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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jan 14th, 2018

Barrow

Dorothy “Dot” Marr Barnette, age 85, of Auburn, GA passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-four years, Henry Barnette ...

Dawson

John K. Pulley, 80, Dawsonville
John K. Pulley, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday January 14, 2018 at Chestatee Regional Hospital. Born October 6, 1937 in Laurence, SC to the late Louie and Helen Pulley, h ...

Gwinnett

Samir Roubin Jordak, 77, Buford
Samir Roubin Jordak, age 77, of Buford, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018. The Funeral Mass will be held Friday, January 19th at 11:00 am at Prince of Peace Catholic ...

Habersham

William Grady Cunningham, 58, Demorest
William Grady Cunningham, age 58 of Demorest, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018. Born in Atlanta, Georgia on July 7, 1959, he was a son of Nancy Burns Cunningham of Atlant ...
William C. “Nick” Nicholas, age 90, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at Habersham Medical Center. Mr. Nicholas was born on December 9, 1 ...

Hall

Gary David Kendall, Jr, 52, Gainesville
Gary David Kendall, Jr, also known as David, age 52, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018.  David was the son of Gary David Kendall, the late Carolyn Jean ...
Fredrick J. Ledford, 83, Talmo
Fredrick J. Ledford “Snookes”, age 83 of Talmo, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, ...
Clifford Francis Tefend, 88, Gainesville
Mr. Clifford Francis Tefend, 88, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on January 14, 2018. Born in Highland Park, Michigan, he graduated from the University of Detroit with a Bac ...

Lumpkin

Joseph Winston Wilson, 87, Dahlonega
Joseph Winston Wilson of Dahlonega, 87, died January 14th at The Oaks at Hampton in Cumming Ga.              & ...
Willie Mae Buice, 78, Dahlonega
Willie Mae Buice, 78, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018.  Born February 12, 1939, she was the daughter of Ivan and Dessie Bennett. Mrs. Buice worked as a seams ...
June Chamberlain, 83, Dahlonega
June Chamberlain, 83, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday January 14, 2018 at her residence following a sudden illness. June was born June 14, 1935 in Iaeger, West Virginia to the l ...
  Donald “Donnie” Oliver Norsworthy, age 66. Of Dahlonega, GA passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Norsworthy; in ...

Other

Hazel Eulalia Edwards, 94, Montgomery
Mrs. Hazel Eulalia Edwards, age 94 of Montgomery, Alabama, passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2018 at Prattville Baptist Hospital.  Hazel died following a short illness. Ha ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.