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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jun 24th, 2018

Banks

Jewell Harold Hanley, 93, Commerce
Mr. Jewell Harold Hanley, age 93, of Commerce died Saturday, June 23, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Hanley was born in Commerce to the late, Tommy M. and Pearlie Mae Burnette Ha ...

Dawson

Pamella Burt Schlesinger, 62, Dawsonville
Pamella Burt Schlesinger, 62, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday June 24, 2018 at Northside Forsyth Hospital following a period of declining health. Born October 5, 1955 in Atlan ...

Forsyth

Voncile Edith Lee, 97, Cumming
Voncile Edith Lee, age 97, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018. She was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. She is preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Robe ...

Gwinnett

Dale E. Fernander, 33, Lawrenceville
Dale E. Fernander, age 33, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018. He is survived by his mother, Cecile Fernander-Chinye, Dacula, GA; step-father, Godrey Chinye, Da ...
Margrethe Warden of Buford, Georgia departed this life abruptly on June 24, 2018.  She was helping a friend pack for a move when a sudden cardiac arrhythmia stopped her heart ...

Habersham

Johnny Brock, 68, Baldwin
Johnny Brock, age 68, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2018. Mr. Brock was born on April 19, 1950, in Cornelia, Georgia, to the late J.W. and Bonnie Loudermi ...

Hall

Brian William Cook, 46, Flowery Branch
Mr. Brian William Cook, age 46, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., ...
Larry Gennel Ward, 70, Gainesville
Larry Gennel Ward, 70, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. James V. “Jim” Joiner, Sr., age 76 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, June 24, 2018.  Mr. Joiner was ...
Hal Jay Puett, 96, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hal Jay Puett, age 96, of Jefferson, who passed away on Sunday, June 24, 2018. Mr. Puett was born in Clay, North Carolina, a son to th ...
Bobby Carter, 75, Hoschton
Bobby Carter, age 75, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018. He enjoyed deer hunting, football and NASCAR. He loved his church, family and doing landscape around the church ...
Paul Gerald Krutz, 63, Commerce
Paul Gerald Krutz, age 63, of Commerce, GA passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at his residence.   Born on October 24, 1954 in Chicago, IL, he was the son of the late Walt ...

Lumpkin

James R. "Jim" Burt, 83, Dahlonega
James R. “Jim” Burt, 83, of Dahlonega passed away Saturday June 23, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. Born November 22, 1934 in Daw ...
Joe Shoffeitt, 70, Dahlonega
Mr. Joe Shoffeitt, age 70 of Cleveland, passed away on June 23, 2018. He was born on January 24, 1948 to John Henry Shoffeitt and Imogene Voyles. He retired from Mayfield Milk with ...

Stephens

Mrs. Mary Frances Harmon Collins, age 72 of 267 Yearwood Street, Toccoa passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Sara Dorothy Harmon, she was b ...
Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Nancy Sinatra Sr., childhood sweetheart and first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101
Former Congressman from Georgia Pat Swindall has died
Former Georgia congressman Pat Swindall, a GOP trailblazer derailed by perjury, dies at 67
Actor Tab Hunter, star of 'Damn Yankees!' movie, dies age 86
Actor Tab Hunter, whose blond good looks made him the heartthrob of millions of teenagers in the 1950s with such films as "Battle Cry" and "Damn Yankees," has died at age 86
Update: Ray Burch: Local, state poultry leader dies
A memorial service will be held Tuesday. July 10th for Ray Burch, a Gainesville man well-known in local and state poultry circles.
Mother of Cong. Doug Collins dies
The mother of 9th District Congressman Doug Collins died Sunday at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness.
Flowery Branch councilman Fred Richards dies
Flowery Branch City Councilman Fred Richards has died, officials confirmed on Thursday.
Funeral for Keith Echols scheduled Saturday
The funeral for former Hall County Tax Commissioner Keith Echols will be held Saturday at 2:00 at Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Handbag designer Kate Spade found dead in apparent suicide
Fashion designer Kate Spade found dead in apparent suicide in the bedroom of her Park Avenue apartment