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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Mon. Mar 18th, 2019

Dawson

Betty Fay Cox Tatum, 84, Dawsonville
Betty Fay Cox Tatum, 84, of Dawsonville passed away Monday March 18, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following a period of declining health. Born February 13, 1935 in C ...

Forsyth

Alex Whitehead, 22, Cumming
  Alex Whitehead, 22, of Cumming went home to be with his Lord and Savior Monday, March 18, 2019.  Alex was a bright, sensitive, loving, and creative young man w ...

Gwinnett

Opal “Ruth” Evans, 88, Peachtree Corners
Miss Opal “Ruth” Evans, age 88 of Peachtree Corners, passed away on Monday Evening, March 18, 2019 at Village Park Senior Living following an extended illness.  ...

Habersham

Edna Jennie Gowder Elrod, 90, Clarkesville
  Edna Jennie Gowder Elrod, age 90 of Clarkesville, Georgia went home to be with the Lord on Monday, March 18, 2019. Born in Homer, Georgia on January 22, 1929, Mrs. E ...

Hall

Richard H. Crews, 65, Flowery Branch
Mr. Richard H. Crews, age 65, of Flowery Branch passed away Monday, March 18, 2019 at Friendship Health & Rehab. Burial will be at Wellwood Funeral Home & Cemetery in Hu ...
Barbara McIntosh, 75, Gainesville
Barbara McIntosh, age 75, of Gainesville, GA passed away on March 18, 2019. Funeral services will be held on Monday, March 25, 2019 at Antioch Baptist Church, 1010 Mill Street, ...

Jackson

Shirley Ann Strickland, 57, Commerce
  Ms. Shirley Ann Strickland, age 57, of Commerce, GA died Monday, March 18, 2019 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Ms. Strickland was born in Commerce to J ...

Lumpkin

George Michael Eubanks, 75, Dahlonega
George Michael Eubanks, 75, joined his heavenly Father on March 18, 2019. Mike lived in Dahlonega, Georgia. He was born in Atlanta, Georgia at Piedmont Hospital on April 16, 1943. ...

Other

Arlene Jean Adams, 75, Danielsville
Arlene Jean Adams age 75 of Danielsville, GA passed away Monday March 18, 2019 at her residence.   Mrs. Adams was born May 22, 1943 in New Haven, Connecticut to the late ...
Betty Ann Covington, 70, Alpharetta
Betty Ann Covington, age 70, of Alpharetta, GA, passed away on Monday, March 18, 2019. Betty was born in 1949, to the late Duvwrd and Maudie Sanders. She was a member of New Life B ...
Lieu Thuy Duong, 81, Norcross
Mrs. Lieu Thuy Duong age 81 of Norcross passed away on Monday March 18, 2019 at Gwinnett Medical Center following an extended illness.    Funeral services are sc ...
Bynum Perkins, 91, Dunwoody
Bynum Perkins, 91, long-time Atlanta pharmacist, passed away on March 18, 2019 at home in Dunwoody. Bynum, known to his customers as “Doc” or “Doctor Perkins&r ...
Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies as age 77
Pro Football Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey has died at the age of 77
Lee Elder, 1st Black golfer to play Masters, dies at age 87
Golf pioneer Lee Elder has died at the age of 87
Frank Williams, founder of Formula One team, dies at 79
Sir Frank Williams, the founder and former team principal of Williams Racing, has died. He was 79. Williams took his motor racing team from an empty carpet warehouse to the summit of Formula One, overseeing 114 victories, a combined 16 drivers’ and constructors’ world championships, while becoming the longest-serving team boss in the sport’s history.
Towering musical theater master Stephen Sondheim dies at 91
Stephen Sondheim, the songwriter who reshaped the American musical theater in the second half of the 20th century, has died
Prince, poultry pioneer, dies at 93
Jack Prince of Gainesville, the man who invented the chicken deboning machine, has died at the age of 93.
Betty Lynn, Thelma Lou on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' has died
Betty Lynn, who was best known as Barney Fife's sweetheart Thelma Lou on “The Andy Griffith Show,” has died at the age of 95
Former NASCAR driver Townley killed in shooting in Athens
A former NASCAR driver was killed Saturday in a shooting in Georgia that also wounded a woman, investigators said. John Wes Townley, 31, died in the shooting in a neighborhood...
Jane Powell, Hollywood golden-age musicals star, dies at 92
Jane Powell, who starred in Hollywood golden age musicals, has died