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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jan 6th, 2019

Dawson

Kenneth Chambers, 50, Dawsonville
Kenneth Chambers, 50, of Dawsonville passed away Sunday January 6, 2019 at Northside Hospital Forsyth following a period of declining health. Born March 16, 1968, Kenneth was a ...

Gwinnett

Nick A. Demos, 68, Snellville
Nick A. Demos, age, 68, of Snellville, GA passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019. He is survived by a sister; Eustia Peace, Stone Mountain, GA; Nieces Litsa Vastakis, Decatur, G ...

Hall

Ronald David Corder, 70, Gainesville
Ronald David Corder, loving husband, father, mentor and friend, passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019. Ronald was born December 20, 1948 in Columbia, Tennessee to Irvin and Vera C ...
Jewell Pauline Holtzclaw, 85, Gainesville
Jewell Pauline Holtzclaw, was born on August 3, 1933. She entered Heaven’s Gates on January 6, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 ...
Jean Davis Highfill, 84, Gainesville
Jean Davis Highfill, age 84, of Gainesville, died Sunday, January 6, 2019.  Funeral Services will be held at 4:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 9, 2019 in the chapel of Memorial Par ...
Barbara Ward Reynolds, 83, Flowery Branch
Barbara Ward Reynolds, age 83, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019. She is survived by her husband of sixty-two years, Rev. Marvin G. Reynolds, Flowery Branch ...
William Sidney Usher, 88, Flowery Branch
Mr. William Sidney Usher, age 88, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. Funeral ...

Lumpkin

Esther Lydia Evans, 95, Dahlonega
Mrs. Esther Lydia Evans, age 95, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019. Mrs. Evans was born in Fowler, KS on November 5, 1923 to the late Joseph and Anna Oyer Switzer ...

White

“Millie” Camilla Payne, age 72 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 6, 2019. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the ...
Joan “Jo” Kelly Burch, 86, Cleveland
On January 6, 2019 having struggled with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis, Joan “Jo” Kelly Burch went to be with the Lord after 86 years of serving her husband, famil ...
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.