clearn.png
Wednesday December 11th, 2019 11:16PM

Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. May 16th, 2018

Forsyth

William “Bill” Franklin Davis, age 86, of Cumming, GA, was born October 4,1931 and passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Bill was a loving husband, father, grandfather a ...
John F Barnes, 93, Cumming
John F Barnes, of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of Athens, Georgia, passed away May 16, 2018 at the age of 93.  He is survived by his daughter, Susan Carter, and two gran ...

Habersham

Walter Lewis Coker, 85, Clarkesville
Memorial services for Walter Lewis Coker, age 85 of Clarkesville will be held on Friday, June 8, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Walter Singletary officiati ...

Hall

Sandra Lee Elliott, 59, FLowery Branch
Ms. Sandra Lee Elliott, age 59, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2018. Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, May 21, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial Park Sou ...
Kevin Gallagher, 71, Flowery Branch
Kevin Gallagher, 71, of Flowery Branch, Georgia, passed peacefully in his home on May 16, 2018. He was born on May 4, 1947 to the late Francis and Dorothy Gallagher in Toledo, ...
David Scott Mooney, 47, Gainesville
David Scott Mooney, 47, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 from a sudden illness. David was a wonderful and loving husband and Dad.  He was very giving and pro ...
Charlotte Jean Stovall, 77, Gainesville
Charlotte Jean Stovall, 77, of Gainesville passed away on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 19, 2018 in the Chapel of Memorial ...

Jackson

Brenda Lee Smith, 73, Commerce
Brenda Lee Smith, age 73 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at her residence.   Born on April 5, 1945 in Commerce, GA she was the daughter of the late W ...

Lumpkin

Dillard James Armstrong, 73, Dahlonega
MR. DILLARD JAMES ARMSTRONG, age 73, of Dahlonega, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Ha ...
Bertha M. Malonis, 92, Dahlonega
Bertha M. Malonis age 92 of Dahlonega passed away on May 16, 2018. Mrs. Malonis moved to Dahlonega from Cleveland Ohio. Bertha is preceded by her parents Anton & Antonia Vaicun ...

Other

James D. Strickland, 81, Ball Ground
James D. Strickland, 81, of Ball Ground passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018.  Mr. Strickland retired from Verizon and was an avid photographer, ham radio operator, (call sign ...
Gary Lee Patrick, 58, Honea Path, SC
Mr. Gary Lee Patrick, age 58 of Honea Path, South Carolina passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Anmed Health in Anderson, South Carolina. A son of the late Judge and ...

Stephens

Mrs. Nancy Louise Perkins Bozeman, age 79 of 158 Ellen Court, Toccoa passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center-Braselton. A daughter of the late ...
Robert Bryant Wright, 69, Eastanollee
Mr. Robert Bryant Wright, age 69 of Hidden Valley Road in Eastanollee passed away Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at his residence. A son of the late John Robert Wright and Maxine Greer ...
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.