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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jan 30th, 2018

Dawson

Elizabeth Janice Chumbley Canup, 68, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday January 30, 2018 at Seasons Hospice following a period of declining health. Born March 24, 1949 to the la ...

Forsyth

Mrs. Dollie Mae (Bettis) Young, age 96, of Cumming, GA, passed away gracefully on Wednesday, January 30, 2018.  A lifelong member of North Atlanta Baptist, she graduated from ...

Gwinnett

Margaret Wino Davis, 93, Buford
Margaret Wino Davis, age 93, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-eight years, Leon Henry Davis; and daughter, ...
Doris Hamilton Wade, 92, Buford
Doris Hamilton Wade, age 92, of Buford, GA and the Rest Haven Community passed away on Tuesday, January 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-one years, L. C. ...

Habersham

  Funeral services for Martha Rebecca Anderson Edmonds, 87, of Mount Airy will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Glade Creek Baptist Church.  Rev. Mich ...
Edward Tyler, 54, Alto
Edward Tyler, age 54 of Alto, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 following an extended illness.   Born in Banks County, Georgia on March 26, 1963, he was a ...

Hall

Sara “Alberta” Tomlin, 100, Gainesville
Sara “Alberta” Tomlin One hundred years and seven months ago, "Alberta" was born in Cape May, NJ. She died peacefully on January 30, 2018 at The Oaks at Li ...
Ann Hill Bagwell, 87, Oakwood
Mrs. Ann Hill Bagwell, age 87, of Oakwood passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018, at The Waterford at Oakwood, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 12:00 p.m., Thur ...
Ms. Linda Armour Farr, 72, Oakwood
Ms. Linda Armour Farr age 72 of Oakwood passed away at her sister’s residence following an extended illness.                 Funera ...

Jackson

Nadine Morgan Crow, 69, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Nadine Morgan Crow, age 69 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, January 30, 2018.  Mrs. Crow was born in Ocilla, ...
Edna Lenor Allen Carr, 69, Commerce
Ms. Edna Lenor Allen Carr, age 69, of Commerce passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at her residence.  Ms. Carr was born in Pahokee, FL on May 5, 1948 to the late Henry and V ...

Lumpkin

J.D. Whelchel, 85, Dahlonega
Mr. J.D. Whelchel, age 85, of Dahlonega passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018. Mr. Whelchel was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was born on March 31, 1932 t ...
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.