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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 2nd, 2017

Forsyth

Eliza Renee` LeMieux passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2017.  There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arra ...
Elliott Lawson Pettey Jr., 64 of Cumming, GA passed away on February 2, 2017. He was born on September 8, 1952, the son of Elliott Lawson Pettey Sr. and Barbara Johnson Baker Pe ...
Dorothy Enloe Phillips, 87, Cumming
Dorothy Enloe Phillips, 87, a native of Cumming, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2017. Dorothy was a devoted daughter, a successful business woman, and a loyal friend ...

Gwinnett

Warren Cecil Mayo, 62, Buford
Mr. Warren Cecil Mayo “Spaceman”, 62, of Buford passed away on Thursday February 2, 2017.   A family memorial service will be held at a later date.   ...

Hall

Shirley Ann Trusty Smith, 68, Flowery Branch
Shirley Ann Trusty Smith, age 68, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Wednesday, February 1, 2017. She is survived by her husband of forty-three years, Randall Smith, Flowery Branch, ...

Jackson

Hazel Margaret Brown, 82, Commerce
Hazel Margaret Brown, age 82 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, February 02, 2017 at her residence.   Born in Maysville, GA, Mrs. Brown was the daughter of the late G ...

Lumpkin

Betty Joan Scott Vaughan, 60, Dahlonega
Mrs. Betty Joan Scott Vaughan, 60, of Dahlonega passed away February 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Febru ...

Union

  Claude Parker Taylor III, age 65, of Suches, GA passed away on Thursday, February 2, 2017 with his family by his side. Parker lived most of his life in Conyers, GA; bu ...

White

Robin Maurer Merrill, 74, Cleveland
Robin M. Merrill, age 74 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, February 2, 2017.  Mrs. Merrill was born January 22, 1943 in Syracuse, NY to the late Fredric and Alice Barker ...
Daytona 500 winner, GRHOF member Pete Hamilton passes away
Pete Hamilton, the 1970 Daytona 500 winner and a member of the Georgia Racing Hall of Fame, passed away on Wednesday.
Longtime Gainesville journalist Ted Oglesby dies at 84
A longtime Gainesville journalist, who held management positions with both WDUN and The Times, has died at the age of 84.
'Gong Show' creator Chuck Barris dies at 87
Game show impresario Chuck Barris has died at 87. Barris, the madcap producer of "The Gong Show" and "The Dating Game," died of natural causes Tuesday afternoon at his home in Palisades, New York
Rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry dies at 90
Chuck Berry, the rock 'n' roll founder who defined its joy and rebellion in "Johnny B. Goode" and other classics, has died in St. Charles County, Missouri, west of St. Louis
C.W. Davis, former Hall Co. Schools Supt. and founder of Lanierland Basketball Tournament, dies
C.W. Davis, a longtime Hall County educator, former superintendent of Hall County Schools and founder of the Lanierland Basketball Tournament, died Saturday.
Co-founder of Georgia-based Waffle House chain dies at 97
​Waffle House co-founder Joseph Wilson Rogers Sr., who went from short-order cook to co-founder of one of the nation's largest restaurant chains, has died. He was 97.
Founder of Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic dies
Dr. Henry S. Jennings, a retired longtime Gainesville physician and founder of the Northeast Georgia Diagnostic Clinic, has died.
Former Oakwood City Council member dies
A woman who served on the Oakwood City Council for 15 years before stepping down two years ago will be buried Saturday.