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Local Obits for Tue. Feb 6th, 2018

Banks

Dempsey H. Pruitt, 77, Homer
Dempsey H. Pruitt, age 77, of Homer, GA passed away Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018.   Born on Aug. 01, 1940 in Carnesville, GA, Mr. Pruitt was the son of the late Ralph Pruitt, R ...

Forsyth

Mrs. Nancy Elaine Minchew Campbell, age 58 of 18 Robin Circle, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at Emory University Hospital. A daughter of Peggy Roland Min ...
Donald Eugene Ogletree, 82, Cumming
Mr. Donald Eugene Ogletree age 82 of Cumming, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 06, 2018 at Gwinnett Hospital following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for ...
Brian Potter, 56, Cumming
Brian Potter 56, of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 6, 2018. Services will be held at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements b ...
Evelyn Lahage, 82, Cumming
Evelyn Lahage 82 of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 6, 2016. No services are scheduled at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. Arrangements ...
Craig Steven Richards, 57, Cumming
Craig Steven Richards 57, of Cumming, Ga passed away on February 6, 2018.  No services are planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.com. ...

Gwinnett

Rachael Abbott Johnson, age 40, of Buford, GA passed away on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. She was preceded in death by her mother, Rebecca Lee. She is survived by her husband of twen ...

Habersham

Jeremy Michael Spivey, 37, Baldwin
Jeremy Michael Spivey, age 37 of Baldwin, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 06, 2018. Born in Toccoa, Georgia on June 06, 1980, Jeremy was a life-long resident of Banks C ...

Jackson

Mr. Richard James “Ricky” Rampley age 54 of Jefferson, Ga passed away on Tuesday, February 06, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a brief illness. F ...
Vivian Gay Wilson Tumlin, 62, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Vivian Gay Wilson Tumlin, age 62 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, February 6, 2018.  Mrs. Tumlin was born in ...

Lumpkin

Grace Janice Foster Journigan, age 63, went to be in the arms of her Lord Tuesday, February 6, 2018 after a courageous battle against cancer. Janice was born October 17, 1954 in Mo ...

Other

Lorraine Dura LaVance, 86, Pensacola, FL formerly of Gainesville
Lorraine Dura LaVance, 86 of Pensacola, Florida formerly of Gainesville passed away Tuesday February 6, 2018. Services are incomplete and will be announced later. Little & ...
William Howard Tate, 93, Eastman. GA
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. William Howard Tate, age 93 of Eastman, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, February 6, 2018.  Mr. Tate was born in Anderson, ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.