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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Sep 29th, 2017

Gwinnett

Thomas Lee “Tom” Smith, age 72, of Buford, GA, died Friday, September 29, 2017. Mr. Smith has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Tom is ...

Habersham

Anne Lunsford, age 84, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017.   Anne was born in Stephens County on December 12, 1932.  She was the last surviving child of the lat ...

Hall

Evelyn Agnes Grier, 73, Gainesville
Evelyn Agnes Mimbs-Grier, 73, of Gainesville, peacefully joined her heavenly family on September 29, 2017.  Evelyn was born on July 7, 1944 in Blytheville, AR., to the late Wi ...
Wilbern Furman (Bo) Strickland, 85, Flowery Branch
Mr. Wilbern Furman “Bo” Strickland, age 85, of Flowery Branch died Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Heritage Hospice of Marietta.  Mr. Strickland was born in Athens ...

Lumpkin

Douglas Crumley, 62, Dahlonega
Mr. Douglas Crumley, age 62, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017.   Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Banister Funeral Home of Dahl ...
Mr. Douglas “Doug” Charles Crumley, age 62, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, September 29, 2017.  Doug was born in Hall County on December 5, 1954 to the late ...
Hershel Darrell Mooney, 88, Dahlonega
Mr. Hershel Darrell Mooney, age 88, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, September 29, 2017. Mr. Mooney was a native and lifetime resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born on ...

Stephens

Thomas Russell Yow Williams, Sr., Martin, Georgia, passed away on September 29, 2017. He was 83 years old. Tom was born in Washington, D.C., on January 27, 1934, to Copeland ...

White

William Nelms Jr., 71, Cleveland
William Jr. Nelms age 71 of Cleveland passed away Friday September 29, 2017. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland.
Jean Pardue, 84, Cleveland
Funeral services for, Jean  Pardue age 84 of Cleveland will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday October 1, 2017 in Trinity United Methodist Church.  Interment will be in the chur ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.