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August 29, 2014
Obituaries

Obituaries (3-27 Edition)
Daniel 'Dan' Jackson Davis Daniel “Dan” Jackson Davis, age 73, of Dahlonega, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013. Mr. Davis was born in Lumpkin County, lived in Doraville for 30 years, and returned ...
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Obituaries (March 13 edition)
Anthony Pellegrino Mr. Anthony Pellegrino, age 87, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2013. Anthony moved to Dahlonega two years ago from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He was originally f...
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Obituaries (March 6 Edition)
Gwendolyn Martin Draper Gwendolyn Martin Draper, age 79, of Dahlonega, died Tuesday, February 26, 2013 in Atlanta. She was born to the late Walter Kermit and Oneita S. Martin, February 28, 1933, in...
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Obituaries for February 27
Thomas F. Johnson Mr. Thomas F. Johnson, age 71, of Murrayville, passed away Thursday February 21, 2013 at his residence following an extended illness. Thomas was born in Peekskill, NY, and moved t...
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Obituaries (February 20)
Jocelyn Cochran Kendall Jocelyn Cochran Kendall, age 75, of Dahlonega, passed away on Saturday, February 16, 2013 at her residence. Jocelyn is the daughter of the late O.L. and Elizabeth Cochran. S...
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Obituaries (February 13th edition)
Wardye Mae “Mema” Pruitt Wimpy, age 89, of Dahlonega, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2013 at Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega. Wardye was a native of Lumpkin County and lived most of h...
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Obituaries (February 6th edition)
Bente Rigmor Anderson Newirth Mrs. Bente Rigmor Anderson Newirth, age 76, of Tucker, Ga., passed away Friday, February 1, 2013. She was born in Denmark June 11, 1936. She had lived in Tucker, Ga. f...
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Obituaries (January 30th edition)
Joseph William Palmer Jr. Mr. Joseph William Palmer Jr., age 84, of Dahlonega, passed away Monday, January 21, 2013. Joe was born and raised in Gainesville, Ga., and spent a number of years in Wind...
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Obituaries (January 23rd Edition)
Janet Sue Dixon Holloway Woodward Janet Sue Dixon Holloway Woodward, age 77, of Dahlonega, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013 following an extended illness. Janet was a lifelong resident of Lu...
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Obituaries (January 9th edition)
Ralph Calhoun Mr. Ralph Calhoun, age 87, of Dahlonega, died Thursday, January 3, 2013 at his residence. Ralph was a native of Lumpkin County and a retired welder. He was a member of Blue Mountain M...
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Obituaries (December 26th edition)
Earl Sanford Mr. Earl Sanford, age 67, of Dahlonega, died Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at his residence in Dahlonega following a brief illness. Earl was a native of Lumpkin County and of the Baptis...
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Obituaries (December 19th edition)
Burt Thomas Lancaster Sr. Burt Thomas Lancaster Sr., age 59, of Monroe, Ga. died on December 14, 2012. He was born on Aug. 8, 1953 in Pittsburg, Pa. to the late Charles Lancaster and the late Cecil...
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Obituaries (December 12th edition)
Lucy Mae O’Steen Merrit Lucy Mae O’Steen Merrit, age 98, passed away Friday, November 30 at her home in Dahlonega after a brief illness. She was surrounded by loving members of her family who gave ...
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Obituaries (November 28th edition)
Hoyt Lee Beckworth Mr. Hoyt Lee Beckworth, age 82, of Dawsonville, (Lumpkin County), died Friday, November 23, 2012, at his home following a short illness. Lee was born in Birmingham, Ala. on April...
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Obituaries (November 21 edition)
Terry Wayne Chandler Mr. Terry Wayne Chandler, age 50, of Dahlonega, died Thursday, November 15, 2012. Terry was born May 27, 1962 in Montgomery, Ala.. He had lived in Dahlonega for the past six ye...
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Obituaries (Nov. 14th edition)
Eleanor Elizabeth Kendall Seabolt Eleanor Elizabeth Kendall Seabolt, 80, of Dahlonega, passed from this world on Monday, November 5, 2012. At her side and to the end, angels - her loving husband an...
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Obituaries (November 7th edition)
Janet Blair Brown Janet Blair Brown, age 53, of Dahlonega, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2012 at her home surrounded by family and friends. Mrs. Brown was born in Columbia, South Carolina, the...
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Obituaries (October 31st edition)
Rev. Curtis Woods Rev. Curtis Woods, age 82, of Clarkesville, passed away Sunday, October 21, 2012. Born in Lumpkin County, Ga. on March 01, 1930, he was a son of the late Miles and Woodie Lee Sisk...
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Obituaries (October 24th edition)
Cyndi Beckworth Mrs. Cyndi Beckworth, age 64, of Dahlonega, died Friday, October 19, 2012, at Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlonega. Mrs. Beckworth was an Opelika, Alabama native who had lived i...
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Obituaries (October 17th edition)
George Dillon Johnson George Dillon Johnson, Jr., passed away at the age of 84 on September 28, 2012 in Titusville, Fla. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Rose Marie —a former Mrs. Florida (’...
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Obituaries (October 3rd edition)
Bertha Mae Chambers Mrs. Bertha Mae Chambers, age 73, of Murrayville, died Saturday, September 29, 2012 at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville, Ga. Mrs. Chambers was a Union County ...
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Obituaries (September 26th edition)
Lt. Col. Edgar George David, Jr. Lt. Col. Edgar George David, Jr., U.S. Army (ret.), lost a brave four-year battle with cancer on September 20, 2012 in the home of his daughter surrounded by the lo...
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Obituaries (September 12th edition)
Robert Gordon Hester Robert Gordon Hester, age 66, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2012 at Greenville Memorial Hospital. Mr. Hester was born May 7, 1946 in Lumpkin County to the la...
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Obituaries (September 5th edition)
Tommy Fouts Tommy Fouts, age 55, of Dahlonega, died Tuesday, August 28, 2012, at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center in Gainesville. Tommy was born in Cumming, Ga. April 24, 1957. He was a diesel ...
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Obituaries (August 29th edition)
Michael Charles Ridley Michael Charles Ridley, age 53, of Dahlonega, died Saturday, August 25, 2012, at his residence. Michael was a lifelong resident of Lumpkin County and was of the Baptist faith...
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Obituaries (August 22nd edition)
Chief Magistrate Judge William Jeffrey “Jeff” Lowe Chief Magistrate Judge William Jeffrey “Jeff” Lowe, age 54, of Dahlonega, died Sunday, August 19, 2012 at the Chestatee Regional Hospital in Dahlo...
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Obituaries (August 15th edition)
Hannah Thompson Culbreth Hannah Thompson Culbreth, age 19, of Dahlonega, died Monday, August 6, 2012, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Hannah was born in Gainesville, Ga. and li...
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Obituaries (August 8th edition)
Nellie Geraldine Millsaps Mrs. Nellie Geraldine Millsaps, age 76, of Dahlonega, died Monday, August 6, 2012, at the Gold City Convalescent Center in Dahlonega. Mrs. Millsaps was a native of Rockwoo...
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Obituaries (August 1st edition)
Donald D. “Don” Moose Donald D. “Don” Moose, age 61, of Dahlonega, died July 29, 2012. Don was a native and lifelong resident of Lumpkin County. He was as a retired construction worker and also wor...
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Obituaries (July 25th edition)
Jack Booth Loggins Jack Booth Loggins, age 80, of Dahlonega, Georgia, passed away Sunday, July 15, 2012 at Bay Front Medical Center/Sun Coast Hospice in St. Petersburg, Florida following an extende...
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Obituaries (July 11th edition)
Woodrow Parks Woodrow Parks, age 99, passed away July 2, 2012. Mr. Parks is preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Garrett Parks; parents Harvey Frank and Sallie Green Parks; sisters, Mary Lou Che...
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Obituaries (June 27th edition)
Homer 'Lee' Fields Homer “Lee” Fields, age 77, of Gainesville, Georgia, passed away peacefully at 11:26 a.m. on Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center after a sudden illness....
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Obituaries (June 13th edition)
Bernice Williams Mrs. Bernice Williams, age 90, of Dahlonega, passed away Saturday, June 9, 2012, at her home. Mrs. Williams was an Alabama native who had lived in Lumpkin County since 1983. She wa...
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Obituaries (June 6th edition)
Julian Bell Mr. Julian Bell, age 66, of Dahlonega, died June 1, 2012. Julian was born in Winder, Ga.. He lived all of his adult life in Dahlonega. He was a retired butcher. Julian was preceded in d...
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Obituaries (May 30th edition)
Lt. Col. James A. “Jim” Davis James A. “Jim” Davis, Lt. Col. (Ret), age 72, of Dahlonega, died May 26, 2012. Jim has been a resident of Dahlonega since 1989. He was born and raised in Atlanta and g...
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Obituaries (May 23rd edition)
Joanne Carol Fowler Joanne Carol Fowler, 73, of Dahlonega, died on May 12, 2012 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center. Born in San Diego, Calif. she was the daughter of the late Ole and Elizabeth Jen...
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Obituaries (May 9th edition)
Bernard Mason Mr. Bernard Mason, age 81, of Dahlonega, died May 6, 2012 at his residence. Mr. Mason was born in Lumpkin County. He retired from National Steel after 40 years as a Locomotive Enginee...
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Obituaries (May 2nd edition)
Thomas (Tom) Lonsbury Thomas (Tom) Lonsbury, age 72, went home to the Lord on April 23, 2012 after a short illness. Tom was born on December 24, 1939 in Akron, Ohio, where he resided until July 200...
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Obituaries (April 25 edition)
John (Jack) Neal White John (Jack) Neal White, age 90, of Clayton, Ga., passed away at his residence Thursday, April 19, 2012. He was born in White County, Georgia and was the son of the late John ...
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Obituaries (April 18th edition)
Ernest James Sims Ernest James Sims, age 89, of Hawkinsville Road, Macon went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 11, 2012, in a local hospital. Funeral services were held Saturday, April 14,...
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