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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Dec 4th, 2017

Dawson

Carol Jean (Murray) Gordon, 67, Dawsonville
Carol Jean (Murray) Gordon, 67, of Dawsonville was made “perfect and complete, lacking in nothing” on December 4, 2017, when she passed away surrounded by the people wh ...

Forsyth

Nora H. Kenski, 67, Cumming
Nora H. Kenski, 67, of Cumming passed away Monday, December 4, 2017.  She is preceded in death by her parents, Mary Josephine (Schneider) Holleran and Francis John Holleran; s ...

Gwinnett

Margie Pugh Youngblood, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Youngblood; parents, Chesley and Oral Pugh. ...

Habersham

Michael C. Loudermilk, 61, Mount Airy
Michael C. Loudermilk, age 61, of Mount Airy, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, December 3, 2017, after a long and courageous battle with cancer.   Mr. Loudermilk was born on ...
Robert “Tobe” Simmemon, age 65, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017. Mr. Simmemon was born on November 2, 1952, in Demorest, Georgia; a son ...

Hall

Virginia Ann Burgess, Gainesville
Virginia Ann Burgess, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, December 4, 2017 at her home following a battle of cancer. She was born in Gainesville, GA on March 6, 1957 to Willi ...
Carolyn Soulis, 61, Murrayville
Carolyn Soulis of Murrayville died December 4, 2017 at the age of 61.  She is survived by her loving husband of 20 years, Jerry Soulis, two sons, David and Kyle, two daugh ...
Funeral services will be held for Mildred Louise Walden age 84  of Lula, Ga.  at 2:00 p.m., Wednesday  Dec. 6, 2017  in Skitts Mountain Baptist Church. The Rev. ...
Alan Dale Eaton, 62, Gainesville
Alan Dale Eaton, age 62, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, December 3, 2017 at home with his family. Alan was born in Parkersburg, WV and married to his wife Jackie Eaton f ...
David Brinson Glahn, 38, Hoschton
David Brinson Glahn, age 38, of Hoschton, GA passed away Monday, December 4, 2017, following a sudden illness. David was a devoted husband, father, son, and brother. The love of ...
Marvin Junius (M.J.) Tinsley, 95, Gainesville
Marvin Junius (M.J.) Tinsley, 95, of Gainesville passed away Monday, December 4, 2017.  M.J. was a quiet man, when he spoke everyone listened.  He was active in his churc ...

Jackson

Barbara Mae McEver, 72, Commerce
Barbara Mae McEver, our loving wife and mother, age 72 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, Dec. 4, 2017 at her residence.   Born in Commerce, GA on April 15, 1945, Mrs. ...

Lumpkin

Burt Walden Ashe, 84, Dahlonega
Mr. Burt Walden Ashe, age 84, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, December 4, 2017. Mr. Ashe was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born on January 11, ...

Other

Gregory Alan Homonek, 60, Alpharetta
Gregory Alan Homonek, 60, of Alpharetta passed away Thursday, November 23, 2017.  Born August 2, 1957 in Youngstown, OH, to the late John Edward and Janet Marie Homonek, he mo ...
Ossie Mae Carlan O’Kelley, 93, Carnesville
  Mrs. Ossie Mae Carlan O’Kelley, age 93, of Carnesville, GA died Monday, December 4, 2017 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. O’Kelley was b ...
L.Yvette Remy, 73, Gulf Shores, AL
Mrs. L.Yvette Remy, age 73 was a resident of Gulf Shores, Alabama for over 15 years and came to spend her last few months with her sons in Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunda ...
Gerald Lewis Streit, 80, Milton
Gerald Lewis Streit, 80, of Milton, GA passed away on Monday, December 4, 2017 at Seasons Hospice IPU, Cumming, GA.  Arangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, Cumming, GA. ...
'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.