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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 15th, 2018

Banks

Mr. John Milton “Mickey” Galloway age 81 of Homer died Thursday, February 15, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Galloway was born in Baldwin to the late, Roy and Estelle ...

Dawson

Mr. Philip “Phil” Harold Aubertine, age 76, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday, February 15, 2018.   Mr. Aubertine was born in New Bedford, Massachusetts ...
Rev. Emerson Payne, 86, Dawsonville
Rev. Emerson Payne, age 86, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Rev. Payne has pastored several churches in the area. He served in Korea, during his mil ...
Matthew Paul Waldrip, 29, Dawsonville
Matthew Paul Waldrip, 29, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA.  He was a life long resident of D ...

Forsyth

Katherine Dural, 68, Cumming
Katherine Dural 68 of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 5, 2018. A service will be held in Florida at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Gwinnett

Faye Millwood Holman, 85, Buford
Faye Millwood Holman, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty years, Roy Lee Holman; and son, Kim Holman ...

Habersham

Judy Cook, 70, Clarkesville
Judy Cook, age 70, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Mrs. Cook was born on March 10, 1947, in Atlanta, Georgia. She was preceded in dea ...
Helen Dominy Sikes, 94, Cornelia
Helen Dominy Sikes, a longtime resident of both Laurens and Habersham Counties, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. She was 94.  Mrs. Sikes was born on August 23, 1 ...

Hall

Christopher David Thronson, 42, Gainesville
Christopher David Thronson, 42, of Gainesville, GA., passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.   He was born on December 19, 1975 in Pensacola, FL.   A priv ...

Lumpkin

Charles Thomas (Tom) Brown, Ph.D., of Dahlonega, GA and former resident of Atlanta, GA, lost his courageous battle with glioblastoma brain cancer on February 15, 2018. Tom was b ...

White

Sara Lynn McKibben Sledge, age 96 of Sautee, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018. Mrs. Sledge was born on March 13, 1921, in Edwardsville, Alabama, to the late General Fo ...
Sara Lynn McKibben Sledge, age 96 of Sautee, passed away on Thursday, February 15, 2018.  Mrs. Sledge was born on March 13, 1921, in Edwardsville, Alabama, to the late Gene ...
'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
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