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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jul 1st, 2017

Dawson

Kathyrn Matthews, 67, Dawsonville
Kathryn Matthews age 67 of Dawsonville, Ga. died Saturday July 1, 2017 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a sudden illness.   Funeral service will be held at 1 pm T ...

Forsyth

Andrea Margarita Barrett Allison, age 38, died July 1, 2017. She was born on December 14, 1978 in Yuma, Arizona but came to Georgia when she was six months old. She was preceded in ...

Gwinnett

Edwin Ayala, 51, Braselton
Mr. Edwin Ayala, age 51, of Braselton passed away Saturday, July 1, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton.   Memorial Services will be 11:00 a.m., S ...

Habersham

James Thomas Frady, 92, Mt. Airy
James Thomas Frady, age 92, of Mt. Airy, Georgia, went to be with The Lord on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at the residence. Mr. Frady was born on April 10, 1925 in Habersham County, ...

Hall

Mitchell Herman Cohen, 65, Oakwood
 Mitchell Herman Cohen, 65, passed away on July 1st, 2017 in his home in Oakwood, Georgia after a year-long fight with pancreatic cancer. Mitchell’s funeral service will ...
Jack Lamar McDaniel, 86, Gainesville
Mr. Jack Lamar McDaniel, 86, died Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mr. McDaniel passed at his home in Gainesville with his beloved wife, Montine (Tina) Bagwell McDaniel, by his side. Mr. ...

Jackson

Roy Daniel Cowart, Sr., 96, Commerce
Mr. Roy Daniel Cowart, Sr., age 96, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 1, 2017 at his residence.  Mr. Cowart was born in Franklin, NC to the late Claude and Hettie Farmer Cow ...
Shannon Ledford Jackson, 49, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shannon Ledford Jackson, age 49, of Jefferson, who passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mrs. Jackson was born in Columbus, Georgia, ...
Richard Allen Lamberg, 72, Pendergrass
Richard Allen Lamberg age 72 of Pendergrass passed away Saturday July 1, 2017 at his residence.   Mr. Lamberg was born April 8, 1945 in Norristown, PA to the late Michael La ...
Betty Jo Stephenson, 79, Commerce
Mrs. Betty Jo Stephenson, age 79, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, July 1, 2017 at her residence.  Mrs. Stephenson was born in Homer to the late Omer Lee and Ruby Elizabeth Dail ...

Other

Veronica Bridges, 59, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Veronica Bridges, age 59, of Athens, of the south Jackson County community, passed away on Saturday, July 1, 2017. Mrs. Bridges was b ...
Shashikala Dange, 63, Alpharetta
Mrs. Shashikala Dange 63, of Alpharetta died on July 1, 2017. Services will be from 9am-12pm at McDonald and Son Funeral Home on July 5th, 2017.   Condolences may be exp ...
Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99
​The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.
Former Banks Co. probate judge, county commissioner dies
A former Banks County probate judge and county commissioner, Milton Dalton, has died following an extended illness.
Daughter: Popular crooner Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89
Family members say crooner Vic Damone has died in Florida at the age of 89
Memorial service set for Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere
DEMOREST — Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere will be remembered in a memorial service at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Atlanta.
Head of state educators group dies; was former Forsyth Co. schools superintendent
Dr. Allene Magill, executive director of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators and former schools superintendent in Forsyth County, died unexpectedly at her home Saturday.
Former Gainesville business, civic leader dies
A prominent Athens businessman with strong ties to Gainesville, Claude Williams, Junior, has died.
'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.