mostlycloudy
Sunday August 19th, 2018 7:12PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Mar 30th, 2018

Forsyth

  Dr. Bobbie Gene Lanier, MD, 79 of Cumming, GA passed away on Friday March 30, 2018. Arrangements are pending at this time.  A memorial service will be scheduled f ...
Billy Jack Shelton, 77, Cumming
Billy Jack Shelton, 77, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Friday, March 30, 2018. He was born in Scottsboro, AL on August 3, 1940 the son of Rufus Clay and Lula Mae Johnston Shelto ...
Edward K. Wooke, 84, Cumming
Edward K. Wooke, age 84, of Cumming, passed away Friday, March 30, 2018. He was a United States Airforce Pilot and was a Commercial Pilot with Eastern Airlines and a retired Flight ...

Habersham

Tony Wade, 76, Alto
Tony Wade, age 76, of Alto, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 30, 2018, following an extended illness. Mr. Wade was born on July 2, 1941, in Baldwin, Georgia, t ...

Hall

Rebecca Marie Chapman, 39, Gainesville
Rebecca Marie Chapman, 39, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away March 30, 2018. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Memor ...
Jerry Elizabeth House, 77, Gainesville
Jerry Elizabeth House, 77, of Gainesville, passed away Friday March 30, 2018. Mrs. House was born August 7, 1940 in Clarkesville, GA to the late Claud D. and Dorothy Hughes.  ...
Mildred Arlene Shepp, 83, Gainesville
Mildred Arlene Shepp, age 83 of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on March 30, 2018. She was born June 21, 1934 in Vincennes, Indiana to the late Herbert and Ernestine Snyder. In ...
Dorothy “Dot” Teale, 96, Gainesville
Dorothy “Dot” Teale, 96, passed away in her WillowBrooke Court residence at Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, GA on Saturday, March 17, 2018. She is predeceased by h ...

Jackson

Judy Faye Roberts, 57, Commerce
Judy Faye Roberts, age 57 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, March 30, 2018.   Born on June 19, 1960 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late Gene and Jeanette ...

Other

Roger E. Bray, Sr.,, 63, Colbert
Roger E. Bray, Sr., age 63 of Colbert, GA passed away Tuesday, March 27, 2018.   Born on Oct. 2, 1954 in Royston, GA, he was the son of the late Arthur E. and Irene Bell ...

White

B. Forrest Clayton, 88, Cleveland
B. Forrest Clayton, 88, passed away December 17, 2017, after several months of hospitalization. Forrest will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 34 years, Sandra, and his childre ...
Funeral services Saturday for former Winder mayor
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 for former Winder Mayor Buddy Ouzts, who died this week at the age of 82.
'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