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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 24th, 2019

Banks

Ruby Marie Baxter Kyle, 85, Maysville
Ruby Marie Baxter Kyle, age 85, of Maysville, GA passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019.  She is survived by her husband of sixty-four years, Charles Lee Kyle, Maysville, GA; s ...

Forsyth

Myrtice Nell Strickland, age 81, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019. She was born in 1938, to the late Hubert and Celia Ridings. She was a member of Liberty Grove Baptist Church ...

Gwinnett

Douglas “Doug” Morgan, age 61, of Buford, GA passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his father, Eddy Dale Morgan.  He is survived ...
Ret. Col. Harold “Hal” Falk, 85, Buford formerly of Dayton, OH
Ret. Col. Harold “Hal” Falk, age 85, formerly of Dayton, OH, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019. He is survived by his wife of sixty-three years, Eleanor Hays Falk; ...

Habersham

Thomas Burnsed, 73, Clarkesville
Thomas Reginald “Tommy” Burnsed, age 73 of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019.  Born in Jacksonville, Florida on May 11, 1946, he was a son of ...

Hall

Sybil Margaret Kyker, 87, Gainesville
Sybil Margaret Kyker, age 87, of Gainesville formerly of Jefferson passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019 at the New Horizon North Nursing Home.  Mrs. Kyker was born in Hall ...
Michael Steven Lee, 65, Gillsville
Michael Steven Lee age 65 of Gillsville passed away Sunday Nov. 24, 2019 at his residence. Mr. Lee was born March 16, 1954 in Atlanta to Estalene Humphries Lee & the late Ro ...

Jackson

Lester Gordon Wetherford, 84, Pendergrass
Lester Gordon Wetherford, age 84, of Pendergrass, Georgia passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at his residence. Services will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 1:0 ...

Lumpkin

Shelby Smith Fields, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Shelby Smith Fields, age 79, of Dahlonega passed away Sunday, November 24, 2019. Mrs. Fields was born in Dalton on February 22, 1940 to the late Rev. J.C. and Lovenia Smith ...
Ella Garrett, 88, Dahlonega
Mrs. Ella Garrett, age 88, of Dahlonega passed away peacefully Sunday, November 24, 2019. Mrs. Garrett was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  She was born o ...
Johnnie Mae Hutcheson, 79, Dahlonega
Mrs. Johnnie Mae Hutcheson, age 79, passed away November 24, 2019 surrounded by family and friends. Mrs. Hutcheson was born in Lumpkin County on July 17, 1940 to the late Jimmy ...

Other

Rayburn Allegood, 74, Lavonia
Rayburn Stephen “Steve” Allegood, age 74 of Lavonia, passed away Monday, November 24, 2019, at his residence. Born in Moultrie, Georgia on March 27, 1945, he was a s ...
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86