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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 25th, 2018

Gwinnett

Marsha Marie Godwin, 74, Buford
Marsha Marie Godwin passed away on March 25th, 2018, on her 74th birthday, after a courageous fight against Alzheimer’s. Marsha was born on March 25th, 1944 in Chicago, IL.&n ...
Patricia Dollar Knight, age 65, of Buford, GA passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Walter James and Marjorie Lynn Dollar; sisters, Sandr ...

Habersham

Claude L. Edwards, 79, Demorest
Claude L. Edwards, age 79 of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Born in Cleveland, Georgia on March 28, 1938, he was a son of the late William Jacob ...
Adolphus “Knox” Jameson, 91, Clarkesville
Adolphus Knox Jameson age 91 of Turnerville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Born in Habersham County, Georgia on February 2, 1927, he was a son of the late Dol ...
Bertha Patton Plummer, 70, Cornelia
Bertha Patton Plummer, age 70, of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018.   Mrs. Plummer was born on June 18, 1947 in Clayton, Georgia to the late Willi ...
Sonia Marie Whitmire, 47, Clarkesville
Sonia Marie Gooch Whitmire, age 47, of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018. Mrs. Whitmire was a loving mother of four who enjoyed life to the fullest. Her deepest p ...

Hall

Charles Barton Cosgrove, III, 38, Gainesville
  Charles Barton Cosgrove, III, age 38 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Emory Hospital. Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesda ...
Jeffrey Scott Floyd, 54, Gainesville
It is with great sadness that the family of Jeffrey Scott Floyd announces his passing after a brief illness on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at the age of 54. Jeff will be lovingly rememb ...
Olga Patricia Martinez-Cuartas, 52, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m ...
Vicky Tamallo, 29, Gainesville
Vicky Tamallo, 29, of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A Funeral Mass will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, Marc ...
J. B. Brown, 84, Gillsville
J.B. Brown, 84, of Gillsville, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27, 2018 in the Cha ...
Charles (Chas) Barton Cosgrove III, age 38, born August 21, 1979 in New Haven, CT, and resident of Gainesville, GA since 2008 passed away peacefully with his family by his side at ...
Mr. LeRoy Nicholas (Nick) Hendrix, 72, of Braselton, Georgia passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018 at his residence. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, March ...

Jackson

Dean Bentley, Jr, 77, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Dean Bentley, Jr., age 77 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, March 25, 2018.  Mr. Bentley was born in Athens, Ge ...

Lumpkin

Ricky Moses, 55, Dahlonega
Mr. Ricky Moses, age 55, of Dahlonega, passed away Sunday, March 25, 2018. Ricky was born in Atlanta, GA on December 20, 1962. He had lived most of his life in Dahlonega.  ...

Other

Joseph Benjamin McGinty, Jr., age 85 of Hiram, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, March 25, 2018. Mr. McGinty was born on June 1, 1932, in Atlanta, Georgia to the late Joseph Benja ...

Rabun

Robert Blair Dellinger, 92, Clayton
Robert Blair Dellinger, age 92, of Clayton, Georgia, went home on Saturday, March 24, 2018. Mr. Dellinger was born on July 30, 1925 in Gastonia, North Carolina to the late ...
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