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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Sep 14th, 2018

Dawson

James "Terry" Ragan, 70, Dawsonville
James "Terry" Ragan, 70, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018 at Northside Hospital Forsyth, Cumming, GA.  He was a born to the late James &q ...

Forsyth

Willie Mae Webb Carrie, 95, Cumming
Willie Mae Webb Carrie age 95 of Cumming passed away Thursday September 14, 2018. Complete arrangements to be announced by Ward's Funeral Home of Gainesville.

Gwinnett

Salvatore Dominick “Sal” Biondo, age 71 of Buford, GA, died Friday, September 14, 2018 after an extended illness. Mr. Biondo has been cremated and no service is planned ...

Habersham

Brian Richard O'Leary, 53, Mt. Airy
Funeral Mass for Brian Richard O’Leary, age 53 of Mt. Airy will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, September 21, 2018 at St. Mark Catholic Church with Fr. José Luis Hernande ...

Hall

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday September 18, 2018 at Ward’s Funeral Home Chapel for Cary “Junior” Jacob Browning, Jr., age 68 of Lula. The ...
Amanda Rebecca Bryan, 42, Gainesville
Amanda Rebecca Bryan, age 42, of Gainesville, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2018. Ms. Bryan was born on September 29, 1975, in Toccoa, Georgia, to Barbara Barnes Mitchell ...

Jackson

Vincent Thomas Kenny, 85, Hoschton
Vincent Thomas Kenny, age 85, of Hoschton passed away Friday, September 14, 2018. Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706-654-0966.
Charles C. Chuck King, 57, Hoschton
Charles C. “Chuck” King, age 57, of Hoschton, GA passed away Thursday, September 13, 2018. He was preceded in death by father, Rayford E. King; mother, Helen Jane Mehar ...

Other

Deidre DeAnne Brown, 50, Petersburg, Virginia, formerly of Riverdale, Ga.
Deidre DeAnne Brown, age 50, of Petersburg, Virginia, formerly of Riverdale, Georgia, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018. Mrs. Brown was born on June 15, 1968, in Atlanta ...

White

Bobbie Jean Cheston, 77, Cleveland
Bobbie Jean Cheston, age 77 of Cleveland passed away Friday, September 14, 2018 due to health complications.   Ms. Bobbie was born January 21, 1941 in Oakland, FL. She m ...
John Jordan, 79, Sautee
John Jordan, age 79 of Sautee, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018. Mr. Jordan was born on September 9, 1939, in DenHelder, The Netherlands, to the late Jan Martyn and Ann ...
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