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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Jun 4th, 2018

Banks

Arthur Odell Duncan, 87, Commerce
Mr. Arthur Odell Duncan, age 87, of Commerce, GA died Monday, June 04, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was born in Danielsville to the late Pascal and Wilda Chan ...

Forsyth

Kathy Elizabeth Pilgrim, 62, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She was born on July 26, 1955 in Marietta, GA, a daughter of David A. McCampbell, who has prede ...

Gwinnett

Joyce Ray Bradley, 76, Lawrenceville
Joyce Ray Bradley, 76, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. There are no services planned at this time. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldands ...
Vincenzo Picicco, 68, Dacula
Mr. Vincenzo Picicco, age 68, of Dacula passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Braselton, surrounded by his family. Funeral Mass will be 1: ...

Hall

Mrs. Betty McCrary Almand, 82, Flowery Branch
Mrs. Betty McCrary Almand, age 82, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Monday, June 4, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-five years, Frank G. Almand; parents ...
Carlton James Oakes, inf, Gainesville
Infant Carlton James Oakes, 6 Months, passed away on Monday June 04, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday June 15, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Memorial Park F ...
Hammond Smith, 91, Gainesville
Hammond Smith, 91 of Gainesville passed away Monday June 4, 2018 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Smith was born in the Gainesville Mill Village to Boyd Hoyt Smith a ...

Lumpkin

Anthony “Tony” Echols let go of this world on Saturday June 2nd and told the Angels, “I’ll go with you “.  His Mom and Dad were there to meet him ...

Other

John R. (Jack) Canning, 86, Sandy Springs
John R. “Jack” Canning, 86, died June 4, 2018 at his residence at Sunrise Huntcliff in Sandy Springs, GA. Jack grew up as the youngest son of Thomas and Helen Canning i ...

Stephens

Mrs. Frances Charlotte Turpin Bush, age 53, of Highway 145 in Eastanollee passed away Sunday, June 3, 2018 at the home. A daughter of the late Frank H. and Annie Mae Griffin Tur ...

White

Hubert Ellis Crocker, 83, Sautee
Dr. Hubert Ellis (Bud) Crocker, Jr., age 83, of Sautee, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018 from his residence. Dr. Crocker was born in Bridgeport, Alabama to the late Hubert Ellis ...
Emmitt Parrish, 70, Cleveland
Mr. Emmitt Parrish, age 70, of Cleveland, GA, passed away Monday, June 4, 2018. Mr. Parrish was born in Austell, GA to the late Emmitt and Myrtle “May” Young Parrish ...
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