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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 ...
'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.