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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. Mar 7th, 2019

Gwinnett

Owen Charles Lichtenwalner, 81, of Suwanee, GA, died March 7, 2019. Owen was born October 30, 1937, in Seattle, WA, to John J. and Irene H. Lichtenwalner. He attended St. Joseph ...
Michael Crawford “Mike” Sisson, age 68 of Dacula, GA, died Thursday, March 7, 2019 after an extended illness. A funeral service will be held Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 1 ...

Habersham

Sharon Lavone Anderson, Gainesville
Sharon Lavone Anderson was born on January 19, 1959 to the late Willie Mathew Anderson and the late Luetta Mize Anderson. Sharon is preceded in death by one brother Preston Anderso ...
Patsy Diehl, 65, Clarkesville
Patsy Diehl, age 65 of Clarkesville, passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Mrs. Diehl was born on July 15, 1953, in Demorest, Georgia, to the late Bobby Ray “Bud&rdquo ...
David Truett Morgan, 53, Cornelia
David Truett Morgan, age 53 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Thursday, March 07, 2019 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in Indio, California on September 19, 1965 ...

Hall

Thomas Dewey Sanders, 69, Gainesville
Mr. Thomas Dewey Sanders, age 69 of Gainesville, passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at The Oaks of Limestone following an extended illness. Memorial services will be announc ...
Richard Jason Peck, 45, Gainesville
Mr. Richard Jason Peck age 45 of Gainesville passed away on Thursday March 07, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Memorial services are scheduled for Friday March 15, 20 ...
Rhudenia “Terri” Singleton, age 65 of Gainesville, GA passed away on March 7, 2019. Memorial Service will be held on Saturday at St. John Baptist Church at 11:00 A ...

Jackson

Mary "Ann" Watkins, 51, Hoschton
Mrs. Mary “Ann” Watkins, age 51, of Hoschton, Georgia passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Funeral Services will be 11:00 ...

Lumpkin

Jerry Norman Huguley, 82, Dahlonega
Jerry Norman Huguley, 82, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Jerry was born on March 16, 1936 in LaGrange, GA to the late Forrest Kelly and Ef ...

Stephens

William David Sertain, 83, Toccoa
Mr. William David Sertain, age 83 of Pine Street, Toccoa, Georgia passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 at his residence. A son of the late Oscar and Pauline Bowden Sertain, he wa ...
Mrs. Mary “Frances” Payne Franklin, also known to many as Granny passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 at her home. A daughter of the late James “Jim” Ira ...

White

Ruth McPherson, 85, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home announces that Ruth McPherson, 85 of Cleveland, Ga passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019. It was Mrs. Ruths wishes to be cremated. No public services will b ...
Billy Wood, 85, Cleveland
Billy Wood, age 85 of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 A.M. Monday, March 11, 2019 at the Chapel of Barrett Funeral Ho ...
Verna Burns, 85, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home announces that Verna Burns, age 85 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Thursday, March 7, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete at this time. Cleveland Fu ...
Cecil Gilstrap, 77, Cleveland
Cecil C. Gilstrap, age 77 of Cleveland, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2019 following an extended illness. Mr. Gilstrap was born May 2, 1941 in White County to the late John C. ...
Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
The blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Sesame Street puppeteer Caroll Spinney dies at age 85
The Sesame Workshop says Caroll Spinney, who gave Big Bird his warmth and Oscar the Grouch his growl for nearly 50 years on “Sesame Street,” died Sunday at the age of 85 at his home in Connecticut
Acclaimed novelist Ernest Gaines dies at 86
Novelist Ernest J. Gaines, whose poor childhood on a small Louisiana plantation germinated stories of black struggles that grew into universal stories of grace and beauty, has died
1st black Georgia senator elected post-Reconstruction dies
A former Georgia state senator who was the first black lawmaker elected to the upper chamber after Reconstruction has died
'Maude' co-star, character actor Bill Macy dies at 97
Bill Macy, foil to Bea Arthur's feminist wife in '70s sitcom 'Maude,' dies at 97
Retired, longtime Gainesville school official dies
A retired, longtime Gainesville school official, former Asst. Supt. Otis Ellenberg, has died.
Rep. Elijah Cummings was a sharecropper's son, took on Trump
Congressman Elijah E. Cummings has died to complications from longstanding health challenges, his office said. He was 68.
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80