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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Nov 7th, 2015

Barrow

Michael Allen Thompson, age 49, of Auburn passed away Saturday, November 7, 2015.  He loved woodworking, drawing, crocheting and small engine repair.  He loved all of his ...

Forsyth

Wilbur Stuart Hamrick, 78, Cumming
Wilbur Stuart Hamrick, age 78 of Cumming passed away November 7, 2015 after a long illness.   Arrangements will be announced at a later date.   Ingram Funeral ...

Habersham

Roger Anthony Allen, 56, Demorest
Roger Anthony Allen, age 56 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Saturday, November 08, 2015.   Born in Habersham County, Georgia on April 07, 1959, Roger was a son of Claude ...
Delphia Moses Laughridge, 90, Demorest
Delphia Moses Laughridge, age 90 of Demorest, and formerly of Morganton, North Carolina, passed away Saturday, November 7, 2015. Born in Morganton, North Carolina on August 21, ...

Hall

Funeral Services will be held 2:00pm Monday November 9, 2015 in the Blackshear Place Baptist Church for Nellie Mae Loggins Sellers, 84, of Oakwood, Ga. Interment will be in ...

Jackson

 Rose Elizabeth Whitfield Leachman, age 96 of Commerce, GA passed away Saturday November 07, 2015.    She was the daughter of the late Norman and Lelia Massey ...
Marvin Randall Whitlock, 67, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Marvin Randall Whitlock, age 67, of Jefferson, Georgia who passed away on Saturday, November 7, 2015. Mr. Whitlock was born in Jeffers ...

Lumpkin

Angel Lynn Grindle, 27, Dahlonega
Angel Lynn Grindle, age 27, of Dahlonega, GA passed away Thursday, November 5, 2015 at the Northeast GA Medical Center in Gainesville, GA   Angel was a native and lifelo ...

Other

Glenn Ray Turner, 58, Inman, SC
Mr. Glenn Ray Turner, age 58, of Inman, South Carolina passed away Saturday, November 7, 2015 after following a sudden illness.   Glenn was born June 15, 1957. He worked ...

Stephens

Marion Shumake Kent, 87, Toccoa
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Marion Shumake Kent, age 87 of Toccoa, Georgia, formerly of Jefferson and Macon, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, November 7, ...
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