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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Sep 7th, 2018

Forsyth

It is with immense sorrow that the family of Stephen MacGregor Norris announces his passing on September 4, 2018. Stephen - born April 11, 1995 in Cambridge, MA - was a beloved son ...

Gwinnett

Harry Ledford, 90, Dacula
Harry Ledford, age 90 of Dacula, GA, died Friday, September 7, 2018 after a brief illness. Interment will be Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at the Georgia National Cemetery, Canton, G ...

Habersham

John Edward Zimmerman, Jr, 79, Clarkesville
  John Edward Zimmerman, Jr. went to be home with his Lord on September 7, 2018 after his second battle with cancer.  He was 79 years old.  When the time of his d ...

Hall

Dale Margaret Kitts, 58, Gainesville
Dale Margaret Kitts, age 58, of Gainesville, GA passed away Friday, September 7, 2018. Memorial service will be 3 PM Saturday, September 15, 2018 in the Chapel of McDonald and Son ...

Jackson

On Friday September 7th, 2018, Joshua Earl Lane, husband and father, passed away at the age of 35. Josh was born in Jacksonville, Florida before moving to Georgia where he resid ...
Reverend Wayne Wright, 74, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Reverend Wayne Wright, age 74, of Jefferson, Georgia, who passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018. Reverend Wright was born on July 13, 1 ...

Lumpkin

John D. Long, 87, Dahlonega
 Mr. John D. Long, age 87, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, September 7, 2018. Mr. Long was born in Hall County on January 28, 1931 to the late Floyd and Lillie Sullens Lon ...

Stephens

Janie Ruth McClain McGahee   Mrs. Janie Ruth McClain McGahee age 93 of Toccoa passed away Friday September 7, 2018 at The Clary Center.   A daughter of the la ...

White

Caron Lynn Mobley Shaffer, 41, Cleveland
Caron “Lynn” Mobley Shaffer, age 41 of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, September 7, 2018. Mrs. Shaffer was born on January 15, 1977, in Richmond County, to Rober ...
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.