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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Oct 23rd, 2019

Forsyth

Millie Ona Childers, age 88, passed away peacefully the evening of October 23, 2019.  Millie was born October 21, 1931 in Union County, Georgia to Howard Pat Higdon and Martha ...

Gwinnett

Nellie Foster Nichols, 97, Suwanee
Nellie Foster Nichols, age 97, of Suwanee, GA passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2019. She was preceded in death by son, Johnny Preston Foster; and first husband, Harold Foster. Mr ...
Robert Lamar Poole, 78, Suwanee
Robert Lamar Poole, 78, of Suwanee passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2019. A loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather and good friend to many, Lamar was known for ...

Habersham

Jessie McConnell, 84, Mt. Airy
Jessie Rebecca Ansley McConnell, age 84 of Mt. Airy, passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2019, at her residence.  Born in Habersham County on April 14, 1935, she was a daugh ...

Hall

Nathaniel Burton, 72, Gainesville
Nathaniel Burton was born in Elbert County on March 21,1947 to the late Leo and Catherine (Dubose) Burton. He was married to Phyllis (Rucker) Burton for 48 years. They were bles ...
McArthur Randolph, Gainesville
Mr. McArthur (Tom) Randolph was born May 12, 1948 in Jackson County, Georgia. He was the son of the late Mr. John Franklin, Jr. and Mrs. Ruby C. Randolph. He departed this life on ...
  Mrs. Mary Croley “Kathy” Thompson age 77 of Gainesville, Ga passed away on Wednesday October 23, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness. &nb ...

Jackson

Carol Irene Coe, 79, Commerce
Carol Irene Coe, age 79, of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2019.  She is survived by her husband of fifty-four years, Michael Coe, Commerce, GA; children, Mar ...
Hazel P. Lester, 87, Nicholson
  Mrs. Hazel P. Lester, age 87, of Nicholson died Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at St. Gabriel of Athens.  Mrs. Lester was born in Nicholson to the late, Theo and Paulin ...
Laird Phillips, 85, Braselton
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Laird Phillips, age 85 of Braselton, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, October 23, 2019.  Mr. Phillips was born in Ja ...
Evangelist who built global ministry dies in Atlanta at 74
Evangelist Ravi Zacharias, who built an international ministry that strives to defend Christianity on intellectual grounds, has died in Georgia
Phyllis George, female sportscasting pioneer, dies at 70
Phyllis George, the former Miss America who became a female sportscasting pioneer on CBS’s “The NFL Today” and served as the first lady of Kentucky, has died
Colorful player, coach Pepper Rodgers dies at age 88
Pepper Rodgers has died at the age of 88
Jerry Stiller, comedian and 'Seinfeld' actor, dies at 92
Comedian Jerry Stiller has died at 92
Little Richard, flamboyant rock ‘n’ roll pioneer, dead at 87
Little Richard, one of the chief architects of rock ‘n’ roll, has died
Shula, winningest coach in pro football history, dies at 90
Miami Heat president Pat Riley says there has been no better man or coach in the history of the profession than Don Shula
Jim Martin, former WDUN General Manager, dies at age 91
Former WDUN General Manager James "Jim" N. Martin, Jr. died in Fairhope, Ala. on Friday, April 24, 2020.
Harold Reid, Statler Brothers bass singer, dies at 80
Harold Reid, who sang bass for the Grammy-winning country group the Statler Brothers, has died after a long battle with kidney failure