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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 28th, 2017

Banks

Funeral services are scheduled 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Gillsville Baptist Church for Charles A. “Chuck” Reece, 81, of Gillsville. Rev. Shannon Rhodes and Rev. Adam Crens ...

Forsyth

Neville Nelson Roden, 80, Cumming
Neville Nelson Roden, age 80, of Cumming passed away  Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Neville was a retired Sergeant First Class United States Army Veteran of 22 years. He is prec ...
Melford Barrett Herring, age 72, of Cumming, passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017. He was a beloved father and grandfather. He was a Veteran of the United States Army. Melford gr ...

Gwinnett

  Leokardia B. Buffington, age 90, of Duluth, GA passed away on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Mrs. Buffington is survived by her children, Stephanie G. Buffington, Decatur, G ...

Hall

Mrs. Jerry Elizabeth Patrick Boykin age 70 of Clermont passed away on Tuesday November 28, 2017 at Lanier Park New Horizons following an extended illness. Memorial services will ...
George Thomas, 87, Gainesville
George Thomas didn’t have a middle name. He didn’t need one. He made a superior name for himself in every aspect of his long life: as a husband, father, brother, busine ...

Jackson

Thomas Payne Corbett, 56, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Thomas Payne Corbett, age 56 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Mr. Corbett was born in Athens, G ...

Stephens

Harold Leroy Austin, 73, Martin
Mr. Harold Leroy Austin age 73 of Martin, Ga passed away on Tuesday November 28, 2017 at Stephens County Hospital following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Reverend John Wayne Chambers, Sr., age 74 of Ellen Court in Toccoa passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. A son of the late J.C. and Edna Crook Chambers ...
Oscar and Emmy-winning actor Cloris Leachman dies at 94
Cloris Leachman, a character actor whose depth of talent brought her an Oscar for the “The Last Picture Show” and Emmys for her comedic work in “The Mary Tyler Moore Show” and other TV series, has died
Russell Vandiver, former Lanier Tech president, dies at age 67
Russell Vandiver, former president of Lanier Technical College, passed away this week at the age of 67.
Larry King, broadcasting giant for half-century, dies at 87
Larry King has died at age 87 after a half-century in broadcasting that included interviews with presidents, movie stars and ordinary Joes
North Georgia real estate executive Frank Norton, Sr. dies at 92
Frank Norton, Sr., a Gainesville man who spent decades in the insurance and real estate industry in North Georgia, died Tuesday at the age of 92.
Lasorda, fiery Hall of Fame Dodgers manager, dies at 93
Tommy Lasorda, the fiery Hall of Fame manager who guided the Los Angeles Dodgers to two World Series titles and later became an ambassador for the sport he loved during his 71 years with the franchise, has died
The Latest: 'Gilligan's Island' star Wells dies, virus cited
Dawn Wells, who played the wholesome Mary Ann on the 1960s sitcom “Gilligan’s Island,” has died
Famed French designer Pierre Cardin dies at 98
France’s Academy of Fine Arts says Pierre Cardin, the French designer whose Space Age style was among the iconic looks of 20th century fashion, has died at 98
Attorney, philanthropist Phillip Sartain has died
Prominent Gainesville attorney and philanthropist Phillip Bond Sartain, known for his intelligence, his sense of humor and an unwavering commitment to his community, died peacefully Monday morning, his family said. He was 62.