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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Aug 11th, 2018

Dawson

Anna Lee Martin, 72, Dawsonville
Anna Lee Martin, age 72, of Dawsonville, Georgia passed away August 11, 2018 at Northside Forsyth Hospital. She is preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Lee Martin; parents Will ...

Habersham

Esta Lou Addis, 93, Clarkesville
Esta Rogers Addis, age 93, of the Batesville Community, Clarkesville, Georgia moved to her Heavenly Home on Saturday, August 11, 2018. Born in the Plum Orchard Community of ...

Hall

Sybil Merel Byers, 91, Oakwood
Sybil Merel Byers age 91 of Oakwood, Ga. died Saturday August 11, 2018 in Hall county Georgia. Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Tuesday August 14, 2018 at the Little Davenp ...
Ruth Louise Carder, 82, Gainesville
Ruth Louise Carder age 82 of Gainesville, Ga. Died Saturday August 11, 2018 at the N.E. Ga. Med. Ctr. Funeral services will be held  2 pm Monday August 13, 2018 at the Litt ...
Hazel Martin Edge, 80, Braselton
Hazel Martin Edge, 80, of Braselton passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018 following an extended illness. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, August 13, 2018 ...

Other

Cheryl Ann Chilson Duncan, 60, of Albany passed away on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 in ...
Bruce Roy Sargent, 67, North Carolina
Mr. Bruce Roy Sargent 67, of North Carolina passed away on August 11, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. Mr. Sargent was a Master Mason. He is survi ...

White

Robert Frank Thomas, 62, Cleveland
Robert Frank Thomas, age 62 of Cleveland, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018. Arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced later by Barrett Funeral Home, Cl ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
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