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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jun 10th, 2018

Forsyth

Tammy Layne Waddell, 58, passed away peacefully at Northside Forsyth surrounded by family on June 9, 2018.  Tammy was born November 17, 1959 to GE and Barbara Meadows in Dulut ...

Gwinnett

Rodney "Turbo" Grizzle, 50, Norcross
  Rodney "Turbo" Grizzle, age 50, of Norcross, GA passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018. He was born and raised in Gainesville, GA where he spent most of his life, ...

Habersham

Corey Ray Dyer, 27, Baldwin
Corey Ray Dyer, age 27, of Baldwin, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018. Corey was born on June 20, 1990, in Demorest, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his grandfa ...
Wilson Calvin Woodall, 84, Clarkesville
Graveside services for Wilson Calvin Woodall, age 84 of Clarkesville will be held at 3:00 PM on Monday, June 11, 2018 at Tallulah Falls United Methodist Church Cemetery with R ...

Hall

Frances Reid Enloe, 97, Gainesville
Mrs. Frances Reid Enloe, 97 1-2-1921 — 6-10-18 Mrs. Enloe passed away peacefully after a long and fulfilling life. Mrs. Enloe was preceded in death by her husband of ov ...
Lewis Clinton Smith, Jr., 55, Gainesville
Mr. Lewis Clinton Smith, Jr., age 55 of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on Sunday June 10, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  Memorial services are scheduled for a l ...

Jackson

Douglas Lloyd Easter, 80, Hoschton
Douglas Lloyd Easter, age 80, of Hoschton passed away Sunday, June 10, 2018. He was a member of 191 Rockwell Lodge and American Legion Post 56 in Jefferson, GA. He enjoye ...
Betty Sue Massey Langford, 79, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Sue Massey Langford, age 79 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, June 10, 2018.  Mrs. Langford was born in ...
Helen Agnes Tolbert Ward, 85, Commerce
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Helen Agnes Tolbert Ward, age 85 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Sunday, June 10, 2018.  Mrs. Ward was born in Athens ...

Other

Catherine Mary Pospisil, 88, of Milton, GA, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2018. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldands ...

Stephens

Allen “AK” Kidd, 53, Toccoa
Allen “AK” Kidd, age 53, of Toccoa, Georgia, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 10, 2018, following a brief illness. Mr. Kidd was born on June 2, 1965, in Gain ...
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