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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jun 13th, 2017

Dawson

Priscilla Faith Harrison Beale, age 82, peacefully passed into eternal life on June 13, 2017 in her beloved lake house in Dawsonville, GA. She was born in June, 1935 in Long Bea ...

Forsyth

Djuna (Stormy) Spain Henson, age 53, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017.  She was a member of North Point Church in Alpharetta, GA. Djuna was a loving daughter ...

Gwinnett

Herbert Arthur Terwilliger, III, 68, of Buford, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017, peacefully in his home following complications due to Myelofibrosis. In just one week ...
Mildred Hodge Wright, 71, Duluth
Mildred Hodge Wright, age 71, of Duluth, GA passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. She is survived by her husband of thirty-nine years, Pastor Bobby Wright, Duluth, GA; children, Chan ...

Jackson

Charles Pledger Cotton, 85, Commerce
Mr. Charles Pledger Cotton, age 85 of Commerce died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Cotton was born in Maysville to the late, Pledger Dillard and Clara Belle Ode ...

Lumpkin

Teresa Hartzell, 82, Dahlonega
Teresa Hartzell, age 82 of Dahlonega passed away on June 13th, 2017 following a brief illness.  She was born in Philadelphia, PA and later moved to Boca Raton, FL where she wa ...

Stephens

Wayne Lawrence, 66, Toccoa
  Wayne Lawrence, age 66, of Toccoa, GA passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. He is survived by his wife of twenty years, Brenda Westfall Lawrence, Toccoa, GA; children, Jeff ...
Madge Chitwood Bond, 92, Toccoa
Mrs. Madge Chitwood Bond, age 92 of Lewis Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Pruitt Health Toccoa.   A daughter of the late Silas G. and Sadie Reynolds ...
Carlton Dupree Rumsey, 80, Toccoa
Mr. Carlton Dupree Rumsey, age 80 of 74 Davis Avenue, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Ralph and Lela Mae Murray Rums ...

White

Merline Maund, 100, Sautee Nacoochee
Merline Maund, age 100 of Sautee Nacoochee, passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Mrs. Maund was born October 15, 1916 in Howard Lake, MN to the late Harry and Lola May Magill. He ...
'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.