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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 19th, 2017

Forsyth

Jonathan Mark Cain of Cumming, GA passed away peacefully at his home on November 19, 2017. Mark was born on July 24, 1962 in Fayetteville, NC to William “Bill” and the ...
Melanie Lewis Shadburn has passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on November 19, 2017 at 7:32pm. She is survived by her husband of 20 years Waylon Shadburn. Her fo ...

Habersham

Walter Ivester Holbrook, 85, Clarkesville
Walter Ivester Holbrook, age 85, of Clarkesville passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017. Born in Habersham County on March 28, 1932, Mr. Holbrook was the son of the late Wilmer H ...

Hall

Priscilla Barner Burnsed, 73, Gainesville
Priscilla Barner Burnsed, age 73, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Memoria ...

Lumpkin

Jack 'Bud' Moss Adams, 72, Dahlonega
Mr. Jack M. “Bud” Adams, age 72, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017. Bud was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was born on Augus ...

Stephens

Mrs. Brenda Jean Bruce Dickerson, age 73 of 148 Scott Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the la ...
Mr. George Edward Rollins, Jr., age 87 of 155 Oak Creek Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017 at Brookside Senior Living, Commerce, Georgia. A son of the ...

White

Emily Nell Kircher, 71, Cleveland
  Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Emily Nell Kircher, age 71 of Cleveland. Emily passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017. Emily was born in L ...
Emily Kirscher, 71, Cleveland
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Emily Nell Kirscher, age 71 of Cleveland. Mrs. Kirscher passed away Sunday, November 19, 2017. Funeral arrangements ar ...
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.