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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Jun 16th, 2018

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Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Ollie Mae Rainwater Tate, age 87 of Winder, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, June 16, 2018.  Mrs. Tate was born in Atlant ...

Forsyth

Kenneth Lyerly, Jr., 67, Cumming
Kenneth Lyerly, Jr. age 67, died June 16, 2018.  He was born on August 23, 1950 in Johnsonville, SC, son of Kenneth Lyerly, Sr. and Rebe Gaskins Lyerly. Kenneth is survi ...
Andrew David Shelton, 26, Cumming
Andrew David Shelton, 26, passed away suddenly on June 16th, 2018. He was a bright and beautiful soul that left this earth much too early. His passions were music, specifically ...

Habersham

Eric Daniel Hicks, 57, Cornelia
Eric Daniel Hicks, age 57, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018 following an extended illness. No Formal Services are planned at this time.  Arrange ...

Hall

Tony Randall Tipton, 54, Gainesville
Tony Randall Tipton, 54 of Gainesville passed away Saturday June 16, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Braselton following a sudden illness. Survivors include his s ...
Nancy Maranda Braselton, 71, of Oakwood passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held at 2 ...

Jackson

Martha Eudora Banks, 89, Commerce
Martha Eudora Banks, age 89, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, June 16, 2018 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Mrs. Banks was born in Commerce to the late Henry Thomas and Flonnie Moz ...
UPDATE: Donald Panoz, entrepreneur and racing innovator, dies at 83
The man who founded Chateau Elan in Braselton and brought Le Mans racing to Hall County has died at the age of 83.
Mac Miller, who collaborated with rap royalty, dies at 26
Rapper Mac Miller, whose lyrics ranged from party raps to songs about depression and drug use, has died at age 26
War hero and presidential candidate John McCain dies at 81
War hero and presidential candidate John McCain dies at 81
Robin Leach of 'Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous' dies
Robin Leach, whose voice crystallized the opulent 1980s on the TV show "Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous," has died
Former Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Ed King dies at age 68
A family friend said Ed King, a former guitarist for Lynyrd Skynyrd who helped write several of the band's hits including "Sweet Home Alabama," has died in Nashville, Tennessee.
Funeral services Saturday for former Winder mayor
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Aug. 18 for former Winder Mayor Buddy Ouzts, who died this week at the age of 82.
'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died
Singer Aretha Franklin, the iconic "Queen of Soul" who voiced classics such as "Respect," "Think" and "Chain of Fools," has died at 76.
Funeral service set for Gainesville advocate for the disabled
A longtime advocate for the disabled, Justin Pressley of Gainesville, will be buried Monday.