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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Mar 17th, 2019

Dawson

Luise Harshbarger, 97, Dawsonville
Ms. Luise Harshbarger 97, of Dawsonville, GA passed away on March 17, 2019. Luise is predeceased in death by her husband Voyte Harshbarger. She is survived by her daughters; ...
Garry Anthony Ivey, 62, Dawsonville
Garry Anthony Ivey, 62, of Dawsonville passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019 following an extended illness. Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 21, 2 ...

Forsyth

Lucilla Whitt, 74, Cumming
  Lucilla Whitt 74, of Cumming, GA passed away on March 17, 2019. Services will be held in Texas at a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdonaldandson.c ...

Hall

Jerry L. Swaim, 84, Flowery Branch
Mr. Jerry L. Swaim, age 84, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at The Oaks of Limestone. The family will receive friends 5:00 – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, Mar ...
Matthew David Williams, 33, Flowery Branch
Mr. Matthew David Williams, age 33, of Flowery Branch passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center – Gainesville. Memorial Services will be held ...
Rex Michael "Mike" Watson, 65, Gainesville
  Rex Michael "Mike" Watson, 65 of Gainesville passed away Sunday March 17, 2019 at his residence. A lifelong resident of Hall County, Mr. Watson was a graduat ...

Jackson

Chuck Lee Baxter, 59, Commerce
Mr. Chuck Lee Baxter, age 59, of Commerce, GA died Saturday, March 9, 2019 at his residence.  Mr. Baxter was born in Commerce to the late Gaston Lafayette “Fate” a ...
Helen K. Brewer, Commerce
Mrs. Helen K. Brewer, age 91, of Commerce, GA died Sunday, March 10, 2019 at Hill Haven Nursing Home.  Mrs. Brewer was born in Commerce to the late William Armenius and Tressi ...
Stanley Fouche, 70, Nicholson
Mr. Stanley Fouche, age 70, of Nicholson died Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Emory Hospital.  Mr. Fouche was born in Athens to the late, Willard and Myrtle Palmer Fouche.  Mr. ...

Other

Mittie Elizabeth Pickren Thomas, 76, Seneca, SC formerly of Toccoa
Mrs. Mittie Elizabeth Pickren Thomas, age 76 of Seneca, South Carolina and formerly of Toccoa, Georgia passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019 at the Greenville Memorial Hospital. A ...
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