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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Dec 5th, 2017

Banks

Edward Mize, Homer
Ivie Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Edward Mize of Tamarac, Fl formally of Homer, Ga., who passed away on December 5, 2017.  Mr. Mize was the son of the late Vio ...
James Earl Whitlock, 74, Commerce
James Earl Whitlock, age 74 of Commerce, GA passed away Friday, Jan. 05, 2018 at his residence.   Born in Jefferson, GA on April 23, 1943 to the late Comer L. and Kathle ...

Forsyth

Daniel Jeffrey Brunick, 44, Cumming
Daniel Jeffrey Brunick, age 44, of Cumming, passed away on Saturday, December 2, 2017. He was a member of Alpharetta First United Methodist Church and was a Cub Scout Den Leader. H ...
Hoyt 'Lamar' Holbrook, 80, Cumming
Hoyt “Lamar” Holbrook, age 80, of Cumming, passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Lamar was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. He was prece ...

Gwinnett

Christine Mitchell Adams, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away Friday, January 5, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-seven years, Ralph Adams; son, Barney Adams; ...
Edward (Ted) Hodge, 72, Buford
Edward (Ted) Hodge, age 72, of Buford, Ga, passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents Al & Ellie Gorski Ollert; father Edw ...

Hall

Mr. Billy “Bill” Harold Godwin, 77, of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Memorial Park Funera ...

Jackson

Zoltan Lakatos, 63, Jefferson
Zoltan Lakatos, age 63, of Jefferson, GA, died Tuesday, December 5, 2017. A funeral service will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 at 1:00 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chapel. ...

Lumpkin

Barbara Hensley Lowe, 77, Dahlonega
Mrs. Barbara Hensley Lowe, age 77, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Tuesday December 5, 2017 after an extended illness. Mrs. Lowe was born and raised in LaFayette, Georgia and ...

Other

Charlie Andrew McAlister, age 63 of Royston, GA passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017.   Born on March 09, 1954 in Demorest, GA, Mr. McAlister was the son of Adell Wilson Mc ...
Joan A. Little, 61, Waleska
Joan A. Little, 61, of Waleska passed away Tuesday December 5, 2017 at Season’s Hospice following a short illness. Born June 24, 1956 to the late E. R. “Chick” ...

White

Bryan Craig Jennings, 55, Sautee
Bryan Craig Jennings, age 55 of Sautee, passed away on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at his residence. Mr. Jennings was born on March 10, 1962 in Atlanta, Georgia, to Dean Cox Jenni ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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