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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Apr 12th, 2019

Banks

Born in Roanoke, Alabama on December 11, 1952, she was the daughter of the late Handley and Cora Fowler Smallwood. Margaret was a seamstress at Academy Garment. She was an avid rea ...

Barrow

Mrs. Georgia Mae Peppers was a longtime resident of Winder, Georgia. She attended Fair Street School in Gainesville, Georgia and worked as a Sunday School teacher. Mrs. Georgia Mae ...
Donald Stephen Rawlins, age 50, of Winder passed away Friday, April 12, 2019.  No services will be held at this time.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 305 ...

Forsyth

Richard Stent, 65, Cumming
Richard Stent, age 65 of Cumming, Georgia passed away Wednesday, March 20, 2019. Mr. Stent was born in Johannesburg, South Africa. No services are planned at this time. Care a ...
Paul Willoughby, 76, Cumming
Paul Willoughby, age 76, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. No formal arrangements are planned at this time. Care and trust placed in McDonald and Son Funeral ...

Gwinnett

Robert Joseph Logemann, age 90, of Buford, GA passed away on Friday, April 12, 2019. He was preceded in death by his wife, Carmen G. Logemann. He is survived by his children, Ja ...

Hall

Roderick Bryan (Rock) Hill, 57, Gainesville
Roderick Bryan (Rock) Hill, 57, was born on January 11, 1962 in Gainesville, GA to the late Mr. Willie R. Hill and Mrs. Doris Y. Hill. He departed this life and went to be with the ...
Marion Anderson Cantrell, 88, Gainesville
Marion Anderson Cantrell, better known by everybody as midnight. Was born September 8,1930. Departed this life on April 9,2019 , after and extended illness at the age of 88 yrs old ...
Merridy Wulz Gram, 71, Gainesville
  Mrs. Merridy Wulz Gram, 71, of Gainesville passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at her residence following an extended illness.  A Celebration of her life will be h ...

Jackson

George Ernest Sailors, 89, Commerce
Mr. George Ernest Sailors, age 89 of Commerce died Friday, April 12, 2019 at Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center.  Mr. Sailors was born in Commerce to the late, Robert &ld ...

Lumpkin

Charles Irvin Baker, 71, Dahlonega
Charles Irvin Baker, age 71, of Dahlonega, Georgia passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. Mr. Baker is survived by son Chris Baker; son and daughter-in-law Cody and Brooke Baker; gran ...
Francis Mae Griffin, 83, Dahlonega
Mrs. Frances Mae Griffin, age 83, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, April 12, 2019.    Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Anderson-Underwood Fu ...
Linda Cinderella Myers, 57, Dahlonega
Mrs. Linda Cinderella Myers, age 57, of Dahlonega passed away Thursday, April 11, 2019. Linda was born in Lumpkin County on April 28, 1961.  She was preceded in death by he ...

Other

Patsy B. Dickerson, 93, Sparta, Ga.
Patsy B. Dickerson, age 93, of Sparta, GA passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jimmy Dickerson, son, Tommy Dickerson, and daughter, Susan D ...

Stephens

Mr. Charles Donald Simmons, age 87, of Mize Road in Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at the home. A son of the late Russell and Maude Crenshaw Simmons, he was ...

White

Thomas Churchwell, 77, Cleveland
  Retired Major Thomas Churchwell, age 77, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. Mr. Churchwell is survived by his wife, LaDonna, his son Tommy and wife Mich ...
Clyde Marie Dispain, 72, Cleveland
Mrs. Clyde Marie Dispain, age 72 of Cleveland, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. Mrs. Dispain was born on June 1, 1946 in Centre, Alabama to the late Joel and Nettie Allen Med ...
Mrs. Beatrice Judy Westmoreland, age 94, of Cleveland, passed away Friday, April 12, 2019. Mrs. Westmoreland was born on Christmas Eve 1924 to the late Perry and Jane Nix Winkle ...
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