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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jan 6th, 2018

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Mr. Arthur “Art” Gailey, age 63, of Winder, GA passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018. He is survived by his wife of twenty-three years, Cindy Sweat Gailey, Winder, G ...

Gwinnett

David Alan Harkins, 50, Dacula
David Alan Harkins, age 50, of Dacula, GA, died Saturday, January 6, 2018 after an extended illness. A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Hamilt ...

Habersham

Janelle Cochran Darnell, 89, Cornelia
Janelle Cochran Darnell, age 89, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018. Mrs. Darnell was born on September 20, 1928, in Banks County, Georgia, to the la ...

Hall

Gene Lamar Newell, 77, Braselton
Mr. Gene Lamar Newell, 77, of Braselton passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018 at New Horizons Limestone. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, January 8, 2018 i ...
William Hoytt  (Billy) Steedley passed away on January 6th at the Bell Minor Nursing home.  He was born on August 30, 1930 in Appling County, GA. He was preced ...

Jackson

Joe Fitts, Hoschton
Joe Fitts of Hoschton, GA; a treasured Husband, Father, Brother, Uncle, Friend, Mentor, Marine… (the list is long) passed away peacefully on January 6, 2018. Born in Atlanta ...
Kevin Gibson, Jr, 40, Jefferson
Kevin Gibson, Jr., age 40, of Jefferson passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018.  Kevin loved his family and his job at QuickTrip.  His hobbies were playing pool, ping pong ...

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Robyn Leeann Harmon, age 27 of Hull, GA passed away Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018 at her residence.   Born on Oct. 30, 1990 in Columbia, TN to William Harmon and the late Criss ...

Stephens

Frank Young Edmonds, 93, Toccoa
Dr. Frank Young Edmonds, age 93, of Harris Street in Toccoa passed away Saturday, January 6, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late James Willie and Letha Kirby Edm ...

White

Joel Edward Dispain, 50, Cleveland
Joel Edward Dispain, age 50 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018. Mr. Dispain was born on June 12, 1967, in Gainesville, Georgia, to Frances Smedley Dispain an ...
Thermon Tell Ivey, 86, Cleveland
Thermon Tell Ivey, age 86 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018. Mr. Ivey was born on October 10, 1931, in Hall County, to the late Aaron and Ardell Thomas Ivey ...
William Grady Mullinax, 53, Cleveland
William Grady Mullinax, age 53 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018. Born in Buford, Georgia on November 20, 1964 he was the son of the late Jackie Eugene and ...
'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.
Keith Jackson, sportscaster with 'Whoa, Nelly! call, dies
Keith Jackson, the down-home voice of college football for more than 5 decades, dies at 89
Former Clermont City Council member 'Ma' Rogers has died
Mary Ellen "Ma" Rogers, the oldest Clermont City Council member until she was defeated in a re-election bid four years ago, has died.
NHRA Drag Racing legend Bob Glidden passes away
Bob Glidden, one of the most dominant forces in the history of NHRA Drag Racing, died on Sunday, December 17.
Former Atlanta Falcons great Tommy Nobis dies at 74
Tommy Nobis, the first player ever drafted by Atlanta in 1966 and a hard-hitting linebacker who went on to spent his entire 11-year career with the Falcons, has died after an extended illness at age 74
Jim Nabors, Gomer Pyle on 'Andy Griffith Show,' dies at 87
Jim Nabors, who played Gomer Pyle on TV's "The Andy Griffith Show," has died at 87
Big-haired ‘White Knight of Soul’ Wayne Cochran dies at 78
​Wayne Cochran, the “blue-eyed soul” singer known for his towering pompadour, has died of cancer at his Florida home, according to his son Christopher Cochran. He was 78.