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Local Obits for Mon. Jan 28th, 2019

Dawson

Ruby 'Bertie' Harmon, 85, Dawsonville
Ruby “Bertie” Harmon, 85, of Dawsonville passed away Monday January 28, 2019 at New Horizons Lanier Park following a period of declining health. Born March 29, 1933, ...

Forsyth

Robbie Daniel, 52, Cumming
Robbie Daniel, 52, a lifelong resident of Cumming, passed away Monday, January 28, 2019.  Robbie was a hard-working man who passed this trait onto his family.  He was lov ...

Habersham

Hazel Clark Martin, 86, Alto
Hazel Clark Martin, age 86, of Alto, Georgia, passed away on Monday, January 28, 2019. Mrs. Martin was born on April 27, 1932, in Anderson, South Carolina; a daughter of the lat ...

Hall

Deborah Roper Gibbs, 61, Toccoa, formerly of Gainesville
Memorial services will be held 3:00 pm Tuesday at Wards Funeral Home Chapel for Deborah Roper Gibbs, 61, of Toccoa, Ga. formerly of Gainesville. Mrs. Gibbs passed away January 2 ...

Jackson

Ronald Theron "Ronnie" Bruce, age 65, of Talmo passed away Monday, January 28, 2019.  Ronnie was an avid guitar player.  He retired from Simpson Trucking after ...
Sara Partain Fletcher, 81, Commerce
Sara Partain Fletcher, age 81 of Commerce, GA passed away Monday, Jan. 28, 2019 at her residence. Born on Sept. 24, 1937 in Jefferson, GA she was the daughter of the late Sam an ...
Sondra Louise Woodall, 73, Commerce
Mrs. Sondra Louise Woodall, age 73, of Commerce died Monday, January 28, 2019 at her residence.  Mrs. Woodall was born in Roanoke, AL to the late, Collins H. and Louise Virgin ...

Other

Mr. Courtney Dorsey Collar of Chapin, SC passed away Monday, January 28, 2019 at The Oaks in Gainesville, GA., following an extended illness.   A memorial service is s ...

White

Gerald Christopher Hooper, 81, Cleveland
Gerald Christopher Hooper, age 81 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, January 28, 2019. Gerald was born February 9, 1937 in Habersham County to the late Daniel and Hazel Woods Hoo ...
Janette West Palmer, 77, Cleveland
Janette West Palmer, age 76 of Cleveland, passed away Monday, January 28, 2019. Mrs. Palmer was born October 11, 1941 in White County to the late Wilbun and Bertha West. Janette ...
'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.