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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Jan 3rd, 2019

Forsyth

Jordan Christine Banasiak, 27, of Cumming passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019.  Jordan was the definition of grace and kindness; she had the most caring spirit, always think ...

Gwinnett

Nancy Slack Cochran, 75, Dacula
Nancy Slack Cochran, age 75 of Dacula, GA, died Thursday, January 3, 2019 after an extended illness. A memorial service will be held Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 3 PM at Hamilton ...

Habersham

Perry James Terrell, 57, Demorest
Perry James Terrell, age 57 of Demorest, passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019, at Habersham Medical Center. Born in Royston, Georgia on February 2, 1961, he was a son of the la ...

Hall

Gordon Larry Burel, 84, Gainesville
Gordon Larry Burel, age 84 of Gainesville, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on January 3, 2019. He was the son of Gordon and Mary Bess Cain Burel of Buford, Georgia. ...
Bibiana Acosta-De Santiago Dominguez, 42, of Gainesville passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on ...
Evelyn Louise Saine Gee, 80, Gainesville
Mrs. Evelyn Louise Saine Gee age 80 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday January 03, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Funeral services are ...
Mary Virginia Lewis, 68, Flowery Branch
Mary Virginia Lewis, age 68, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sam B. and Mary P. Lewis. She is survived by ...
Martha Harbin, 74, Gainesville
Martha Harbin, age 74, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrounded by her family and friends. Martha was born Decembe ...

Lumpkin

Eddie Chester, 59, Dahlonega formerly of Dawsonville
Eddie Chester, 59, of Dahlonega, formerly of Dawsonville, passed away Thursday January 3, 2019 at his residence following a period of declining health. Born April 27, 1959 to th ...

Stephens

Toi Mae Singletary, 89, Toccoa
Mr. Toi Mae Singletary age 89 of Shady Lane, Toccoa passed away Thursday January 3, 2019 at his residence. A son of the late Joseph and Mattie Lewis Singletary, he was born May ...

White

Claud Ernest "Junior" Wofford, age 67, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away Thursday, January 3, 2019. Funeral service will be 2 PM, Monday, January 7 in the Chapel of Cleve ...
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.