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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Jul 17th, 2012

Forsyth

Denver "Denny" Ade Martin, age 65, of Cumming, passed away peacefully at his home, Tuesday, July 17, 2012. Denver is preced ...

Habersham

Catherine Norris Queen, 89, Cornelia
Catherine Norris Queen, age 89, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, July 17, 2012, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mrs. Queen was born on October 28, 1922, in Wa ...

Jackson

Derrick Anthony Johnsa, 32, Nicholson
Mr. Derrick Anthony Johnsa, age 32 of Nicholson died Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at Northridge Medical Center. Mr. Johnsa was born in Duluth, GA and worked at Resilux America. Mr. Jo ...

Lumpkin

Earl Eugene McDonald, 58, Dahlonega
Mr. Earl Eugene McDonald, age 58, of Dahlonega died July 17.He was the son of the late Roy Clyde McDonald. and was also preceded in death by a brother, Clinton McDonald. Earl was a ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died