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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Tue. Mar 6th, 2018

Dawson

Georgeann Vick Schanke, 68, Dawsonville
Born July 11, 1949 to Dr. George Henry Vick and Sarah Ann Fischer Vick, Georgeann Vick Schanke of Dawsonville, GA passed away on March 6, 2018, following a brief illness. Raised in ...

Forsyth

Emma Boles Bradford, 99, Cumming
Emma Boles Bradford, age 99, of Cumming, GA, passed away on March 6, 2018. Emma was full of life and loved to travel, go ballroom dancing and was a food connoisseur. She worked for ...
Naomi Jane Lowe, 91, Cumming
Naomi Jane Lowe of Cumming, GA, age 91, passed away on March 6, 2018. She is preceded in death by her husband Linzsey Lowe and her parents Addie and Homer White. Naomi is surviv ...

Gwinnett

Earline H. Bates, 87, Suwanee
Earline H. Bates, age 87, of Suwanee, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa Bergerac (Charles), of Suwanee, GA, Keli Wade ...
  Cynthia Marie Brown Clare, age 50, of Norcross, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 6, 2018. She is survived by her husband of twenty-four years, Joe Clare, Norcross, GA; ch ...
Joe Clarence Anderson, 87, Norcross
Funeral services for Joe Clarence Anderson, age 87, of Norcross will be held on Friday, March 9, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Hillside Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow the service in ...

Hall

Jose Roberto Ramos-Luna, 52, Gainesville
Jose Roberto Ramos-Luna, 52, passed away March 10, 2018 at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in ...
Wanda Virginia Sargent, 76, Gainesville
Mrs. Wanda Virginia Sargent age 76 of Gainesville passed away on Tuesday March 06, 2018 at Gateway Health and Rehab following an extended illness.       ...

Jackson

Otis William McClure passed away on March 6, 2018. William, as he was known to his family, and Bill, as he was known to his friends, was born on May 8, 1944, to Hoyt and Jurelle Mc ...

Other

Ricky Alan Gee, 59, Carnesville
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Ricky Alan Gee, age 59 of Carnesville, Georgia who entered into rest Tuesday, March 6, 2018.  Mr. Gee was born in Winder, Georgia ...
Margaret Ellen Passons, 88, Talking Rock
    Margaret Ellen Passons 88, of Talking Rock, Ga passed away on March 6, 2018. She is predeceased by her husband Kenneth Passons, sister Louise Smith, and brot ...
Dorothy Robinson, 76, Atlanta formerly of Gainesville
Dorothy Robinson, 76, of Atlanta, GA, formerly of Gainesville, GA, died February 20, 2018.   Survivors include sons, Michael Wells, Mark Wells, and Sean Wells; brother, ...
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