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Local Obits for Mon. Apr 9th, 2018

Dawson

Richard Lee Koller, 76, Dawsonville
Richard L. Koller of Dawsonville, GA passed away peacefully on April 9th, 2018 in his home surrounded by his family.  He was the loving husband of his wife of 57 years, B ...

Gwinnett

Jerry Nellson Douglass, age 79, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Nell Douglass; and brother, Bill Douglass. ...
Charles Edward Eubanks, 87, Sugar Hill
Charles Edward Eubanks, age 87, of Sugar Hill, GA passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Imogene Nichols Eubanks; sons, William Lloyd Eubanks, ...
Mr. Elmer T. Upchurch, Jr., age 90 of Dacula, GA, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018. Funeral service will be held Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chap ...

Habersham

Martha Bird Garrison, 101, Clarkesville
Miss Martha Bird Garrison of Clarkesville, GA  passed away on April 9, 2018, just 23 days shy of her 102nd birthday. Miss Garrison was born on May 2, 1916 in Chester S.C. ...

Hall

James Carson Easterday, 85, Gainesville
James Carson Easterday, 85 of Gainesville passed away Monday April 9, 2018 at his residence. Mr. Easterday was a graduate of the University of Tennessee and served in the United ...
  Marilyn Woodberry Brown McCarver passed away April 9, 2018 at the age of 91 after a wonderful life. Born in Washington DC, a self described army brat, to the late Brig ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Virginia Lee “Jennie” Bailey Parrott, age 61 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, April 9, 2018.  Mrs. ...

Stephens

Eugene Corpening, 81, Toccoa
Mr. Eugene Corpening, age 81, of Davidson Cove Lane in Toccoa passed away Monday, April 9, 2018 at the home. A son of the late Robert and Thelma Greenwood Corpening, he was born ...
Terry Lynn Sellers, 59, Toccoa
Mr. Terry Lynn Sellers, age 59, of Ward Circle in Toccoa passed away Monday, April 9, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. A son of the Sally Payne Selle ...

White

Vickie Mae Arrowood, 62, Cleveland
Vickie Mae Arrowood, age 62 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, April 9, 2018. Ms. Arrowood was born on September 16, 1955, in Habersham County, to Leoner D. Butler and the lat ...
'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.