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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 5th, 2018

Banks

Betty Sue Hooper Latty, 71, Maysville
Betty Sue Hooper Latty, age 71, of Maysville, GA passed away Monday, February 5, 2018, at her residence. Ms. Latty was born August 24th, 1946 in Commerce, GA to the late Charles Ho ...

Forsyth

Katherine Dural, 68, Cumming
Katherine Dural 68 of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 5, 2018. A service will be held in Florida at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...
Mildred Carroll Medlin, 82, Cumming
Mildred Carroll Medlin, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018.  She is preceded in death by her husband, James “J.B.” Medlin; son, James ...
Katherine Dural, 68, Cumming
Katherine Dural, 68, of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 5, 2018. A service will be held in Florida at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Gwinnett

Ellen Whitworth Alexander, 83, Lawrenceville
Ellen Whitworth Alexander, age 83, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-one years, Hugh Eugene Alexander; ...
Luzmila Lazarte, 79, Buford
Luzmila Lazarte, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, February 5, 2018. She is survived by her father,  Antonio Lazarte, Buford, GA; four children, Julio Lazarte, New ...

Hall

Joseph C. Faust, 82, Flowery Branch
Mr. Joseph C. Faust, age 82, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, February 5, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by his family. Funeral Se ...
James Riley Westberry, Jr, 73, Flowery Branch
Mr. James Riley Westberry, Jr., age 73, of Flowery Branch, GA, joined Jesus in Heaven on Monday, February 05, 2018.      Jim was born in Blackshear, GA ...
Norma Jean Meggs, 86, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Norma Jean Meggs, age 86, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Monday, February 5, 2018. She was a retired nurse and a member of Mount Salem Baptist Church in Flowery Branch. ...

Other

Mark Andrew Smith, 46, San Jose, California
Mark Andrew Smith, 46, passed away on January 1, 2018 in San Jose, California.  He was born in Atlanta and spent his youth in North Georgia. Mark was the son of Joseph B. Smit ...
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