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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. May 1st, 2018

Banks

Ruby Martin Lord, 83, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ruby Martin Lord, age 83 of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, May 1, 2018.  Mrs. Lord was born in Jefferson, Geo ...

Forsyth

  Katherine (Kit) L. Puckett, 87, passed away on May 1, 2018. She is preceded in death by her Husband, Jerry R. Puckett; her Parents, Arthur and Anne Little; two sisters ...

Hall

Debra (Debbie) Nelms, 62, Gainesville
Debra (Debbie) Nelms, 62, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away May 1, 2018. A gathering will be held in Debbie’s honor on Friday, May 11, 2018 at 1295 Burns Drive, Gaines ...
Charles Henry Taylor, 89, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Henry Taylor, 89, entered into heaven peacefully at his residence on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May ...
Terry Lee Tow, 61, Gainesville
Terry Lee Tow, 61, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at his residence. A memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m. on Friday May 4, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Lisa Michelle Garmon Ledbetter, age 51, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2018. Mrs. Ledbetter was born Decat ...

Other

Charles William Lang, 91, Ormond Beach, FL
Charles William Lang, 91, of Ormond Beach, FL passed away May 1, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 5, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Funeral H ...

White

Elmer Cecil Banks, 90, Cleveland
Elmer Cecil Banks, 90, of Cleveland Georgia, passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2018 after a short illness. The family will receive visitors from 12 – 2 pm on Saturday, May 5th a ...
Patricia Shaffer Martin, 61, Cleveland
Patricia Shaffer Martin, age 61 of Cleveland passed away Tuesday, May 01, 2018. Mrs. Martin was born April 7, 1957 in East Point, GA. She was preceded in death by her parents Ch ...
Ruby Kathryn Meaders, 101, Cleveland
Ruby Kathryn Meaders, age 101 of Cleveland, passed away on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.   Mrs. Meaders was born on June 21, 1916, in Cleveland, Georgia, to the late Lester Ca ...
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