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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Sep 29th, 2018

Gwinnett

Ms. Carolyn Michelle Hembree, 62, of Buford, passed away September 22, 2018. Memorial Park Funeral Home 2030 Memorial Park Rd, Gainesville, GA is in charge of arrangements. O ...

Habersham

Charles Cantrell, 61, Demorest
Mr. Charles Cantrell (61)  of Demorest, Georgia passed on September 29,2018. Celebration of Life Services will be held on Thursday, October 4, 2018, 2:00pm at Young's ...

Hall

Robert Lee Plumley, 81, Gainesville
  Mr. Robert Lee Plumley, age 81 of Gainesville GA, passed away on September 29, 2018, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Plumley was born on July 18, 1936, in P ...
Myriam Arevalo, 55, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Myriam Arevalo, 55, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 in the Chapel of M ...
Jean M. Clark, 83, Braselton
Jean M. Clark, 83, of Braselton, died Saturday, September 29, 2018.  Graveside services 11 a.m. Sunday, Memorial Park Cemetery.  Little & Davenport Funeral Home & ...
Da Anne Blanchard Watson Hardman, a mother, wife, grandmother, friend, traveler and true Gainesvillian died peacefully at home the morning of Saturday, September 29, 2018. She was ...
Reba Jean Greenway Ledford, 71, Gainesville
Reba Jean Greenway Ledford, age 71 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, September 29, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Octo ...
Helen Urshula Swafford, 66, Flowery Branch
Helen Urshula Swafford, 66, of Flowery Branch passed away September 28, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesvill ...
V. Lamar Waldrip, 85, Gainesville
Mr. V. Lamar Waldrip, age 85 of Gainesville, passed away on September 29, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Waldrip was born on August 8, 1933 in Gainesville, Georgi ...

Jackson

Patricia Cain Shirley, 64, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Patricia Cain Shirley, age 64 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, September 28, 2018.  Mrs. Shirley was born in ...
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.