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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Mar 12th, 2018

Dawson

James Keith Eidson, 55, Dawsonville
James Keith Eidson, age 55, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away Monday, March 12, 2018. He was preceded in death by his stepmother, Lynn Eidson; and grandparents, Earl and Mildred Eids ...
John Peter Trump, 56, Dawsonville
John Peter Trump, 56, of Dawsonville passed away Monday March 12, 2018. Born March 1, 1962 in Ocala, Florida to the late William and Jeanie Trump, he lived in Dawson County most ...

Forsyth

Guy McBrayer, 73, Cumming
Guy McBrayer, age 73 of Cumming, passed away on Monday, March 12, 2018. He attended Trinity Worship Center. He was an avid antique car collector and enthusiast. He enjoyed 1950&rsq ...

Hall

Judith Marilyn (McDanolds) Condra, 77, passed away peacefully on March 12, 2018 after a much too brief battle with brain cancer. A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on ...
Anthony Ronnie Hart, 37, Gainesville
Mr. Anthony Ronnie Hart age 37 of Gainesville passed away following a sudden illness. Memorial services are scheduled for Thursday March 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of M ...
Fannie Turner, 75, Gainesville
Fannie Turner. age 75 of Gainesville, GA passed away on March 12, 2018.  Visitation will be held on Monday from 12-3 at Wimberly Funeral Home Chapel. Professional Services Ent ...

Jackson

Carl Michael James Pennauchi, age 34, of Braselton, Ga., left this life way too soon on Monday, March 12, 2018.  Carl was born in Lakewood, New Jersey on August 25, 1983 to Ca ...
Jeffrey Benjamin Wilson, 64, Commerce
Jeffrey Benjamin Wilson, age 64 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, March 12, 2018 at his residence.   Born on Aug. 22, 1953 in Commerce, GA, he was the son of the late ...
Liselotte Annemarie “Marie” Johns, age 87, of Braselton, GA passed away Monday, March 12, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-seven years, Charles R ...

Rabun

Thad J. Watson, 75, Rabun Gap
Thad J. Watson, age 75, of Rabun Gap, Georgia passed away on March 12, 2018 at his home with his family surrounding him. Thad was the son of the late Thad J. Watson Sr. and Ste ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.