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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 25th, 2018

Banks

L. Wayne Abernathy, 80, Lula
L. Wayne Abernathy age 80 of Lula passed away Saturday November 24, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Wayne was born April 1, 1938 in Gainesville to the late Henry F ...

Forsyth

James Robert Bican, 72, Cumming
James Robert Bican 72, of Cumming, GA passed away on November 25, 2018. Services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arra ...
Sherlon Allen Stokes, 62, Cumming
Sherlon Allen Stokes 62, of Cumming, Ga passed away on November 25, 2018. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldands ...

Gwinnett

Jewell Dean Cheek Camp, age 92, of Buford, GA passed away November 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of twenty one years, Claude Camp, Jr.aka Billy Camp; parents, ...
Antenor Castillo-Uceda, 89, Suwanee
  Mr. Antenor Castillo-Uceda 89, of Suwanee, Ga passed away on November 25, 2018. Services will be announced at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonal ...
Guy Andrew Vanpool, Sr., 65, Hoschton
Guy Andrew Vanpool, Sr., age 65 of Hoschton, GA, died suddenly Sunday, November 25, 2018. Mr. Vanpool has been cremated and a memorial service will be held Sunday, December 2, 2018 ...

Habersham

Keith Church, 58, Turnerville
  Keith Church age 58 of Turnerville passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018. Born in Demorest, Georgia on March 28, 1960 to Christine Gosnell Church of Demorest and ...

Hall

H. Jack Brock, 86, Johns Creek formerly of Gainesville
  Funeral Services will be held Sunday December 2, 2018 at 3:00 pm at Lakewood Baptist Church for H. Jack Brock, 86, of Johns Creek, formerly of Gainesville. Burial will b ...
Frances Miller Mathis, 94, Gainesville
Matter-of-fact and demure — daring and unique.   Frances Miller Mathis lived a life that defied convention, gathering jaw-dropping memories while spreading an all- ...
Sue “Lovie” Pelfrey, 86, Gainesville
Sue “Lovie” Pelfrey, age 86 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 25, 2018.  She resided with extraordinary caregivers, Matt and Amanda Anderson. ...
James Larry Davis, 80, Gillsville
  Mr. James Larry Davis, age 80, of Gillsville passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at his residence, surrounded by his family. Graveside Services will be 2:00 p.m., Sa ...
William Richard "Bill" Goode, 90, Gainesville
On November 25, 2018, William Richard Goode, “Bill”, age 90, went to be with his Heavenly Father, being freed from his body of death, now fully alive with his Creator. ...
Robert H. "Bob" Watson, 92, Oakwood
Mr. Robert H. “Bob” Watson, age 92, of Oakwood passed away peacefully in his sleep on Sunday, November 25, 2018 at The Waterford at Oakwood,. Funeral Services will b ...

Jackson

Roy Parks Segars, 93, Commerce
Roy Parks Segars, age 93 of Commerce, GA passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2018 at his residence. Born on April 17, 1925 in Commerce, GA he was the son of the late Issac Bennett and ...

Stephens

George Michael Ellerd, 65, Toccoa
Mr. George Michael Ellerd, age 65 of Riverdale Road, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late George and Clara Cochran Ellerd, h ...
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