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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Nov 3rd, 2019

Dawson

Ricky Howard Vaughan, 65, Dawsonville
Ricky Howard Vaughan, 65, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at his residence after a short illness.  He was born to the late Charles Howard and France ...

Gwinnett

Joe B. Fannon, 90, Lilburn
Joe B. Fannon, age 90, of Lilburn, GA passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his wife, Farah K. “Tommie” Fannon; parents, Emmett Dwight ...

Habersham

Phyllis Elaine Terrell, 80, Cornelia
Phyllis Elaine Terrell, age 80, of Cornelia, GA, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Phyllis Elaine Terrell was born on August 26, 1939 in Mt. Vernon, Illinois.&nb ...

Hall

Barney Edward Thomas, 88, Clermont
Cleveland Funeral Home & Cremation Services announces that Barney Edward Thomas, age 88 of Clermont, Georgia passed away on November 3, 2019 following a brief illness.  ...
Barney Edward Thomas, 88, Clermont
Barney Edward Thomas, 88 of Clermont, GA, passed away on November 3rd, 2019 surrounded by family. Barney was born on September 28, 1931 in Union County, GA. He was a US Army Vete ...
Janice Hughes, 70, Gainesville
Ms. Janice Presley Hughes, age 70 passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019. Services will be held in Ft. Worth, Texas at a later date.
Ophelia Stowers Marmee, 83, of Lula passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Ashton Senior Living. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, November 9, 2019 in the ...
Nicolai “Nico” Jay Simon, 19, Flowery Branch
Nicolai “Nico” Jay Simon, age 19, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019. Memorial Mass will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 9, 2019 at Christ The ...

Jackson

Sue Rylee, 96, Commerce
Mrs. Sue Bernell Rylee, age 96, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, November 03, 2019 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mrs. Rylee was born in Commerce to the late Thomas ...

Other

Sherri Criau, 62, Alpharetta
Sherri Criau, 62, of Alpharetta passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019. Sherri was born May 13, 1957 in Thomaston, GA and grew up in Chamblee where she was a member of Donaldson Bapt ...

Stephens

Mrs. Yvonne Dailey Llewellyn, age 72 of Davis Avenue, Toccoa passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at her residence. A daughter of the late Eugene and Ruth Moss Dailey, she was b ...
John Terrell Cash, 83, Eastanollee
Mr. John Terrell Cash, age 83 of Buena Vista Extension, Eastanollee passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. A son of the late Robert and Ov ...

White

James Carlton Howard, 60, Cleveland
Mr. James Carlton Howard age 60 of Cleveland passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019. Mr. Howard was born on September 13, 1959, in Gainesville, GA, to the late Carl Thomas Howard ...
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
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.