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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Sep 24th, 2018

Habersham

Christine M. Gannon, age 51, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018. No formal services will be held. Those wishing to express online condolences to the ...
Bobby Joe Parks, Sr, 69, Mt. Airy
  Memorial services for Bobby Joe Parks, Sr., age 69, of Mt. Airy will be held at 3:00 PM, Friday, September 28, 2018 at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Pastor Mike Thomas of ...
Nathan William “Nate” Marple, age 71 of Mt. Airy, Georgia passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018. Born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania on February 22, 1947, he ...

Hall

Dwight Kilby, 74, Gainesville
  There was a grand celebration in heaven on September 24, 2018, as Dwight Kilby, age 74, entered into the realm of Glory.  Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Thur ...
Gregory “Greg” Charles Dunagan, age 63, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, September 24, 2018. He was born in San Francisco, CA to the late Charles James and Eve ...
Frances Smith Johnson, 94, Gainesville
Frances Smith Johnson age 94 of Gainesville, GA passed away on September 24, 2018. She was a native of Long Island New York. Fran Johnson served as a secretary to General Eisenhowe ...
Molly Megan Jones, 33, Gainesville
Molly Megan Jones passed away on September 24, 2018 ending her brave and enduring struggle with illness. A Gainesville, Georgia resident, she was born on September 17, 1985. She at ...
Dora Bailey Wansley, 70, Buford
 The Home Going Celebration Service for Mrs. Dora Nell Bailey Wansley of Buford, Ga., will be held Saturday, September 29, 2018, 11a.m., at Mount Zion Baptist Church,&nbs ...

White

Bonnie Inell Adams, 88, Cleveland
Bonnie Inell Adams, age 88 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, September 24, 2018. Mrs. Adams was born in White County to the late Spencer and Conie Nix Roper.  She worked ...
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