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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Aug 3rd, 2017

Forsyth

Dominic Garcia, 3, Cumming
Dominic Garcia 3, of Cumming, Ga. passed away on August 3, 2017 at Northside Hospital. Visitation will be from 9am-2pm on Monday August 7th, 2017 at McDonald and Son Funeral Hom ...
Lilian Popp, 99, Cumming
Lilian Popp, 99, of Cumming passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. Memorial services will be held Friday, August 4, at 2:00 p.m. at the Ingram Funeral Home Chapel. Ingram Fune ...

Gwinnett

Betty Ramey Harris, 87, Buford
Betty Ramey Harris, age 87, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, August 3, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-five years, Roy Harris; parents, Emory and Era ...

Hall

Betty Sue Truelove, 78, Gainesville
Betty Sue Truelove, 78 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Thursday August 3, 2017. Sue was born in Braselton, GA., on August 26, 1938, to the late Charlie and Mary Blackbur ...
Randall “Randy” Anderson, 65, Gainesville
Randall “Randy” Anderson, 65, of Gainesville went to heaven on Thursday, August 3, 2017. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 5, 2017 in t ...
James Larry McClure, 70, Gainesville
James Larry McClure, age 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Thursday, August 3, 2017. James was born in Chamblee, lived in Doraville and Cumming for most of his life. He move ...
Mary Ellene Sailers, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Mary Ellene Sailers, 94 of Gainesville died Thursday August 3, 2017 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Sunday August 6, 2017 in the c ...
James Marvin Thompson, 52, Oakwood
James Marvin Thompson, age 52 of Oakwood, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.           & ...

Jackson

Bryan Scott Mitchell, 42, Jefferson
Bryan Scott Mitchell, age 42, of Jefferson passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. Bryan was a Georgia Bulldog fan, he enjoyed working on cars and old trucks, had a passion for music ...

Lumpkin

Wayne Kent Anderson, 59, Athens formerly of Dahlonega
Wayne Kent Anderson, age 59, passed away on August 3, 2017.  Wayne was a current resident of Athens, Georgia but lived most of his life in Dahlonega, Ga and Gainesville, Ga. ...

Other

John David Padgett, age 64, and a native of Cherokee County, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. He was owner of Padgett’s Body Shop, where he specialized in custom auto re ...

White

Martha Sue Chasatain, 64, Sautee
Martha Sue Chastain, age 64 of Sautee, Georgia passed away on August 3, 2017.   Martha was born in Lumpkin County to the late Claude Gravitt and Fannie Lee Brock Gravitt ...
Wesley Pardue, 63, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Wesley Pardue, age 64 of Cleveland. Wesley passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. Mr. Pardue was born in Jackson ...
'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.