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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Dec 11th, 2019

Forsyth

James Brooke Blake, Jr., age 82 of Roswell, Georgia passed peacefully on December 11th,2019 after a long battle of Dementia and congestive heart failure. Brooke was born to parents ...

Gwinnett

Ruth Brown Roland, 94, Buford
Ruth Brown Roland, age 94, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2019.  She was preceded in death by her husband, John Cleveland “Teb” Roland; son, ...
Charles Forbes, 76, Lawrenceville
Charles “Charlie” Forbes, Jr., age 76, of Lawrenceville, GA passed away Tuesday, December 10, 2019.   He is survived by his wife of fifty-seven years, Landy S ...

Hall

Johnny Delton Mayo II, 51, Gainesville
Johnny Delton Mayo II, 51, of Gainesville passed away Wednesday December 11, 2019. A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Friday, December 20, 2019 at Memorial Park Fun ...
Elder Lamar Gabriel, 68, Gainesville
Mr. Elder Lamar Gabriel, age 68, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019. A Memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, December 28, 2019 from 2:00 to ...
Ruth Elaine Parsons, 75, Gainesville
Ruth Elaine (Crandell) Parsons was born May 15,1944 in Saginaw, Michigan, the daughter of Muriel (Smiley) Crandell and Howard Crandell.  A 1965 graduate of the University of M ...
.Lori Keller Stuber, Gainesville formerly of Naples, Fl and Sapphire Va
Following a very active life during her 47 years in Naples, FL, 32 years in Sapphire Valley, NC and 10 years in Gainesville, GA, Lori Keller Stuber passed away on Wednesday, Decemb ...

Jackson

John Brian Sears, 50, Commerce
John Brian Sears, age 50 of Commerce, GA passed away Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2019 at his residence.   Born on Jan. 14, 1969 in Commerce, GA, he was the son of the late Johnn ...

Lumpkin

John Jones, 75, Dahlonega
Mr. John Ralph Jones Jr., age 75, of Dahlonega, passed away on December 11, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a short illness.  Ralph was a member of the Dahl ...
Ralph Jones, 75, Dahlonega
Mr. Ralph Jones, age 75, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, December 11, 2019.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home of ...
Wayne Colston, first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School, dies at age 66
The man who served as the first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School has died at the age of 66.
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme
Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbor Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles
Kirk Douglas, longtime influential movie star, dies at 103
Kirk Douglas, the muscular actor with the dimpled chin who starred in "Spartacus," "Lust for Life" and dozens of other films and helped fatally weaken the Hollywood blacklist, has died at 103