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

Gwinnett

Philip R. Suriano, III, 65, Sugar Hill
Mr. Philip R. Suriano, III, age 65, of Sugar Hill passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017, surrounded by his family, following an extended illness. Funeral Services will be 12:00 p. ...

Habersham

Carl Lester “Bunker” PUCKETT, Jr., age 52, passed away on Tuesday, March 28, 2017, from chronic illness. He was the son of Carl Lester PUCKETT, Sr. and Mary Frances ...
Idus L. Herrin, 75, Cornelia
Idus Leonard Herrin, age 75 of Cornelia, passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at his residence on the Herrin Family Farm. Born in Habersham County on June 20, 1941, he was a son ...
John Clinton King, 47, Mt. Airy
John Clinton King, age 47 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2017. Born in Gwinnett County, Georgia on August 27, 1969, he was a son of Fred and Brenda King of Mt. Ai ...

Hall

Katherine Browning, 67, Oakwood
Katherine Browning, 67, of Oakwood, Ga passed away March 28, 2017 at her residence following an extended illness.  A funeral service will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, M ...
Benjamin Parks Kopp, 55, Flowery Branch
Benjamin Parks Kopp, 55, of Flowery Branch passed away unexpectedly on March 28th.  Ben was the son of Robert Gwynn Kopp and the late Joy Johnson Kopp.  He is also pre-de ...

Jackson

Susie Anna Stockton Cofield, 96, Pendergrass
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Susie Anna Stockton Cofield, age 96 of Pendergrass, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, March 28, 2017.  Mrs. Cofield was bor ...

Stephens

Toy Wesley Windsor, 76, Toccoa
Mr. Roy Wesley Windsor, age 76 of 287 Spring Branch Circle, Toccoa passed away Monday, March 27, 2017 at his residence. A son of the late John L. and Margaret Walters Windsor, h ...

White

Ralph M. Medlock III, 55, Sautee
Ralph M. Medlock III, age 55 of Sautee passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017. Mr. Medlock was born April 27, 1961 in Atlanta to Ralph Medlock Jr. and the late Amy Adderhold Medloc ...
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