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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Nov 26th, 2018

Forsyth

Aaron Jacob Chitwood, 77, Toccoa
Mr. Aaron Jacob Chitwood, age 77 of Rickman Street, Toccoa passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Gettis and Effie Durham Chitw ...
Tony Fico, Cumming
Tony Fico, 79, passed away on November 26, 2018. He was born on December 19, 1938 in Brooklyn, New York, son of the late Teresa and Sam Fico.  Tony grew up in Brooklyn, liv ...

Gwinnett

Jamie Allen Haeseler, 61, Duluth
Jamie Allen Haeseler, age 61 of Duluth, GA, died suddenly, Thursday, November 15, 2018. Mr. Haeseler has been cremated and an interment service will be held Saturday, December 1, 2 ...
Paul David Schroder, 60, Auburn
Paul David Schroder, age 60, of Auburn, GA passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018. He is survived by his Parents, William Frederick Schroder and Norine Schroder, Tucker, GA;  ...

Habersham

Joan Lee Siler “Sam” Canup, born July 3, 1939 in Fort Wayne, Indiana, died September 26, 2018 in Habersham County, Georgia. She received her B.A. in English and Spee ...

Hall

Terry Grant Hall, 78, Gainesville
Terry Grant Hall, 78 of Young Harris, GA passed away Thursday, November 22, 2018 in Gainesville, GA. He retired from farming in 1998 and then worked for a few years with the Escamb ...
Sandra Lou Haynes, 76, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Sandra Lou Haynes, age 76, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, November 26, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by her family. Funera ...
Richard Laney, 87, Flowery Branch
Landy, Richard, 87 years young, of Flowery Branch, Georgia died November 26th 2018.He was born on June 23rd, 1931 in Cheesemont, County Tipperary, Ireland, to parents John and Alic ...
Tyler Parsons, 25, Oakwood
  Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Tyler Parsons, age 25 of Oakwood, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, November 26, 2018.  Mr. Parsons was born in Law ...

Jackson

Mrs. Bertha Louise “LouLou” Maxwell, age 89, of Commerce, GA died Monday, November 26, 2018 at her residence.  Mrs. Maxwell was born in Commerce to the late Joel H ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Michael “Mike” Lake Rector, age 68 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, November 24, 2018.  Mr. Rect ...
Martha Louise Mauldin, 75, Commerce
  Mrs. Martha Louise Mauldin, age 75, of Commerce, GA died Monday, November 26, 2018 at Northridge Medical Center.  Mrs. Mauldin was born in Commerce to the late Fred ...

Lumpkin

Bruce Henry Stringer, 82, Murrayville
Mr. Bruce Henry Stringer, age 82, of Murrayville passed away Monday, November 26, 2018. Bruce was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born on January ...

Stephens

Rebecca “Becky” Jarrard Phillips, age 73 of Toccoa, passed away on Saturday, November 24, 2018. Born on December 10, 1944, in Savannah, Georgia, she was a daughter o ...

White

Thelma Leigh Lance, 76, Cleveland
Thelma Leigh Seabolt Lance, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018. Mrs. Lance was born on December 16, 1941, in Union County, to the late Arch and Julia ...
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died
Racing legend Junior Johnson passes away at age 88
NASCAR Hall of Fame member and 1960 Daytona 500 winner Junior Johnson has died. Johnson, the former moonshiner turned winning NASCAR driver and championship winning team owner, was 88 years of age.
Motorsports safety pioneer Bill Simpson dies after stroke
Bill Simpson, a pioneer in motorsports safety credited with creating equipment that saved too many drivers to count from death or serious injury, died Monday from complications of a stroke suffered three days earlier.