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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 4th, 2018

Forsyth

William Donald (Bill) Abercrombie, 85, of Cumming, GA , formerly of Stone Mountain, GA went to join his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, January 4, 2018 after a courageous battle with ...
Rick Gerardus Beelen, 46, Cumming
Rick Gerardus Beelen, 46 of Cumming, GA passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2017.   He was born on December 31, 1971 in Hillegom, Netherlands, the son of Frans Beelen wh ...

Gwinnett

Dale Parten, 49, Buford
Dale Parten, age 49, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018. He was preceded in death by his mother, Janice Rebecca Whited. Mr. Parten is survived by his sons, Devi ...
Ann Helton Pugh, 76, Sugar Hill
Ann Helton Pugh, age 76, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Otis and Eva Mae Helton. She is survived by her husba ...

Hall

Robert Lee Fuller, 77, Gainesville
  Mr. Robert Lee Fuller, 77, of Gainesville, GA passed away on January 4, 2018.  Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 in the Ch ...
David Jeffrey Knutson, 56, Flowery Branch
Mr. David Jeffrey Knutson, age 56, of Flowery Branch passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. Funer ...
Barbara Ledbetter Wells, 76, Gainesville
Barbara Ledbetter Wells, 76 of Gainesville, Ga died on Thursday, January 4, 2018. She was a member of Gainesville First United Methodist Church and had lived in Gainesville for ...

Jackson

Betty Faye Owens Haack, 74, Braselton
  A funeral service to celebrate the life of Betty Faye Owens Haack, 74, of Braselton, GA, will be held at 10:00 AM, Monday, January 8, 2018 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camde ...

Lumpkin

George R. (Dutch) Aufderheide, II, 67, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, January 4, 2018. Survivors include his son, George Aufderheide of Dahlonega; daughter, Liisa; brothers, ...

Other

Ruth Adams Akin, 83, Carnesville
Ruth Adams Akin, age 83 of Carnesville, passed away on January 4, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday, January 7, 2018 at New Salem Methodist Church, 2170 Hi ...
Julie Catherine Brown, 58, Athens
Ms. Julie Catherine Brown, age 58 of Athens died Thursday, January 4, 2018 at Kindred Hospice at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Ms. Brown was born in Commerce to Fr ...

White

Tina Marie Coker “Pooker” Warren age 56 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018. Born in Seymour, Indiana on July 3, 1961 she was a daughter of  ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.