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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 ...
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.