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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 15th, 2017

Dawson

Timothy Gordon Elzey, 53, Dawsonville
Timothy Gordon Elzey, age 53, of Dawsonville, formerly of Forsyth County, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017. Survivors include his daughters, Savannah Leigh Elzey of Dawsonv ...
Kimberly Lambert Dorsey, 35, Dawsonville
Kimberly Lambert-Dorsey, 35, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday March 15, 2017. Born July 11, 1981 in College Park, Georgia, she had lived in Dawson County for over 20 years.& ...

Forsyth

Gene Marion Chambers, 89, Cumming
Gene Marion Chambers, age 89, of Cumming, GA, passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017. Gene was born on September 4, 1926, in Homer, GA, to the late Roy and Irene Chambers. Gene was ...
Nathan S. Bennett, age 53, passed away unexpectantly on March 10, 2017. He is preceded in death by his father Roger Roy Bennett.  Nathan is survived by his mother, Regina H. B ...
Helen Otto Hopkins, 82, Cumming
Helen Otto Hopkins of Cumming, GA died peacefully on March 15, 2017.  She was born on July 31, 1934 in Evansville, IN to Louis and Alzadia Otto.  Helen Graduated from Bos ...

Habersham

Patsy Tyler Dean, 77, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Patsy Tyler Dean, age 77, of Clarkesville will be held Friday, March 17, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Larry Free and Rev. Raymon ...
Kitty Caudell, 85, Baldwin
Kitty Caudell, age 85, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at the residence of Bobby and Ann Smith. Ms. Caudell was born on January 26, 1932, in Banks ...

Jackson

Linda Anne Cowart, 74, Commerce
Linda Anne Cowart, age 74 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, March 15, 2017.   Mrs. Cowart was the daughter of the late Raymond and Ida Rougeau and the widow of J.L. ...
Irene Hollis Funderburk, 82, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Irene Hollis Funderburk, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, March 14, 2017.  Mrs. Funderburk was born i ...

Lumpkin

William Rutherford Cason, 78, Dahlonega
William Rutherford Cason , age 78 of Dahlonega, GA passed away on March 15, 2017 following a short illness. Bill was born in Sandersville Georgia.  He graduated from North ...
James Leroy Fortner, 75, Dahlonega
James Leroy Fortner, age 75, a life-long resident of Dahlonega, GA, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, with his family by his side he completed his journey home to be with J ...
Edward George Biernacki, 63, Dahlonega
Edward George Biernacki, 63, of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA.  A Memorial Service will be hel ...

White

Beatrice Turner, 86, Cleveland
Beatrice Turner, age 86, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Turner was born on November 18, 1928 in Augusta, GA to the late Clau ...
'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.