clear
Thursday August 16th, 2018 4:12PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jan 28th, 2018

Banks

Debra Ann Murphree, 28, Commerce
Debra Ann Murphree age 28 of Commerce passed away Saturday Jan. 27, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Ms. Murphree was born June 9, 1989 in Dalton, Georgia to ...

Dawson

James Earl Chester, 83, Dawsonville
James Earl Chester, 83, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday January 28, 2018 at Regency Manor following a period of declining health. Mr. Chester was born January 5, 1935 to the l ...

Forsyth

Agerico Dominguez Gabriel, 67 of Cumming, GA, passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018. He was born on May 23, 1950 in Manila, Philippines the son of Arsenio and Paciencia Doming ...

Gwinnett

Lawrence "Larry" Rice Phillips, 82, died Sunday, January 28th in Suwanee, GA, after a brief illness. Born in Hazelton, IN he moved to Bellbo ...
Charlotte Thompson Cerneka, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018. She is survived by her husband of fifty-five years, Carl A. Cerneka, Buford, GA; sons and ...
Ricky F. Thompson, 63, Buford
Ricky F. Thompson, age 63, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Louise Bruce Thompson; brothers, John Eldon Thom ...

Habersham

Lena May Richard Murphy, 86, Clarkesville
Lena May Richard Murphy, age 86, of Clarkesville passed away January 28, 2018 following a period of declining health.   Born on December 25, 1931, Mrs. Murphy was the da ...
Richard Keith Fry, 66, Clarkesville
Richard Keith Fry, age 66, of Clarkesville, Georgia went to be with The Lord on Sunday, January 28, 2018 following a sudden illness. Mr. Fry was born on October 3, 1951 in Clark ...
Ralph Wade LaCount, 60, Mt. Airy
Ralph Wade LaCount, age 60 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018 following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on October 01, 1 ...
Brenda Lovell Tench, 59, Cornelia
Brenda Lovell Tench, age 59, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, January 28, 2018. Mrs. Tench was born on May 14, 1958 in Habersham County, Georgia to the late V.L. ...

Jackson

Isaac Alexander Best and Charles Jaxon Best, infant twin sons of Charles Best and Erika Bragado of Hull, GA died Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Gwinnett Medical Center.  They wer ...

Other

  Randall Scott Carroll, Sr., age 49 of Elberton, GA passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018 at his residence.   Born on Nov. 09, 1968 at Hawkinsville, GA he was the ...

Stephens

Judy Ann Childress Guagliardo Mrs. Judy Ann Childress Guagliardo age 59 of Northside Drive, Toccoa passed away Friday January 26, 2018 at Habersham Medical Center. A daughter ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.