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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 21st, 2017

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Billy M. Bottoms, 61, Cumming
Billy M. Bottoms, 61, of Cumming passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Billy was a member of Cumming Second Baptist Church and was saved as a 10 year old boy at Mount Tabor Bapti ...

Habersham

Coleman Allen, Cornelia
Coleman Allen passed away on November 21, 2017 following an extended illness. He is survived by his son and Drew and daughter-in-law Amber and his grandchildren, Penelope Jane a ...

Hall

  John Robert "Bob" Wofford Jr., 75, of Gainesville passed away on November 21, 2017.    He was born in Memphis, TN on November 4, 1942, to the la ...

Jackson

Nancy Richey Sims Stancil, age 82, of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, Nov. 21, 2017.   Born on Sept. 10, 1935 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late Richey ...

Stephens

Dwaine Youngblood, 91, Toccoa
Mr. Dwaine Youngblood, age 91 of 283 Easy Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Frank and Vio ...
Jimmy Milton Cason, 70, Eastanollee
  Mr. Jimmy Milton Cason, age 70 went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.   A son of the late Foy Milton and Agnes Biggs Cason, he was born ...
Mr. William Albert Cordell, age 72, of Bobby Street in Toccoa passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017 at Landmark Hospital located in Athens, Georgia. He was born February 3 ...

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Laurie Leigh Shelnut, 61, Cleveland
Mrs. Laurie Leigh Shelnut, age 61, of Cleveland, passed away Tuesday, November 21, 2017. Laurie was born in Hall County to the late Kenneth and Vivian Davenport Chambers. She wa ...
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme
Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbor Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103
Former NASCAR, IndyCar racer John Andretti passes away
Veteran race car driver John Andretti passed away on Thursday at the age of 56. Andretti, the nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti, was diagnosed in 2017 with colon cancer.