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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. May 4th, 2018

Banks

Ruby Jo Martin Woody, age 84, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018. Mrs. Woody was born on April 2, 1934 in Homer, Georgia to the late Joe Brown Martin and ...

Habersham

Betty Morrison Taylor, 81, Clarkesville
Betty Morrison Taylor, age 81 of Clarkesville, passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018. Born in Clarkesville, Georgia on July 3, 1936 to the late Henry and Ora Etta Barron Morrison. ...

Hall

Lawrence Patterson, 89, Lula
Lawrence Patterson, 89, of Lula passed away on Friday, May 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. ...

Jackson

Forrest Eugene Barrett, 55, Commerce
Mr. Forrest Eugene Barrett, age 55, of Commerce, GA died Friday, May 4, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Barrett was born in Gainesville to the late Frank ...
Reba Ellen McKie Segars, 87, Maysville
Mrs. Reba Ellen McKie Segars age 87 of Yarbrough Ridgeway Road, Maysville passed away on Friday May 4, 2018 at her daughter’s home. A daughter of the late Robert and Cynth ...
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
Longtime Gainesville dentist, director of Good News Dental Clinic to be remembered at Wednesday service
Memorial services are set for Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019 for Dr. Edwin Riley "Ed" Burnette, a longtime Gainesville dentist who was the director of Good News Dental Clinic for a number of years.