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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 18th, 2018


Mr. Charles Edwin “Eddie” Gicker, Sr. age 64 of Homer died Monday, June 18, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Gicker was born in Alexandria, VA to the late, Claude and M ...


Randall Charles Knight, age 60, of Winder, GA passed away Monday, June 18, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Knight. Mr. Knight is survived by his daughter, Ama ...


Emily Brock Simmons, age 83 of Alto, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018. Born in Banks County, Georgia on December 3, 1934, she was a daughter of the late Silas Condus and Man ...
Ronald W. Waters, 70, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Ronald W. Waters, age 70 of Clarkesville will be held at 3:00 PM, Sunday, June 24, 2018 at Clarkesville United Methodist Church.   Mr. Waters passe ...


Geneva Gilstrap Couch, 90, Clermont
Geneva Gilstrap Couch, age 90, of Clermont passed away on June 18, 2018. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at Shoal Creek Baptist Church, Clev ...
Joanne Westmoreland Lovell, 84, Gainesville
Joanne Westmoreland Lovell, 84, of Gainesville went to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, June 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 11 ...
Mrs. Olivesue Thayer Wise age 84 of Lula, passed away on Monday, June 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday, June 23, 2018 at ...
Patsy Yielding, 73, Gainesville
Patsy Yielding age 73 of Gainesville passed away Monday June 18, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Braselton.   Mrs. Yielding was born October 12, 1944 in Fu ...
Dorothy "Marie" Dunagan, 61, Gainesville
Dorothy "Marie" Dunagan Dorothy Marie Dunagan, age 61 of Gainesville, died Monday June 18, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June ...
Quinlan Hendrix, 62, Gainesville
Mr. Quinlan Hendrix, 62 of Gainesville, GA passed on June 18,2018 .  Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
Ludon Thompson, 84, Gainesville
Ludon Thompson age 84 of Gainesville, GA passed away on June 18, 2018. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday at St. Paul United Methodist Church at 1:00 PM with a visitation ...


Victoria Mills Evans, 85, Dahlonega
Victoria Mills Evans age 85 of Dahlonega passed away on June 18,2018. Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11 am in the chapel of Dahlonega Funeral Home.  Dahlonega Fu ...


Dorothy Rose Akin, 94, Danielsville
Dorothy Rose Akin, age 94 of Danielsville, GA passed away Monday, June 18, 2018.   Born on February 20, 1924 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late James Leo, ...


Octavia Clark Taylor, 81, Toccoa
Mrs. Octavia Clark Taylor, age 81 of 264 Railroad Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Monday, June 18, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Liddie Fuller Clark, she was ...
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.
Broadway legend Carol Channing has died at age 97
Actress Carol Channing, whose career spanned decades on Broadway and on television, has died at age 97. Publicist B. Harlan Boll says Channing died of natural causes.
Joe Gibbs' eldest son dies at 49 from neurological disease
Joe Gibbs Racing says co-founder J.D. Gibbs, the eldest son of team owner and Pro Football Hall of Fame coach Joe Gibbs, has died. He was 49.
Georgia Hall Of Fame racer Charles Barrett passes away
Charles Barrett, a Hall of Fame short track ace and former NASCAR driver, passed away on Friday. The Cleveland, Georgia native scored the win in approximately 250...
Mansfield Oil Co. founder dies at 86
John Mansfield, Sr., of Amelia Island, Fla., formerly of Gainesville, and the founder of Mansfield Oil Company and Kangaroo convenience stores, died Thursday. .
Actress and director Penny Marshall dies at age 75
'Laverne & Shirley' star and movie director Penny Marshall has died at age 75
Funeral services Friday for officer who helped establish Hall County SWAT team
Funeral services have been scheduled for Lt. Bob McMahan, a 23-year veteran of the Hall County Sheriff's Office, who was instrumental in setting up the SWAT team for the department.