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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Apr 7th, 2018

Dawson

Kathleen Pinion Anderson Goswick, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Saturday April 7, 2018 following a period of declining health. Born March 9, 1933 to the late John and Ruby Pini ...

Forsyth

Linda Myers, 84, Cumming
Linda Myers of Cumming, GA, age 84, passed away Saturday, April 7th, 2018, at her daughter’s home in Siler City, NC.  Linda never met a stranger and was known for her hu ...

Gwinnett

Jim Crawford, 68, Braselton
  Jim Crawford, of Braselton, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on April 7, 2018 at the age of 68, after a yearlong cancer journey. Jim will be forever remembered as a devo ...
Peggy Marie Linkous, 83, Sugar Hill
Peggy Marie Linkous age 83 of Sugar Hill Georgia passed away on April 7, 2018 with her family by her bedside.  Peggy was born to the late Richard and Tillie Mosrie in Northfor ...
Robert Radford, 79, Buford
Robert Radford was known to friends as "Bob" or "Big Bob", passed away on April 7 2018, at the age of 79 years old. Bob was a native of Roanoke VA and a grad ...

Habersham

William H. “Bill” Massey, age 81, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Mr. Massey was born on December 10, 1936 to the late Clyde and Jannette Mc ...
Angel M. Rodriguez, Sr., 63, Cornelia
Angel M. Rodriguez, Sr., age 63, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018. No Formal Services will be held. Arrangements are in care of Whitfield Fune ...

Hall

Joy V. Bowen, 90, Gainesville
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the chapel or Ward’s Funeral Home for Joy V. Bowen, age 90, of Gainesville. Rev. Phillip Wehunt will off ...
Grady L Davidson, 93, Gainesville
Grady L. Davidson, 93, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Saturday, April 7, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial ...

Other

Mrs. Jeanette Westmoreland Thomason age 81 of Payne Road, Carnesville passed away Saturday April 7, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Willie and Ruby Mae Stonecypher ...
Mrs. Margaret Lovada Garland White age 88 of Athens formally of Toccoa passed away Saturday April 7, 2018 at The Oaks of Athens. A daughter of the late Rowlis and Lina Cobb Garl ...
'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.