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Local Obits for Tue. Jan 8th, 2019


Teresa "Sissy" Dale Page, age 47, of Winder passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019.  Sissie loved fishing and going to the races.  Survivors include her mother Sh ...


Antonio D. Hill, 20, Cumming
Antonio D. Hill, age 20, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019. The family will receive friends Saturday, January 12 from 4 -6 pm at McDonald and Son Funeral Ho ...
Melissa Elaine Shirley, 43, Cumming
Melissa Elaine Shirley, age 43, of Cumming, GA, passed away peacefully Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Melissa was born on March 3, 1975, to Herman and Elaine Tallant. She was a graduate ...


Cora Sue Chastain Dixon, 72, Clarkesville
Cora Sue Chastain Dixon, age 72 of Clarkesville, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Born in Cleveland, Georgia on June 13, 1946, she was a daughter of the late Elmer and C ...
Patricia Eyvonne Elrod Loudermilk, age 65 of Mt. Airy, passed away on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Born in Demorest, Georgia on April 13, 1953 to the late Waymon Chester and Ruby M ...
Herman David Dyer, 88, Clarkesville
Mr. Herman David Dyer, 88, of Clarkesville, GA passed away Tuesday January 8, 2019 following an extended illness. Mr. Dyer was born February 15, 1930 in Tallulah Falls, GA to th ...


Cebrena Charlene Reagan, 60, Gainesville
Mrs. Cebrena Charlene Reagan age 60 of Gainesville passed away on January 08, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness.   Memorial services are scheduled fo ...
Carrie Elaine Smith, 70, Gainesville
Carrie Elaine Smith, age 70, of Gainesville, GA passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019. She is survived by children, Michelle Major Sands, Martin, GA, Nevada Allison, Gainesville, GA ...
Trevor Owen Layne, 31, Gainesville
Trevor Owen Layne, age 31, of Gainesville, Ga passed away January 8, 2019. Services are planned for a later date. Memoral Park North Riverside Chapel, 989 Riverside Drive, Ga ...
Elizabeth Loggins, 61, Gainesville
Wards Funeral Home announces the death of Teresa Elizabeth Loggins, 61, of Gainesville.  Arrangements later by Wards Funeral Home, 758 Main Street, Gainesville.
Bryan Jay Van Dyke, 39, Flowery Branch
Mr. Bryan Jay Van Dyke, age 39, of Flowery Branch passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville, surrounded by his family. Funeral ...


Jimmy Wayne Justice, 48, Dahlonega
Mr. Jimmy Wayne Justice, age 48 of Crabapple Road, Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of Joan Gibbs Justice a ...


Mrs. Jessie Mae Neal Harrison Dunn, age 89 of Toccoa passed away Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Pruitt Health Toccoa. A daughter of the late Jesse Fred Neal and Leila Holder Neal, ...


Joe Edward Parker, 77, Cleveland
Mr. Joe Edward Parker age 77 of Cleveland, Ga passed away on Tuesday January 08, 2019 at his residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Saturday ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died