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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 18th, 2018

Gwinnett

Ada Bernice Pickett Smith, 86, Lawrenceville
Ada Bernice Pickett Smith, 86, passed away on January 18, 2018 under hospice care at Life Care Center of Lawrenceville.  She was born in Daus, TN, in 1931, to the late Haden P ...

Habersham

Clyde Hamilton, 74, Clarkesville
  Clyde Hamilton, age 74 of Clarkesville, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, January 18, 2018, at his residence. Born in Habersham County on September 12, 1943, ...
William Henry Hardy, 87, Demorest
William Henry Hardy, age 87 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018. Born in Rabun County on April 3, 1930, he was a son of the late Finis Elsberry Hardy and Ethel R ...
Kathryn Yarber Hix, 86, Alto
Kathryn Yarber Hix, age 86, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018. Mrs. Hix was born in Baldwin, Georgia, on September 8, 1931; a daughter of the late Pern ...

Hall

Annie M. Reynolds, 91, Oakwood
Mrs. Annie M. Reynolds, age 91 of Oakwood, passed away on Thursday, January 18, 2018. A graveside service is scheduled for Monday, January 22, 2018 at 3:30 p.m. in the Memorial ...
Ernest C. Sisson, 90, Hoschton
Ernest C. Sisson, age 90, of Hoschton, GA, died Thursday, January 18, 2018. A graveside service will be held Sunday, January 21, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Gardens. ...
Charles Alfred DeSaussure III (Charlie) died peacefully on January 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA age 73. Charlie is survived by his wife of 52 ...
Charles "Jim" Horton Mutter, 74, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Sunday January 21, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Charles “Jim” Horton Mutter, age 74 of Gainesville. The Rev ...
Bettie Maxine O. Partin, 85, Gainesville
Bettie Maxine O. Partin, 85 of Gainesville passed away Thursday January 18, 2018 Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and caring friend went to be with our Lord on January ...

Lumpkin

Marty Colby Howard, 29, Dahlonega
Marty Colby Howard, age 29, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018 following a sudden illness. Colby was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was bo ...
Mary Alice Seabolt, 82, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mary Alice Seabolt, age 82, of Dahlonega, passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018.   Mrs. Seabolt was born in Jackson County on June 1, 1935 to the late George and D ...
Donald Hugh Wells, 56, Dahlonega
Mr. Donald Hugh Wells, age 56, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, January 18, 2018. Mr. Wells was born in Leesburg, FL on August 24, 1961. He was preceded in death by his mother ...

Stephens

Mrs. Lily Dale Jones Dunson, age 90, of Cawthon Road in Toccoa passed away Thursday, January 18, 2017 at the home. A daughter of the late Cofer Verdell and Ollie Olivia Ferguson ...
'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.