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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Oct 11th, 2015

Banks

Patrick Sherrold Ewalt, 62, Maysville
Patrick Sherrold Ewalt age 62 of Maysville passed away Sunday Oct. 11, 2015 at his residence. Mr. Ewalt was born Feb. 8, 1953 in Great Bend, Kansas to John Howard Ewalt and the ...

Forsyth

Kimberly Childress Hyde of Cumming, GA passed away on October 11, 2015. She is preceded in death by her father and mother-in-law Dallas and Louise Hyde, Jr. of Alpharetta.   ...
Joseph S. Einfalt, 48, Cumming
Joseph S. Einfalt 1966-2015 “Joe”, age 48 passed away peacefully on October 11th, 2015. Originally from Philadelphia, son of the late Joseph and Shirley Einfalt. ...

Hall

Ruth Jones Overby, 66, Gainesville
Mrs. Ruth Jones Overby, age 66, of Gainesville, GA, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, GA.   Ruth was born in Westm ...
Barbara Ann Douglas, 71, Gainesville
          Barbara Ann Douglas, age 71, of Gainesville, passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2015 at her residence following an extended i ...
  James (Jamie) Winford Evans II was born in Gainesville, Ga. on December 3, 1986 to James and Gloria Hailey Evans. He departed this life on Sunday October 11, 2015 at the ...
Helen Haskell McGahee, 90, Gainesville
Helen Haskell McGahee, 90 of Gainesville, GA formerly of Jacksonville, FL. Passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2015.   Born on August 1, 1925 in White Plains, NY. Mrs. Mc ...
Estelle Essie Flynn Parks, 88, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday October 13, 2015 in the Ward's Funeral Home Chapel for Estelle Essie Flynn Parks, age 88, of Gainesville. Rev. Charles Gran ...
Michael “Mike” Sullivan, age 51, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, following a sudden illness.   ...

Lumpkin

Thomas Hoyt Gooch Jr, 64, Dahlonega
Thomas Hoyt Gooch Jr., age 64, of Dahlonega, GA, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2015 at his home following a period of declining health.   Hoyt was born in Dahlonega, G ...

Other

Gary Leon Johnson, 60, Colbert
Gary Leon Johnson, age 60, of Colbert passed away Sunday, October 11, 2015.  No arrangements have been made.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.l ...
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