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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jan 7th, 2018

Gwinnett

Dr. James Charles McCain, devoted husband, beloved father, grandfather, and great grandfather of Dacula, GA passed away Jan. 7, 2018 at the age of 80. He was born in LaGrange, GA o ...
Bille R. Ramey, 82, Dacula
Billy R. Ramey, age 82, of Dacula, GA passed away on Saturday, January 6, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-nine years, Patsy F. Ramey; parents, Cleamon and Birdi ...

Habersham

Willis Howard Thomason, 82, Mt. Airy
  Funeral services for Willis Howard Thomason, age 82, of Mt. Airy will be held on Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Antioch Baptist Church with Rev. Chris York, Rev ...
Samuel Allen Williams, 68, Cornelia
Samuel Allen Williams, age 68, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018. No services will be held at this time. Those wishing to express online condolence ...

Hall

Eugenia Deaton, 90, Gainesville
The family of Eugenia Deaton (Mrs. Hubert J. Deaton, Jr.) is saddened to announce her passing after a brief illness. She died in Gainesville, GA at 90 years of age. Genie was bo ...
Howard Lee Davis, 76, Clermont
Howard Lee Davis, 76, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 7, 2018 surrounded by his adoring family. Howard was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and brother.  H ...

Jackson

Derith M. Landry, 92, Hoschton
Mrs. Derith M. Landry, age 92, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Angel Gardens, surrounded by her family. Private Memorial Services will be held at a later date ...
Cecil Adair Blackstock age 94, of Talmo, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at New Horizons Lanier Park after an extended illness. Cecil was preceded in death by his wife ...
Raoul Jean Fouquet, Jr, 63, Commerce
Raoul Jean Fouquet, Jr. age 63 of Commerce, GA passed away Sunday, Jan. 07, 2018 at his residence.   Born on Jan. 28, 1954 in Akron, OH, Mr. Fouquet was the son of the l ...
Marion “CB” Lee Meaders, Sr., age 74 of Commerce, GA passed away Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018.   Born on Dec. 14, 1943 in West Point, MS, he was the son of the late ...

Other

Nancy Beck, 84, Stockbridge
Nancy Beck, 84, of McDonough, formerly of Dawsonville, passed away Saturday January 6, 2018 at Autumn Leaves of Stockbridge following a period of declining health. Born Septembe ...

Rabun

Bruce Frederick Sekeres, age 76, of Tiger, Georgia, passed away on January 7, 2018. He was the son of the late Julius Sekeres and Caroline Poplar Sekeres and was born June 6, 1 ...

Stephens

Betty Anderson Fuller, 84, Toccoa
Mrs. Betty Anderson Fuller, age 84, of Poplar Street in Toccoa passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at her home. A daughter of the late Floyd and Edna Belle Hulsey Anderson, she ...
Larry Mark Shirley, 51, Toccoa
Mr. Larry Mark Shirley, age 51 of Branden Berry Drive in Toccoa passed away Sunday, January 7, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital.   A son of Mrs. Ruby Pless Norris and th ...

White

June W. Smith, 81, Cleveland
June W. Smith, age 81, of Cleveland, Georgia, formerly of Lithonia, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Smith was born on ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
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