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Mary Laverne Martin, 93, Winder
Mrs. Mary Laverne Martin, 93, of Winder passed away Friday, December 8, 2017. Private interment will be held at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton, GA. Memorial Park Funeral ...

Forsyth

The smartest man in the world has died.  Donald Craig Mullenax was born in the beautiful Allegheny Mountains in Arbovale, West Virginia in July of 1937 and died surrounded by ...

Gwinnett

LaRuth Cook, 68, Snellville
LaRuth Cook, age 68, of Snellville passed away Friday, December 8, 2017. She loved cooking shows and baking. She loved arts, crafts, her bible, quilting and she enjoyed being ...
Shirley Ann Kimbrough, 67, Buford
Shirley Ann Kimbrough, age 67, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, December 8, 2017. She is survived by her husband of fifty years, Tom Kimbrough, Buford, GA; children, Kasey K ...
Willie G. Williams, Sr., age 87, of Auburn, GA, died Friday, December 8, 2017. Mr. Williams has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Willie was born in Appling, ...

Hall

Catherine Cosper Black, 86, Gainesville
Mrs. Catherine Cosper Black, 86, of Gainesville passed away Friday, December 8, 2017 at her residence surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tue ...

Jackson

Henry Guevara, 73, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Henry Guevara, age 73 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, December 8, 2017.  Mr. Guevara was born in Venezuela, a ...
Scottie Dale Pressley, 34, Nicholson
Scottie Dale Pressley age 34 of Nicholson passed away December 5, 2017.   Mr. Pressley was born on Feb. 21, 1983 in Chester, S.C. He worked in the construction industry. &n ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Victoria Margaret Walker Scott, age 51 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, December 8, 2017.  Mrs. Scott was bor ...

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Gregory Scott Dew, Dahlonega
“Death is but the next great adventure” JK Rowling Gregory Scott Dew began this adventure Friday, December 8th. Greg was a smiling face that never met a stranger and ...
Rev. Carlton Jones, 81, Dahlonega
Rev. Carlton Jones, ordained minister of the Baptist faith, age 81, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Friday, December 8, 2017 peacefully, surrounded by family, following an extended il ...

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Billy Cole Redd, 86, Canton
Billy Cole Redd, age 86, of Canton, GA, passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017. He was a member of Macedonia United Methodist Church in Alpharetta, GA. Billy was a man of great fait ...
Roger Rusk Martin, 83, Rayle
Roger Rusk Martin, age 83, of Rayle, GA, passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017. He was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church in Milton, GA. He was preceded in death by his wife ...
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.
NASCAR Hall of Famer, World War II vet Bud Moore dies at 92
NASCAR Hall of Famer Bud Moore, a World War II veteran awarded five Purple Hearts and two Bronze Stars, has died. He was 92.