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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Feb 21st, 2019

Banks

Edward “Ed” William James, age 76 of Alto, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Born in Banks County, Georgia on August 17, 1942 to the late Henry and Ruth Le ...

Barrow

Iris U. Johnson, 73, Auburn
Iris U. Johnson, age 73, of Auburn passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019.  Funeral services will be held 2:00 pm Sunday, February 24, 2019 at Lawson Funeral Home Cha ...

Dawson

Ethel Mae Odum, 100, Dawsonville
Ethel Mae Odum, 100, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday February 21, 2019 at Grandview Nursing Home following a period of declining health. Born October 18, 1918 to the late Ed ...

Forsyth

Emma Elizabeth Nicole Dew 5wks old passed away on February 21, 2019. Emma is survived by her parents Christopher Reeves and Cara Dew. Emma is also survived by her 2 brothers; D ...
Ronald “Ronnie” Clarence Hambrick, age 71, longtime resident of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Ronnie was born in 1947, to the late Ollie and ...

Habersham

Stanley Wayne Franklin, 58, Mt. Airy
Funeral services for Stanley Wayne Franklin, age 58 of Mt. Airy, will be held at 2:00 PM, Saturday, February 23, 2019, at Hillside Memorial Chapel with Rev. Scott Ledbetter and Rev ...

Hall

Howard Turner Anderson, 88, Oakwood
Mr. Howard Turner Anderson age 88 of Oakwood passed away on Thursday February 21, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services are s ...
Elizabeth Belton Dillishaw, 34, Gainesville
Elizabeth Belton Dillashaw, age 34, of Gainesville, GA passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019. She is survived by her children, Claire Dillashaw and Luke Dillashaw; father, Mar ...

Jackson

Sherry Lynn Garrett, 44, Nicholson
Mrs. Sherry Lynn Garrett, age 44, of Nicholson, GA died Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Grady Memorial Hospital.  Mrs. Garrett was born in Commerce to Bonnie Greene Lott of Nic ...

Other

Marjorie Van Morstein Fanning, age 98, of Atlanta, GA, passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Marjorie was born in 1920 to the late Herman and Mabel Van Morstein. M ...
F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70
Gainesville lawyer, who devoted countless hours to environmental causes and his church, dies
According to his obituary, Frank Armstrong's reverence for the earth was demonstrated by his planning of numerous Earth Day programs and his devotion to Elachee Nature Science Center.
Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85
Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show and formed a lasting comedy partnership with cast member Harvey Korman, has died
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died
Gainesville lawyer, former president of the state bar dies
Doug Stewart was senior litigator with Stewart Melvin & Frost in Gainesville.
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74
Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died
Former Flowery Branch City Councilwoman dies
Mary Jones died Thursday at her residence at the age of 76.
Joe T. Wood, Sr., longtime Gainesville insurance executive and former state House member, dies
A longtime Gainesville insurance executive, who also served 23 years in the Georgia House of Representatives, died Saturday