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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Dec 1st, 2018

Habersham

Linda Trotter Frankum, 74, Demorest
Linda Trotter Frankum, age 74, of Demorest, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018. Mrs. Frankum was born on October 23, 2018 in Habersham County, Georgia to the lat ...

Hall

Donna Irene Failyer, 96, Gainesville
Donna Irene Failyer, 96, of Gainesville passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 at New Horizons following an extended illness. Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, ...
Paula Ball Newkirk, 84, Gainesville
Paula Ball Newkirk, 84, of Gainesville,  passed away Saturday December 1, 2018.  She was born on 6 June 1934 to Edgar and Pauline Ball of Gainesville. “Ca ...

Jackson

Geneva Fletcher Weldon, 92, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Geneva Fletcher Weldon, age 92 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Saturday, December 1, 2018.  Mrs. Weldon was born in ...

Lumpkin

Larry Townsend DePriest, 78, Dahlonega
Larry Townsend DePriest of Dahlonega passed away at the age of 78 on Saturday, December 1 following a brief hospitalization. An alumnus of both the University of Tennessee and the ...
Homer Lee Davis, 75, Dahlonega
Homer Lee Davis, age 75 of Dahlonega, passed away on December 1, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was born in Douglas, Georgia to Bryant and Lois Davis on Februar ...

Stephens

Mr. Calvin Freeman Culpepper, 81 of Toccoa, Georgia went home to be with his Lord Saturday, December 1, 2018 in hospice care, Northeast Georgia Medical Center. He was born Febru ...
William Stark Mayhue, 71, Toccoa
Mr. William Stark Mayhue, age 71 of Moreland Drive, Toccoa passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Stark and Opal Hendrix Mayhue, he was born ...
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