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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 4th, 2018

Banks

Arthur Odell Duncan, 87, Commerce
Mr. Arthur Odell Duncan, age 87, of Commerce, GA died Monday, June 04, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was born in Danielsville to the late Pascal and Wilda Chan ...

Forsyth

Kathy Elizabeth Pilgrim, 62, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She was born on July 26, 1955 in Marietta, GA, a daughter of David A. McCampbell, who has prede ...

Gwinnett

Joyce Ray Bradley, 76, Lawrenceville
Joyce Ray Bradley, 76, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldands ...
Vincenzo Picicco, 68, Dacula
Mr. Vincenzo Picicco, age 68, of Dacula passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. Funeral Mass will be 1: ...

Hall

Mrs. Betty McCrary Almand, 82, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Betty McCrary Almand, age 82, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-five years, Frank G. Almand; parents ...
Carlton James Oakes, inf, Gainesville
Infant Carlton James Oakes, 6 Months, passed away on Monday June 04, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday June 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...
Hammond Smith, 91, Gainesville
Hammond Smith, 91 of Gainesville passed away Monday June 4, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Smith was born in the Gainesville Mill Village to Boyd Hoyt Smith a ...

Lumpkin

Anthony “Tony” Echols let go of this world on Saturday June 2nd and told the Angels, “I’ll go with you “.  His Mom and Dad were there to meet him ...

Other

John R. (Jack) Canning, 86, Sandy Springs
John R. “Jack” Canning, 86, died June 4, 2018 at his residence at Sunrise Huntcliff in Sandy Springs, GA. Jack grew up as the youngest son of Thomas and Helen Canning i ...

Stephens

Mrs. Frances Charlotte Turpin Bush, age 53, of Highway 145 in Eastanollee passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018 at the home. A daughter of the late Frank H. and Annie Mae Griffin Tur ...

White

Hubert Ellis Crocker, 83, Sautee
Dr. Hubert Ellis (Bud) Crocker, Jr., age 83, of Sautee, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 from his residence. Dr. Crocker was born in Bridgeport, Alabama to the late Hubert Ellis ...
Emmitt Parrish, 70, Cleveland
Mr. Emmitt Parrish, age 70, of Cleveland, GA, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018. Mr. Parrish was born in Austell, GA to the late Emmitt and Myrtle “May” Young Parrish ...
'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.
Billy Starr Hardman, Gainesville's oldest physician, dies at age 98
Dr. Billy Starr Hardman, M.D., a well-known physician who was instrumental in building the medical community in Gainesville, has died at the age of 98.
Ex-WWE star Brian Christopher Lawler dead at age 46
Authorities say former World Wrestling Entertainment star Brian Christopher Lawler has died after attempting suicide in his jail cell
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.