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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jan 27th, 2018

Forsyth

  Cecil Monroe “Chuck” Gunter, age 74, of Cumming passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018 at his residence. Chuck was a member of Settendown Baptist Church. He was ...
Victor Thomas Stark, 79, Cumming
Victor Thomas Stark, age 79, of Cumming passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018. He was a member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church in Cumming, GA. He was a member of the car ...

Gwinnett

Gloria Lucinda Thornton, 80, of Duluth, GA died January 27, 2018. Bill Head Funeral Homes & Crematory Duluth Chapel (770)476-2535.
Thanksgiving-day birthday girl Margaret (Still) Hill, known by her friends and family as Mickie, of Duluth, GA and Atlantic Beach, FL, lost her 9-month battle with cancer on Januar ...

Hall

William Allen Lathem, 57, Gainesville
William Allen Lathem, 57 of Gainesville passed away Saturday January 27, 2017 at his residence. Born in Camp Springs, Maryland, Allen had lived in Hall County for most of his li ...
Charles “Charlie” Garvin Williams, III, age 30, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018. He is survived by his mother, Mary Teresa Sojka, Monroe, G ...
Joseph Thomas Byrd, 58, Gainesville
Joseph Thomas Byrd, 58, of Gainesville passed away on January 27, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...

Jackson

Marleigh Faye Moore, inf, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Little Miss Marleigh Faye Moore, infant, of Jefferson Georgia, who passed away Saturday, January 27, 2018 in Jefferson, Georgia. Miss M ...

Lumpkin

Elizabeth (Liz) Hampton Cornelius, 80, died peacefully in her sleep in the early morning of January 27, 2018 at Morning Pointe Assisted Living in Calhoun, Georgia after an extended ...

Stephens

Charles Lewis Taylor, 78, Dublin
Rev. Charles Lewis Taylor, age 78, of Dublin, passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018.   Services for Rev. Taylor will be held Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at Dublin Fi ...

White

Mary Parker Dodd, 93, Cleveland
Mrs. Mary Parker Dodd, age 93, of Cleveland, GA, formerly of Sandy Springs, GA, went to be with Jesus on January 27, 2018. Her beautiful smile and joyful heart will truly be missed ...
'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.