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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Mar 31st, 2018

Forsyth

Ryan Christopher Haley, 16, Cumming
Ryan Christopher Haley, age 16, of Cumming, GA, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018. Ryan loved skateboarding, outdoors, hiking, animals and hanging out with his friends. He a ...
Ronald Alexander Duff, 91, Cumming
Ronald Alexander Duff, age 91, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018. He was born in Chicago; IL on July 30, 1926 to the late Alexander and Jessie Davis Duff. He served ...

Gwinnett

J.C. Marsingill, 85, Evans, formerly of Buford
J. C. Marsingill, 85, of Evans, GA entered into rest on Saturday, March 31, 2018. Funeral services will be held Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Fune ...

Hall

Donald Leon Durieux, 71, Flowery Branch
Donald Leon Durieux, 71, of Flowery Branch entered heaven on Saturday, March 31, 2018, at his residence following a short, brave battle with cancer. Born on November 26, 1946, i ...
Donald Leon Durieux, 71, Flowery Branch
Donald Leon Durieux, age 71, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018.    Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Park South, Fl ...
Pastor Brian Robin Martin, age 57, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Pastor Robin Martin was born on September ...
Bertha Grace Watkins Gillespie Rundles, 88, of Gainesville, GA gracefully departed this world on Monday March 19, 2018 at her residence. A Celebration of Life service will be he ...

Lumpkin

Sally Bess Spence Beggs, 62, Dahlonega
Sally Bess Spence Beggs, of Dahlonega, Georgia, age 62, passed away March 31, 2018, following a brief illness. Sally was born October 11, 1955, in Florence, South Carolina, to J ...

Other

Joe Conrad Cochran, 84, Athens
Joe Conrad Cochran, age 84, of Athens passed away Saturday, March 31, 2018. Survivors include his wife Margie Cochran; step son Ricky Carter; daughter Karen Roop; brother Leon ...

Rabun

Ted Lars Law, 90, Rabun Gap
    Ted Lars Law, 90, of Rabun Gap, died Saturday, March 31, 2018 in Clayton.           Born Aug. 1, 1927, in Hillsbo ...
'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.