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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Nov 22nd, 2017

Forsyth

Sue Davenport Cochran, 75, Cumming
Sue Davenport Cochran, 75, of Cumming, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 after a brief illness.   Born October 15, 1942 to Robert and Edythe Davenport in Southern ...

Habersham

Larry Junior Pendley, 69, Cornelia
Larry Junior Pendley, age 69, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, November 29, 2017. No Formal Services to be held. Arrangements are in care of Whitfield Funeral H ...
Ralph James Cody, inf, Clarkesville
Ralph James Cody, infant son of Logan James Cody & Sierra MacLachlan of Clarkesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. ...

Hall

Ernest C. King, 76, Flowery Branch
Ernest C. King, age 76, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017. He was born in West Virginia and spent the past 20 years in the Gainesville, GA area. He re ...
Pearl E. Smith, 90, Oakwood
Pearl E. Smith, age 90, of Oakwood, GA passed away on Tuesday, October 31, 2017. She was preceded in death by her parents, Bryant and Lorene Jeffery; husbands, Lawrence Walburn, Ja ...

Lumpkin

Donnie Lee Bryant, 62, Dahlonega
Mr. Donnie Lee Bryant age 62 of Dahlonega passed away on Wednesday November 22, 2017 at Kings Mountain Hospital in Kings Mountain, North Carolina following a sudden illness. Fu ...
Patricia Graziano, 93, Dahlonega
Patricia Graziano, age 93, passed away peacefully on November 22, 2017 in her home in Dahlonega, GA surrounded by her loving family.  Pat is preceded in death by her hu ...

Stephens

Mrs. Mary Sue Crawford Bolman, age 76 of Toccoa passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017 surrounded by her family.   A daughter of the late Harold and Florine Simmons Craw ...

White

Eugene Ewert, 72, Cleveland
Eugene Ewert of Cleveland passed away on Wednesday, November 22, 2017 surrounded by his loving wife and children.  Gene was born June 18, 1945 to the late Marie and George Ewe ...
Reba Lee Thomas, 84, Cleveland
Reba Lee Thomas, age 84, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Mrs. Thomas was born December 4, 1932 in Lumpkin County to the late Oscar and Lillie Sutton Helt ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86