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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jan 23rd, 2018

Dawson

Wendy Blanchard, 39, Dawsonville
Wendy Blanchard, 39, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her mother, Gloria Williams; and her grandparents, Bernice and Lawrence ...

Forsyth

Charles Lyndon Martin, 75, Cumming
Charles Lyndon Martin, 75, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018.  A loving husband, father and grandfather, he was a lifelong truck driver. Lyndon retired from Tru ...
Sarah Elizabeth Barnett, age 97, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018. She was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church in Cumming, GA.  Sarah and her late husband ...
Mary Elizabeth Kindred, age 98, of Buford, GA passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Lionel Kindred. She is survived by her daught ...

Gwinnett

Eugene Cary Singletary,lll, 53, Lawrenceville
Eugene Cary Singletary, III, age 53, of Lawrenceville, GA, died Monday, January 23, 2018. A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 28, 2018 at 12:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memo ...

Habersham

Somboun Kinnarath, 84, Cornelia
  Somboun Kinnarath, age 84, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Mr. Kinnarath was born on March 10, 1933 in Ban Kom, Loiet, Thailand to the ...
Margarita Zavala, 72, Alto
  Margarita Zavala, age 72 of Alto, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018, at her residence. Born in Guanajuato, Mexico on January 4, 1946, she was a daughter of the ...

Hall

Cecil Dean Bell, Gainesville
Cecil Dean Bell of Gainesville passed away Tuesday January 23, 2018. Funeral services will be announced later. Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonvi ...
Gerald Steven Hungerford, 58, Gainesville
Gerald Steven Hungerford, 58 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday January 23, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Services will be announced later. Little & Daven ...
Grady A. Silver, 65, Flowery Branch
Grady A. Silver, age 65, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Burl and Lillie Mae Silver; former wife, Mary Silv ...

Lumpkin

Robert (Bob) Stringer, 91, Dahlonega
Mr. Robert “Bob” Stringer, age 91, of Dahlonega, passed away Tuesday, January 23, 2018. Bob was born in Akron, Ohio on November 4, 1926 to the late Colonel Henry a ...
Michael "Yogi" Tritt, 60, Dahlonega
Mr. Micheal “Yogi” Tritt, age 60, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, January 22, 2018 at the Oaks at Hampton in Cumming, Ga with his family by his side.   Yogi ...
Evangelist Billy Graham, who reached millions, dies at 99
​The Rev. Billy Graham, who transformed American religious life through his preaching and activism, becoming a counselor to presidents and the most widely heard Christian evangelist in history, died Wednesday. He was 99.
Former Banks Co. probate judge, county commissioner dies
A former Banks County probate judge and county commissioner, Milton Dalton, has died following an extended illness.
Daughter: Popular crooner Vic Damone dies in Florida at 89
Family members say crooner Vic Damone has died in Florida at the age of 89
Memorial service set for Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere
DEMOREST — Piedmont College President Emeritus W. Ray Cleere will be remembered in a memorial service at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 at First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ in Atlanta.
Head of state educators group dies; was former Forsyth Co. schools superintendent
Dr. Allene Magill, executive director of the Professional Association of Georgia Educators and former schools superintendent in Forsyth County, died unexpectedly at her home Saturday.
Former Gainesville business, civic leader dies
A prominent Athens businessman with strong ties to Gainesville, Claude Williams, Junior, has died.
'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.