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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 18th, 2018

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Michael Kenneth York, 35, Statham
Michael Kenneth York of Statham, GA  passed away November 18, 2018 Michael was born the son of Victor and Nancy York of Clayton Georgia on  May 12, 1983.  He g ...

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Maretta Gibson, 79, Cumming
Maretta Gibson 79, of Cumming passed away on November 18, 2018.  She is survived by her children; Cynthia Solis, Sherrie Salinas, and Shelly Haughland. 6 grandchildren, 7 ...
Larry Havard Jackson, 58, Cumming
Larry Havard Jackson, 58, of Cumming passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018.  Larry was a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church and is preceded in death by his father, Louie Jacks ...
Shineea Evette McDonald, age 38, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018. Memorial services will be at 1 pm, Saturday December 1, 2018 in the Chapel of McDonald a ...
Mary Pryor Winn, 95, Suwanee
Mary Pryor Winn passed away peacefully Sunday evening on November18th, 2018 in Suwanee, GA at the age of 95.   She was born June 28, 1923 in Whitwell, TN to Frederick Hue ...

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Shiretta Nivens Dyer, 74, Cornelia
  Shiretta Nivens Dyer, age 74, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Ms. Dyer was born on November 2, 1944 in Wichita, Kansas to the late Joh ...
Funeral services for Lt. Col. Charles “Chuck” Medlock, Jr., age 83 of Clarkesville will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.&nbs ...
Somchit Bannavong, 80, Cornelia
Somchit Bannavong, age 80, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Mrs. Bannavong was born on May 5, 1938 in Thailand. She was a member of the Habersham C ...
Skye Arielle Patterson, 24, Demorest
Skye Arielle Patterson, 24 of Demorest passed away Sunday November 18, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mrs. Patterson was a gra ...

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JoAnn Evans Rogers, 75, Gainesville
JoAnn Evans Rogers, age 75, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018.  Mrs. Rogers had a very sweet soul.  She loved crafts and antiques.  She was also k ...
Debbie Sue Weaver, 58, Lula
Debbie Sue Weaver age 58 of Lula, died Sunday November 18, 2018 at a private nursing home. Funeral Services are scheduled for 4 pm Wednesday November 21, 2018 at the Little Davenpo ...
Grace Marie Anthony, 80, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Grace Marie Anthony, age 80, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday November 18th, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by her family. Funeral Ma ...
Charles Rich, Jr., 76, Gainesville
Funeral services for Charles Rich, Jr., 76, of  Gainesville will be held Wednesday November 20, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Ward’s Funeral Home. Rev. Steve Dyer will officiate ...

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Jason V. Waters, 42, Dahlonega
Jason V. Waters, 42, of Dahlonega, formerly of Dawsonville passed away Sunday November 18, 2018. Jason was born March 7, 1976 to the late James and Betty Waters.  He worked ...

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Mrs. Bernice I. Woods Medlin, age 98 of Toccoa passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Pruitt Health of Toccoa. A daughter of the late Walter and Julie Heaton Woods, she was bo ...

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Robert Douglas Black, 66, Cleveland
  Robert Douglas Black, age 66 of Cleveland, passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. Mr. Black was born on February 17, 1952, in Lithonia, Georgia, to the late Ernest ...
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