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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Sun. Jun 23rd, 2019

Gwinnett

Lawrence F. “Larry” Iker, 87, Lawrenceville
Lawrence F. “Larry” Iker, age 87, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his wife of sixty-two years, Marilyn Woodya ...

Habersham

Ursula E. Garland, 78, Cornelia
Ursula E. Galland Mann, age 78 of Mt. Airy, passed away June 23, 2019. Born in Heidelberg, Germany on December 31, 1940, Mrs. Mann was the daughter of the late Hans and Hildegar ...
Betty Hyde, 86, Gainesville
Betty Hyde, 86, of Gainesville died June 22, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by Memorial Park South.  

Lumpkin

Jack Frank Chapman, 94, Dahlonega
Jack Frank Chapman, 94 of Dahlonega, GA passed away on Sunday Junes 23, 2019. He was born in Akron, Ohio on October 19, 1924, to the late Leonard and Lela Chapman. He was also ...

Other

Darlene Farrell Bost, 77, Roswell
Darlene Farrell Bost, age 77, of Roswell, Georgia passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019. Darlene Bost's first love was the violin.  As a classically trained violinist, she ...
Deloana Turner Griffin, 69, Adairsville
Deloana Turner Griffin, of Adairsville, passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019, surrounded by her family at Northside Hospital Forsyth after a short battle with cancer at the age of ...

Stephens

Junior Rickey Hayes, 64, Toccoa
Mr. Junior Rickey Hayes, age 64 of Mountain View Road, Toccoa passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Stephens County Hospital. A son of the late Arthur and Nellie Ivester Haye ...

White

Gary Lamar Lamb, 61, Cleveland
Cleveland Funeral Home & Cremation Services announces that Gary Lamar Lamb, 61 of Cleveland, Georgia passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019. A Celebration of Life will be he ...
Patti Lynn Lange, 63, Cleveland
Patti Lynn Lange, age 63, of Cleveland, passed away Sunday, June 23, 2019. Mrs. Lange was born in El Paso, Texas to the late Walter Eugene and Betty Joyce Woodruff Polk.  S ...
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.