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Local Obits for Sun. Jan 13th, 2019


Michael Lee Joslin, 48, Cumming
Michael Lee Joslin, age 48 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. The family will receive friends Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 2PM - 6PM at McDonald and Son F ...
Daniel Bleakley Brown III December 3, 1943-January 13, 2019 Daniel Brown died peacefully on the morning of January 13, 2019, surrounded by loved ones. He was the son of Lt. C ...


Miriam Mountford Chitty York, 91, passed peacefully into heaven on Sunday, January 13, 2019.  Born in Roanoke Rapids, North Carolina and a longtime-resident of the Outer Ban ...


Dr. "Ed" Burnette, 86, Gainesville
Dr. "Ed" Burnette died much as he had lived, gently and peacefully, at his home in Lanier Village Estates, Gainesville, Georgia on Sunday January 13, 2019.  Dr. Burn ...
Helen Pauline Tritton Barnes, 88, Gainesville
Helen Pauline Tritton Barnes, 88, of Gainesville, passed away on January 13, 2019.  She was born in Charleston, West Virginia on February 22, 1930, to the late Charles and Pau ...
Samuel Eugene Brown, 84, Gainesville
Mr. Samuel Eugene Brown, 84, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at The Oaks of Limestone following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held Thursday, Janu ...
Dello Ray Grizzle, 61, Gainesville
Dello Ray Grizzle, 61 of Gainesville passed away Sunday January 13, 2019 at his residence. Born in Lumpkin County, Mr. Grizzle had lived in Hall County for most of his life. &nb ...
Elizabeth Platt Johnson, 100, Gainesville
Elizabeth Platt Johnson passed away January 13, 2019 surrounded by loving family and friends.   “Lib” moved to Gainesville in 1936 when her father, James Plat ...
Ronald Lindley, 71, Flowery Branch
Mr. Ronald Lindley, age 71, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 20, 2019 in the Chapel of Memorial Park S ...
Stanley Gary Watson, Sr., 78, Braselton
Stanley Gary Watson Sr., age 78 of Braselton, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center Braselton following a brief illness. The family will have ...


Bobby Orr, 62, Hoschton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Bobby Orr, age 62, of Hoschton, who passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2019. Mr. Orr was born in Gainesville, Georgia, a son to   ...


Robert Edward Sticker of Steubenville Ohio died in North East Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga on Sunday, January 13th, 2019. He was 81 years old. Mr. Sticker was a retired Banke ...
Catherine Eckley Bentley, 94, Ormond Beach, FL
Catherine Eckley Bentley, 94, of Ormond Brach, FL passed away Friday, January 11, 2018. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memor ...


Julian E. Cantrell, 75, Sautee-Nacoochee
Mr. Julian E. Cantrell, age 75, of Sautee-Nacoochee, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. Mr. Cantrell was born in Helen to the late Esco Gordon and Virginia Caudell Cantrell ...
Gregory Kelvin Wills, 48, Cleveland
Gregory Kelvin Wills, age 48 of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. Mr. Wills was born in Savannah, Ga to Tom and Cynthia Wills. He was a member at Mossy Creek United ...
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