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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jul 27th, 2018

Dawson

Wayne Thomas, 82, Dawsonville
Wayne Thomas, 82, of Dawsonville passed away Friday July 27, 2018 following a sudden illness. Mr. Thomas was born December 17, 1935 and raised in Robertsdale, Alabama.  He ...

Gwinnett

Sarah Marie Eason, 91, Dacula
Sarah Marie Eason, age 91 of Dacula, GA, died Monday, July 23, 2018 after an extended illness. A funeral service will be held Saturday, July 28, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Hamilton Mil ...

Hall

Brandon Franklin, 20, Gainesville
Brandon Franklin, age 20 of Gainesville, passed away on July 21, 2018. Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Memorial Park North Riverside Chapel.  
James David "Jim" Welborn, 76, Flowery Branch
James David “Jim” Welborn, age 76, of Flowery Branch, Georgia formerly of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Mr. Welborn was born on Novembe ...

Jackson

Vernon Z. Carter, 98, Jefferson
JEFFERSON – Mr. Vernon Z. Carter,  98, passed away  Thursday, July 26, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Visitation will be held Tuesday, July 31, 2018, 1:00 & ...

Lumpkin

Harriet Elfresh Dixon, 98, Dahlonega
Harriet McElfresh Dixon, age 98, formerly of Irwin, PA, of Cumming Nursing Home, passed away peacefully Friday, July 27, 2018 at the nursing home.   Born June 28, 192 ...

White

Charles Nolan Walden, 77, Cleveland
Charles Nolan Walden, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018.   Mr. Walden was born December 2, 1940 in Smyre Village, NC to the late W.S. “PeeWe ...
Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
Heiress, designer and romantic Gloria Vanderbilt has died at age 95.
Bart Starr, QB who led Packers to greatness, dies at 85
Bart Starr, Green Bay quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse 1960s teams, dies at 85
F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70
Gainesville lawyer, who devoted countless hours to environmental causes and his church, dies
According to his obituary, Frank Armstrong's reverence for the earth was demonstrated by his planning of numerous Earth Day programs and his devotion to Elachee Nature Science Center.
Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85
Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show and formed a lasting comedy partnership with cast member Harvey Korman, has died
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died
Gainesville lawyer, former president of the state bar dies
Doug Stewart was senior litigator with Stewart Melvin & Frost in Gainesville.
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74
Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died