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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 ...
'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.