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Local Obits for Sun. Mar 25th, 2018


Marsha Marie Godwin, 74, Buford
Marsha Marie Godwin passed away on March 25th, 2018, on her 74th birthday, after a courageous fight against Alzheimer’s. Marsha was born on March 25th, 1944 in Chicago, IL.&n ...
Patricia Dollar Knight, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter James and Marjorie Lynn Dollar; sisters, Sandr ...


Claude L. Edwards, 79, Demorest
Claude L. Edwards, age 79 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Born in Cleveland, Georgia on March 28, 1938, he was a son of the late William Jacob ...
Adolphus “Knox” Jameson, 91, Clarkesville
Adolphus Knox Jameson age 91 of Turnerville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on February 2, 1927, he was a son of the late Dol ...
Bertha Patton Plummer, 70, Cornelia
Bertha Patton Plummer, age 70, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018.   Mrs. Plummer was born on June 18, 1947 in Clayton, Georgia to the late Willi ...
Sonia Marie Whitmire, 47, Clarkesville
Sonia Marie Gooch Whitmire, age 47, of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018. Mrs. Whitmire was a loving mother of four who enjoyed life to the fullest. Her deepest p ...


Charles Barton Cosgrove, III, 38, Gainesville
  Charles Barton Cosgrove, III, age 38 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Emory Hospital. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesda ...
Jeffrey Scott Floyd, 54, Gainesville
It is with great sadness that the family of Jeffrey Scott Floyd announces his passing after a brief illness on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at the age of 54. Jeff will be lovingly rememb ...
Olga Patricia Martinez-Cuartas, 52, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m ...
Vicky Tamallo, 29, Gainesville
Vicky Tamallo, 29, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Marc ...
J. B. Brown, 84, Gillsville
J.B. Brown, 84, of Gillsville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the Cha ...
Charles (Chas) Barton Cosgrove III, age 38, born August 21, 1979 in New Haven, CT, and resident of Gainesville, GA since 2008 passed away peacefully with his family by his side at ...
Mr. LeRoy Nicholas (Nick) Hendrix, 72, of Braselton, Georgia passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, March ...


Dean Bentley, Jr, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dean Bentley, Jr., age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, March 25, 2018.  Mr. Bentley was born in Athens, Ge ...


Ricky Moses, 55, Dahlonega
Mr. Ricky Moses, age 55, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018. Ricky was born in Atlanta, GA on December 20, 1962. He had lived most of his life in Dahlonega.  ...


Joseph Benjamin McGinty, Jr., age 85 of Hiram, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Mr. McGinty was born on June 1, 1932, in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Joseph Benja ...


Robert Blair Dellinger, 92, Clayton
Robert Blair Dellinger, age 92, of Clayton, Georgia, went home on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Mr. Dellinger was born on July 30, 1925 in Gastonia, North Carolina to the late ...
'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.