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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Dec 9th, 2017

Banks

Linda Sue Sears Beales age 59 of Homer passed away Saturday December 9, 2017 at her residence.   Mrs. Beales was born December 8, 1958 in Homer to the late Charles Hoyt & ...

Gwinnett

Mary Frances Merritt Youngblood, age 91, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-two years, Samuel Perry Young ...

Habersham

Sheila Ann Church Davis, 73, Clarkesville
Funeral services for Sheila Ann Church Davis, age 73, of Clarkesville will be held on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Dr. James Ham ...

Hall

Jeraldine Paulette, 79, Buford
Jeraldine Paulette, age 79, of Buford, GA, died Saturday, December 9, 2017. Mrs. Paulette has been cremated and no service is scheduled at this time. Jeraldine was born in McDonoug ...
Bonnelle Lawson Valentine, 95, Gainesville
Bonnelle Lawson (Bonnie) Valentine, 95, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the home she loved so much.  She was born October 14, 1 ...

Jackson

Linda H. Cannon, 75, Commerce
Linda H. Cannon age 75 of Commerce passed away Saturday December 9, 2017 at Bentley Assisted Living.   Mrs. Cannon was born December 20, 1941 in Homer to the late Dixie Hagg ...
Tammy Free Saucier, 48, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Tammy Free Saucier, age 48 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, December 9, 2017.  Mrs. Saucier was born in Gai ...
Mary Natalie Seney, 76, Nicholson
Mary Natalie Seney, age 76, of Nicholson, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Nat was an avid horsewoman who loved to go down the trails on her beloved mare, Katie. ...

White

Mary Kathleen Curtis, 93, Sautee
Mary Kathleen Curtis, age 93 of Sautee, passed away on Saturday, December 9, 2017. Mrs. Curtis was born on May 28, 1924, in Clifty, Tennessee, to the late Guy and Mary Taylor Yo ...
Bonnie Elaine Sutton, 59, Cleveland
     Bonnie Elaine “Sissy” Sutton, age 59, of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.      ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
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