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Obituary Archive
Local Obits for Fri. Apr 3rd, 2020

Habersham

Lucille Wood Anderson, 89, Demorest
Lucille Wood Anderson, age 89 of Demorest, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020 at her residence. A lifelong resident of Habersham County, Mrs. Anderson was born in the Batesville ...
Susan “Susie” Stapleton Underwood, age 61, of Cornelia, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2020. Born on January 30, 1959, in Cornelia, she was the daughter of the late ...

Hall

Tammy Carpenter, 47, Buford
Tammy Carpenter, 47, of Buford passed away Friday, April 3, 2020. Born on October 1, 1972 in LaFayette, GA she was the daughter of the late Otis Carpenter and Betty Segars Sims. ...
Thelma P. Laney, 89, Gainesville
Thelma P. Laney, aged 89, passed away Friday, April 3rd at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Thelma was born March 15, 1931 in Statham, GA and was the last remaining child of th ...
William Rucker, 67, Gainesville
­­Mr. William Rucker was born on April 3, 1953 to the late George Rucker, Sr. and Priscilla Rucker. William was called to be with the Lord on April 3, 2020. He was preceded ...
Anita Crane Sherby, 72, Gainesville
Anita Jane Crane Sherby, 72, of Gainesville passed away unexpectedly due to pancreatic cancer on Friday, April 3. Anita was the oldest of four children born to her loving parent ...
Ellen R. Whetstone, 87, Gainesville
Ellen R. Whetstone, 87 of Gainesville passed away Thursday April 2, 2020. No services will be held at this time and per the families request the remains will be cremated. Tho ...

Jackson

Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Margaret Ann Wright Deadwyler, age 72 of Jefferson, Georgia who entered into rest Friday, April 3, 2020.  Mrs. Deadwyler was bor ...
Eleanor Marie Tornambe, 79, Jefferson
Evans Funeral Home announces the death of Mrs. Eleanor Marie Tornambe, age 79, of Jefferson, who passed away on Friday, April 3, 2020. Mrs. Tornambe was born in St. Catherines, Ont ...

Lumpkin

Herbert Murray Abee, 76, Dahlonega
Mr. Herbert Murray Abee, age 76, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, April 3, 2020 at Willow Wood Nursing Center. Mr. Abee was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.&nb ...
Robert Louis Garrett, 80, Dahlonega
Mr. Robert Louis Garrett, age 80, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, April 3, 2020. Mr. Garrett is a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County.  He was born on January 2 ...
Mr. Christopher “Chris” Michael Skillern , age 47, of Dahlonega passed away Friday, April 3, 2020. Chris was born in DeKalb County on December 9, 1972.  His mot ...

Stephens

Edward Lee Purcell, 82, Toccoa
Edward Lee Purcell age 82 of Toccoa, Georgia passed away Friday April 3, 2020 at his home. Mr. Purcell was born on October 3, 1937 in Stephens County, Georgia to the late Ernest ...

White

Geneva Lee Stringer Taylor,age 82,of Cleveland, GA passed away April 2, 2020 at the residence of James and Hilda Tallant of Cleveland where she had been residing since George F. Ta ...
Former Georgia Supreme Court chief justice dies from virus
A former chief justice of the Georgia Supreme Court has died
Former Hall County Commission chair Whitmire dies at 86
Donald "Don" Ralph Whitmire, a former chairman of the Hall County Commission, died Thursday at the age of 86.
2-time Hawks NBA All-Star 'Fast Eddie' Johnson dies at 65
Eddie Johnson, the two-time All-Star for the Atlanta Hawks whose career was shortened by arrests which led to a life sentence in prison, has died
Actor Sean Connery, the 'original' James Bond, dies at 90
Scottish actor Sean Connery, considered by many to have been the best James Bond, has died, aged 90
Whitey Ford, 91, pitcher who epitomized mighty Yankees, dies
The great New York Yankees pitcher Whitey Ford has died
Guitar rock legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65
Guitar virtuoso Eddie Van Halen is being mourned across the world of music
Thomas Jefferson Byrd, known for Spike Lee films, killed
Police say actor Thomas Jefferson Byrd has been shot dead in Atlanta
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis dies at 78
Country star and hit Elvis songwriter Mac Davis has died