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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Oct 7th, 2017

Forsyth

Joseph Anthony Tomasino, age 81, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, November 7, 2017. He was a retired Educator from the State of New York. No services are scheduled at this time. ...

Habersham

Nora Mae Barrett, 91, Clarkesville
Nora Mae Burch Barrett, of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017 following an extended illness. Mrs. Barrett was born on August 8, 1920 in Hiawassee, Ge ...
Carol Ann Brown, 54, Clarkesville
Carol Ann Brown, age 54 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017. Born in Commerce, Georgia on May 9, 1963, but raised in New Holland, she was the daughter of t ...
James “Fly Rod” Goselin, 46, Clarkesville
   Mr. James “Fly Rod” Goselin age 46 of Commerce, Ga passed away on Saturday October 07, 2017 in Clarkesville, Georgia.      &nbs ...
Audrey Holbrook Hulsey, 87, Mt. Airy
Audrey Holbrook Hulsey, age 87 of Mt. Airy, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017. Born on January 15, 1930 in Turnerville, Georgia, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and ...
Bobby Joe Smelcer, 83, Cornelia
Bobby Joe Smelcer, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia, passed away on Saturday October 7, 2017 following an extended illness. Mr. Smelcer was born on November 17, 1933 in Habersham Co ...
Joe Smelcer, 83, Cornelia
Joe Smelcer, age 83, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday October 7, 2017.   Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Whitfield Funeral Home & Cr ...

Hall

Judith Free “Judy” Ferguson, 76, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Judith Free “Judy” Ferguson, age 76, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017. She is survived by her husband of fifty-six years, Dr. Jim ...
The Huu Vo, 76, Gainesville
Mr. The Huu Vo, 76, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, October 7, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. The family will receive friends at ...

Other

Nancy Blissitt West, 78, Loganville
Nancy Blissitt West, age 78, of Loganville passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017.  A memorial service will be held 7:00 pm Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Lawson Funeral Ho ...

White

Hans-Joachim Schacht, beloved husband, father and grandfather, passed away on October 7, 2017 after having survived four battles with cancer. He was born in Germany on February 14, ...
Josephine Sutton, 83, Cleveland
Josephine Sutton, age 83 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, October 7, 2017 at her residence. Josephine was born April 15, 1934 in Cleveland to the late Fletcher and Dorothy Ab ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.