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Local Obits for Thu. Jan 11th, 2018

Dawson

Theodore “Ted” Allen, 85, Dawsonville
  Theodore “Ted” Allen, age 85, of Dawsonville, GA passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018. He was born in Sautee, GA, one of eight children, to the late Garn ...
Susan Willard Williams, 52, Dawsonville
Mrs. Susan Willard Williams, age 52, resident of Dawsonville, GA and native of Cumming, GA passed away Thursday, January 11,2018. Susan was a loving wife, mother, Grana, daughte ...

Gwinnett

Marjorie Azalee Hall, 93, Suwanee
Marjorie Azalee Hall, age 93, of Suwanee, GA, passed away Thursday, January 11, 2018.  She was born in 1924, to the late Riley and Azalee Burgess. She was a member of Sharon B ...

Habersham

Fay Brookshire Newton, 84, Demorest
Fay Brookshire Newton, age 84, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018 following an extended illness. Mrs. Newton was born on September 29, 1933 in Clark ...
Joseph C. Rogers, 90, Cornelia
The family of Joseph C. Rogers, age 90, of Cornelia, Georgia, is saddened to announce his passing at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville on Thursday, January 11, 2018, ...
  William Russell "Richard" Whitaker Jr., age 89, of Cornelia, Georgia, died Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at his home surrounded by members of his family and friend ...

Hall

Rosemary S. Freeman, 89, Gainesville
Mrs. Rosemary S. Freeman, 89, of Gainesville passed away Thursday January 11, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services will be announced at a  later ...
Virginia Helen Johnson, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Virginia Helen Johnson, 94 of Gainesville passed away Thursday January 11, 2018. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Little & Davenport Funeral Home ...
Anne Elizabeth King, 73, Gainesville
Anne Elizabeth King hiked into the great hereafter at the age of 73 on January 11, 2018. A colorful soul with a firecracker personality, she was predeeded in death by her parent ...

Jackson

Ralph Stepp, 88, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ralph Stepp, age 88 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Thursday, January 11, 2018.  Mr. Stepp was born in Hoschton, Georg ...

Lumpkin

Philip Lawrence Kichler, 83, Dahlonega
In Loving Memory of Philip Lawrence Kichler June 19, 1935 to January 6, 2018   Philip was born on June 19, 1935 to Frieda and Morris Kichler in Chicago, Illinois.& ...

Other

Theodore Noir Lanning, 65, Decatur
Theodore Noir Lanning, 65 of Decatur, GA, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018. He was born on June 4, 1952 in New Castle, PA, the son of George and Esther Noir Lanning who ...

White

John Boss, 93, Helen
John Boss, age 93, of Helen, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, January 11, 2018, following an extended illness.   Mr. Boss was born on December 16, 1924, in Buford, Ge ...
'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.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.