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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Nov 22nd, 2019

Banks

John Turner, 56, Gillsville
Mr. John Jeffery Turner, age 56, of Gillsville died Friday, November 22, 2019.  Jeff was born in Gainesville to the late, John W. and Frances Belle Lewallen Turner.  Jeff ...

Forsyth

Brice Bennett, Jr, 63, Cumming
Brice Bennett, Jr., 63, a life-long resident of Cumming passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. Brice worked for General Motors and then joined his father in owning and operating Be ...
Chadwick Jason Watson, 45, Cumming formerly of Easley, SC
Chadwick Jason Watson, age 45, of Cumming, Georgia, originally from Easley, South Carolina, died on Nov. 22, 2019 from the development of a third astrocytoma brain tumor.  Cha ...
Richard William Chancy, 48, Cumming
Heaven welcomed its newest warrior angel, Richard William Chancy, 48 of Cumming, Georgia on November 22, 2019.  Richard was a successful entrepreneur, mentor, counselor, le ...
Bobby Turner, 79, Cumming
Bobby Turner, 79, a lifelong resident of Cumming passed away Friday, November 22, 2019.  Bobby had a very big personality and was always charming.  He loved his Tennessee ...
Anne Merritt Van Asperen, age 77, of Cumming, GA passed away on November 22, 2019.  She was preceded in death by parents, Harry M. Merritt and Jane Smith Merritt. Mrs. Van ...

Habersham

Garnette Devin Wade, 44, Mt. Airy
Garnette Devin Wade, age 44 of Mt. Airy, passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. He is survived by his parents Reggie and Catherine Wade of the home, daughter Brooke Wade of Hiaw ...

Hall

Benjamin Brock, 91, Gainesville
Benjamin “Ben” Lamar Brock, Jr. age 91 a lifetime resident of Gainesville passed away Friday November 22, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Brock was ...
Sheryl Ann Prince, 60, Gainesville
Ms. Sheryl Ann Prince, 60, of Gainesville passed away Friday November 22, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held Monday November 25 ...
Merry L. Scoggins, 76, Gainesville
Mrs. Merry L. Scoggins age 76 of Gainesville, Ga. died Friday November 22, 2019. Little Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory of Gainesville, Ga.
Clayton Sweat, 45, Gainesville
Clayton Andrew Sweat, 45, of Gainesville, GA passed away on Friday, November 22, 2019 in Cumming, GA.  Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA  
Bethel Wilson, 82, Lula
Bethel Wilson age 82 of Lula passed away Friday November 22, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Mr. Wilson was born in Lula on January 5, 1937 to the late Oliver & ...

Jackson

Marion Obie Faulkner, 72, Maysville
Ivie Funeral Home Commerce announces services for Marion Obie Faulkner 72 of Maysville, who died Saturday Nov. 22, 2019.  He was the son of the late Parks and Jean Ayers Fa ...
Billy Ray Palmer, 57, Braselton
Billy Ray Palmer, age 57, of Braselton passed away Friday, November 22, 2019.  Funeral services will be held 7:00 pm Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at Lawson Funeral Home Chape ...
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Joshua Alton “Josh” Smith, age 27 of Commerce, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, November 22, 2019.  Mr. Smith wa ...

Lumpkin

Kayla Howard McCormick, 25, Dahlonega
  Mrs. Kayla Howard McCormick, age 25, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. Kayla was born on November 2, 1994 in Lumpkin County.  She was preceded i ...
James Rushford, 51, Dahlonega
Mr. James “Jimmy” Patrick Rushford, age 51, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, November 22, 2019. Jimmy was born in Norwich, CT on February 1, 1968.  He has lived ...
Thomas Stewart, 66, Dahlonega
Thomas Keith Stewart, 66, of Dahlonega, GA. passed away on Friday, November 22, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center, Gainesville, GA.  Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville ...

Other

Donald Clark, 62, Powder Springs
Donald Wesley Clark age 60 Of Powder Springs, Ga. Most of Life in Hall county, Ga. died Friday November 22, 2019 in Cobb county Georgia.  Funeral service will be held at 2 ...
Donald W. Clark, 60, Powder Springs
Donald W. Clark age 60 of Powder Springs, Ga. died Friday November 22, 2019. Little Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory of Gainesville, Ga.
Margie Williams, 69, Johns Creek
Margie Williams, age 69 of Johns Creek, GA, died Friday, November 22, 2019. A graveside service will be held Monday, November 25, 2019 at 11 AM at Old Roswell Cemetery, Roswell, GA ...
'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.