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Local Obits for Sun. Apr 29th, 2018

Forsyth

Joann Patterson Wood, 79, Cumming
On Sunday, April 29, 2018, Joann Patterson Wood, beloved Mother, Aunt, Sister and Grandmother passed away at the age of 79.  Joann will be forever remembered and missed by her ...

Gwinnett

Thomas Michael “Mike” O’Farrell, 82, passed away April 29 after a brief battle with cancer. He spent his final day at home surrounded by his family. Mike is survi ...

Habersham

Tiffanie Marie D’Aloisio, 29, Clarkesville
Tiffanie Marie D’Aloisio, age 29 of Clarkesville, passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018. Born in Valparaiso, Indiana on September 28, 1988 she was a daughter of Teresa D&r ...
Funeral services for Joseph “Joey” Patrick Kennedy, age 58 of Cornelia will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, May 3, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Swayne Cochran ...
H. Larry Warren, 85, Demorest
H. Larry Warren, age 85, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018. Mr. Warren was born on July 16, 1932, in Cornelia, Georgia, to the late Henry Lawrence Wa ...

Hall

Esequiel Camarillo-Arsola, 43, Gainesville
Esequiel Camarillo-Arsola, 43, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursd ...
Margaret Sarah Hicks-Durham, 88, Flowery Branch
Margaret Sarah Hicks-Durham, 33, of Flowery Branch, GA, passed away on April, 29, 2018. She was born on December 10, 198 in Atlanta, GA a daughter of Randy and Patty Hicks who b ...
Charles James Nida, 80, Gainesville
Charles James Nida 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away at his home on April 29, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 in the Chapel of Memori ...
June Hardy O'Kelley, 82, Gainesville
June Hardy O’Kelley, 82, of Gainesville, GA passed away April 29, 2018 at Manor House of Gainesville following an extended illness. A Graveside service will be held at 1:0 ...
Lanett Andrew "Dink" Staton, 92, Gainesville
Lanett Andrew (Dink) Staton of Lynncliff Dr., Gainesville Ga., was born Sept. 27, 1925 in Jackson County, Ga. He passed away April 28, 2018 in Hall County Georgia after declining h ...

Jackson

Martha Laverne Day, 78, Braselton
Mrs. Martha Laverne Day, age 78, passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. Services are scheduled for Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 2: ...

Stephens

Viola Wilson Michaud, 82, Toccoa
Mrs. Viola Wilson Michaud, age 82 of E. Tugalo Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, April 29, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Ola Lawson Marc ...
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.
'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57
Stephen Hillenburg, whose daffy animated 'SpongeBob SquarePants' became an international hit, dies at 57.