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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 24th, 2018


Clifford Lee Gazaway, 63, Bethlehem
Clifford Lee Gazaway, age 63, of Bethlehem passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018. He loved his family and fishing. Survivors include his daughters Stephanie Bradshaw and husband ...


Edward Hix, 62, Alto
Edward Hix, age 62 of Alto, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on August 20, 1956, he was the son of the late Paul and Betty Jean Wade ...


Matthew Paul McLeroy, 37, Flowery Branch
Matthew Paul McLeroy, 37, of Flowery Branch passed away October 24, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, October 28, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...
Betty L. Young, 80, Gainesville
Betty L. Young, age 80 of Gainesville, passed away on October 24, 2018 at New Horizons Limestone. Mrs. Young was retired from the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville ...


Angela Marie Marchbanks Roberts, 73 of Talmo passed away Wednesday October 24, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Roberts was ...
Harold E. Williams, 90, Jefferson
Harold E. Williams, age 90, of Jefferson, GA passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018. He was preceded in death by son, Robert Harold Williams; sister, Dorothy Greene Solomon; broth ...


Luther James (LJ) Justus, 88, Dahlonega
Luther James (LJ) Justus, age 88 of Dahlonega, GA passed away on October 24, 2018 after a brief illness.   LJ was born in Dahlonega, GA on May 23, 1930 and lived most ...


Ann Westbrook, 87, Roswell
Ann Westbrook, age 87, of Roswell, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband, William A. Westbrook, Jr. and parents, Baxter and Gladys ...


Thomas Landers Meeks, 91, Toccoa
Mr. Thomas Landers Meeks, age 91, residing on Falls Road in Toccoa, Ga. passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A son of the late Jasper Steve Meeks ...
Ms. Suzanne “Sue” Louise Cain Pritchett, age 52 of 340 Whispering Woods Road, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of Michael ...
Mr. Thomas Franklin Leopard, age 78 of Pleasant Drive, Martin passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Ravenell and Bon ...
Fred Alfred Watson, 86, Toccoa
Mr. Fred Alfred Watson, age 86 Toccoa passed away Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. Mr. Watson, a Toccoa legend was born July 6, 1932 to Fred P. and E ...
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