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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 1st, 2018

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Mr. Stevie “Peck” Owens, age 64, of Winder, GA, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018.  He was preceded in death by parents, Rudolph D. Owens and Runette Stewart O ...

Hall

Howard Gordon Kelley, 83, Gainesville
Mr. Howard Gordon Kelley, age 83, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at his residence.  Born in Forsyth County, he was a lifetime resident of Hall County ...
Sarah Elizabeth “Sally” Miller, 76, of Lula passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services ...
Anne Ray Nix, 76, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Anne Ray Nix, age 76, of Flowery Branch, Georgia passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 29 years, James A. Nix and son, Keith ...

Jackson

Edgar Jackie Bruce, 88, Commerce
Mr. Edgar Jackie Bruce, age 88, of Commerce, GA died Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Bruce was born in Homer to the late George Wesley and Emmie Seay Bruce.&n ...

Lumpkin

Exie Ann Davis, 79, Dahlonega
It is with great sadness that the family of Exie Ann Davis announces her passing on July 31, 2018, at her home in Dahlonega, Georgia.  Exie was surrounded by her loving husban ...

Other

Robert Stafford Connor, 92, Ballground, Ga.
  Robert Stafford Connor 92, of Ballground, Ga passed away on August 1, 2018. He is survived by his wife Barbara Connor. Children include Carol Connor (George Swigart ...

Stephens

Nell Martin Bolmon, 83, Toccoa
Mrs. Nell Martin Bolmon age 83 of Toccoa Street, Toccoa passed away Wednesday August 1, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. A daughter of the late Wilburn and Willie Mae Fuller Ma ...

Union

Sidney Stover, 94, Suches
The family of Mr. Sidney Stover of Suches announces his passing on August 1, 2018, at 94 years of age. He went on to meet his Lord and to be with his late wife, Bertha Mae Pruitt S ...
Former Dodgers great Don Newcombe dies at 92
Don Newcombe, the hard-throwing Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher who was one of the first black players in the major leagues and who went on to win the Rookie of the Year, Most Valuable Player and Cy Young awards, has died
Chanel: Iconic couturier Karl Lagerfeld has died
Chanel's iconic couturier, Karl Lagerfeld, whose accomplished designs as well as trademark white ponytail, high starched collars and dark enigmatic glasses dominated high fashion for the last 50 years, has died
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