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Obituaries & Related Stories

Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Sep 6th, 2019

Dawson

Gus Baker, 64, Dawsonville
Gus Baker, 64, of Dawsonville passed away suddenly at his residence on Friday September 6, 2019. Born January 28, 1955 in Hall County to the late Robbie and Elizabeth Baker, he ...

Forsyth

Donald C Creed, 89, Cumming
Donald C. Creed, age 89, of Cumming, Georgia passed away Friday, September 6, 2019.  Mr. Creed is survived by his wife of 63 years Shirley Creed; Daughters and sons-in-law ...
Joseph Donald Frey, 28, Cumming
Joseph Donald Frey was born alongside his twin, Mitchell Edward Frey, in Cumming, GA on August 3, 1991. He left this world and entered the Gates of Heaven on September 6, 2019.&nbs ...
Lemuel Guy Pruitt, 82, Cumming
Lemuel Guy Pruitt, age 82, of Cumming, GA, passed away on September 6, 2019. He was a member of Roanoke Baptist Church in Cumming, GA. Lemuel owned and operated Guy’s Biscuit ...

Habersham

Michael "Mike" P. Davis, 61, Demorest
Michael "Mike" P. Davis, age 61, of Demorest, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019 unexpectedly.  Mr. Davis was born on May 8, 1958 in Minneapolis, Mi ...

Hall

Doreatha Gwendolyn (Davis) Chapman, 80, Gainesville formerly of New York City
Mrs. Doreatha Gwendolyn (Davis) Chapman, age 80 of Gainesville, Georgia, formerly of New York City, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center surrou ...
Roger Paul Ownby, 61, Gainesville
Mr. Roger Paul Ownby (Paul), age 61 of Gainesville, died at his home following a short illness. Born January 31, 1958 Paul was raised in Roswell, Georgia. He graduated from Rosw ...
Willa Nelle "Bill" Gardner, 81, Gainesville
Mrs. Willa Nelle “Bill” Gardner age 81 of Gainesville passed away on Friday September 06, 2019 at Pure Hearts Person Care Home following an extended illness. Bill wa ...

Lumpkin

Joe Grizzle, 78, Dahlonega
Mr. Joe Grizzle, age 78, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, September 6, 2019. Joe was born on September 28, 1940 to the late Grady and Elizabeth Garrett Grizzle.  In additio ...

Other

Geneva Wynne, 81, Athens
Geneva Wynne, 81, of Athens, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on September 6, 2019.  She was born on May 20, 1938 in Miami Fl to Lemuel Lincoln Anderson ...

Stephens

Melvin Ray Savage, 90, Toccoa
Mr. Melvin Ray Savage, age 90, of Toccoa, Georgia, passed away Friday, September 6th, 2019, at the Cottingham Hospice House in Seneca, S.C. Melvin was born on February 28th, 192 ...
Egyptian state TV says ex-President Mubarak has died at 91
Egypt's state TV says the country's former President Hosni Mubarak, ousted in the 2011 Arab Spring uprising, has died at 91
Wayne Colston, first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School, dies at age 66
The man who served as the first principal of Mt. Vernon Elementary School has died at the age of 66.
'Good Times' Ja'Net DuBois dies; co-wrote 'Jeffersons' theme
Ja’Net DuBois, who played the vivacious neighbor Willona Woods on “Good Times” and composed and sang the theme song for “The Jeffersons,” has died
Kennesaw State's second president, Betty Siegel, dies at 89
Kennesaw State University is mourning the death of its second president, Dr. Betty L
Bill Ensley, coach who revitalized UNG basketball program, dies at 84
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020 for the man who is credited with reviving the basektball program at the University of North Georgia in Dahlonega.
Robert Conrad, star of "The Wild, Wild West," dies at 84
Robert Conrad, the rugged, contentious actor who starred in the hugely popular 1960s television series "Hawaiian Eye" and "The Wild, Wild West," has died
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi dies
Gainesville banker Bill Galardi has died at the age of 73 following a long illness.
Actor-comedian Orson Bean, 91, hit and killed by car in LA
Authorities in Los Angeles say actor and comedian Orson Bean was hit and killed by a car in Los Angeles