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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. May 16th, 2019

Banks

Charlie Turpin, 73, Homer
Charlie Turpin, age 73 of Homer, GA passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at his residence.   Born on September 19, 1945 in Homer, GA, he was the son of the late Robert and ...

Forsyth

Charline Gail (Mull) Almquist was born on January 21, 1933 and passed away on May 16, 2019 after an extended illness.  Gail was a resident of Cumming, Georgia at the time of h ...

Gwinnett

Linda Alexander Heard, 76, Buford
Linda Alexander Heard, age 76, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 after an extended illness. She was preceded in death by parents, W. R. and Willie Mae Alexander; and ...

Habersham

Rita Smith Holcomb, 63, Demorest
Rita Smith Holcomb, age 63 of Demorest, Georgia, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 16, 2019.   Born in Demorest, Georgia on April 04, 1956, she was a daught ...

Hall

Frank Willett Armstrong, 78, Gainesville
Frank Willett Armstrong died May 16, 2019.  A celebration of his life will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at Gainesville First United Methodist Church.  ...

Jackson

Scott Neal Stephens, 54, Commerce
Scott Neal Stephens, age 54 of Commerce, GA passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at his residence.   Born on Feb. 20, 1965 in Naples, FL, he was the son of  R.C. Step ...

White

Joyce Reid Sanders, 87, Sautee-Nacoochee
Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland announces the death of Mrs. Joyce Reid Sanders, age 87, of Sautee-Nacoochee. Mrs. Sanders passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019. Arrangements are inc ...
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile drummer, dies at 80
Ginger Baker, Cream's volatile and propulsive drummer, dies at 80
Diahann Carroll, Oscar-nominated, pioneering actress, dies
Diahann Carroll, the Oscar-nominated actress and singer who won critical acclaim as the first black woman to star in a non-servant role in a TV series as "Julia," has died at 84.
Ex-French President Chirac, who stood up to US, dies at 86
Jacques Chirac, a two-term French president who was the first leader to acknowledge France's role in the Holocaust and defiantly opposed the U.S. invasion of Iraq in 2003, has died at age 86
Cokie Roberts, longtime political journalist, dies at 75
Cokie Roberts, daughter of politicians who went on the become famous as a political reporter and analyst, dies at 75
Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75
Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars rock band, has been found dead in a New York City apartment
NASCAR Modified legend Stefanik dies in plane crash
Mike Stefanik, one of two drivers in NASCAR history to win nine national series or touring championships, died Sunday in a small single-seat plane crash. He was 61.
Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dies at 70
Eddie Money, the husky-voiced, blue collar rock star known for such hits as "Two Tickets to Paradise" and "Take Me Home Tonight," has died at 70
Best-selling Southern author Anne Rivers Siddons dies at 83
Anne Rivers Siddons, a best-selling Southern author known for novels "Heartbreak Hotel" and "Peachtree Road" has died