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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Aug 6th, 2017

Dawson

Van Keifer Skelton, III, 63, Dawsonville
Van Keifer Skelton, III, 63, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday August 6, 2017. Born March 10, 1954 in Miami, Florida to the late Van and Dorothy Skelton, he had lived in Dawson ...

Forsyth

Maria Amelia Gerez Dewey, 70, of Cumming, GA passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at her residence.  Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. ...

Gwinnett

John Anthony Gallucci, 68, Auburn
John Anthony Gallucci, age 68, of Auburn, Georgia passed away unexpectedly early Sunday morning, August 6, 2017. He leaves behind his beloved wife Kathleen Ann (Borden) Gallucci. ...

Hall

Lynn M. Darby, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Lynn M. Darby, age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, August 6, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness. Memorial services will be held on Saturday, Augu ...
Adan Cantu Gonzalez, Gainesville
Adan Cantu Gonzalez, age 77 of Gainesville, passed away Monday, August 6, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at ...
Sandra Dianne Keys, 72, Gainesville
Sandra Dianne Keys, 72, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017.  Dianne is preceded in death by her husband, Raburn Keys. Survivors include her children, Ricky a ...
Blanche Grogan Robinson, 96, of Oakwood passed away Sunday August 6, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton following a period of declining health. Born February 10, ...
James Albert Sheffield, 89, Flowery Branch
Mr. James Albert Sheffield, 89, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, August 7, 2017 in Belton B ...
Nora Jane Williams, 73, Gainesville
Nora Jane Williams, 73, of Gainesville, died Sunday August 6, 2017.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home & Crematory, Gainesville.

Lumpkin

Nancy Jane Mullis, 44, Dahlonega
Mrs. Nancy Jane Mullis, age 44, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017 at her residence. Nancy was born in Cumming, GA to Mark and the late Katherine Weaver on Decembe ...

Other

Theo Tootle, 81, Jasper
Theo Tootle, 81, of Jasper, GA, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on August 6, 2017. Theo was the 2nd son to Harold and Lillie Tootle, born August 30, 1935 in E ...

White

David Robb, 72, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home announces that Mr. David Robb, age 72 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on August 6, 2017. 
'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.