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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sat. Mar 9th, 2019

Forsyth

William James “Bill” Bent died on March 9, 2019 in Buford, GA at the age of 87. Bill is survived by his wife, Dottie of GA, daughters, Cheri Fagalde, Susie Thier and ...
Joan Claudine Cook, 80, Cumming
Joan Claudine Cook, age 80, of Cumming, GA, passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019. Joan loved to read and watch movies. She is preceded in death by her parents, Harold and Clau ...
Dorothy Mae King, 94, Cumming
Dorothy Mae King, age 94, of Cumming, Georgia, passed away March 9, 2019, the day before her 95th birthday. Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents: Grace and Lawrence Higgins, ...

Gwinnett

Stephanie Lauren Ellis, age, 45 of Dacula, GA passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019. She was preceded in death by her father, Eddie Buckles and grandparents, Mildred and Quitman P ...
Avis Hodges, 68, Buford
Avis Hodges, age 68, of Buford, GA passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, George and Edna Hodges. She is survived by her children, Robert ...

Habersham

Cheryl Grace Powers House, age 64 of Cornelia, Georgia passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019. Born in Demorest, Georgia on January 29, 1955, she was a daughter of Sophie Clower ...

Hall

Nancy Green, 91, Murrayville
Nancy Green, age 91, of Murrayville, Georgia, formerly of Lawrenceville, Georgia, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019. The family will receive friends Sunday, March 17 from 12:30 P ...
Dean Dillard Gregory, 88, Braselton
Mr. Dean Dillard Gregory, age 88, of Braselton died on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at Landmark Hospital in Athens, GA. Graveside  services with full military honors will be held a ...

Jackson

Mr. William Harvey “Pete” Mintz, age 90, of Maysville, GA died Friday, March 8, 2019 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Mintz was born in Maysville t ...
Tara Marie Panek, 32, Hoschton
Tara Marie Panek age 32 of Hoschton passed away Saturday March 9, 2019 at her residence. Mrs. Panek was born December 7, 1986 in Marietta, Georgia. She was a homemaker and a mem ...

Lumpkin

Roy Joseph Polaske, 71, Dahlonega
Roy Joseph Polaske, age 71, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019. Visitation will be from 11AM to 4PM, Thursday, March 14, 2019, with a Celebration of Life Ser ...
Todd Eugene Shirley, 46, Dahlonega
Todd Eugene Shirley, 46, of Dahlonega passed away on Saturday, March 9, 2019 at his residence. Todd was employed in the catering industry and was an avid sports enthusiast who love ...
Timothy Wayne Wyatt, 54, Dahlonega
Timothy Wayne Wyatt, age 54, of Dahlonega was called home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 9, 2019.  Tim was born August 29, 1964 in Bristol, Tennessee and had lived in ...
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison dead at 88
Nobel laureate Toni Morrison was a pioneer and reigning giant of modern literature whose imaginative power in "Beloved," "Song of Solomon" and other works transformed American letters
Gainesville man remembered for his antiques mall, his work with state film industry
A Gainesville man is being remembered for his Cumming antiques mall and his pioneering work with the state's film industry.
Gainesville woman, a recognized leader in nursing profession, dies
A celebration of life will be held Saturday for Evelyn Waugh whose name is synonymous with the nursing profession in Gainesville.
Towering Broadway director and producer Hal Prince has died
Towering Broadway figure Harold Prince, who won 21 Tony Awards as director and producer, has died at 91
Funeral set for former Hall County Commission Chairman Jerry Carpenter
The funeral will be held Wednesday for former Hall County Commission Chairman Jerry Carpenter, who was also a former member of the county board of education.
Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens dies at 99
John Paul Stevens, who served on the Supreme Court for nearly 35 years and became its leading liberal, has died
Longtime coach, educator Charles Musselwhite dies at age 87
Funeral services for longtime educator and coach Charles E. "Charlie" Musselwhite of Gainesville are schedule for Saturday, July 13, 2019.
Emmy-winning actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88
Award-winning television, film and theater actor Rip Torn has died at the age of 88, according to his publicist