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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Apr 30th, 2018

Banks

Junior Savage, 88, Maysville
Mr. Junior Savage, age 88, of Maysville died Monday, April 30, 2018 at Brookside Assisted Living.  Mr. Savage was born in Homer to the late, Joe and Eurek Smith Savage, Sr. Mr ...

Forsyth

Dr. Avery Y. Howell, Jr. passed away April 30, 2018 at the age of 95. He was born April 5, 1923 in Boone, North Carolina. He is survived by his wife of 72 years, Montine Tatum H ...

Gwinnett

Bonnie Klippel, 57, Suwanee
Bonnie Klippel 57, of Suwanee, Ga passed away on April 30, 2018. The family will hold a private service at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.co ...

Hall

Steven Abbott, 61, Gainesville
  Steven Abbott, age 61, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, April 30, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 PM Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Hillside Chapel Funer ...
Gary R. Stevens, 60, Gainesville
Visitation for Gary R. Stevens, 60, of Gainesville will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 1 and Wednesday, May 2 at Ward’s F ...

Jackson

Vanh Chanthaboune, 58, Jefferson
Vanh Chanthaboune, age 58, of Jefferson, Georgia passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Whitfield Funeral Ho ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Kerry Lynn Rutkowski Akkent, age 52 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, April 30, 2018.  Mrs. Akkent was born in ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Virginia Ann Harkins Griffin, age 77 of Hoschton, Georgia who entered into rest Monday, April 30, 2018.  Mrs. Griffin was born i ...

Lumpkin

Clifford Lamer Stancil, 85, Dahlonega
Mr. Clifford Lamar Stancil, age 85 of Dahlonega went home to be with The Lord on April 30, 2018 with his wife and family by his side. Mr. Stancil was born in Lumpkin County on M ...

Other

Carl Albert Hokanson, 81, Martin
Mr. Carl Albert Hokanson, age 81 of 132 Stovall Boulevard, Martin, Georgia passed away Monday, April 30, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late Paul and Gertrude Wells Hokanso ...

White

Cleveland Funeral Home announced that William "Bill" Joseph Morris passed away on Monday, April 30, 2018 after battling an extended illness for some time. Bill was bor ...
Nancy Thiessen, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home announces that Mrs. Nancy Thiessen of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on April 30, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. 
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44
“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with cancer