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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Nov 22nd, 2018

Dawson

Guy H. Rouse, 92, Dawsonville
Guy H. Rouse, 92, of Dawsonville passed away peacefully on Thursday November 22, 2018. Born August 21, 1926 to the late Duffy and Matt Rouse, he had been a resident of Dawsonvil ...

Forsyth

Cort Swanson, Cumming
Cort Swanson, beloved husband, brother, father, father-in-law, Jefe, son, son-in-law, nephew, cousin, neighbor, mentor and friend, passed away on November 22, 2018.  Born in J ...

Hall

Eliseo Gonzalez, 81, Gainesville
Mr. Eliseo Gonzalez age 81 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday November 21, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are schedule for Monday November 26, 2 ...
Annie Mae Jones Gravitt, 91, Gainesville
 Annie Mae Jones Gravitt age 91 of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday November 21, 2018 at Bell Minor Nursing Home following an extended illness. Funeral services are sch ...
Jeffrey L. Hafley, 33, Gainesville
Mr. Jeffrey L. Hafley age 33 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday November 22, 2018 at his residence following a sudden illness. Memorial services will be scheduled at a later ...
Benjamin Sims, Gainesville
Benjamin Sims was born on February 17, 1965 to the late Minnie Mae and James Sims Jr. Mr. Sims was employed at Hydro Extrusions (formally known as Sapa Extrusions) for over twenty ...

Lumpkin

Dovie Mae Avans, Dahlonega
Dovie Mae Dowdy Avans passed away peacefully on November 22 at New Horizons Limestone nursing facility in Gainesville, Georgia. She was a true daughter of Dahlonega and the North G ...
Mary Ann Ogletree, 78, Dahlonega
Mary Ann Ogletree, age 78, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018. Mrs. Ogletree is preceded in death by her parents Bud and Mary Morgan; husband Calvin O ...

Rabun

Mrs. Betty Louise (Duffee) Butcher, age 80, of Clayton Georgia passed away Thursday, November 22nd 2018 the evening of Thanksgiving. Memorial Service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday ...

Stephens

Mrs. Susan “Sue” Fort Rowell, age 75, residing on Myrtle Street in Toccoa passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 at the home.  A daughter of the late Reverend ...
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.