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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Thu. May 23rd, 2019

Banks

Hunter Nathaniel-Casey, 6 m, Carnesville
Infant Hunter Nathaniel-Casey, 6 months old of Carnesville, GA passed away Friday, May 17, 2019. Born on December 21, 2018 in Atlanta, GA, he was the son of Kimberly Casey Evere ...

Barrow

David Alan McKinnon, 77, Statham
David Alan McKinnon, age 77, of Statham passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019.  Lawson Funeral Home, 4532 Hwy 53, Hoschton, GA, 30548, www.lawsonfuneralhome.org, 706 ...
Doris Lee Milam Mertens, 90, passed away on May 23rd, 2019. Doris “Nana” as many called her was born on March 3, 1929 in Alexandria, LA and was the eldest of 8.  S ...

Gwinnett

Robert Lee Baisden, 58, Buford
Robert Lee Baisden, Jr., age 58, of Buford, GA passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lee Baisden, Sr. and Ruby Frazier. He is survi ...
Michael Dwayne Countess, age 58, of Buford, GA passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019. He was preceded in death by his father, Wayne Countess. Mr. Countess is survived by his wife o ...

Habersham

Randy Franklin King, Sr., 65, Clarkesville
Mr. Randy Franklin King, Sr., age 65 of Clarkesville passed away on Monday, May 20, 2019 at Atlanta Medical Center. He donated his body to Emory University Medical School for resea ...
Betty Ruth Chapman Ward, 77, Cornelia
Mrs. Betty Ruth Chapman Ward, age 77, of Cornelia, Ga passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center following an extended illness. Funeral services a ...

Hall

Violeta Maria Carrion, 90, Flowery Branch
Violeta Maria Carrion, age 90, of Flowery Branch, GA passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019. She was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-one years, Humberto Carrion, Jr. Sh ...
Joel McArthur Deaton, 76, Clermont
Mr. Joel McArthur Deaton, age 76, of Clermont, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2019. Mr. Deaton was born in Gainesville to the late Leonard T. and Christine Hosch Deaton.  In ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Betty Yvonne Stone Weatherly, age 71, Athens, Georgia of the South Jackson Community, who passed away on Wednesday, May 22, 2019. Mrs ...

Lumpkin

CYNTHIA KAY (FERRIS) SCHUMANN, age 72, passed away peacefully at her home in Dahlonega, Georgia on the evening of Tuesday, May 7, 2019 with her husband Robert by her side. Cindi ...

Stephens

Jerry Hardin Sheriff, 76, Toccoa
Mr. Jerry Hardin Sheriff age 76 of Toccoa passed away Thursday May 23, 2019 at Brookside Assisted Living in Commerce. A son of the late Marvin and Morene Adams Sheriff, he was b ...
Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
Heiress, designer and romantic Gloria Vanderbilt has died at age 95.
Bart Starr, QB who led Packers to greatness, dies at 85
Bart Starr, Green Bay quarterback and catalyst of Vince Lombardi's powerhouse 1960s teams, dies at 85
F1 champion and aviation entrepreneur Niki Lauda dies at 70
Three-time Formula One world champion Niki Lauda, who won two of his titles after a horrific crash that left him with serious burns and went on to become a prominent figure in the aviation industry, has died. He was 70
Gainesville lawyer, who devoted countless hours to environmental causes and his church, dies
According to his obituary, Frank Armstrong's reverence for the earth was demonstrated by his planning of numerous Earth Day programs and his devotion to Elachee Nature Science Center.
Comedian Tim Conway of 'The Carol Burnett Show' dies at 85
Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show and formed a lasting comedy partnership with cast member Harvey Korman, has died
Legendary actress and singer Doris Day dead at 97
Doris Day, whose wholesome screen presence stood for a time of innocence in '60s films, has died
Gainesville lawyer, former president of the state bar dies
Doug Stewart was senior litigator with Stewart Melvin & Frost in Gainesville.
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in the 'Star Wars' films, dies at 74
Actor Peter Mayhew, who played Chewbacca in the "Star Wars" films, has died