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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Jun 19th, 2019

Dawson

Jeanne Foley, 80, Dawsonville
Jeanne Foley, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday June 19, 2019 at The Phoenix at Lake Lanier following a period of declining health. Born February 9, 1939 in Dushore, Penn ...

Forsyth

Shirley Anne Moffet, 82, Cumming
Ms. Shirley Anne Moffet 82, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Shirley is predeceased in death by her beloved husband David Harry Moffet JR. She is survi ...

Hall

James O. Cantrell, 86, Gainesville
James O. Cantrell, age 86, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  He was a lifelong resident of Hall County. He was preceded in death by ...
Angelica "Noli" Nevares, 13, Gainesville
Angelica "Noli" Nevares, age 13, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Funeral Mass is scheduled for 2:00 PM Tuesday, June 25, 2019 at Hillside Chapel Funeral Home in ...
Doris Campbell Reynolds of Gainesville, Georgia passed away on June 19, 2019 at her home after an extended illness. She was born on May 9, 1929 in Hall County, Georgia and was the ...
Evelyn Grogan Walls, 89, Gainesville
Evelyn Grogan Walls “Granna”, 89, went to her Lord & Savior peacefully on June 19, 2019 with her family by her side.  Evelyn was preceded in death by her husba ...

Jackson

Katie Mae Nix, 80, Commerce
Katie Mae Nix, age 80, of Commerce died Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at St. Mary’s Hospital.  Mrs. Nix was born in South Carolina to the late, Thomas Roy and Luvee Hembree A ...

Lumpkin

J.W. Harkins, 91, Dahlonega
Mr. J.W. Harkins, age 91, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019.  Complete funeral arrangements will be announced later by Anderson-Underwood Funeral Home of Da ...
J.W. "Cotton" Harkins, 91, Dahlonega
J.W. “Cotton” Harkins, age 91, of Dahlonega passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Mr. Harkins was born in Suches, GA on August 6, 1927 to the late Ben and Alice Stov ...

Other

George Larry Culpepper, 80, Atlanta
George Larry Culpepper, 80, of Atlanta, died peacefully Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Larry was born February 15, 1939 in Shorterville, Alabama, the son of the late Everette and Ern ...

White

Raymond Lloyd, 77, Cleveland
Raymond Lloyd  JANUARY 31, 1942 ~ JUNE 18, 2019  Age 77 of Cleveland, Georgia  Funeral service Thursday June 20, 2019 12:00 pm at Chattahoochee Baptist Church C ...
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
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.