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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 11th, 2018

Forsyth

Ruth Eleanor Bond, 95, Cumming
Ruth Eleanor Bond, age 95, of Cumming, GA., passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018. She was born in 1923, to the late Elmer and Ida Fisher. In addition to her parents, she is preced ...
Velma Jean Gazaway, 82, Cumming
Velma Jean Gazaway, 82, of Cumming passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018. She was a long-time attendee of Lanierland Music Park and was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.&nbs ...

Habersham

Earnest Jay McCollum, 70, Demorest
Earnest Jay McCollum, age 70, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Susan; daughter, Melissa Lovell; son, Daniel McCollum; sister and ...

Hall

Dina Delacruz, 55, Gainesville
  Dina Delacruz, age 55, of Gainesville, GA passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 following a brief illness. She was a teacher at The Goddard School and a wonderful wife ...

Jackson

Garry Russell Fancher, 72, Athens
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Garry Russell Fancher, age 72, of Athens, Georgia, (south Jackson county community) who passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2018. Mr. ...

Other

Karen McCollum Cleveland, 66 of Lavonia passed away Sunday November 11, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. The family will have a memorial service at a later date. ...
Montese Phillips, 88, Apharetta
Montese Phillips, age 88 of Alpharetta, Georgia, passed away Thursday, November 8, 2018. No services are planned at this time. Care and trust placed in McDonald and Son Funeral ...

Stephens

William Reeves Harrison, 77, Eastanollee
Mr. William Reeves Harrison, age 77, residing on East Silver Shoals Road in Eastanollee passed away Saturday, November 10, 2018 at Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Ca ...

White

Nancy Ballard Droege, 61, Cleveland
  Nancy Ballard Droege, age 61 of Cleveland, formerly of Fort Wayne, Indiana, went home to Jesus on Sunday, November 11, 2018, after extended illnesses. Mrs. Droege was ...
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103
Former NASCAR, IndyCar racer John Andretti passes away
Veteran race car driver John Andretti passed away on Thursday at the age of 56. Andretti, the nephew of Indianapolis 500 winner Mario Andretti, was diagnosed in 2017 with colon cancer.
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died