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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Feb 19th, 2018

Forsyth

John D. Scholl, 95, Cumming
John D. Scholl of Cumming, GA. born August 3, 1923 in Laporte, IN to John and Margaret (Steinfeldt) Scholl, married Winifred V. Jourdain, who preceded him in death , at LaPorte Dec ...
Harold Edward Waters, Sr., 83, of Cumming passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018.  A native of Dahlonega, Harold had lived here for the last 45 years after moving here from Atl ...

Gwinnett

Valentina Vazemiller, 76, Lawrenceville
Valentina Vazemiller, age 76, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Monday, February 19, 2018. She was preceded in death on September 20, 2015 by her husband, Edward Vazemiller. She ...

Habersham

Janie Whitfield Hicks, 82, Demorest
  Mrs. Janie Whitfield Hicks, age 82 of Demorest, Georgia passed away Monday, February 19, 2018 at her residence. A daughter of the late Ed and Ida Dooley Whitfield, she ...

Hall

Louise Coffee Chapman, 101, Gainesville
Louise Coffee Chapman went to be with Jesus on February 19, 2018 at the age of 101.   She was preceded in death by her husband, T.J. Chapman; parents, John and Louisa ...
Dennis Wayne Morgan, 56, Buford
Mr. Dennis Wayne Morgan, age 56, of Buford passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018 at his residence. Memorial Services will be 3:00 p.m., Monday, February 19, 2018 in the Chapel ...
Evelyn Cantrell Smith, 86, Gainesville
Evelyn Cantrell Smith, 86 of Gainesville passed away Sunday February 18, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A lifetime resident of Gainesville, Mrs. Smith was the dau ...
Charlene Turner, 74, Flowery Branch
Charlene Turner, 74, of Flowery Branch passed away Saturday February 17, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a sudden illness. Born March 13, 1943 in Brunswick, G ...
Edwin Wheeler, 78, Gainesvill
Edwin Wheeler Jr. age 78 of Gainesville, GA passed away on February 16, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at Bethel AME church, 900 Mill Street, Gainesville, GA at 1:00 PM.  ...

Jackson

Christine Sarah Boyes, 95, Hoschton
Christine Sarah Boyes, age 95, of Hoschton passed away Saturday, February 17, 2018.  Graveside services will be held 1:00 pm Tuesday, February 20, 2018 at Riverview Memorial P ...
Edna Wood Brown, 91, Commerce
Edna Wood Brown, age 91 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.   Born in Maysville, GA on Aug. 28, 1926, she was the daughter of the late R.J. and Cleo Nicho ...
Jack Charles Freeman, 88, Jefferson
Jack Charles Freeman, 88, of Jefferson, Ga, made is his way home to Jesus on February 19, 2018.  Charles left this world surrounded by loved ones, knowing he had accomplished ...
Angela Rose Hale, 58, Nicholson
Mrs. Angela Rose Hale, age 58, of Nicholson died Monday, February 19, 2018 at her residence.  Mrs. Hale was born in Nicholson to the late, W.C. and Grace Kittle Brown.  M ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Walter Richard “Dicky” Nixon, age 76 of Athens, Georgia (South Jackson Community) who entered into rest Sunday, February 1 ...

Lumpkin

Mattie Blondene Bryan, 78, Dahlonega
Mrs. Mattie Blondene Bryan, age 78 of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, February 19, 2018.   Mrs. Bryan was born in Suches on June 25, 1939 to the late Homer and Mabell Wil ...
'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