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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 25th, 2018

Dawson

Dolores C. (Deed) Murphy, 87, Dacula, formerly of Dawsonville
Dolores C. “Dee” Murphy, 87, of Dacula, formerly of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday August 23, 2018 at the Gardens of Gainesville following a period of declining heal ...

Forsyth

David Robson Wyckoff, 64, Cumming
David Robson Wyckoff, 64, of Cumming passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018.  David was born in Minneapolis October 21, 1953, but spent most of his life in Georgia, graduating ...

Hall

Flossie Ethelene Meaders, age 92 of Lula, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Sunday, September 2, 2018, at Skitts Mountain Ba ...
Virginia Sybil Moncrief Tam, 87, Gainesville
Mrs. Virginia Sybil Moncrief Tam, 87, passed away on August 25, 2018, at the home of her longtime caregiver, Alana Tollison, in Demorest, GA, after a long and courageous battle fro ...
Johnnie Mae Milsap, 47, Gainesville
Ms. Johnnie Mae Millsap (47) of Gainesville, Georgia passed on August 25, 2018.  Ms. Millsap is the daughter of the late Mr. John Henry Millsap and the late Mrs. Hazel Bai ...
Janice Kay Smith Rhodes, 82, Gainesville
Janice Kay Smith Rhodes, age 82 of Gainesville, passed away on August 25, 2018. She was born October 2, 1935 in Reagan, TN to Jake and Maggie (Zimmerly) Smith.  She was mar ...

Jackson

Joshua Franklin "Frank" Pirkle, Jr., age 66, of Hoschton, GA died Saturday, August 25, 2018, after an extended battle with heart disease. A lifelong resident of Hosc ...

Other

Joseph Marshall Henderson, 78, Alpharetta
  Mr. Joseph Marshall Henderson 78, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on August 25, 2018. Mr. Henderson was a proud member of The United States Army. He is survived by hi ...

Stephens

Mrs. Weba Helen Cole Williams, age 85 of Toccoa passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Piedmont Athens Regional Hospital in Athens. The daughter of the late George Pickens &ld ...

White

Carrie Sue Constant, 60, Cleveland
Carrie Sue Constant, age 60 of Cleveland, passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018. Ms. Constant was born on July 15, 1958, in Atlanta, Georgia, to James and Minna Wallace Finch ...
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