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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Sep 5th, 2018

Banks

Robert Arthur “Bob” Myers, age 93, of Homer, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Mr. Myers was born on August 27, 1925 in Cliffview, Virginia to the ...

Forsyth

Mamie M. Bearden, 85, Cumming
Mamie M. Bearden, age 85 of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Mamie was a member of Zion Hill Baptist Church in Taylorsville, GA. Mamie enjoyed reading, doing her ...
Kay V. Snell, 76, Cumming
Kay V. Snell 76, of Cumming, Ga passed away on September 5, 2018. No services are planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangement ...
Verlin Joe Talkington, 92, Cumming
Mr. Verlin Joe Talkington 92 of Cumming, GA passed away on September 5, 2018. Mr. Talkington is predeceased in death his son Ricky Talkington, brother Neil Talkington, sister Be ...

Habersham

Grady Calvin Gragg, 75, Cornelia
  Grady Calvin Gragg, age 75 of Cornelia, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Wednesday, September 5, 2018. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on Oct ...

Hall

Cynthia Evans Hill, 95, Gainesville
Mrs. Cynthia Evans Hill, age 95 of Gainesville, Ga. passed away Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at New Horizons Lanier Park. She was born March 25, 1923 in Commerce, GA to the late ...
Brenda Hill Scott, 66, Gainesville
Mrs. Brenda Hill Scott (66) passed on September 5, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will received friends for a visitation Saturday, September 15, 2018 fro ...

Lumpkin

Ellen Rosanna "Sis" Lance, 73, Dahlonega
Mrs. Ellen Rosanna “Sis” Lance, age 73, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018. Ellen was born in Hall County on April 23, 1945 to the late Hoyt Bealer a ...

Other

Jess Clontz Kenyon, 93, Alpharetta
  Jess Clontz Kenyon 93, of Alpharetta, Ga passed away on September 5, 2018 at Season’s Hospice in Cumming, GA. She is predeceased in death by her husband John Roc ...

White

James Charles “Jimmy” Teems, age 78 of Cleveland, GA entered into his heavenly rest, Wednesday, September 5, 2018 after an extended illness. Jimmy was an active memb ...
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
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.