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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Aug 20th, 2018

Banks

Charlie Cabe, 73, Alto
Charlie Cabe, age 73, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, August 20, 2018. Mr. Cabe was born on July 24, 1945, in Andrews, North Carolina, to the late John and Blanch Garla ...

Forsyth

James Ray Holbrook, 70, Cumming
James Ray Holbrook, age 70, of Cumming, GA, passed away Monday, August 20, 2018.  James was born the fall of 1947, to the late Ancle and Betty Holbrook. He was a member of New ...
Edmund Scott Giddes, 57, Cumming
Edmund Scott Giddes, age 57 of Cumming Georgia passed away at his home on August 20, 2018.  Scott was born in Fort Dix, New Jersey on September 22, 1960.  Scott is sur ...
Michael Byron Sales, Sr., age 74, of Cumming, GA., passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. Michael was born in 1943, to Wilbert and Martha Sales.  Michael was an avid hotrod fan ...

Gwinnett

 Betty Jo Arthur Kerlin, age 85, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-four years, Bobby E. Kerlin, and grandson ...
Jack “Robert, Jr” McDaniel, age 83, of Buford, GA passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. He was preceded in death by father, Robert McDaniel; mother, Ruby Lynn McPherson; ...

Habersham

Mary Lane Lee, 68, Baldwin
Mary Lane Lee, age 68 of Baldwin, passed away on Monday, August 20, 2018. Born in Nashville, Tennessee on September 19, 1949, she was a daughter of the late Ralph Wilson Hill an ...
Joann Carlan Taylor, 76, Green Mountain Village
Joann Carlan Taylor, age 76 of the Green Mountain Village Community, passed away on Monday, August 20, 2018. Born in Hall County, Georgia on April 12, 1942, she was a daughter of ...

Hall

Billie Russell Clark, 89, Gainesville
Billie Russell Clark, 89, of Gainesville, died August 20, 2018. Little & Davenport Funeral Home. 
Alonzo Wheeler, 73, Flowery Branch
Alonzo Wheeler, age 73, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Wheeler; son, Rodney Wheeler; parents, Dewitt and Des ...
Alton Littleton “COTTON” Harris of Lula GA passed away August 20, 2018 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was born March 31, 1938 in Hall Co, New Holland ...

Jackson

Andy Allen, 71, Nicholson
Mr. Andy Allen, age 71, of Nicholson died Monday, August 20, 2018 at his residence.  Mr. Allen was born in Athens to the late, Aubrie Joe & Patricia Gentry Allen.  Mr ...
Larry James Crow, 57, Hoschton
Larry James Crowe, age 57, of Hoschton passed Saturday, August 18, 2018.  Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at Lawson Funeral Home Chapel. ...
Margaret B. Dunham, 85, Hoschton
Margaret B. Dunham age 85, of Hoschton passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966. ...

Lumpkin

Cary Stuart Cathey, 61, Dahlonega
Mr. Cary Stuart Cathey, age 61, of Dahlonega passed away Monday, August 20, 2018. Cary was born in New Orleans, LA on January 7, 1957 to the late James Everett and Mary Helen Ha ...

White

Teresa Jean McDonald, 64, Cleveland
Teresa Jean McDonald age 64, of Cleveland passed away Monday August 20, 2018. Mrs. McDonald was born in Hall County the daughter of the late Farrell and Betty Wade McNabb.  ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.