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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 1st, 2012

Dawson

Helen Hamby, 87, Dawsonville
Helen Hamby, 87, of Dawsonville passed away Tuesday July 31, 2012 at Embracing Hospice following a period of declining health.Born October 25, 1924 in Glenmary, Tennessee to the la ...

Habersham

Carmen Hernandez, 29, Cornelia
Carmen Misael Maturino Hernandez, age 29 of Cornelia, passed away Wednesday, August 01, 2012. Born in Saluatierra Guanajuato, Mexico on March 03, 1983, he was a son of Antonio Matu ...
Rebecca D. Heidle, 79, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Rebecca D. Heidle, age 79, of Clarkesville will be held on Saturday, August 4, 2012 at 11:00 AM from the Bethlehem Baptist Church. Interment will follow the se ...

Hall

Dorothy Helen Overdorff, 93, Gainesville
Dorothy Helen Overdorff, 93, formerly from Indiana, PA passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Bell Minor Home, Gainesville, GA. Born February 10, 1919 in Blairsv ...
James David Mackler, 65, Gainesville
James David Mackler, age 65, of Gainesville, passed away Wednesday, August 1, 2012. Survivors include wife Gail Mackler of Gainesville; children, B.J. Mackler of Gainesville, Ste ...
Kent Adam Lewis, 40, Gainesville
Kent Adam Lewis, 40, left this earth for Heaven on Wednesday, August 1, 2012. Kent was deeply loved by his wife of 15 years, Jennifer Whittaker Lewis, and his two "daddy' ...
Linwood Gray Hudson, 76, Gainesville
Linwood Gray Hudson, age 76, of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Ralph Eugene Crump, 63, Gainesville
Ralph Eugene Crump, age 63 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at McLeod Regional Medical Center following an extended illness. Private memorial ser ...

Jackson

Lynda Green Garrett, 65, Nicholson
Mrs. Lynda Green Garrett, age 65 of Nicholson died peacefully on August 1, 2012 at her residence after a 15 yr struggle with emphysema. She was born in Nebraska to the late, Edwar ...

Other

Evelyn Gertrude Darnell, 82, Woodstock
Evelyn Gertrude Darnell, age 82 of Woodstock, passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Woodstock Estates Assisted Living following an extended illness.Memorial services are sche ...

White

Richard Dorman Bush, 77, Cleveland
Alexander Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mr. Richard Dorman Bush, age 77 of Cleveland. Mr. Bush passed away Wednesday, August 01, 2012. Memorial services are sche ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86