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Local Obits for Tue. Feb 26th, 2019

Dawson

Michael Thomas J Johnson, 62, Dawsonville
Michael Thomas Johnson, age 62, of Dawsonville, GA, passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019. Michael was born in 1956, to the late Tommie and Elizabeth Johnson. He worked for Jef ...

Habersham

Kendrick Paul Simmons, Sr. age 43 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Demorest, Georgia on June ...

Hall

Darryl Keith Burns, 61, Gainesville
Darryl Keith Burns passed away unexpectedly on February 26, 2019, at the age of 61. He lived a full and active life and enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren, a ...
Linda Joe Thorpe, 70, Oakwood
Linda Joe Thorpe age 70 of Oakwood, GA was born on March 26, 1948 in Gainesville, GA, Hall County to Clarence and Mary Brown. She attended school in Gainesville, GA. She worked for ...

Jackson

Nancy Louise Parker Maynard, age 92, of Commerce, GA passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019.  She is survived by children, Janice and John Ewing, Lawrenceville, GA, Virginia D ...
Frank Wood, 84, Nicholson
Mr. Frank Wood, age 84, of Nicholson, GA, formerly of Athens, died Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at Hillhaven Nursing Home.  Mr. Wood was born in Danielsville to the late Esco an ...

Other

Marilyn Flanagan Waters, 77, Alpharetta
Marilyn Flanagan Waters, age 77, of Alpharetta, GA passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019.  She is survived by her husband of fifty-eight years, Rev. John Waters, Alpharett ...

Stephens

Oleta Cone Dekle, 71, Toccoa
Mrs. Oleta Cone Dekle, age 71 of Swift Street, Toccoa passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019 at her home. A daughter of the late Wesley Carroll Cone and Helen McMillon Cone, she ...

White

Harless Richard Harkins, 75, Cleveland
Richard Harkins February 14, 1944 – February 26, 2019 Richard, Daddy, Pepaw, and Pawpaw, a man loved by many names.  Mr. Harless Richard Harkins, age 75, of Cle ...
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