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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Nov 24th, 2018


Richard Kevin Blair, 66, Auburn
Richard Kevin Blair, age 66, of Auburn, GA passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. He was preceded by his parents,  Samuel and Oma Counts Blair. He is survived by his daughte ...
Mitchell Morton, 55, Statham
Mitchell Morton, age 55 of Statham, GA and formerly of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, Fred and Bertie J. Morton. He ...


Donald Charles Heber, 83, Cumming
Mr. Donald Charles Heber 83, of Cumming, Ga passed away on November 24, 2018. Mr. Heber was a proud member of the United States Navy. He is survived by his loving wife Darlen ...
Mary Kathryn “Mama Better” Ledbetter, age 99, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. Mama Better was the oldest member of New Harmony Baptist Church. She ...
Tommy Lynn Smith, 59, Cumming
Tommy Lynn (5 Toe’s) Smith, age 59, of Cumming, passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018. 5 Toe’s enjoyed life to the fullest and a very caring and giving person. He was ...


Ricky Keith Jenkins, 66, Clarkesville
Ricky Keith Jenkins, age 66 of Clarkesville, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. Born on September 4, 1952, he was a son of the late Rupert and Lucy Nicholson Jenkins.&n ...


Geraldine L. Braswell, 94, Gainesville
Mrs. Geraldine "Geri" L. Braswell, 94 of Gainesville passed away Saturday November 24, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A native of Metter, Ga., Mrs. Br ...
Charles Thomas Dennard, Sr., 78, Gainesville
Mr. Charles Thomas Dennard, Sr., age 78 of Gainesville, passed away on November 24, 2018. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at t ...
Irma Ramirez Hernandez, 56, Oakwood
Irma Ramirez Hernandez age 56 of Oakwood, Ga. died Saturday November 24, 2018 at the N.E. Ga. Medical Center.   Irma was born in Durango, Mexico, she was a homemaker and ...
Mirna Magdalena Palacios-Garcia, 44, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Funeral service will be held on Monday, Novemb ...


Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Shirley Fay Wood Satterfield, age 82 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, November 24, 2018.  Mrs. Satterfield ...
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
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died