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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Dec 5th, 2017

Banks

Edward Mize, Homer
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Edward Mize of Tamarac, Fl formally of Homer, Ga., who passed away on December 5, 2017.  Mr. Mize was the son of the late Vio ...
James Earl Whitlock, 74, Commerce
James Earl Whitlock, age 74 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, Jan. 05, 2018 at his residence.   Born in Jefferson, GA on April 23, 1943 to the late Comer L. and Kathle ...

Forsyth

Daniel Jeffrey Brunick, 44, Cumming
Daniel Jeffrey Brunick, age 44, of Cumming, passed away on Saturday, December 2, 2017. He was a member of Alpharetta First United Methodist Church and was a Cub Scout Den Leader. H ...
Hoyt 'Lamar' Holbrook, 80, Cumming
Hoyt “Lamar” Holbrook, age 80, of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Lamar was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was prece ...

Gwinnett

Christine Mitchell Adams, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-seven years, Ralph Adams; son, Barney Adams; ...
Edward (Ted) Hodge, 72, Buford
Edward (Ted) Hodge, age 72, of Buford, Ga, passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents Al & Ellie Gorski Ollert; father Edw ...

Hall

Mr. Billy “Bill” Harold Godwin, 77, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial Park Funera ...

Jackson

Zoltan Lakatos, 63, Jefferson
Zoltan Lakatos, age 63, of Jefferson, GA, died Tuesday, December 5, 2017. A funeral service will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. ...

Lumpkin

Barbara Hensley Lowe, 77, Dahlonega
Mrs. Barbara Hensley Lowe, age 77, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Tuesday December 5, 2017 after an extended illness. Mrs. Lowe was born and raised in LaFayette, Georgia and ...

Other

Charlie Andrew McAlister, age 63 of Royston, GA passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017.   Born on March 09, 1954 in Demorest, GA, Mr. McAlister was the son of Adell Wilson Mc ...
Joan A. Little, 61, Waleska
Joan A. Little, 61, of Waleska passed away Tuesday December 5, 2017 at Season’s Hospice following a short illness. Born June 24, 1956 to the late E. R. “Chick” ...

White

Bryan Craig Jennings, 55, Sautee
Bryan Craig Jennings, age 55 of Sautee, passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Jennings was born on March 10, 1962 in Atlanta, Georgia, to Dean Cox Jenni ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.