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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Dec 7th, 2018

Forsyth

Walter Thomas Carry, 88, Cumming
Walter Thomas Carry, age 88 of Cumming, passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018. No services are scheduled at this time. Ingram Funeral Home in Cumming is in charge of arran ...
Jimmy Gossett, 78, Cumming
Jimmy Gossett, age 78, of Cumming, passed away Friday, December 7, 2018. Jimmy was born in Blountsville, AL to the late James and Reba Gossett on March 2, 1940. He was a former res ...

Gwinnett

Brenda Joyce Hornaday, 66, Dacula
Brenda Joyce Hornaday, age 66, of Dacula, GA passed away on Friday, December 7, 2018. She was preceded in death by her father, Doyle C. Hornaday. She is survived by her mother, Joy ...

Hall

Jacklyn Estelle Denise Tolbert, inf, Gainesville
Infant Jacklyn Estelle Denise Tolbert passed away Friday, December 7, 2018. Graveside Services will be 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at Memorial Park South Cemetery.&nbs ...
Peggy R. Bryant Allison Marchman, Age 70, of Oneida, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at her home in Oneida, Tennessee. Peggy was born on March 8, 1948 in Cu ...
Hazel Mullinax McKinzie, 86, Flowery Branch
Hazel Mullinax Mckinzie, age 86, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Friday, December 7, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-eight years, Sanford Mckinzie. She ...
Jessie Leon Truelove, 82, Clermont
Jessie Leon Truelove, 82 of Clermont passed away Friday December 7, 2018 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Truelove was the son of the late Leonard and L ...
Karen Elaine Savage Butler White, age 49, of Gainesville passed away Monday, December 3, 2018.  Karen loved the mountains, the beach and music. Karen was a member of the girl ...

Jackson

Lizzette G. Aikens, 90, Maysville
Mrs. Lizzette G. Aikens, age 90, of Maysville died Friday, December 7, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Mrs. Aikens was born in Gainesville to the late, George Dewey ...

Rabun

Joann Eleanor Taylor Wilson, age 81, of Clayton, GA., passed away on December 7, 2018. She was the daughter of the late Archie Taylor and Ruth Burman Taylor. Joann was born in T ...

Stephens

Mrs. Dorothy Joyce Marino Grose, age 87 of Greenhill Place in Toccoa, Ga. passed away Friday, December 7, 2018 at her home. A daughter of the late Michael James and Alma Brooks ...
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
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.