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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Oct 30th, 2018

Banks

Benjamin “Benny” Franklin Morris, age 75 of Gillsville, GA passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018 at his residence. Born on May 8, 1943 in Gillsville, GA, he was the son ...

Gwinnett

Charles Ebb Scott, 68, Buford
Charles Ebb Scott, age 68 of Buford, GA, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Northeast GA Medical Center.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Gladys Maddox Scott; ...

Hall

Regina Inez Miller “Sam” Gunter, 87, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully on Tuesday October 30, 2018 at the Waterford at Oakwood Memory Care Facility where she was b ...
Michael J. “Mike” Grindle, 54, Flowery Branch
  Michael J. “Mike” Grindle, age 54 of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced ...
Marilyn Elizabeth Joiner, 84, Gainesville
Marilyn Elizabeth Joiner, age 84 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Mrs. Joiner was of the Methodist Faith and a member of New Hope United Methodist Chu ...

Jackson

Betty Jean Brooks, 88, Maysville
Mrs. Betty Jean Brooks, age 88, of Maysville, GA died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Mrs. Brooks was born in Maysville to the late Lewis and Louise Wil ...
Myron “Ron” Bernard Hubers, age 68, of Braselton passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018. Memorial services will be held 10:00 am Friday, November 2, 2018 at 12Stone C ...
Janice Emily Crumley Lynn, 58, Jefferson
Janice Emily Crumley Lynn, age 58 of Jefferson, GA passed away Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018. Born on Aug. 4, 1960 in Commerce, GA, she was the daughter of the late William Daniel & ...

Other

Eris McGee Phillips, 86, Hartwell formerly of Buford
Eris McGee Phillips, age 86, of Hartwell, GA and formally of Buford GA passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2018. She was preceded in death by husband William "Bill" Ph ...

Stephens

Kendall L. Todd., Sr, passed away on October 30, 2018, after a brief illness at Gwinnett Medical Center in Lawrenceville, Georgia. He was born in Toccoa, Georgia on March 20, 1 ...
Ms. Kathryn Marie Woodruff, age 59 of Kendrick Drive, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A daughter of the late Wesley John Wo ...
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