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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Nov 7th, 2017

Dawson

Debra Lynn "Esa" Derrett, 64, Dawsonville
  Debra Lynn “Esa” Derrett, 64, of Dawsonville walked with Jesus on November 7, 2017 at her home after an extensive battle with Cancer. Debra enjoyed spendin ...

Forsyth

John Edward Parker, 55, Cumming
John Edward Parker, age 55, of Cumming, GA, passed away Tuesday, November 7, 2017. He was a loving husband, father, brother, and son. John will always be remembered as a man with a ...

Hall

Judy Elaine Arrowsmith, 65, Gainesville
            Mrs. Judy Elaine Arrowsmith, age 65 of Gainesville, passed away on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at New Horizons Lani ...
Edward O. Payne III, 77, Gainesville
Edward O. Payne, III, 77 of Gainesville passed away Tuesday November 7, 2017 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center.   Services are incomplete at this time.   ...

Stephens

Aubrey Lee Capes, 71, Toccoa
Mr. Aubrey Lee Capes, age 71 of 174 Freeman Creek Circle passed away Tuesday, November 7, 2017. A son of the late Homer and Alice Whitlock Capes, he was born November 29, 1945 i ...

White

Keith Edward Arey, 60, Cleveland
Keith Edward Arey, age 60, of Cleveland, GA passed away on Saturday, November 4, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Edward and Nancy Jane Ward Arey. Mr. Arey is ...
Ronald Wayne Roberts, 70, Cleveland
Ronald Wayne Roberts died on November 7, 2017 at his home in Cleveland Ga at the age of 70 after a battle with stage 4 lung cancer.   Wayne is survived by his son, Randy S ...
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died
Michael Constantine of 'My Big Fat Greek Wedding' dies at 94
Michael Constantine, an Emmy Award-winning character actor who reached worldwide fame playing the Windex bottle-toting father of the bride in the 2002 film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding,” has died