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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 ...
Former Georgia Supreme Court chief justice dies from virus
A former chief justice of the Georgia Supreme Court has died
Former Hall County Commission chair Whitmire dies at 86
Donald "Don" Ralph Whitmire, a former chairman of the Hall County Commission, died Thursday at the age of 86.
2-time Hawks NBA All-Star 'Fast Eddie' Johnson dies at 65
Eddie Johnson, the two-time All-Star for the Atlanta Hawks whose career was shortened by arrests which led to a life sentence in prison, has died
Actor Sean Connery, the 'original' James Bond, dies at 90
Scottish actor Sean Connery, considered by many to have been the best James Bond, has died, aged 90
Whitey Ford, 91, pitcher who epitomized mighty Yankees, dies
The great New York Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford has died
Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65
Guitar virtuoso Eddie Van Halen is being mourned across the world of music
Thomas Jefferson Byrd, known for Spike Lee films, killed
Police say actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has been shot dead in Atlanta
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis dies at 78
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis has died