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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 ...
'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.