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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Feb 25th, 2017

Dawson

Isabelle Zhang Tracchio, 17 of Cumming, GA passed away unexpectedly on February 25, 2017. She was born in Xian, China on May 22, 1999 the daughter of Anthony Joseph and Betsy Di ...

Forsyth

James Augustine Brophy, 50, Cumming
  James Augustine Brophy, 50 of Cumming, GA passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2017. The family will receive friends on Thursday March 2, 2017 from 5pm to 9pm at the ...
Cameron Thomas Freas, 17, Cumming
Cameron Thomas Freas, 17 of Cumming GA, passed away on February 25, 2017. He was born on July 30, 1999 in Atlanta, GA, the son of Thomas and Sarah Freas of Cumming, who both sur ...
Donna Jean Kimball, 91, Cumming
Donna Jean Kimball, 91 passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at the Sunrise Nursing Home in John’s Creek, GA. She was born in Bemidji, MN on July 3, 1925. ...
John Patrick Ruppert, 75, Cumming
John Patrick Ruppert, age 75, passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017, at his home surrounded by his family after a two year battle with cancer. John was born on August 23, 1941 ...

Habersham

Dan Allen Dixon, 91, Clarkesville
A model of a life well lived and patriarch of Habersham County, Dan Allen Dixon, age 91, passed away in peace on February 25, 2017 at his Clarkesville residence, surrounded by hi ...
Henry L. Nix, 92, Clarkesville
  Funeral services for Henry L. "Hank" Nix, age 92 of Clarkesville will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, March 2, 2017 from the Clarkesville First United Methodist ...

Hall

Mildred Alston Horton passed away Saturday February 25, 2017 at home among loving family and friends, attended by Hospice of N.E. Ga. Medical Center. Mildred was born in 1932 in ...
David MaShun Martin, 44, Gainesville
David MaShun Martin was called home on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. He was born on December 8, 1972, to Rev. David J. Martin and Cornelia Hill Martin in Gainesville, Georgia, the fi ...

Jackson

Linda Smith Cook, 68, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Linda Smith Cook, 68, of Jefferson passed away Saturday, February 25, in the extraordinarily compassionate care of the hospice program at ...
'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.