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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 30th, 2018

Banks

Junior Savage, 88, Maysville
Mr. Junior Savage, age 88, of Maysville died Monday, April 30, 2018 at Brookside Assisted Living.  Mr. Savage was born in Homer to the late, Joe and Eurek Smith Savage, Sr. Mr ...

Forsyth

Dr. Avery Y. Howell, Jr. passed away April 30, 2018 at the age of 95. He was born April 5, 1923 in Boone, North Carolina. He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Montine Tatum H ...

Gwinnett

Bonnie Klippel, 57, Suwanee
Bonnie Klippel 57, of Suwanee, Ga passed away on April 30, 2018. The family will hold a private service at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.co ...

Hall

Steven Abbott, 61, Gainesville
  Steven Abbott, age 61, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, April 30, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Hillside Chapel Funer ...
Gary R. Stevens, 60, Gainesville
Visitation for Gary R. Stevens, 60, of Gainesville will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1 and Wednesday, May 2 at Ward’s F ...

Jackson

Vanh Chanthaboune, 58, Jefferson
Vanh Chanthaboune, age 58, of Jefferson, Georgia passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Whitfield Funeral Ho ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Kerry Lynn Rutkowski Akkent, age 52 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, April 30, 2018.  Mrs. Akkent was born in ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Virginia Ann Harkins Griffin, age 77 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, April 30, 2018.  Mrs. Griffin was born i ...

Lumpkin

Clifford Lamer Stancil, 85, Dahlonega
Mr. Clifford Lamar Stancil, age 85 of Dahlonega went home to be with The Lord on April 30, 2018 with his wife and family by his side. Mr. Stancil was born in Lumpkin County on M ...

Other

Carl Albert Hokanson, 81, Martin
Mr. Carl Albert Hokanson, age 81 of 132 Stovall Boulevard, Martin, Georgia passed away Monday, April 30, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Paul and Gertrude Wells Hokanso ...

White

Cleveland Funeral Home announced that William "Bill" Joseph Morris passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018 after battling an extended illness for some time. Bill was bor ...
Nancy Thiessen, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home announces that Mrs. Nancy Thiessen of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on April 30, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. 
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
Glen Wood, auto racing pioneer and patriarch, dies at 93
Glen Wood, racing patriarch who had been NASCAR Hall of Fame's oldest living member, dies at 93