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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Mar 10th, 2018

Dawson

William Patrick Green, 66, Dawsonville
William Patrick Green, age 66, of Dawsonville, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Shirley Green; sister, Sandra Landers. ...

Gwinnett

Michael Ahmed, 61, Lawrenceville
Michael Ahmed, age 61, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He is survived by his brother, Maurice Ahmed, Chicago; Winston Sebatian, Chicago; and niece, Ma ...

Habersham

Gloria Howell Armstrong, 84, Clarkesville
Gloria Howell Armstrong, age 84, of Clarkesville, Georgia, passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. Born August 17, 1933 in Kissimmee, Florida to the late Victoria E. and D ...

Hall

Tina Mae Nickerson, 40, Gainesville
Tina Mae Nickerson, 40, of Gainesville passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at her residence. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 18, 2018 in the Ch ...
Dessie Loraine Hulsey, 90, Gainesville
                Dessie Loraine Hulsey, age 90 of Gainesville, passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Nor ...
Michael "Mike" Shannon, 60, Gainesville
Dr. Michael Willard Shannon was an accomplished optometrist and humanitarian, devoted husband of Tane Robson Shannon, adoring father of Kaylan Kathryne Shannon Cagle, Michael ...
Martin Clayton Smith, 75, Gainesville
Mr. Marvin Clayton Smith, 75, of Gainesville, GA., passed away Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Monday ...

Other

Juanita Loudermilk Davis, 90, Auburn, AL, formerly of Cornelia
Juanita Loudermilk Davis passed away on March 10, peacefully in her sleep. She was 90 years old. Juanita, the daughter of Fred and Daisy Loudermilk, grew up in Cornelia Georgia. Af ...
Rev. Lewis Welch, 88, Andrews, NC
Rev. Lewis Welch "Poppy", age 88 of Andrews went home to be with the Lord Saturday March 10, 2018. Lewis was the son of the late John W. and Mary Inglett Welch. Lewis ret ...
Alan R. Wiles, 82, Alpharetta
Mr. Alan R. Wiles, age 82, of Alpharetta, GA passed away on Saturday, March 10, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife of forty-eight years, Joan Morea Wiles; and son-in-law, M ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'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