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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Nov 15th, 2018

Dawson

William "Bill" Leonhardt, 70, Dawsonville
William "Bill" Leonhardt, 70, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2018.  Born September 2, 1947 in Jamaica Queens to Margaret Colgan Leonhardt a ...

Forsyth

Peggy Butler, 86, Cumming
Peggy Butler, age 86, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018. Mrs. Butler was preceded in death by her husband George Dewey Butler; Memorial service will be he ...

Hall

Annie Mae Barrett, 81, Lula
Mrs. Annie Mae Barrett, 81, of Lula passed away November 15, 2018. A Graveside service is scheduled for Wednesday, November 21, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at High tower Church Cemetery i ...
Adam Dunagan, 38, Gainesville
Memorial services will be held Friday November 23, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Adam Dunagan, 38, of Gainesville. Rev. Jim Sneed will officiate. ...
Pearl Ann Ives, 78, Gainesville
Mrs. Pearl Ann Ives, age 78, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018 at New Horizons – Limestone, surrounded by her family. Private Family Services will be ...

Jackson

Carole Garner Holcombe, 75, Jefferson
Carole Garner Holcombe, age 75, of Jefferson, GA passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of thirty-seven years, Wayne H. Holcombe; parents ...
Martha Lee Bryan, 89, Jefferson
Martha Lee Bryan died early Monday evening, November 12 at her home in Jefferson, Georgia.  She was 89. Stookie was born in Dallas, Georgia on August 16, 1929 to Florence H ...

White

Nancy Patricia Dupray, 74, Murphy, NC
Nancy Patricia Dupray, age 74 of Murphy, NC formerly of Cleveland, GA passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Mrs. Dupray was born September 7, 1944 in Pittsville, MA to the l ...
Winford (Loy) York, Cleveland
Winford (Loy) York stepped into eternity on Thursday, November 15 at 4:53 a.m.   He was born in White County Georgia to Dilmas and Maggie Chastain York on October 9, 1 ...
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.