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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Nov 5th, 2016

Barrow

Mary Sue Chandler, 88, Winder
Mrs. Mary Sue Chandler, age 88, of Winder, Georgia passed away November 5, 2016 at her residence.  A lifelong resident of Barrow County, she was a daughter of the late&nb ...

Forsyth

Marlene A. Sagnelli passed away November 5, 2016.  Loving daughter of Anna and William Morganstern.  She was born and raised in Stamford, Connecticut where she met her hu ...
Paul H. Schneider, 74, Cumming
Paul H. Schneider, age 74, of Cumming, GA, passed away on November 5, 2016, after a brief illness. Paul was born December 16, 1941, in Bellwood, Illinois, to the late Harry and Edn ...
Floyd Dupree Spratlin, 90, Cumming
Floyd Dupree Spratlin, 90, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, November 05, 2016 at The Gardens of Roswell, Suwanee Dr.  Arrangements by McDonald and Son Funeral Home, Cu ...

Habersham

Mary Long Brewer, 68, Baldwin
Mary Long Brewer, age 68, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016.   Mrs. Brewer was born on October 18, 1948, in Greenville, South Carolina, to the l ...

Hall

Ernest Frank Abercrombie, 67, Flowery Branch
Ernest Frank Abercrombie age 67 of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday November 5. Memorial Service 2:00 p.m. Friday River Forks Park Pavilion. Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesvil ...
Alan Dexter Williams, Sr., 61, Gainesville
Mr. Alan Dexter Williams, Sr. age 61 of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016 at his residence following a sudden illness. Mr. Williams was born June 7 ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Patricia “Pat” Silman Love, age 71, of Commerce, Georgia, who passed away on Saturday, November 5, 2016. Mrs. Love was bo ...

Stephens

James Henry Whiten, 88, Toccoa
Mr. James Henry Whiten, age 88 of 1633 Talmadge Drive, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Henry Benjam ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.