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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jul 18th, 2018

Forsyth

Paige Lanier, Cumming
Paige Lanier of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully on July 18, 2018. Paige will always be remembered for her compassion, humor, and tenacious spirit. While her actions were ofte ...

Gwinnett

Jeong Hui Hwang, 81, Suwanee
Jeong Hui Hwang, 81, of Suwanee passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, J ...
Malcolm Brice Cash, 83, Suwanee
Mr. Malcolm Brice Cash, age 83 of Cape Liberty Road, Suwanee, Georgia passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late William Arnol Cash and Cora Mae Ed ...

Habersham

Rebecca Brunson, 84, Cornelia
Funeral services for Rebecca Brunson, age 84 of Cornelia will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, July 21, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Richard Pletsch will officiate wit ...
Donna Elizabeth Groves Canup, 55, Clarkesville
Donna Elizabeth Groves Canup, age 55 of Clarkesville, passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018. Born in Stephens County on March 13, 1963, she was a daughter of Bessie Free Groves o ...

Hall

Norma Jean Roberts, 74, Gainesvile
Norma Jean Roberts, 74, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday July 18, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  She was born in Amber, OK on June 12, 1944 to Richard and Jes ...
Frank Allen Waters, 84, Gainesville
Southern gentleman. Successful businessman and benevolent employer. Philanthropist. Patron of the Arts. Protector of nature and defender of the defenseless. Devoted friend. Father ...

Jackson

Tommy Lamar Jackson, Jr., 37, Commerce
Tommy Lamar Jackson, Jr. age 37 of Commerce passed away Wednesday July 18, 2018 following an accident.   Mr. Jackson was born July 7, 1981 in Atlanta to Mary Michelle F ...

Lumpkin

Joan Sullens Stephens, 59, Dahlonega
Mrs. Joan Sullens Stephens, age 59, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at her residence with her family by her side. Joan was a native and lifelong res ...

Stephens

Dr. Frederick Merle Lee, age 83 of Beechwood Boulevard, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Ronald George Lee and Ophelia Ducharme` L ...
From 'Tom Jones' to 'Skyfall': star Albert Finney dies at 82
British actor Albert Finney, the Academy Award-nominated star of "Tom Jones," has died at the age of 82. Finney's family says he "passed away peacefully after a short illness with those closest to him by his side."
John Dingell, longest serving member of Congress, dies at 92
Former Rep. John Dingell, who served nearly six decades in the U.S. House, was hard to typecast
Gainesville realtor, philanthropist Don Carter dies at 86
Don Carter, the founder of Don Carter Realty in Gainesville, died at his home on Thursday, Feb. 7.
Frank Robinson, baseball's fearsome trailblazer, dies at 83
Hall of Famer Frank Robinson, the 1st black manager in Major League Baseball and the only player to win the MVP award in both leagues, dies at 83
Special Master in Georgia-Florida water wars case dies at 88
The man who served for nearly four years as the Special Master overseeing the Georgia-Florida water wars lawsuit has died.
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.