr. Hall was born on September 7, ...

Hall

George R. Palmer, 90, Gainesville
George R. Palmer, Sr., 90, of Gainesville, GA passed away December 31, 2017.  George was born on February 10, 1927 in Atlanta, GA.  He was a proud WW2 veteran, serving in ...
Elizabeth West Dunagan, 86, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Elizabeth West Dunagan, 86 of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday December 31, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs ...

Jackson

Alnora Lee Bone, 95, Commerce
Alnora Lee Bone, age 95, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, December 31, 2017 at Brighter Mornings.  Mrs. Bone was born in Commerce to the late Charlie and Lula Vaughn Wilbanks.&nbs ...
Edith Nell Hughes, 71, Commerce
Edith Nell Hughes age 71 of Commerce passed away Sunday December 31, 2017 at Northridge Health & Rehab.   Mrs. Hughes was born in Commerce on January 7, 1946 to the ...

White

James "Jim" Lee Robinson, 74, Cleveland
James "Jim" Lee Robinson, 74, of Cleveland, GA passed away on Thursday, December 28, 2017.  Jim was born on July 11, 1943 to his late parents John Walter Robinson a ...
'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.