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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Jan 11th, 2019

Banks

James William “Jimmy” Wehunt, age 82, of Commerce, GA died Friday, January 11, 2019 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Wehunt was born in Hartwell to ...

Forsyth

Charles Edwin “Runt” Stone, age 87, of Cumming, GA, passed away Friday, January 11, 2019. Charles was born in 1931, to the late William “Bill” and Cliff Sto ...

Gwinnett

Maletha Jane Terry Griffith, age 50, of Buford, GA passed away on January 11, 2019.  She was preceded in death by her sister Shannon Terry. She is survived by her husband of t ...
Fred A. Sylvester Jr, 78, returned to his heavenly home on January 11, 2019 after a valiant battle with brain cancer. His devotion to his family and his firm belief in God supporte ...

Habersham

Angus Logan Hunter, 71, Clarkesville
Angus Logan Hunter, age 71 of the Hollywood Community, Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Friday, January 11, 2019.   Born in Clayton, Georgia on Aug ...

Hall

Barbara Harrison Benton, 84, Gillsville
Barbara Harrison Benton age 84 of Gillsville, Ga. died Friday January 11, 2019 in Gainesville, Ga. Funeral services are scheduled for 1 pm Saturday January 19, 2019 in the Littl ...
Cynthia Diane Carmona, 53, Gainesville
Cynthia Diane Carmona, 53, of Gainesville passed away January 11, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Services will be announced later. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 ...

Jackson

Hazel McColm McClain, 73, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Hazel McColm McClain, age 73 of Jefferson, Georgia. After suffering from a rare condition known as Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (P. ...

Other

Daphne Watson, 60, Atlanta
Daphne Watson, 60, of Atlanta, GA, died January 11, 2019. Dexter T. Sims Mortuary, LLC, Gainesville, has charge of arrangements.
Hershel Howington, 67, Hart
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Hershel Howington, age 67 of Hartwell, formerly of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, January 11, 2019.  Mr. Howing ...

White

Charles Ralph Barrett, 80, Cleveland
  Mr. Charles Ralph Barrett, age 80 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, January 11, 2019. Charles was born February 27, 1938 in Cleveland, GA to the late Carl and Cleo Tod ...
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
Former Flowery Branch City Councilwoman dies
Mary Jones died Thursday at her residence at the age of 76.
Joe T. Wood, Sr., longtime Gainesville insurance executive and former state House member, dies
A longtime Gainesville insurance executive, who also served 23 years in the Georgia House of Representatives, died Saturday