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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jun 2nd, 2019

Forsyth

Richard Earl Hoffman, 78, Cumming
Richard Earl Hoffman age 78, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Thursday, May 2, 2019. Care and trust placed in McDonald and Son Funeral Home and Crematory, 150 Sawnee Drive, Cumming, ...
Betty Waters, 87, Cumming
Betty Waters, age 87, of Cumming, GA, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Betty “Nanny” had a gift of loving people, and if ...

Gwinnett

Lane Norman, Buford
It’s with a very heavy heart we announce the passing of Lane Norman. Lane was born in 1958 the son of Hawes and Lydia Norman. He earned scouting highest rank that of Eagle Sc ...

Habersham

Louise Smith Holcomb, 82, Baldwin
 Louise Smith Holcomb, age 82 of Mt. Airy, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Born in Mt. Airy, Georgia on March 28, 1937 to the late Harold and Marth ...
Xiane Phong, 63, Alto
Xiane Phong, age 63, of Alto, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Survivors include his wife and children. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June ...

Hall

Francisco Gomez-Renteria, 61, Gainesville
Francisco Gomez-Renteria, 61, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019 following a brief illness. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 7, 2019 at St ...
Joshua Luke Johnson, 35, Flowery Branch
Joshua Luke Johnson, 35, formerly of Flowery Branch, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019. Josh was born on February 21, 1984 in Lapeer, Michigan, to his proud parents, Ernie and Sh ...
Daniel Varner, 79, Gainesville
Daniel Varner, 79, of Gainesville passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019 following a sudden illness. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Rucker Memor ...

Jackson

Billy Joe Linual Blocker, 88, Jefferson
Billy Joe Linual Blocker, age 88 of Jefferson, GA passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019.   Born on Sept. 22, 1930 in Dallas, TX, he was the son of the late Leonard Leon and M ...
Donna Lee Ramsey Dunn, 75, Hoschton
Donna Lee Ramsey Dunn, age 75, of Hoschton, GA passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, Allen and Irene Ramsey. She is survived by her sons and d ...
Claudine Guyton Pressley, 80, Pendergrass
Ivie Funeral Home announces services for Claudine Guyton Pressley 80 of Pendergrass who passed away June 1, 2019.  Survivors include a brother James Jeffery Looney of Pendergr ...

Stephens

Rachel Faye Yarber Justice, age 70, of Toccoa, GA, passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Mrs. Justice was born on April 13, 1949 in Toccoa GA to the late Roy and Mary Yarber ...
Rachel Faye Yarber, 70, Toccoa
Rachel Faye Yarber Justice, age 70, of Toccoa, GA, passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2019. Mrs. Justice was born on April 13, 1949 in Toccoa GA to the late Roy and Mary Yarber.&nbs ...

Towns

Charles Dawson, 81, Hiawassee
Charles Dawson, age 81 of Hiawassee, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019. Mr. Dawson was born November 10, 1937 in Watkinsville, GA. A loving man who was greatly loved. Charl ...
Robert Clary, last of the ‘Hogan’s Heroes’ stars, dies at 96
Robert Clary, who played a prisoner of war in the TV sitcom “Hogan’s Heroes,” has died
Rev. Dr. William Hugh Cauthen dies at 92
The Reverend Dr. William Hugh Cauthen passed away peacefully onto his next life on Wednesday, November 9, 2022.
JGR co-owner Coy Gibbs, 49, dies hours after son wins title
Coy Gibbs, the vice chairman of Joe Gibbs Racing for his NFL and NASCAR Hall of Fame father, died Sunday morning just hours after his son won the Xfinity Series championship.
Jerry Lee Lewis, outrageous rock ‘n’ roll star, dies at 87
The untamable and often outrageous rock ‘n’ roll pioneer Jerry Lee Lewis has died at 87
Thomas Cahill, popular history writer, dead at 82
Thomas Cahill, a scholar of ancient languages and belief systems with a knack for popular storytelling who engaged history readers with such bestsellers as “How the Irish Saved Civilization” and “Desire of the Everlasting Hills,” has died at age 82
French iconic painter of black Pierre Soulages dead at 102
French painter Pierre Soulages, an icon of post-World War II European abstract art famed for his use of black, has died, according to the Soulages Museum in his hometown of Rodez
Actor in cult favorite 'American Movie' dead at 56
Musician Mike Schank, who was best known for his good guy role in the award-winning documentary film "American Movie," has died at age 56, according to a close friend
Champion driver Bobby East fatally stabbed at gas station
Bobby East, a three-time USAC national champion driver, has died after being stabbed this week at a Southern California gas station. He was 37.