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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 ...
‘Lean On Me,’ ‘Lovely Day’ singer Bill Withers dies at 81
Singer Bill Withers has died
Joseph Lowery, civil rights leader and MLK aide, dies at 98
The Rev. Joseph E
Harlem Globetrotters great Curly Neal dies at 77
Fred “Curly” Neal, the dribbling wizard who entertained millions with the Harlem Globetrotters for parts of three decades, has died
Henry Skipper, former Flowery Branch mayor, dies at 96
Henry Skipper, a former mayor and city councilman for the city of Flowery Branch, died Tuesday at the age of 96.
Singer, actor, 'The Gambler': Kenny Rogers dies at 81
Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop, has died at 81
Former dean at Gainesville College dies
A former dean at what was then Gainesville College, Steve Gurr, has died at the age of 78.
Lyle Waggoner, foil on 'The Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 84
Lyle Waggoner, who played comic foil on “The Carol Burnett Show," has died
'Exorcist' actor Max von Sydow dies at age 90
Max von Sydow, the self-described “shy boy”-turned-actor who played the priest in the horror classic “The Exorcist,” has died