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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Mar 21st, 2018

Banks

James Lamar Morgan, 65, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James Lamar Morgan, age 65 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, March 21, 2018.  Mr. Morgan was born in Commerce ...

Hall

Glenda Ruth Bingham, 64, Gainesville
            Mrs. Glenda Ruth Bingham, age 64 of Gainesville, formerly of Lakeport, California, passed away on Wednesday, M ...

Lumpkin

Jerry Lee Grizzle, 77, Dahlonega
Mr. Jerry Lee Grizzle, age 77, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Mr. Grizzle was born April 28, 1940 in Lumpkin County to the late Arthur Grizzle and Ollie ...
      Mr. Harold Eugene Whitlow, age 86 of Dahlonega, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Chestatee Regional Hospital following an extended illn ...

Other

James Cornelious McLeroy, age 79, of Athens, GA passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018.   Born on July 02, 1938 in Madison County, GA, Mr. McLeroy was the son of the late ...

Stephens

Barbara Jude Shirley, 55, Toccoa
Mrs. Barbara Jude Shirley, age 55 of 1227 Lakeland Drive, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of Mary Evans Crum and the lat ...
Barbara Bobbitt Hudson, age 65, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. Mrs. Hudson was born on October 25, 1952, in Ashtabula, Ohio; a daughter of the lat ...
'Night Court' star Harry Anderson found dead in home
Anderson was 65.
Nevada sheriff: Radio show host Art Bell dead at 72
Art Bell, a radio host best known for a paranormal-themed nightly show syndicated on hundreds of stations in the 1990s, including WDUN, has died at his home in southern Nevada, authorities said Saturday.
Milos Forman, Oscar-winning director, dies at 86
Milos Forman, a refuge from Czechoslovakia whose American movies "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest" and "Amadeus" won a deluge of Academy Awards, including best director Oscars, has died.
Jackson County Chief Magistrate Judge dies after battle with cancer
The Chief Magistrate Judge of Jackson County has died following a battle with cancer.
Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela dies
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, prominent anti-apartheid activist and the ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, has died
Jim Lancaster, former Hall County Fire Battalion Chief, dies at age 70
Jim Lancaster, a former Battalion Chief for Hall County Fire Services, died Thursday.
VIDEO: Legendary voice of Red Elephants, Gainesville icon Walt Snelling left us with incredible memories
Walt Snelling was woven into the very fabric of Gainesville High athletics, as much a part of Big Red as The Rock, City Park or any number of the illustrious athletes and committed coaches to have graced the playing field.
Linda Brown, central figure in school segregation case, dies
As a girl in Kansas, Linda Brown's father tried to enroll her in an all-white school in Topeka. A 1954 decision by the US Supreme Court followed, striking down racial segregation in schools and cementing Linda Brown's place in history. She died Sunday.