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

Dawson

Shirley Evans Patterson, 72, Dawsonville
Shirley Evans Patterson, 72, of Dawsonville passed away Thursday March 21, 2019 at the Woodstock Nursing Home following a period of declining health. Born December 10, 1946 in F ...

Forsyth

Betty J. Benson, 91, Cumming
Betty J. Benson, 91, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019.  Betty was born in 1928, to the late George and Berta Mobley Jones. She worked in the Forsyth Cou ...

Gwinnett

Jeanette Huff Jenkins, 87, Buford
Jeanette Huff Jenkins, age 87, of Buford, GA, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019.  She was preceded in death by parents, Rev. Lowrey and Floy Jane Huff;  sisters Evelyn ...
Jessie Dean Day, 60, Buford
Jessie Dean Day, age 60, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, March 21, 2019. He is survived by his brothers and sister-in-law, Ricky and Gena Day and Hardy Joe Day, all of Buford, ...

Habersham

Julia Frances Collins Downs, 89, was born in Waycross Georgia, September 14, 1929.  She is the daughter of Thomas Jefferson Collins and Zettie Wainright Collins.  Julia d ...

Hall

Paul Douglas Graves, 84, Gainesville
Paul Douglas Graves, age 84 of Gainesville, passed away on March 21, 2019 following an extended illness.   Paul was born on February 25, 1935 to Paul and Louise Hammond ...
Roy Guyton, 79, Gainesville
Roy Guyton, 79, of Gainesville passed away on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, March 29, 2019 ...
Betty J. Dale, 85, Gainesville
Funeral services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday March 25, 2019 in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Betty J. Dale, 85, of Gainesville. Rev. Steve Brannon will officia ...
Joseph Winn Hudgins, 54, Athens
Funeral services are scheduled Sunday, March 24, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Ward’s Funeral Home for Joseph Winn Hudgins, 54, of Athens. Rev. Charles “Chip” Penla ...
Steve Daniel Pass, 69, Flowery Branch
  Steve Daniel Pass age 69 of Flowery Branch passed away on Thursday March 21, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness.  Funeral serv ...

Jackson

 Ms. Doris Elaine Nelson Reynolds age 96 of Jefferson passed away on Thursday March 21, 2019 at her daughters residence following an extended illness. Funeral services are ...

Rabun

Bobby Gary Barber, 86, Rabun Gap
Bobby Gary Barber, age 86, of Rabun Gap, passed away on Thursday March 21, 2019. Bobby was born the son of the late Albert T. Barber, and Wade Cook Barber Stephenson on Novembe ...
Mincey Marble founder, marble innovator dies at 86
​Kenneth Mincey, who founded Gainesville-based Mincey Marble cast marble company, passed away at the age of 86 Friday.
Jo Ann Adams, Gainesville's first female pharmacist, dies at 93
When Jo Ann Trapnell Adams graduated from the University of Georgia School of Pharmacy, she was just 20 years old.
Marty Schottenheimer, NFL coach with 200 wins, dies at 77
The longtime NFL coach Marty Schottenheimer has died
Mary Wilson, longest-reigning original Supreme, dies at 76
Mary Wilson, the longest-reigning original Supreme, has died at 76 years old
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. dies at 67
Former heavyweight champion Leon Spinks Jr. has died after battling prostate and other cancers
Oscar winner, ‘Sound of Music’ star Christopher Plummer dies
Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film “The Sound of Music” and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award winner in history, has died
Hal Holbrook, prolific actor who played Twain, dies at 95
Award-winning character actor Hal Holbrook who toured the world as Mark Twain in a one-man show and uttered the immortal advice “Follow the money” in the political thriller “All the President’s Men,” has died
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44
“Saved by the Bell” star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with cancer