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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Feb 11th, 2018

Banks

Macklen Joy Whatley Cummings, age 87 of Lula, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at her residence.    Born in Holly Pond, Alabama on November 2, 1930, she was a ...
Mrs. Rosemary Gicker, age 61, of Homer, GA died Saturday, February 10, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Gicker was born in Newnan to Rosa Hardeman Reed of Homer ...
Ronald Edward Jones, 70, Homer
  Ronald Edward Jones, age 70 of Homer, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at Northridge Medical Center. Born in Gwinnett County on March 24, 1947, he was a son of t ...

Barrow

Tony Francis Picklesimer, age 58, of Winder passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018. He loved anything  outdoors including hunting and fishing. Tony was a ve ...

Forsyth

Anthony Lavane Taylor, 44, Cumming
Anthony Lavane Taylor 44, of Cumming, Georgia passed away on February 11, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Gwinnett

David R. Johnson, 77, Lilburn
David R. Johnson, age 77, of Lilburn, GA passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018. He is survived by his wife of three and a half years, Marilyn Johnson, Lilburn, GA; children, Mar ...

Habersham

James Ralph Galloway, 73, Cornelia
James Ralph “Jim” Galloway, age 73 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Blairsv ...
Dennis White, 62, Alto
  Dennis White, age 62, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 11, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. White was born on August 16, 1955, ...

Hall

David Houston Buchanan, 62, Gainesville
David Houston Buchanan, age 62, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018. Memorial services will be held Saturday February 17, 2018 at 3 p.m. at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Chu ...
Geneva Deal Evans, 96, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Thursday February 15, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Geneva Deal Evans, age 96 of Gainesville. Interment will ...
Dr. Raymond Mayfield Farmer, 83, Gainesville formerly of Anderson, SC
Dr. Raymond Mayfield Farmer, of Gainesville, GA., formerly of Anderson, SC, died Sunday, February 11, at Lanier Village Estates retirement community in Gainesville, GA, his ho ...

Jackson

Sherman Lee Allen, 85, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Sherman Lee Allen, age 85, of Pendergrass, Georgia, who entered into rest, Sunday, February 11, 2018. Mr. Allen was born in Gainesv ...

Other

Mrs. Hilda Francine Bradley, age 84, of Hull, GA died Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Bradley was born in Commerce to the late Olcy ...

White

Thad Benedict Rudd Jr., 51, Cleveland
Thad Benedict Rudd Jr., age 51, died suddenly on Sunday while traveling in the Philippines with his wife of 29 years, Terisita Mendoza Rudd. He was a man of great faith, dedicated ...
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.