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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Apr 3rd, 2018

Banks

Mrs. Angela Renee Wehunt Wilson, age 50, of Commerce died Monday, April 2, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Wilson was born in Commerce to James “J ...

Dawson

Dorothy Hart Holder, 79, Dawsonville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Dorothy Hart Holder, age 79, of Dawsonville, who passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018. Mrs. Holder was born in Ancon, Canal Zone, Pan ...

Forsyth

Mervyn Joseph Burns, 83, Cumming
Mervyn Joseph Burns, age 83, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018. He was a member of First Redeemer Church and was very active in church activities. Mervyn retired as a ...
Maylon Hamby, 83, Cumming
Maylon Hamby, age 83, of Cumming, passed away Monday, April 2, 2018. He was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, Toy and Nellie Mae Hamby; ...
Celeste Roesch, 86, Cumming
Celeste Roesch, 86, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018.  Celeste was born March 30, 1932 in Oyster Bay, NY to the late Mildred and Louis Galasso.  She had a go ...

Habersham

Irma Lou Stewart Long, 94, Baldwin
Irma Lou Stewart Long, age 94, of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2018. Mrs. Long was born on March 13, 1924 in Banks County, Georgia to the late Walter Allen ...

Hall

Opal Jean Bond, 77, Gainesville
Opal Jean Bond, 77, of Gainesville, GA., passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, April 6, ...
Lida Grogan, 88, Gainesville
The family of Lida Grogan announces her passing after a period of declining health at 88 years of age. She passed away at Phoenix Senior Living in Gainesville. Lida was born in 19 ...
Esther Maude Haber, 94, Gainesville
Esther Maude Haber, 94, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018. A graveside service will be held at 12:00 p.m.  on Saturday, April 7, 2018, in Memorial ...
Debbie Kenimer Martin, age 57, of Lula, GA passed away on Thursday, March 29, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronnie Lee Martin. She is survived by her daughter, El ...
James Richard Parsons, 97, Gainesville
James Richard Parsons, 97, of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Vermilion, Ohio, went on to his new journey on April 3, 2018. Mr. Parsons was born 6:30 AM Tuesday August 18th, 1 ...

Jackson

Michael Beverley Landon, 59, Commerce
Michael Beverley Landon, age 59 of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018.   Born on January 23, 1959 in Manhattan, KS, he was the son of John Landon and the la ...
Timothy Neal Lewis, 55, Commerce
Mr. Timothy Neal Lewis, age 55, of Commerce died Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mr. Lewis was born in Gainesville to the late, Ernest and Sallie ...
Charles Eugene Meade, Jr. 62, of Hoschton, GA passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018. A memorial service will be held at the Bridge Community Church on Saturday, April 7, 2018 at ...

Lumpkin

Juanita Ravan, 70, Dahlonega
Mrs. Juanita Ravan, age 70, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, April 2, 2018 at her home with her husband and three daughters by her side.   Mrs. Ravan was born in Red Ban ...

Stephens

Mrs. Darleen Elizabeth Norris Emory age 57 of 21 Ventura Drive, Eastanollee passed away Tuesday April 3, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Fred and Doroth ...

White

Gertrude Edge, 73, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Gertrude Edge, age 73 of Cleveland. Mrs. Edge passed away Tuesday, April 3, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for 1 ...
Mary Lou Bosma, 88, Cleveland
Mrs. Mary Lou Bosma, age 88 of Peachtree Corners formerly of Cleveland, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 3, 2018.  Mrs. Bosma was born February 19, 1930 in Fairburn ...
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