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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jan 2nd, 2018

Banks

Clyde Fletch Hubbard, 52, Gillsville
Clyde Fletch Hubbard, age 52 of Gillsville, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 02, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Tampa, Florida on March 15, ...
Roger Glenn Rider, 56, Maysville
  Mr. Roger Glenn Rider, age 56, of Maysville, GA died Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Rider was born in Gainesville, son of the late, Leon Rider.  ...

Gwinnett

Michael Bryan Shaw, 47, Buford
Michael Bryan Shaw, age 47, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Mr. Shaw is survived by his wife, Tally White Shaw, Buford, GA; sons, Spencer Shaw, Buford, GA, C ...
D. Anne Wilson, Buford
With saddened hearts the family of D. Anne Wilson of Buford, announce her passing and that she is now with Jesus her Savior. Mrs. Wilson passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 201 ...

Jackson

Frances Wilson Vandiver, 99, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Frances Wilson Vandiver, age 99 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, January 2, 2018.  Mrs. Vandiver was born in ...
Louise Kitchens Snipes, 96, Commerce
Mrs. Louise Kitchens Snipes, age 96, of Commerce, GA died Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Northridge Health and Rehab.  Mrs. Snipes was born in Carlton to the late Josha Sims and ...

Lumpkin

Bill Grizzle, 62, Dahlonega
Mr. Bill Grizzle, age 62, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018. Mr. Grizzle was born in Lumpkin County on July 14, 1955 to the late Jim and Lois Rider Grizzle. In a ...

Other

Joe Colon Jr, 56, Port St. Lucie, FL formerly of Toccoa
Mr. Joe Colon Jr. age 56 of Port St. Lucie, Florida formerly of Toccoa passed away Tuesday January 2, 2018 in Tifton, Georgia. A son of the Juan Louie Nieves and the late Carmen ...
Robert William "Bobby" Johnson, 83, of Alpharetta passed away Tuesday, January 2, 2018.  Mr. Johnson was a loving husband, father and Paw Paw, and was a member of th ...
Peter William “Pete” Courville, age 51, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Artelus Courville. Mr. Courvi ...
'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.