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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Mar 23rd, 2018

Forsyth

Mary Nance, 71, Cumming
On Wednesday, March 21, 2018 Mary Nance, of Cumming, Georgia   passed away at the age of 71.  She is survived by her loving husband & best friend of 52 years, Mi ...
Carol Nelson, 77, Cumming
Carol Nelson, age 77 of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Friday, March 23, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jan Alan Nelson; parents, Lawrence Thomas and Yolanda Pinney ...

Gwinnett

Ronald Lamon Carson, Sr., age 51, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Wylie Carson; grandmother, Ruth Hardy; sister, Lisa C ...
Myrtis Jean Webb Christian, 71, Lawrenceville
Myrtis Jean Webb Christian, age 71, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of twenty-four years, Nathan Christian, ...
Ronald Lamon Carson, Sr., age 51, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. He was preceded in death by his father, Wylie Carson; grandmother, Ruth Hardy; sister, Lisa C ...
Ronald W. Miller, 72, Buford
Rev. Ronald W. Miller, age 72, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. He is survived by his wife of forty-eight years, Rita Atkins Miller, Buford, GA; daughter, Keren ...

Habersham

  Funeral services for Sandra Jean Miller Asherbranner, age 61 of Demorest, will be held at 2:00 PM Monday, March 26, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel.  Rev. Jeremy Ga ...

Hall

Otis Fletcher, 79, Gainesville
Otis Fletcher age 79 of Gainesville, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 13,2018. Funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Historical St. John Baptist Church at ...

Jackson

Bessie Ruth Rider Sullens, 88, Pendergrass
                Bessie Ruth Rider Sullens, age 88 of Pendergrass, passed away on Friday, March 23, 201 ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Joel Steven “Steve” Barden, age 67, of Hoschton, passed away on Friday, March 23, 2018. Mr. Barden was born in Atlanta, Ge ...
Deborah Broer, 51, Talmo
Deborah Broer age 51 of Talmo, Ga passed away on March 23, 2018 follow an extended illness.  Mrs. Broer was born and raised in Florida, later moving to Georgia.  She love ...
Jack Touchton, 73, Hoschton
Jack Touchton, age 73, of Hoschton passed away Friday, March 23, 2018.  Mr. Touchton was a United States Army veteran. He was a member of Chulafinnee Baptist Church.  &nb ...
Gary I. Verhulst, 70, Maysville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Gary I. Verhulst, age 70, of Maysville, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, March 21, 2018.   Mr. Verhulst was born in Det ...

Other

Sharlyn Marie Rowland, age 65 of Hull, GA passed away Friday, March 23, 2018 at her residence.    Born on July 29, 1952 in Savannah, GA to the late Gaston and Myrte ...

Towns

Zell Bryan Miller, 86, Young Harris
Zell Bryan Miller passed away peacefully on March 23, 2018 at the age of 86. Zell Miller was born on February 24, 1932 in Young Harris, Georgia to Stephen Grady Miller and Birdi ...
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