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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Wed. Sep 4th, 2019

Dawson

Robert “Bob” Allan Gumm, 79, Dawsonville
Robert “Bob” Allan Gumm, age 79 of Dawsonville, GA, passed away on September 4, 2019.  He is survived by his wife, Carolyn M Gumm; brother, Ronnie Gumm; daughter, ...

Gwinnett

C. Ronald “Ronnie” Ackles, age 89 of Buford, GA, died Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Mr. Ackles has been cremated and no service is planned at this time. Ronnie was born ...
Peter John Caltagirone, “Mr. Italian, stronger than cancer,” age 71, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019.  He was preceded in death by his parents, John R. Ca ...
Glenn Alexander, 66, Buford
Glenn E. “Bear” Alexander, age 66, of Buford, GA passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019.  He was preceded in death by parents, James and Christine Lawson Alexand ...

Habersham

William A. Trotman, 87, Clarkesville
Funeral services for William A. Trotman, Jr. (W.A.) 87, of Clarkesville, GA will be held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, at 4:00 p.m., at Clarkesville United Methodist Church with ...

Jackson

Fred Bradley Elrod, 44, Maysville
Mr. Ferd Bradley Elrod, age 44, of Maysville died Wednesday, September 4, 2019 at his residence.  Mr. Elrod was born in Commerce to the late, Morgan Edward and Gladys Ann T ...

White

Mrs. Marjorie Ann "Mema" Strunk, age 76, of Cleveland, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019. Mrs. Strunk was born in Washington, DC to the late Harry and Marjorie ...
'Forrest Gump' author Winston Groom dead at 77
Winston Groom, the writer whose novel “Forrest Gump” was made into an Oscar winning 1994 movie that became an enduring cultural phenomenon, has died
Tom Seaver, heart and mighty arm of Miracle Mets, dies at 75
Hall of Fame pitcher and New York Mets icon Tom Seaver has died at 75
Coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown dead at 78
The college basketball coaching great John Thompson of Georgetown has died
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
First Chadwick Boseman slipped on the cleats of Jackie Robinson, then the Godfather of Soul’s dancing shoes, portraying both Black American icons with a searing intensity that commanded respect
Ford, Bush presidential adviser Brent Scowcroft dies at 95
A longtime adviser to Presidents Gerald Ford and George H
Wilford Brimley, 'Cocoon' and 'Natural' actor, dies at 85
Wilford Brimley, who worked his way up from movie stunt rider to indelible character actor in films including “Cocoon” and “The Natural,” has died
Olivia de Havilland, Oscar-winning actress, dies at 104
Oscar winner Olivia de Havilland, best known as the kindly Melanie in “Gone With the Wind,” has died
NASCAR Hall of Famer Maurice Petty passes away
NASCAR Hall of Fame engine builder Maurice Petty passed away Saturday morning, according to a statement released by Richard Petty Motorsports. He was 81 years old.