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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Aug 14th, 2019

Barrow

Evelyn Harrison Roebuck, age 88 of Auburn, GA, died Wednesday, August 14, 2019 after and extended illness. Mrs. Roebuck has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a l ...

Forsyth

Timothy Roger Buchanan, 58, Cumming
  Timothy Roger Buchanan, 58, of Cumming, GA passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019. He is predeceased in death by his father; Stanley “Buck” Buchanan. Tim i ...
John Morris Hamby, 78, Cumming
John Morris Hamby 78, of Cumming, GA passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019. A life celebration will take place on a later date. Condolences may be expressed at www.mcdona ...

Gwinnett

Christian A. Chacon Farez, age 26 of Acworth, GA, died suddenly Sunday, August 11, 2019. Funeral service will be held Friday, August 16, 2019 at 3 PM at Hamilton Mill Memorial Chap ...
Gerald Cline Hayes, 67, Buford
Gerald Cline Hayes, 67, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his father, Cline Vesta Hayes.  Mr. Hayes is survived by his ch ...

Hall

Joseph George Szombathy, 87, Gainesville
  Joseph G. Szombathy, 87, peacefully passed away on Wednesday, August 14, to join his loving wife, Shirley, following a brief illness. “Joe Z”, “Coach&rd ...
Lester Junior Holloway, 79, Flowery Branch
Mr. Lester Junior Holloway, age 79 of Flowery Branch, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019 at his residence following a sudden illness. Funeral services are scheduled for Thur ...
Vanessa Lane Hyatt-Fugate, 66, Gainesville
Vanessa Lane Hyatt-Fugate, 66 of Gainesville GA passed to glory on Wed. Aug. 14, 2019 with her husband, J. Scott Fugate at her side after a 5-year battle with metastatic breast can ...

Jackson

Gary Lee Smith, 63, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mr. Gary Lee Smith, age 63 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Wednesday, August 14, 2019.  Mr. Smith was born in Atlanta, Ge ...

Other

Robert Bruce, 76, McDonough
Robert Bruce, age 76 of McDonough, passed away on August 14, 2019. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland.
Sharon "Katy" Hodges, Waynesville
Sharon "Katy" Hodges, of Waynesville, North Carolina passed away on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.  No Formal Services are planned at this time.  Arrangement ...

Stephens

Jimmy Allen Coffey, 59, Toccoa
Mr. Jimmy Allen Coffey, age 59 of W. Currahee Street, Toccoa, GA passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at The Kennestone Wellness Center in Kennesaw, GA. A son of the late Harv ...

White

Dorothy 'Dot' Waters, 91, Cleveland
Dorothy "Dot" Waters, age 91, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, August 14, 2019. Mrs. Waters was born in Hall County to the late Clifford and Bernice Warwick Skelto ...
'NewsHour' host and debate moderator Jim Lehrer dies at 85
A longtime host of the nightly PBS “NewsHour” whose serious, sober demeanor made him the choice to moderate 11 presidential debates, has died
'Naughty boy': Monty Python star Terry Jones dies at 77
Terry Jones, a member of the Monty Python troupe that revolutionized British comedy, has died at age 77
Larsen, who threw only perfect World Series game, dies at 90
Don Larsen, the New York Yankees pitcher who threw the only perfect game in World Series history, has died
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77
Former NBA Commissioner David Stern dies at 77 weeks after suffering brain hemorrhage
Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2019
This year saw the deaths of people who shifted culture through prose, pragmatism and persistence
‘Mame,’ ‘Hello, Dolly!’ composer Jerry Herman dies at 88
Tributes are pouring in from across Broadway in honor of Tony Award-winning composer Jerry Herman
Sam Dayton: Leader of regional planning group for 20 years dies
A Gainesville man who headed the Georgia Mountains Area Planning and Development Commission for 20 years has died.
James Shepherd, who founded Atlanta's Shepherd Center, dies
James Shepherd, the co-founder of a Georgia hospital specializing in spinal injuries, has died